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Texas Chicken launches hottest chicken so far

Texas Chicken New Zealand, the popular fried chicken brand that prides itself on serving customers with the biggest, crispiest, juiciest and most flavoursome chicken around, has launched what could be New Zealand’s hottest ever fried chicken!

Older NZers drown in growing numbers, drowning related hospitalisations spike

The official 2018 calendar year drowning toll is down significantly on 2017 but the number of preventable fatalities involving people over the age of 45 is on the rise and Water Safety New Zealand (WSNZ) says it’s a growing trend.

Get ready for a blast of brass in downtown Hamilton

Get ready for a blast of brass in downtown Hamilton.

UCOL class of '99 Reunites

Wind back the clock to the summer of ’99 and the first group of students to study at UCOL’s new campus in Palmerston North’s CBD arrived.

Hillary centenary celebrations pay tribute to his enduring legacy

This month, a suite of events, major new commissioned artworks and the unveiling of commemorative stamps, are planned to celebrate the inspirational life of mountaineer, adventurer and humanitarian, Sir Edmund Hillary, who was born 100 years ago on 20 July 1919.

Curating change with a Kupe Leadership Scholarship

Ane Tonga started curating while she was a student at Elam School of Fine Arts.

How home care can support seniors who have given up driving

Studies show that giving up driving can have a major effect on an older person’s wellbeing and lead to depression in some cases - but the good news is that there are options to help bridge the mobility gap.

Queenstown ski fields ready for school holidays

Queenstown ski fields Coronet Peak and The Remarkables are ready to welcome the annual influx of winter school holiday visitors thanks to advanced snowmaking technology.

Cornwall Park playground upgrade work begins

Work has begun transforming Cornwall Park’s playground with new state-of-the-art features, making it one of the premier destination playgrounds in the district.

Parks, walkways big contributor to high quality of life in New Plymouth - survey

The majority of New Plymouth District residents are happy with NPDC’s parks, green spaces and the Coastal Walkway, according to a new independent survey by the National Research Bureau (NRB).