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Inhuman Monsters In Human Disguises: Man Desecrates Children's Graves In Three Hour Vandalism Spree

On Saturday night at about 8:30 pm, an as-yet unidentified man entered Papakura Cemetery in South Auckland and dedicated three hours to destroying graves in a section of the property where children had been laid to rest. 324 more words

Current Events

Tribute to the South Side

A short stroll from the not-so-temporary portacom which I have called my office for the past three years is the Middlemore Hospital train station. The surrounding area, I am told, has the highest foot traffic in the district. 1,708 more words

Polyfest Portrait Project 2014, MIT Manukau

A series of six photographs from the Polyfest Portrait Project is now on permanent display at Manukau Institute of Technology’s new centrally located Manukau campus! Commissioned by the Institute, the series is entitled, … 427 more words

Pacific Art + Artists

South Side Story

 I live in a smallish two bedroom apartment in South Auckland. My wife managed to be one of the last people to get an affordable mortgage for a property with the bare minimum square metres of floorspace considered by banks. 838 more words

NZ Politics

Child Obesity

Finally someone’s standing up for what’s right when it comes to child obesity. Senior pediatricians at Auckland’s Starship Kids’ Hospital have proposed a system which takes obese children away from their fattening feeder mothers and fathers and places them in the care of weight conscious caregivers. 241 more words