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WSOC-TV Charlotte
CMPD provides extra security after violence in South Endhappened down the street at the Midnight Dinner. There have been no arrests in
CMPD provides extra security after violence in South End
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
happened down the street at the Midnight Dinner. There have been no arrests in either case. Police said they put a sky tower in the busy part of South End after a request from local businesses. Some local bars took action to help deter... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tiny house looking for big sale: Inside the 19th century Auckland cottage that sits on 73sqm sectionowner had told her she would miss how the open plan living area, kitchen and pr
Tiny house looking for big sale: Inside the 19th century Auckland cottage that sits on 73sqm section
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
owner had told her she would miss how the open plan living area, kitchen and private deck basked in the all-day sun. The Sky Tower could be seen from the deck, while the two bedrooms upstairs had views of the city. "Even with the high-rises... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Unique historic cottage goes under the hammerowner had told her she would miss how the open plan living area, kitchen and pr
Unique historic cottage goes under the hammer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
owner had told her she would miss how the open plan living area, kitchen and private deck basked in the all-day sun. The Sky Tower could be seen from the deck, while the two bedrooms upstairs had views of the city. "Even with the high-rises... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Unique historic cottage goes under the hammerowner had told her she would miss how the open plan living area, kitchen and pr
Unique historic cottage goes under the hammer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
owner had told her she would miss how the open plan living area, kitchen and private deck basked in the all-day sun. The Sky Tower could be seen from the deck, while the two bedrooms upstairs had views of the city. "Even with the high-rises... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Mohegan Sun betting on $50 million renovationfrom other casinos being constructed in New England and in neighboring New York
Mohegan Sun betting on $50 million renovation
The Middletown Press / Posted 7 days ago
from other casinos being constructed in New England and in neighboring New York. The $50 million renovation of the Sky Tower, which opened in 2002 with 1,200 rooms, comes as work continues on the Mohegan Sun’s 400-room, $130 million Earth... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sun rises on Sky Tower for Matariki FestivalFriday, 17 June 2016, 4:59 pmPress Release: SKYCITYMEDIA ADVISORY17 June 2016Th
Sun rises on Sky Tower for Matariki Festival
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Friday, 17 June 2016, 4:59 pmPress Release: SKYCITYMEDIA ADVISORY17 June 2016This weekend, the Sky Tower will light as a sunrise for the opening weekend of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland buildings to glow with Matariki 'sunrise'buildings and landmarks will be lit up sunrise orange tonight to mark the begin
Auckland buildings to glow with Matariki 'sunrise'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
buildings and landmarks will be lit up sunrise orange tonight to mark the beginning of Matariki. Buildings including the Sky Tower, Auckland Museum and Te Ara I Whiti cycleway will glow sunrise orange tonight in celebration of the rise of the... Read more
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Observer
Town won’t stand for chairs on Vets Fieldto play on a platform to be carefully assembled on the field. Additionally, th
Town won’t stand for chairs on Vets Field
Observer / Posted 9 days ago
to play on a platform to be carefully assembled on the field. Additionally, the Kearny Police Department’s “eye in the sky” tower will be relocated to a vantage point outside the field, he said. And there will be absolutely no vehicular... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
15 June 2016confidence in his Minister for Social Housing when the number of people sleepin
15 June 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
confidence in his Minister for Social Housing when the number of people sleeping rough within a 3-kilometre radius of the Sky Tower has increased by 135 percent over the course of the last 3 years alone?Rt Hon JOHN KEY: The Government is aware... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
June 15: What are NZ values?my photo featured in Sideswipe yesterday and I'd like to clarify. The 'tower' i
June 15: What are NZ values?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
my photo featured in Sideswipe yesterday and I'd like to clarify. The 'tower' in the image is actually not a photoshopped Sky Tower at all. It's actually a crystal hanging in the window!"Donald Trump Cat Scratching Post. Worst PR stunts •... Read more
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New Now Next
World Monuments Light Up In Rainbow Colors As Tribute To Orlando VictimsHarbour Bridge was also lit up: As was Melbourne Town Hall: In Perth, the Cou
World Monuments Light Up In Rainbow Colors As Tribute To Orlando Victims
New Now Next / Posted 10 days ago
Harbour Bridge was also lit up: As was Melbourne Town Hall: In Perth, the Council House was rainbow: In New Zealand, the Sky Tower went rainbow. A caption on Facebook reads “Tonight we’re lit for love to show our support for Orlando.” And across... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
June 14: Sky's the limitPhoto / Supplied This property in McPhail St, Birkdale once had an unobstructe
June 14: Sky's the limit
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Photo / Supplied This property in McPhail St, Birkdale once had an unobstructed view to the east ... "That was until the Sky Tower was moved to Takapuna, increased in height to 3km and fitted with antigravity as it's clearly now floating in mid... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Kiwi vigil for Orlando victimsregardless of race or sexuality. "It's about getting together as a community.
