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Thursday 25th May 2017

Transformed in every way

With two degrees in hand – law and business management – Melanie O’Halloran’s interest in interior design was tugging her in a new direction....

Boston back from wild

It can be a difficult task tracking some interview subjects down; when it comes to Sam Boston, it’s next to impossible! However, despite the...

Driving ambition on fast track

Making it big in the male-dominated sport of motor racing is Franklin’s Alexandra Whitley. The 22-year-old is one of the country’s most successful drivers...

Local author talks of tales

Author, Elaine Blick, is no stranger to turning to new chapters in her life. Shortly before the release of her latest novel (Hearts Set...

Horse power – THE FISKENS’ STORY

Who are the Fiskens? It’s a simple, yet most profound question. And, it would take a lot more than one article to even begin...

Animal home comforts at Little Acres

There can come a time when, for a variety of reasons, people need to re-home their animals. While handing over a dog or a...

Nichol spares his time

NZ rugby may have a bob or two to rub together but that doesn’t mean they can afford to spare a certain Nichol. Since...

My Favourite Thing – Chest still a thing of glory

Many of us would give anything for a magic wand that instantly clears away mess and cutter, re-organises drawers and cupboards in a jiffy...

Purple haze

Gazing at the rows of deep purple flowers, their heady perfume hovering like a heat haze, you might imagine you were in  the lavender...

Karl Budge – baseline to boardroom

From ‘Serena-gate’ to Jack Sock (fittingly) claiming the men’s title, the recent ASB Classic served up plenty of drama. However, behind the scenes a...