Auckland City Harbour News
An avian botulism outbreak at Western Springs Park has been made worse by people throwing bread into the lake.
Fruit flies are preventing two central Auckland schools from fundraising during the Pasifika Festival.
Murals have transformed the Grey Lynn RSC ahead of its World War I commemorations.
There's a moment during the Auckland Lantern Festival when everything just falls into place.
A protected cycleway that would physically separate cyclists from cars on Karangahape Rd is one step closer to reality.
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.
Tanyia Maxted has fond memories of her time as a reporter for the Auckland City Harbour News.
Ponsonby's gentrified veneer will be stripped away in an interactive play celebrating the suburb of old.
An unassuming Auckland street was home to an urban commune founded by a "bunch of radical feminists".
Anger over a proposed $33 million harbour bridge cycleway appears to have fizzled.
Works to restore the demolished Japanese friendship garden from Auckland Zoo will begin early next year.
Backlash over the planned removal of pohutukawa trees in Auckland.
Four lovers of Shakespearean soliloquy have modernised one of the Bard's most famous stories into a teenage webseries.
The joint that helped countless Kiwi bands find their feet is still fondly remembered two decades after it closed.
An affair, rates hikes and budget cuts have made this Len Brown's most challenging year, politically.
Four Shakespeare lovers have modernised one of the Bard's most famous stories into a teenage web series.
A lengthy battle to find some common ground between two Auckland education providers has come to an end.
Check out five festive summer events to pull you out of a post-Christmas and New Year's slumber.
Plans for the controversial sculpture on Auckland's waterfront are progressing, but the public is still in the dark.
Capturing K Rd on camera and sharing inspiring stories has kickstarted a new career for Chris Pemberton.
You can't lead from the office. That's the mantra of Auckland's new top police officer.
A group of students wanted to give a needy family a house so they started with a loaf of bread.
Pasifika artists are getting their work online to connect with young people who may not have visited an art gallery.
Andy Evans started a dog treat delivery service called Bow Wow Box after noticing a gap in the market for pet owners.
A bulging prison population has prompted construction of a new medium-secure mental health unit.
Auckland's most colourful strip is getting ready to party New Orleans style.
A traditional Hawaiian voyaging canoe is due to arrive in Auckland as part of a worldwide trip.
The Circability Trust is celebrating Diversity Week with circus, art, film and educational workshops for people of all abilities.
Prices dropped on Wynyard Quarter's heritage tram service in a bid to get more bums on seats.
Life hasn't been easy for Tom and Annie Cawood and the tragic loss of their granddaughter was a further blow.
By day he's a cop, but after hours he is "Angus McLean - crime writer".
New dining and open areas in Auckland's city centre could become a reality within five years.
Rainbow Youth, a charity which supports queer and trans young people, is celebrating its 25th anniversary.
A group of kids looking to give a deserving family a house are bartering their way there, starting with a loaf of bread.
The Barlow's have exactly one month to bring their dream of a computing museum to life.
It's been a long fight, but it looks as if St James Theatre's curtains will rise once more.
An Auckland jeweller is using her craft to draw attention to the plight of pollinator insects worldwide.
The I'm An Artist campaign aims to change attitudes towards people with a disability or experience of mental ill-health.
Dylan Mandow will be hoping for a present of a different kind when his mum steps into the boxing ring to take part in a fight night for CanTeen.
A man's home is his castle. But what if home is a K Rd underpass and your possessions fit in a shopping trolley?
Old age, death and illness have seen a drop in RSA members so officials have gone online to grab the younger crowd.
A veteran journalist has helped expose the inner workings of foreign charter fishing vessels in New Zealand seas.
Mercury Theatre may not be well-equipped but it is a "theatre for singers", opera legend says.
Jasper Putt loves to tear around the rugby field but the stage is where he feels most at home.
For the Coulter sisters it's not so much a case of doing it for themselves as it is about doing it for the community.
The upgrade of Mt Albert town centre isn't off the cards just yet.
Motat is getting ready to celebrate 50 years and one long-time volunteer couldn't be more excited.
Vet Dr Mark Robson sorts the kibble from the bits discussing a great diet for your pets.
A lack of relatable women on screen prompted the creators of Flat3 to take matters into their own hands.
Auckland's colourful history will be explored in the Heritage Festival. Even brothels and opium dens rate a mention.
Are our classrooms becoming overcrowded?