Nominations for Person of the Year came flooding in
For 10 years the Taranaki Daily News has celebrated its Person of the Year.
One third less family violence reported in South Taranaki over festive season
A new plan to tackle family violence in South Taranaki appears to be bearing fruit, with a third less incidents recorded over the festive season than last year.
Christmas collections exceeds expectations in Taranaki with more than 800 gifts donated
More than 800 children who might have missed out on a visit from Santa this year will get Christmas presents thanks to a swag of donations.
Santa Claus will be delivering Christmas baskets in a police car this year
Police will be helping Santa this year by delivering food baskets and teddys to needy Taranaki families.
Opinion: Roderique Hope Trust can benefit from decision to pull out of New Plymouth neighbourhood
EDITORIAL: No one wants to live in a hostile environment and so Roderique Hope Trust’s decision to pull out of New Plymouth’s Tainui St was the right move.
Emergency housing plan foiled by resistance from some residents
A charitable trust has pulled out of plans to open an emergency house, citing concerns for the safety and privacy of its vulnerable clients because of hostility from some residents.
Businessman threatens housing charity with lawsuit if property prices dip
A businessman is threatening to file a lawsuit against a charitable trust setting up a house for the homeless in his daughter’s neighbourhood.
Ministry eager to partner with more community projects like New Plymouth's Roderique House
New Plymouth’s latest community project to provide emergency housing is exactly the type of project central government wants to partner with.