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St Mary's is a family tradition

Catherine and Sarah Poulter

Seven generations of women from Sarah Poulter's family have attended St Mary's College over the last 150 years.

Lack of notice over St Lukes SHA

St Lukes

A block of land on one of Auckland's busiest roads has been fast-tracked by special housing development.

Three-level Bunnings approved


Court grants resource consent for controversial Bunnings store in Auckland's Arch Hill.

Parisian craze locks on to Auckland


Cupid's arrow has struck the hearts of Aucklanders if padlocks on a downtown fence are anything to go by.

Can a city church avoid demolition?


St David's Presbyterian Church may go after failing to meet earthquake standards and a dwindling congregation.

True blue bikers support cause

blue bikers

Bikers are ditching their black leathers for wacky blue outfits on Sunday to raise awareness of Prostate Cancer.

Bonding over football

Ronald and Stephen

It was the international language of football that broke the ice between two new friends.

Curator's chance find


A stroke of luck has brought a rare 300-year-old artwork into Auckland Art Gallery's collection.

Cycleway a worry for business

Lachlan Trembath

A cycleway in Auckland's Wynyard Quarter would reduce the number of car parks, concerning some business people.

No such thing as waste


Hold on to that rotten tomato or manky mandarin. You may soon be able to swap them for delectable goods.

Cochlear implants open up the world

Lydia O’Connor and Finley Tutaka-Brown

About 93 per cent of deaf children who graduate from The Hearing House end up in mainstream schools.

Youth advisers pick their priority issues

youth advisors

Promoting sustainability, transport solutions and positive social behaviour are just a few of the important issues for under 25-year-olds, Youth Advisory Panel members say.

Fears for historic Grafton


A looming development spells the end for historic Grafton, residents say.

Swap your treasure for a stranger's

Claire Digneau

Departing backpacker Claire Digneau has organised an object-swap exhibition to help rid herself of some loot.

Local lager on the brew

Andrew Peacocke

Tucked away in an unassuming Auckland warehouse, brewer Andrew Peacocke is working his magic.

Raising funds wholeheartedly

Samara McKenzie,

Born with more than 12 holes in her heart, Samara McKenzie was affectionately dubbed the "Swiss cheese girl."

Puppetry and masks feature in witty storytelling

Jacob Rajan

Indian Ink, the theatre company known for its use of masks, has a production at Q Theatre later this month.

Parents 'angry and fed up'

Gordon Ikin

Building delays have angered parents at an Auckland college which currently sits on restored landfill.

Neighbours object to coffee shop

Little Grocer

Concerned residents are saying a big "no" to a proposed cafe at The Little Grocer site.

Celebrating iconic boatie's book


Sir Bob Harvey and Andrew Fagan were among attendees at the relaunch of the book South Sea Vagabonds.

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