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Receiving a boost this winter

Posted on 20 Apr 2018 09:30

As winter settles in, Unichem Greerton pharmacist Michelle Barbour says now is the best time to think about your health...

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Friendship, fellowship and fun in retirement

Posted on 20 Apr 2018 09:29

Probus allows fellow retirees to meet on a regular basis, listen to interesting speakers and join together in activities,...

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Aluminium pergolas on special this Saturday

Posted on 13 Apr 2018 13:54

Are you looking for a gable, curved, mono-pitch or maybe even a custom-shape pergola for your home? Undercover Industries...

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Supporting the unsupported

Posted on 13 Apr 2018 13:53

As house mother to around 70 children over the past 14 years, Eufracia Bunao has provided vital unconditional care and love...

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Step up with a free computing course

Posted on 23 Mar 2018 14:09

Many computer users are self-taught, and lack the necessary computer skills to enhance their career, business or personal...

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Toi Ohomai’s free te reo Māori course

Posted on 16 Mar 2018 13:51

If you want to learn the basics of te reo Māori (the Māori language) in a relaxed and friendly environment, Toi Ohomai...

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Generosity alive and well in the Bay

Posted on 16 Mar 2018 13:50

They say it takes a village to raise a child, and that is also true of wider communities. It is unrealistic to expect national...

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Shading the Bay

Posted on 9 Mar 2018 15:41

If you're looking for a superior, corrosion-free canopy to protect your assets from the elements, Shades Direct can...

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Scenic rail journeys in Colorado

Posted on 9 Mar 2018 15:39

Railroads are an iconic part of American history, opening up the 'wild west' and enabling commerce, development...

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A great concert just over the hill

Posted on 2 Mar 2018 09:56

Tauranga and Western Bay of Plenty residents only have to make a short trip over the hill to Matamata if they want to see...

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Celebrating 15 years of produce

Posted on 23 Feb 2018 14:20

One of the oldest farmers' markets in New Zealand is celebrating its 15th anniversary. Tauranga Farmers' Market...

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Turning Bay residents into digital citizens

Posted on 23 Feb 2018 14:19

Hundreds of people from around the Bay of Plenty have enhanced their technology know-how thanks to a free computing course...

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New warehousing course getting people jobs

Posted on 23 Feb 2018 14:19

A new warehousing and distribution course, with a focus on forklift driving, has an 82 per cent employment rate on completion. The...

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Record numbers for women’s triathlon

Posted on 23 Feb 2018 14:18

A record 800 women will take to the streets of Mount Maunganui on Sunday for the 2018 Generation Homes Women's Triathlon. The...

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Person centred care

Posted on 23 Feb 2018 14:18

With a 45 bed psychogeriatric dementia unit and a 15 bed secure dementia unit, Radius Althorp provides a safe and protective...

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New found independence

Posted on 23 Feb 2018 14:17

Whether you require a mobility scooter for short journeys or to get you across town, owner and operator Gary Darkes can...

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Feeling at home

Posted on 23 Feb 2018 14:16

Althorp Village is one of those rare places you can move to and instantly feel at home. More than 280 residents live independently...

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It’s never too late to learn how to swim

Posted on 16 Feb 2018 15:13

  Can you swim? Can your children swim? As New Zealanders, we spend a lot of time in our pools and on our...

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Bay Play celebrates 20 years

Posted on 12 Feb 2018 10:07

As part of Bay Play's ethos of being a not-for-profit charitable trust that is dependent on community funding, part...

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A jazz lounge with real character

Posted on 9 Feb 2018 15:23

Whether you prefer smooth sax, traditional-style jazz or a blend with contemporary pop, the National Jazz Festival Tauranga...

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