Happy Halloween neighbours! It's the holiday that divides New Zealand. Some argue the holiday is heavily commercial, while others say it's just a bit of fun. Either way, a couple of Auckland roads embrace Halloween every year, with thousands of kids showing up in costume. Is trick or treating something we do around here? Vote in our poll and let us know your thoughts in the comments.
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41.9% Yes - It's a bit of fun and a good night out for the kids41.9% Complete
54.9% No - It's not something we do around here54.9% Complete
3.2% Undecided - Tell us in the comments3.2% Complete
Sad news for food lovers. Central Auckland institution Food Alley is closing its doors after 28 years.
Food Alley was Auckland's first dedicated asian food hall.
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Many of us grew up flocking to Glassons, Hallenstein's, Cotton On and Just Jeans for our hardy perennials - jeans, t-shirts, summer dresses - and some of us still do.
But we're increasingly becoming aware that buying a $20 t-shirt that won't last the distance isn't that great for the environment.
While some of us are pledging to only buy second hand or to invest in statement pieces - more expensive items that will last a long time- not all of us have that luxury.
We're wanting to speak to someone who isn't giving up their fast fashion any time soon, whether it's for economic or style reasons, personal choice or indifference to the environment. Maybe you're a student who likes the choice chain store fashion brings, or perhaps you're a parent whose children are growing too fast to risk splashing out on expensive clothing.
If this sounds like you, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.