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Japanese garden to be restored

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

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.

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.

Youth connect with art online

Pasifika artists are getting their work online to connect with young people who may not have visited an art gallery.

Looking after man's best friend

Andy Evans started a dog treat delivery service called Bow Wow Box after noticing a gap in the market for pet owners.

Mason Clinic to get new unit

A bulging prison population has prompted construction of a new medium-secure mental health unit.

K Rd ready for Mardi Gras

Auckland's most colourful strip is getting ready to party New Orleans style.

Sustainability at core of canoe mission

A traditional Hawaiian voyaging canoe is due to arrive in Auckland as part of a worldwide trip.

Chance to run away with Circability

The Circability Trust is celebrating Diversity Week with circus, art, film and educational workshops for people of all abilities.

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