Boy and grandmother hit by car

Mt Eden Rd was closed between View Rd and Lovelock Avenue following the incident.

16 min ago  A woman rushing to grab her grandson from a busy Auckland street was unable to stop him from being hit by a car.

Auckland households to pay extra

How much more will Auckland homeowners pay with a rates rise and a transport levy?

7 min ago  How much more will Aucklanders pay a week if a transport levy is added to rates rises?

Power back in central Auckland

Power costs could be cut drastically if electricity supplies were privatised.

Power in central Auckland has been restored, after an hour.

Caretakers help garden grow

Kelmarna Gardens manager Adrian Roche.

Kelmarna Gardens is encouraging new volunteers to lend a hand to ensure the city-fringe idyll is sustained for years to come.

Runaway found close to home

030114 File Photo: Emma Allen/Marlborough Express/Fairfax NZ. Police cars on patrol, responding to accidents. Highway control.

A 10-year-old Auckland girl who ran off after a family argument has been found safe and well in the neighbourhood.

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National wheelchair rugby team goes down 5-0

Wheel Black Dan Buckingham takes on Australia in the 2015 Ken Sowden Cup.

3:41 PM  The Wheel Blacks have had any rust and cobwebs knocked of their wheels.

New skate ramp opens Riverhead

3:30 PM  Jerome Soole, 12, wrote to Auckland Council three years ago pleading for skate facilities in Riverhead.

Defibrillator causes a buzz at Taupaki School

Families make up the bulk of Anzac events in the nor-west

Henderson Intermediate School U55kg player Jason Chan Boon in action in the final against Glen Eden.

Young players eye up tournament gallery

A team of young sevens players have had a taste of success and now they want more.

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Life off 'The Rock'

HAPPY HERE: Fou Alene-Tumataiki says New Zealand has ‘‘open arms’’ for Pacific migrants.

When Fou Alene-Tumataiki left Niue she forgot her native language. 40 years later, she's teaching it to kids.

'Make a life for yourself'

Better job opportunities and a better education were Elaine Iorive’s goals when she came to New Zealand.

BALANCING CULTURES: Linabel Hadlee with her husband Simon and children Mateo, 2, and Jessica, 6, celebrate a family occasion.

Mexican mum loves NZ

Living in Auckland is all about keeping her balance for Mexican mother of two Linabel Hadlee.

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