64 days ago

Unfair treatment of community newspapers

Alan from Raumati Beach

Well-known Kapiti media expert Dr Catherine Strong says community newspapers are vital in the CONVID-19 crisis, yet the Government has cut their water off.

Dr Strong, a senior lecturer at Massey University, says the government’s blanket ban on community newspapers is shortsighted. More -- bit.ly...

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More messages from your neighbours
1 day ago

George Floyd

Alan from Raumati Beach

These are the last words of George Floyd, a 46-year-old man who died as a US police officer pinned him down, kneeling on his neck for seven minutes, until he suffocated:
"It's my face man
I didn't do nothing serious man
please
please
please I can't breathe
please man
please somebody...
Now sign the Avaaz petition -- bit.ly...

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4 days ago

Show neighbours your photography snaps of Wellington!

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Kia ora Wellington, it's time to dust off that old camera, get out and about and show the rest of your neighbours your favourite, treasured spots in your region. It could be an awesome view, the shy wildlife or even the old buildings that are wanting their stories to be told.

Go ahead, get snapping and illustrate what's beyond your backyard.

Post your photographs in the comments below ⬇

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13 hours ago

Mahara Midweek Market

Barbara from Otaki District

On tomorrow and every Tuesday in the Waikanae Town Centre from 9.30am - 12 Noon. Fresh Veg, honey, indoor plants and succulents, honey and avocados, crafts, vegan friendly crackers and granola, the Rawleigh's Man, local avocados, macrame plant hangers, seedlings and more