Kiwi vigil for Orlando victims
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
regardless of race or sexuality. "It's about getting together as a community. We will not let anyone divide us." The Sky Tower was lit in rainbow colours this evening to honour those who died in the Orlando. "Tonight the Sky Tower will glow... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jack Tame: Orlando nightclub shooting has dreadful sameness about itroutine. Related ContentOrlando nightclub shootings: New Zealanders pay their
Jack Tame: Orlando nightclub shooting has dreadful sameness about it
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
routine. Related ContentOrlando nightclub shootings: New Zealanders pay their respectsOrlando nightclub shooting: Sky Tower lights up for victimsVideo50 killed in deadliest mass shooting in US Will Orlando be remembered as the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Orlando nightclub shootings: Muslim community condemn violent actat Frank Kitts Park and Western Park, organised by the organisation InsideOUT.
Orlando nightclub shootings: Muslim community condemn violent act
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
at Frank Kitts Park and Western Park, organised by the organisation InsideOUT. Wellington City Council buildings and the Sky Tower would be lit in rainbow colours tonight. Tomorrow there will be A Moment of Dance and a minute's silence at 5.30pm... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Sky Tower to light up for Orlando victimsThe Sky Tower will be lit in rainbow colours tonight to honour those who died i
Sky Tower to light up for Orlando victims
Otago Daily Times / Posted 12 days ago
The Sky Tower will be lit in rainbow colours tonight to honour those who died in Orlando yesterday. At least 50 people lost their life when a lone gunman opened fire in Pulse, a gay nightclub in the Florida city. It is the deadliest gun massacre in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Orlando nightclub shooting: Sky Tower to light up for victimsTonight the Sky Tower will glow in rainbow colours, honouring those lost in Orl
Orlando nightclub shooting: Sky Tower to light up for victims
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Tonight the Sky Tower will glow in rainbow colours, honouring those lost in Orlando and standing unified with communities around the world. Photo / Michael Craig The Sky Tower will be lit in rainbow colours tonight to honour those who died in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland’s Sky Tower lights for loveMonday, 13 June 2016, 4:49 pmPress Release: SKYCITYTonight the Sky Tower will g
Auckland’s Sky Tower lights for love
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Monday, 13 June 2016, 4:49 pmPress Release: SKYCITYTonight the Sky Tower will glow in rainbow colours, honouring those lost in Orlando and standing unified with communities... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
James Gavet - Warrior among mena recent report. The Auckland City Street Count of Central Auckland found 177
James Gavet - Warrior among men
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
a recent report. The Auckland City Street Count of Central Auckland found 177 people were sleeping rough within 3km of the Sky Tower on a single night this year. It is the most recorded since 2004 and is significantly -higher than the 68 counted... Read more
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NZCity
Kiwi gran wins NZ$2m while on UK holidaybirthdays have become somewhat of a habit for the great-grandmother of seven, w
Kiwi gran wins NZ$2m while on UK holiday
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
birthdays have become somewhat of a habit for the great-grandmother of seven, who for her 69th jumped off Auckland's Sky Tower. Mr De Gilio, an avid traveller, told reporters she would be returning to New Zealand later this month but plans... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Kiwi grandmother wins millions in UK lottery (but was told she must get a doctor's certificate beforehand. For her 69th birt
Kiwi grandmother wins millions in UK lottery (
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
but was told she must get a doctor's certificate beforehand. For her 69th birthday, she base-jumped 192m off Auckland's Sky Tower. She revealed she had only popped into Great Massingham post office and village stores on Friday, May 27, to claim... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi grandmother wins $2 million lottery in UKUK, but was told she must get a doctor's certificate beforehand. For her 69th b
Kiwi grandmother wins $2 million lottery in UK
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
UK, but was told she must get a doctor's certificate beforehand. For her 69th birthday, she base-jumped 192m off Auckland's Sky Tower. She revealed she had only popped into Great Massingham post office and village stores with her on Friday, May 27,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland's Sky Tower goes orange for 40hr famineThe Sky City Sky Tower is illuminated orange for the 40 Hour Famine this weeken
Auckland's Sky Tower goes orange for 40hr famine
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
