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Watch Out For The Neighbours These Holidays - AA Insurance

Watch Out For The Neighbours These Holidays - AA Insurance

AA Insurance, Auckland - 17 December 2009 - The Christmas season traditionally brings another spike in home burglaries, but AA Insurance hopes that more neighbourly co-operation and communication will keep thieves at bay these holidays.

Northtec Tutor Achieves 12th Place In Women's Field At Honolulu Marathon

Northtec Tutor Achieves 12th Place In Women's Field At Honolulu Marathon

NorthTec tutor Ady Ngawati (Ngāpuhi) achieved 12th place in the women's field at the Honolulu marathon last weekend (13 December) with a time of 3 hours and 3 minutes.

Future Of Christchurch Arts Festival Secured

Christchurch Arts Festival Trust, Creative New Zealand and the Christchurch City Council have agreed to funding that secures the future of the Christchurch Arts Festival as a biennial feature in the city's arts calendar.

Kahurangi National Park Anatoki Pest Control Reduces Pests And Benefits Native Species

An aerial 1080 pest control operation in Kahurangi National Park's Anatoki River area in October has significantly reduced predator numbers, curbing an expected explosion in rat and stoat numbers, and making the area safer for native wildlife.

New Garden Suburb To Put Taupo At The Leading Edge Of Urban Design

Taupo District Council today announces the development of a new garden suburb in Taupo that will provide around 2200 new homes, a wide range of living styles and housing types and benefit Taupo district ratepayers and community for generations to come.

Romance Writing Contest Open For Submissions

The Clendon Award, an annual writing contest in which unpublished authors submit an entire romance novel manuscript to be judged by devoted romance readers, is now open for submissions for the 2010 award.

Pacific Blue Records 94% Domestic On-Time Performance In November

Pacific Blue Records 94% Domestic On-Time Performance In November

Thursday 17 December 2009: Pacific Blue recorded another strong on-time performance result last month, with 94% of domestic New Zealand flights departing on time.

The November result is slightly ahead of the 93% domestic on-time performance result achieved in October.

Machete Used In Hamilton Attack Sought By Police

Hamilton Police are asking store owners and shoppers to keep a wary eye out for a machete thrown away somewhere in Barton St following an incident in the City's CBD overnight.

Search For Man Missing In Ocean Overnight.

Wear your life jacket and make proper preparations before heading out to sea are the key messages from Whangamata Police conducting a body recovery operation today.

Police Dive Squad To Assist In Search For Man Off Whangamata Coast

Wear your life jacket and make proper preparations before heading out to sea are the key messages from Whangamata Police conducting a body recovery operation today.