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Posts Tagged ‘ aro valley ’

Wet inside and outside Aro Valley Hall for candidates meeting

Aug 31st, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Water pistols spray candidates, and rain wet spectators for the iconic local election debate.



Colourful new mural for Aro Valley

Oct 14th, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



Aro Valley murals get a make over

Oct 14th, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



A makeover for Aro Valley’s tagged walls

Oct 14th, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



Community spirit evident at Aro Valley hangi

Aug 24th, 2016 | By | Category: Latest News

Community spirit is alive and well in the Aro Valley where a community hāngi proves a popular event.



Te Aro wins back school decile six rating after ministry raises it to 10

Apr 18th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Lead Story, News

The idea of doing away with the decile system for rating schools has found favour with a school which has had to fight against the inequities of the current system.

Tayla Shortland reports on Te Aro School’s battle.



From the dark to the light

Mar 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Diversity, Editor's Picks, Features, Most Popular, News, Student Features, Top Picture

William Matangi knows he has done a lot of good things. JONTY DINE talks to him about life as a Black Power boss, finding God, and now making a difference for young people.



Epuni St locals filling up their new compost bin

Nov 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

A compost bin was set up to benefit community and council hopes it will inspire more local bins.



Wet and wild Aro Valley gives candidates a political spray

Sep 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Hundreds of Wellington residents all crammed into the Aro Valley Community centre for iconic debate.



Hundreds turn out for popular Aro election meeting

Sep 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Radio News



Popular Aro Street bakery celebrates a milestone birthday

Aug 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Latest News

Freshly baked bread key to the success of a popular Aro street bakery celebrating its 25th birthday



Bright future for Aro Valley community centre

May 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Local group successfully fundraises to get solar panels installed on the local community centre.



Sun shines down on Aro Valley festival-goers

Mar 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Soon solar panels could be powering the local school thanks to the fair’s fundraising.



PHOTO ESSAY: The graffiti of Aro Valley can polarise

Dec 24th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Picture story, Student Features

Aro Valley’s community can have divergent views of its ever-present graffiti. Take a walk up the valley with BETHANY PEARSON.



Mixed reviews from Lambton voters after inner city meeting

Sep 11th, 2013 | By | Category: Lead Story, News

Lambton Ward’s inner city meeting last night gave an opportunity for residents to grill candidates on issues they face living in Wellington City. ANNEKA PAUL and ZAK GERRATY were at the meeting.



Aro Valley Community Council AGM as lively as ever

Aug 13th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News

The good folk of Aro Valley meet once again, bringing together their lively personalities for their AGM. JENNIFER WEBSTER reports.



Trail builders bringing back nikau to the hills of Wellington

Jul 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

A group of Brooklynites are making Polhill Reserve a more pleasant place for the whole community.



Volunteers dig dirt to ease bush trail traffic

May 8th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Most Popular, News, Top Picture

A new dedicated downhill mountainbike track will be ready by summer. ANNEKA PAUL talks to Kevin O’Donnell, above, about Brooklyn Trail Builders’ new Wellington project.



Wellingtonians would pay more for electronics to ensure safe recycling

May 7th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Wellington City Council to vote on e-waste recycling proposal calling on government to legislate.



Aro Valley residents rally to save town belt

Dec 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

RESIDENTS are angry that council town belt land positioned in Aro Valley is deemed to have “low recreational and ecological values”.

JAMES PAUL talks to Aro Valley resident’s who are concerned changes to the town belt could lead to unwanted buildings in the area.



History repeats itself on Wellington street

Dec 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, Most Popular, News

Devon Street in Aro Valley has barely changed since being named by an early settler in the last century.



Saturday’s Aro Fair being used to plan civil defence

Mar 22nd, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Volunteers will be gathering information on community



Ban means they’re not drinking their beer here

Feb 9th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Newtown behaviour better, but drinkers just go elsewhere.



Urban gardeners get together to work together

Aug 13th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Urban food hui gets more people involved in community gardening.



Capital’s quaint corners kept for posterity

Sep 1st, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Council rolls out plan to preserve older parts of Wellington.



Pure anger over government mining plan

Mar 31st, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

A speedily organised protest has hundreds chanting at Parliament



Aro Valley truck crash snaps power pole

Aug 21st, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

Police divert traffic in Aro St to clean up destroyed power lines.