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Mural makeover marks WWI

Murals have transformed the Grey Lynn RSC ahead of its World War I commemorations.

The man behind the lanterns

There's a moment during the Auckland Lantern Festival when everything just falls into place.

Cycleway planned for K Rd

A protected cycleway that would physically separate cyclists from cars on Karangahape Rd is one step closer to reality.

K Rd icon hangs up his broom

You've probably passed Markoni Tonga without a second thought. But the K Rd street cleaner is a star to the regulars in the area.

Paper comes of age

Tanyia Maxted has fond memories of her time as a reporter for the Auckland City Harbour News.

Play takes us way, way back

Ponsonby's gentrified veneer will be stripped away in an interactive play celebrating the suburb of old.

Feminist house full of history

An unassuming Auckland street was home to an urban commune founded by a "bunch of radical feminists".

Cycleway wins overwhelming support

Anger over a proposed $33 million harbour bridge cycleway appears to have fizzled.

Japanese garden to be restored

Works to restore the demolished Japanese friendship garden from Auckland Zoo will begin early next year.

Pohutukawa battle heats up

Backlash over the planned removal of pohutukawa trees in Auckland.

Shakespeare for the digital age

Four lovers of Shakespearean soliloquy have modernised one of the Bard's most famous stories into a teenage webseries.

Wild times and brilliant music

The joint that helped countless Kiwi bands find their feet is still fondly remembered two decades after it closed.

Len's year in review

An affair, rates hikes and budget cuts have made this Len Brown's most challenging year, politically.

Nothing much, something special

Four Shakespeare lovers have modernised one of the Bard's most famous stories into a teenage web series.

'Win-win' for kindy and school

A lengthy battle to find some common ground between two Auckland education providers has come to an end.

Celebrate summer in Auckland or beyond

Check out five festive summer events to pull you out of a post-Christmas and New Year's slumber.

No public input on waterfront sculpture

Plans for the controversial sculpture on Auckland's waterfront are progressing, but the public is still in the dark.

Forget NY, check out humans of K Rd

Capturing K Rd on camera and sharing inspiring stories has kickstarted a new career for Chris Pemberton.

Top cop likes to roll up his sleeves

You can't lead from the office. That's the mantra of Auckland's new top police officer.

A step closer to house trade

A group of students wanted to give a needy family a house so they started with a loaf of bread.

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