The Sky City Sky Tower is illuminated orange for the 40 Hour Famine this weekend. Photo / Greg Bowker Auckland's Sky Tower is glowing orange tonight until Sunday, in support of Kiwis doing the 40-hour famine to raise money for World Vision this... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
We can turn crisis around: missioneron June 1, just as mission staff were checking a record count of 177 people sle
We can turn crisis around: missioner
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
on June 1, just as mission staff were checking a record count of 177 people sleeping in streets and parks within 3km of the Sky Tower on the night of May 22. In Mangere Bridge, Te Puea Marae was sheltering 54 families and individuals who had been... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New Zealand great-grandmother wins EuroMillions while on trip to NorfolkUK, but was told she must get a doctor’s certificate beforehand. For her 69th b
New Zealand great-grandmother wins EuroMillions while on trip to Norfolk
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
UK, but was told she must get a doctor’s certificate beforehand. For her 69th birthday, she base-jumped 192m off Auckland’s Sky Tower. Her friend Mrs Marsden, from East Rudham, near Fakenham, said: “She’s taking me with her to Bali and Lombok,... Read more
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NZCity
Auckland homeless count hits record highhas topped 200 since it began estimates in 2004. Of those, 177 were found slee
Auckland homeless count hits record high
NZCity / Posted 17 days ago
has topped 200 since it began estimates in 2004. Of those, 177 were found sleeping rough within three kilometres of the Sky Tower, while 51 were put up in temporary accommodation and nearby hospitals. That compares to to 147 people in 2014,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Volunteer fire fighters recognised in Royal HonoursInternational Airport for 22 years.Mr Scott is a mentor to other fire fighters,
Volunteer fire fighters recognised in Royal Honours
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
International Airport for 22 years.Mr Scott is a mentor to other fire fighters, a dedicated fundraiser, and was a key driver of the Firefighter and Corporate Sky Tower Stair Challenges for the Leukaemia and Blood Cancer Foundation.ENDS © Scoop... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government should stop joking about homelessnessown,” said Ms Davidson.*The 2016 Auckland City Street Count found 177 people sl
Government should stop joking about homelessness
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
own,” said Ms Davidson.*The 2016 Auckland City Street Count found 177 people sleeping rough within a 3 km radius of the Sky Tower, with another 51 in temporary emergency accommodation, up from 147 people last year.ENDS © Scoop Media And -... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland’s rough sleeper population reaches record highsince the Count started in 2004.This year’s Count found 177 people sleeping rou
Auckland’s rough sleeper population reaches record high
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
since the Count started in 2004.This year’s Count found 177 people sleeping rough within a three-kilometre radius of the Sky Tower. A further 51 people who might otherwise have slept rough were located in temporary accommodation at James Liston... Read more
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walesonline
Look what the Wales squad got up to in Auckland on their day offfor a boat trip, taking advantage of the beautiful winter weather that has seen
Look what the Wales squad got up to in Auckland on their day off
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
for a boat trip, taking advantage of the beautiful winter weather that has seen temperatures in the 60s. The Auckland Sky Tower stands at 328m tall and has been an iconic feature of the city's skyline for almost two decades. So what better... Read more
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NZCity
Another skyscraper for Aucklandsteel structure, dubbed Customs Residential, is planned for 69-105 Customs Stre
Another skyscraper for Auckland
NZCity / Posted 20 days ago
steel structure, dubbed Customs Residential, is planned for 69-105 Customs Street East. It would be shorter than the 328m Sky Tower and pip the nearby 172m Vero Centre. However, it will still look up to the planned 52-storey and 209m-tall NDG... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Firefighters rise to Sky Tower challengeSome of the Kerikeri firefighters who raised more than $30,000 in the Firefight
Firefighters rise to Sky Tower challenge
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Some of the Kerikeri firefighters who raised more than $30,000 in the Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge. Getting their local community behind their fundraising efforts has seen Kerikeri firefighters raise more than $30,000 by running up 1103... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Kiwis to step into shoes of refugees for 40 Hour FamineMarty Hehewerth and Steph Monks will live out of backpacks.The country’s landma
Kiwis to step into shoes of refugees for 40 Hour Famine
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
