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Posts Tagged ‘ Miramar ’

Kererū to benefit from native tree giveaway

Aug 30th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Thousands of native trees are being given away in a bid to boost Kereru numbers. LEAH TEBBUTT reports.



Parking solution fails to hit the mark in Miramar

Oct 19th, 2017 | By | Category: Radio News



Moves to curb suburb’s parking problems unpopular

Oct 19th, 2017 | By | Category: Radio News



Crafty way to make new friends is attracting crowds in Miramar

Aug 26th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

The Makery is building a creative craft and DIY community in Miramar



Politicians want to make the world a better place – just in different ways

Sep 14th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

A passionate and at times unruly crowd grilled Rongotai candidates in Miramar.



School, MClass help parents learn English to join community

Apr 14th, 2014 | By | Category: Diversity, Latest News, News

Parents drop their their kids at Miramar’s Holy Cross school and then stay to learn English.



Who stole my sign? It’s the latest electioneering slogan

Oct 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, Most Popular

Eastern Ward councillor Swampy Marsh finds tongue in cheek response to election theft.



Cells from breast cancer inspired design being auctioned for charity

Oct 3rd, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Lead Story, News

FRIENDS with breast cancer inspired World of WearableArt designer Fifi Colston to auction her piece Vena Immaculata at Roxy Cinema in Miramar. KHALID AHMED reports that the Breast Cancer Foundation will receive all proceeds.



Wellington mayoral campaign inspired by father’s political legacy

Oct 2nd, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Karunanidhi Muthu believes Wellington region’s population would be better served by one council.



Council award absolutely positively no joke for Sharda Patel

Sep 11th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Local Indians and migrants have been receiving her help for more than 25 years.



Labour pledges good news for Living Wage campaigner

Sep 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Lead Story, News

LIVING Wage Aotearoa tries to stay apolitical, but has welcomed the issue’s entry into the Labour leadership battle of the past week. Organisers also know where to buy their bread now after a Miramar bakery pledges support. KHALID AHMED.



Miramar youth members fundraise their way into the snow

Jul 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News, Most Popular, News, Other, Uncategorized

Young Salvation Army volunteers raised more than $500 for trip to Mt Ruapehu.



Headmistress also takes a lead in principals’ organisation

May 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Principal Joyce Adam’s 20 years of service celebrated at Miramar North school.



Hobbit fever hits Miramar

Nov 19th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

Miramar is abuzz with its own build-up towards the Hobbit Premiere – and the Roxy Theatre and Coco restaurant are its focus. Co-owned by Sir Richard Taylor, the Miramar complex is adorned with Hobbit paraphernalia and it is expecting a boom in business over the summer holidays.



City dog owners wonder where their money goes

Aug 16th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Registration fee rose this year to $165 for an un-neutered dog.



‘Good for Nothing’ good for profits at box office

May 15th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Latin America, Europe, Australia next in directors’ sites.



Start soon on Wellington’s fourth Greek chapel

Apr 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Makara site is near original and new Greek cemeteries.



Hogwarts-style school for science students

Sep 16th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Miramar student one of 150 at Sydney symposium.



Wellywood sign (or not) – you get to decide

Aug 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Lead Story, News

Meantime a temporary sign will say ‘All Blacks’.



Curious wowed by new indoor sports centre

Aug 30th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Everyone says stadium is bigger than it looks.



Some in eastern suburbs don’t want 30kph limit

Aug 22nd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

They say city council did not consult properly over change.



Pooches are pampered on the Miramar peninsula

May 30th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Uncategorized

Miramar shares more than just moviemaking with Hollywood.



Keeping Northern Iraq’s ancient Nineveh alive and well in NZ

May 9th, 2011 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Student Features

JENNIFER GILCHRIST finds out how a small, relatively unknown population from Northern Iraq maintains its culture in NZ.



Miramar Central School says goodbye to legend

Apr 7th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Bev O’Connor departs after 33 years as office manager



Miramar artists open their studios for charity

Mar 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

120-year-old art Wellington Art Club runs its first art trail



Dead Sea swim motivates pool trainers

Oct 29th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Freyberg swimmers tackling 55km imaginary journey.



Holy Cross education embedded in garden

Oct 5th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Principal helps students develop skills through enterprise idea.



Marsh wants additional tunnel for eastern voters

Sep 8th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Uncategorized

Mt Victoria residents angry with candidate’s campaign



Fantasy novel takes flight from Weta Cave

Aug 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Author switches from animation to words for her adventure



Miramar artist gets top-10 confidence boost

Jul 23rd, 2010 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Coastal-inspired paintings will stand out in a crowd.



Mayoral aspirants talk up benefits of a connected Capital

Jul 6th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Broadband and Wi-Fi expansion schemes are being touted by two would-be Wellington mayors. DAN DALGETY reports.



Rail blip fails to dampen commuting’s steady rise

May 17th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

New trains coming and new ferry being considered for harbour



No limit on Capital’s CBD pokie numbers

Mar 23rd, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Suburban pokie machines to be limited, but not in central city.



New maps show city’s biggest tsunami risks

Nov 10th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Once in 500 years, a 3m wall of water will flood business district.



Maori take softly, softly approach to Crown waterfront jewel

Mar 24th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Student Features

Maori will have soon have control of a chunk of the Wellington coast. AARON CASKEY, JESSICA DIXON, MIYUKI McGUFFIE, REESH LYON and WILLIAM LIANDO explain.



Wellington’s viewpoints: You can’t beat them on a good day

Mar 21st, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Article, Picture story

Stuck inside? Even if the weather outside is terrible, you can visit Wellington’s best lookout spots right here. LUKE APPLEBY stitched the photos together.



Election billboard shenanigans

Nov 6th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

POLITICAL billboards will not be visible on Election Day – but an exception is the Pimp Your Political Billboard competition being run by foghorn.co.nz.