Frankton, Hamilton

15 days ago

Missing Hamilton boy - Can you help Police?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Police are urgently seeking help to find missing 17-year-old Sean Ratu.

He has been missing from his Hamilton home since September 13, and Police have concerns for his safety. If you have any information, please call 105.
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16 days ago

This week's latest Blueprint

Hamilton Harcourts

View Hamilton Harcourts' latest interactive Blueprint.

If you'd like to receive Blueprint in your inbox each week, subscribe here.
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16 days ago

Fright Nite at the Glenview Community Centre

Liz from Glenview

Halloween comes to Glenview in the form of Fright Nite.  Starting at 5:30pm children aged 7 up will be able to go through the haunted hall and children under 7 will be able to enter the Little Frights area.  Entry fee of $2 per child will also get all children goddie bags.  There are scares for … View moreHalloween comes to Glenview in the form of Fright Nite.  Starting at 5:30pm children aged 7 up will be able to go through the haunted hall and children under 7 will be able to enter the Little Frights area.  Entry fee of $2 per child will also get all children goddie bags.  There are scares for the older kids and activities for the younger kids and come in costume you could win a prize bag too.   Its all happening at the Glenview Community Centre on the corner of Tommin road and Glenview terrace.  Fright Nite starts at 5:30pm and the gate will close about 8pm so event can finish at 8:30pm.  Happy Haunting.

36 days ago

WATCH: Rotterdam's floating cows: the future of farming?

The Team from Play Stuff

Hi Neighbours, could you imagine cows floating down the Waikato River?

These cows are floating on Europe's largest port, in another effort to make cattle farming more sustainable. The owners call it the world's first 'floating farm'. It's in Rotterdam and they want it to… View more
Hi Neighbours, could you imagine cows floating down the Waikato River?

These cows are floating on Europe's largest port, in another effort to make cattle farming more sustainable. The owners call it the world's first 'floating farm'. It's in Rotterdam and they want it to minimize waste and land use, and also bring food production closer to the city.

Play Now: play.stuff.co.nz...

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16 days ago
16 days ago

Enter your short story to win

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Are you an aspiring author? Entries for the Sunday Star Times short story awards are now open!

The winning entry will receive a $3000 prize + there’s a $500 prize for students in our secondary school competition.

Full details and the entry form are here.

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18 days ago

Hamilton New Zealand’s second-biggest city

Jamie Neighbourly Lead from Chartwell

Could Hamilton become New Zealand’s second-biggest city? It’s an interesting debate.

MP says Hamilton will outgrow Christchurch and Wellington in 30 years. An expert disagrees. www.stuff.co.nz...

16 days ago

Poll: Should dogs be allowed in cafes?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Dogs lolling beneath cafe tables while their owners sip lattes or glasses of pinot would have been unthinkable 30 years ago.

Now it is just the way Kiwis roll, with a raft of dog-friendly dining options available throughout the country. What do you think? Should dogs be allowed in cafes?

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Should dogs be allowed in cafes?
  • 20.9% Absolutely not - cafes are for humans
    20.9% Complete
  • 20.4% Definitely - I think it's a great idea
    20.4% Complete
  • 15.5% It depends on the cafe
    15.5% Complete
  • 43.1% Only in cafes with outdoor areas
    43.1% Complete
2631 votes
16 days ago

Poll: What's your go-to exercise?

The team Reporter from Hamilton Press

With Summer well on its way with lovely long, light evenings, there's plenty of reason to get out and about. What's your go-to evening exercise?

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What's your go-to exercise?
  • 69.3% Light walking
    69.3% Complete
  • 3.4% Running
    3.4% Complete
  • 6.8% Hitting the gym
    6.8% Complete
  • 6.8% Swimming
    6.8% Complete
  • 2.3% Yoga/pilates
    2.3% Complete
  • 11.4% Other (please comment)
    11.4% Complete
88 votes
16 days ago

Have you checked out our Hard Yakka series?

Nicola Brennan-Tupara Reporter from Waikato Times

Hi neighbours,
Spending scandals, growing deficits, board sackings: staffers at Waikato DHB have worked through it all in recent years.
But people don't stop getting sick while there's turmoil at the top of the district health board.
Thousands of employees carried on helping patients and … View more
Hi neighbours,
Spending scandals, growing deficits, board sackings: staffers at Waikato DHB have worked through it all in recent years.
But people don't stop getting sick while there's turmoil at the top of the district health board.
Thousands of employees carried on helping patients and keeping health services ticking over. Hard Yakka introduces readers to some of those people.
Our first story in the series here.
We'll have a new one each day over the coming weeks.
So check out the Waikato Times and Stuff for them.

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16 days ago

Cheap Cat Desexing

Shirleigh from Dinsdale

spread the word - breeding season has begun. Female kittens can start breeding from around 6 months of age and can have a couple of litters a year. Stop the cycle of unwanted and unplanned kittens!

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16 days ago

Young driver course

The Team from Hamilton City Council

Parents, how safe is your young driver? Encouraging good driving habits on our roads is key and this full day driving course for drivers aged 16-24 will cover both theory and practical components. 🚗

Register by phoning ➡️ 0800 855 7521.

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16 days ago

Acupuncture

Phyllis from Phyllis Acupuncture Clinic

Phyllis Acupuncture Clinic

Therapies provided for:
Neuromuscular disorders,
Musculoskeletal disorders,
Improved sports performance,
Pregnancy related issues and Digestive system issues
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Phyllis Acupuncture Clinic

Therapies provided for:
Neuromuscular disorders,
Musculoskeletal disorders,
Improved sports performance,
Pregnancy related issues and Digestive system issues

ACC - $20
Non ACC - $80
Supergold card holder is entitled for $10 off.
Each therapy session lasts 45 to 60mins.

Call Phyllis (ACC Accreditated Acupuncturist) for an appointment
(M) 0220 81 85 87

Address: 99 Grandview Rd Nawton. Hamilton

For more infor, visit:
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17 days ago

Christmas came early! 😍😍😍

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Our new website is now live and ready for visitors. Click below to see it for yourself.

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