21 days ago

What awesome things do your kids do to help others?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Meet Eddie Writes. He's 7, and won a Wellingtonian of the Year award for philanthropy. He spends his spare time tie-dying t-shirts and ironing patches on bags to sell online - raising $10,000 for Wellington Regional Hospital. We bet there's lots of Eddies out there. Tell us about your kids' kind deeds in the comments.

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2 hours ago

Water not working in Berhampore

Janine from Berhampore

Hi there. Has anyone else lost their water in Berhampore? I’m on Edinburgh tce and no water, not even to flush the toilet. Just wondering if this is a city thing? I recall Kingston lost their water a couple weeks ago.

3 hours ago

11/12/19: stabbing in central Park Brooklyn on Friday 6th December - woman hospitalised # update 2

Carl from Brooklyn Residents Association Incorporated

Hello,

GBRAI is working with Wellington Police to try and identify this attacker and bring them to justice. Police assure us the team working on this are working hard to get a result. As we would expect. The woman was attached at the top of Central Park, on one of the Ohiro Road side tracks down to the park. Police are looking for ways to identify the attacker and locate the weapon used. The attacker may have escaped through Brooklyn, Mt Cook or Aro Valley.

We ask you circulate this through your contacts and other networks to assist the Police.

We ask you for your assistance and if you have any information. Maybe from vehicle dash cameras, home CCTV cameras, cell phone recordings, etc please pass on information to NZ Police on the phone numbers supplied below...



"Wellington Police need your assistance.

On the 6th of December at about 11:40am a woman was attacked and stabbed while walking her dog in Central Park Brooklyn.

The attacker is described as:-

Male.

Aged in his 30s.

5’7 to 5’8 tall

Slim build

Light brown skin

Short dark hair

Round face and dark eyes.



If you were in or around Central Park on this day and think you may have seen this person or anything that you thought was suspicious, please pass this information on to Police.

In addition Police are still searching for the weapon used during the attack if you can assist with sightings or information in relation to the item used to stab the victim. If you have CCTV cameras on your house which have a view of the street, please contact Police.

If you have a dashboard camera and may have been driving near Central Park between 10am and 1pm on the 6th of December 2019, please contact Police.

You can contact Police by calling the Crime Reporting Line on 105 or Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111".

4 hours ago

Poll: Do you have a New Year’s resolution?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Another year has nearly passed, and with every new one comes the chance to make new resolutions (or repeat your old ones). Whether it’s starting and sticking by a new fitness plan, saving to travel, or learning a new skill, do you have a New Year’s resolution? How good are you at sticking by it? Vote in the poll below.

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Do you have a New Year’s resolution?
  • 9.1% Yes - I’m excited to implement it
    9.1% Complete
  • 38.6% No - I never stick by them
    38.6% Complete
  • 15.9% I haven’t thought about it yet
    15.9% Complete
  • 36.4% I make goals throughout the year
    36.4% Complete
44 votes