Marty Hehewerth and Steph Monks will live out of backpacks.The country’s landmarks will also be transformed - Auckland’s Sky Tower, Wellington’s Michael Fowler Centre, Christchurch Airport’s tower and terminal and The Dunedin Centre, Toitu... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Adele slams fan for filming showagoVideo Watch : Granny comedian talks about her new gig(1:47) Published Thurs
Adele slams fan for filming show
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
agoVideo Watch : Granny comedian talks about her new gig(1:47) Published ThursdayVideo Watch: TVNZ's Wendy Petrie climbs Sky Tower (1:40) Published SaturdayVideo Watch: Amber Heard gets restraining order on ex Johnny Depp after abuse... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge sets another recordMonday, 30 May 2016, 4:29 pmPress Release: Leukaemia and Blood Cancer NZFirefig
Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge sets another record
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 26 days ago
Monday, 30 May 2016, 4:29 pmPress Release: Leukaemia and Blood Cancer NZFirefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge sets another fundraising recordFirefighters from over 234 brigades across the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stair for Bay fire crews raises nearly $4000of stairs in full fire fighting gear. Te Puke firefighter Mark Deacon said a l
Stair for Bay fire crews raises nearly $4000
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
of stairs in full fire fighting gear. Te Puke firefighter Mark Deacon said a local team took part in the Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge every year but this was his first. "It's pretty gruelling. It's not easy but I've been training... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Don't know what building that is? There's an app for thatand had some limitations. The Statue of Liberty, for example, is easy to recog
Don't know what building that is? There's an app for that
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
and had some limitations. The Statue of Liberty, for example, is easy to recognise, but when sent a picture of Auckland's Sky Tower it said: "Your image is a grey high-rise building tourist spot". "Machines are good at recognising some thing but... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sopoaga shocks Hurricanes defence with brilliant kickattempt during a schoolboy lunch time game, let alone a Super Rugby match.Next
Sopoaga shocks Hurricanes defence with brilliant kick
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
attempt during a schoolboy lunch time game, let alone a Super Rugby match.Next UpVideo Watch: TVNZ's Wendy Petrie climbs Sky Tower (1:40) Published 6 hours agoVideo Watch: Guard of honour for Amanda Ferreira(0:48) Published 9 hours... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland: Weekend away, at homelaugh at the pretentious statues, drink in the fragrant heat of the glass house
Auckland: Weekend away, at home
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
laugh at the pretentious statues, drink in the fragrant heat of the glass houses and stroll through prettiness. 2pm The Sky Tower I couldn't avoid that omnipresent concrete spear, so I decided to go to the Sugar Club for lunch, hoping it would... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
TVNZ's Wendy Petrie climbs Sky Tower in support of niece battling leukaemiaand panting in full firefighter get-up, One News host Wendy Petrie burst from t
TVNZ's Wendy Petrie climbs Sky Tower in support of niece battling leukaemia
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
and panting in full firefighter get-up, One News host Wendy Petrie burst from the top of the 1103 stairs of Auckland's Sky Tower this morning. Ms Petrie took part in Leukaemia and Blood Cancer New Zealand's annual Firefighter Sky Tower Stair... Read more
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NZCity
Sky Tower stair challenge on againAbout 850 firefighters and a handful of celebrities are taking on the physical
Sky Tower stair challenge on again
NZCity / Posted 28 days ago
About 850 firefighters and a handful of celebrities are taking on the physical and mental challenge of running up Sky Tower in Auckland. The annual Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge on Saturday had notched up $1.09 million worth of pledges by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Firefighter's motivation to climb 1103 steps of the Sky TowerGlenn has made the journey up from Christchurch to be one of 850 firefighters w
Firefighter's motivation to climb 1103 steps of the Sky Tower
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Glenn has made the journey up from Christchurch to be one of 850 firefighters who will climb the 1103 steps of the Sky Tower tomorrow to raise money for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand. He met 6-year-old Charlotte Park three years ago... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Thoughts of local lad spur firefighters onEight-year-old Frans Du Plessis will be uppermost in the minds of Alexandra fir
Thoughts of local lad spur firefighters on
Otago Daily Times / Posted 30 days ago
Eight-year-old Frans Du Plessis will be uppermost in the minds of Alexandra firefighters as they race up the Sky Tower on Saturday. For them, the smiley Omakau lad is the "face'' of their fundraising efforts. The eight-strong Alexandra Volunteer... Read more

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