44 days ago

Have you ever done a through-the-window retirement home visit?

The Team Reporter from Hamilton Press

With Covid keeping visitors out of rest homes, they're developing some creative ways to keep people connected.

Joan Cooper's husband is in Raidus Glaisdale in Flagstaff, as is a close friend of Shirley Ratcliffe.

The pair have been seeing their loved ones at a distance and through the window - and now through the fence - during raised Covid alert levels.

Read more here. Have any of you found inventive ways to stay connected with whānau?

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More messages from your neighbours
1 day ago

Do police need to tighten the Auckland-Waikato border case cases rise?

Todd Niall Reporter from Community News

Kia ora neighbours, With Covid-19 daily cases in Auckland forecast to double, police won't say whether boundary controls have tightened since rural locals reported higher volumes of traffic on cross-boundary back roads. Read the story below:

1 day ago

Do police need to tighten the Auckland-Waikato border case cases rise?

Todd Niall Reporter from Community News

Kia ora neighbours, With Covid-19 daily cases in Auckland forecast to double, police won't say whether boundary controls have tightened since rural locals reported higher volumes of traffic on cross-boundary back roads. Read the story below:

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6 hours ago

BE A MATE.......VACCINATE!!!!

Dianne from Hamilton East

C'mon people, its our chance to put Hamilton well and truly on the map!
Lets get our whanau, friends and anyone else you know to get along and vaccinate.....Fairfield pharmacy are just the most wonderful people who are open and ready for you, if you are nervous and anxious, ask for Katy, she will allay all your fears, and answer any queries/concerns you have, please, please do it for yourself, do it for others, do it for New Zealand!
P.S., I have had cancer, so am immunodeficient (not that I remember most of the time, lol) and I got the jab, and had no reaction/s whatsoever, so dont wait, vaccinate today!!
Kia pai te ra!!