New Zealand's Olympic administrative incompetence continues,as Usain Bolt is accidentally added to our list of competitors.
You might think I'm crazy, but there is some weird stuff happening in the latest Batman film.
The Devonport Spec goes deep.
The Devonport Speculator tells a disturbing tale of risk, debt, death and redemption.
As the shift to a southerly cleared the skies yesterday of all those clouds and the air of all that humidity, the irreducible Goina Thedinga was out in Devonport with the camera.
What is going on with Auckland’s waterfront? And what will the effect be on Devonport?
The Speculator's parenting correspondent attended two events recently that brought home a few home truths about us and our kids.
As the National government edges with oleaginous ignominy towards the US, begging bowl in one hand and free trade agreement in the other, communities all over New Zealand need to be aware of what this potentially means for some of the basic local institutions we take for granted.
The Muppets have been accused of brainwashing a nation's children with Communist propaganda because their new movie features as its villain the chief executive of an oil company.
Local heritage expert Claudia Page provides Devonport Speculator readers with bit of a history lesson and short sermon on the subject of St Paul's.
Professor Sir Peter Gluckman, chief science adviser to the Prime Minister, will help kick-start Auckland’s development into a major Asia-Pacific innovation hub when he speaks in Auckland next week.
The Devonport Speculator is an avid reader and aficionado of the increasingly surreal nature of the debate around the brewing financial crisis. Here, he provides you with an easy way to explain it, and to impress your friends.
Mike Lloyd of the Devonport Rotary Club reports on some of the good works the club has been performing in our neighbourhood; the Pacific islands.
Linda Blincko of The Depot takes issues with the Devonport / Takapuna Local Board's stance on the arts.
Local Devonport photographer Emily Raftery has struck gold in the 2011 New Zealand Kodak Gold Professional Awards.
Having been away in the Netherlands for a number of months, Goina Thedinga has finally returned. While her Kiwi accent may have got a bit weaker, her talent for taking a photos that portray Devonport in a beautiful and original way has not.
Rachel McDonnell reports on recent developments at Devonport Transition Town.
For those Devonport Speculator readers who "simply can't be arsed" to read the 2000 word version of the article on the election candidates, here is a condensed version that should take little more than 30 seconds to absorb.
Bill Rayner reports on an extraordinary council policy unwittingly unveiled at the last local Devonport Takapuna Board meeting.
A simple question on behalf of its readers regarding matters of national security led to The Devonport Speculator being met with a firm hand from Navy interrogators.