North Shore Times : January 17th 2013
www.northshoretimes.co.nz 15 NORTH SHORE TIMES, JANUARY 17, 2013 NEWS North Auckland and Northland grid upgrade project Beaumont St Halsey St Daldy St Nelson St Hobson St Beaumont St 1 Fanshawe St Fanshawe St Motorway Wellesley St West Sturdee St Cook St Westhaven Dr Ponsonby Rd Franklin Rd Cable route Substation Key: Traffic restrictions Work sites Use alternate off-ramps. Cook St Wellesley St Port (via 16 EAST) AVOID USING FANSHAWE ST EXIT. Motorway Two citybound lanes only. Fanshawe St bus lane is open to general traffic. No right turn into Daldy St. Use Halsey St. www.transpower.co.nz TranspowerNZ 0800 655 463 ( Until March 2013, Transpower is installing new underground electricity cables along Fanshawe Street and Westhaven Drive. Traffic is restricted around the work sites and commuters are advised to: use alternate motorway off-ramps where possible expect delays in the area plan ahead to reach their destination on time We apologise for any inconvenience and thank drivers and public transport users for their patience. Expect delays at Fanshawe St Dec 2012 -- Mar 2013 NST3173114 "A HIGHWAY OF HITS, SOARING HARMONIES AND BRILLIANTLY CRAFTED SONGS." FRESH... FAMILIAR... TIMELESS! Their ONLY Auckland show! ASCENSION WINE ESTATE, MATAKANA Tue Feb 5th (night before Waitangi Day) • Gates open 5.30pm Tickets and info at www.AscensionWine.co.nz/comingevents 5038759AB JANUARY SPECIALS -- All prices GST Exclusive While Stocks Last -- Free Courtesy Trailer RETAINING 150x50 Rad H4 R/Sawn ..................... $3.15LM 200x50 Rad H4 R/Sawn ..................... $4.18LM 150x50 Rad H4 TGV........................... $3.38LM 200x50 Rad H4 TGV........................... $4.55LM DECKING 100x40 Premium Grip Tread............... $3.45LM 100x25 Premium Grip Tread............... $2.15LM FENCING 100x75 Rad H4 R/Sawn Posts 2.4..... $8.30ea 75x50 Rad H3 R/Sawn Rails 4.8 ........ $8.00ea 150x19 Rad H3 R/Sawn Palings 1.8 .. $2.25ea INSTORE SPECIALS Warrior Brand Shovels NZ Made All $25.00 Prenail and Truss Specialists -- Quoting Service Available Hours: 7:00am--5:00pm Weekdays -- 8:00am-12noon Saturdays 66 Bush Road, Albany Phone 415 6889 Fax 415 6661 email: email@example.com WE CAN DELIVER OUTDOOR SLEEPERS 200X100 Macrocapa Sleepers 2.1....$25.50ea CALL IN AND SEE US FOR ALL YOUR BUILDING REQUIREMENTS & RECEIVE TRADE PRICES ALBANY TIMBER ITM BRING IN THIS AD AND GO INTO A DRAW TOWINA HITACHI RADIO VALUED AT $250.00* *Drawn 1 Feb 2013 5015442AL capture the imagination the Waikato River to raise awareness of depression in New Zea- land. He told East & Bays Courier reporter Esther Lauaki it all started with a Facebook update. It said Help! I need an adventure. Something that requires training for. Current best idea is to lilo the length of the Waikato River . The idea snowballed and in no time Mr Hunt had completed the adventure and became the subject of a documen- tary, A Bit Mental. Special delivery, May 3 Caryn Wigmore of the Nor-west News reported the mysterious disap- pearance and reappear- ance of local letterboxes. Kumeu and Wai- mauku residents whose mailboxes vanished one morning were puzzled to find the boxes returned to them later that day. The boxes had been stolen in the early hours and were discovered dumped in a heap later that day. Police Constable Adam Osman spent three hours driving around and returning them. Strangely, the mail inside seemed to be untouched. If they re not doing it with the obvious intent to steal the contents, it just baffles me really, he said. Reggae lover at 107, July 31 Scott Morgan of the Manukau Courier got to meet New Zealand s oldest Bob Marley fan, Mere Ngatoa, who turned 107 in July. The Clendon Park resident was introduced to Marley s music by her granddaughter. Her grandchildren say she has kept well by eating home-grown pro- duce and cycling to the shops. She d have three shopping bags on each handle and a sack of potatoes on the back with the four of us fol- lowing behind, grand- daughter Sha Ngatoa says. You can read all of these stories by browsing the back copies of our e-editions. Go to northshoretimes.co.nz and click on Latest Edition. Then use the 'Go to different newspaper' and 'Browse issues' to find the story you're after. You can also search by key words.
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