Residents opposed to Housing NZ's 37-lot subdivision planned for Puriri Park have little choice but to accept it, with mayor Sheryl Mai saying it meets a desperate housing need. What do you think of the development? Is it in the right place in Whangārei?
Saturday's fire in the Puwera Landfill produced a lot of smoke from the burning household rubbish. The fire has now been contained but were you effected?
The Sunday Star-Times is investigating the difficulties of finding work when you're female and over 50. Anecdotally we are aware of women being shut out of the workforce around this time. If you can relate, and are willing to talk about your experience, please email firstname.lastname@example.org