Fears Mt Albert town centre will miss out on long awaited upgrade as Auckland Council looks to make savings.
Businesses fear a 30-minute parking restriction in Mt Albert is putting customers off.
The generosity of a 96-year-old woman is helping get more mobility dogs into the disabled community.
Proposed zone overlap with lower decile schools has parents from two elite schools angry.
Rebecca Gray and Alix Boberg, two of 26 graduates across NZ to pick up Fulbright Awards, are off to US universities.
Public rubbish bins are catching on fire because smokers are being careless when throwing their cigarette butts away.
The opportunity to engage with children and develop their language skills could be influenced by the type of buggy parents use, an education lecturer says.
An artist has to have a beard. That's what Laurence Couchman believed as child.
Quality donations left at the Salvation Army are being stolen by people who in turn leave their rubbish behind.
Speeding drivers and "rat running" to avoid congestion has prompted the Albert-Eden Board to implement traffic calming measures.
A finalist in the Uni Shorts International Student Film Festival has made a film centered around a Filipino game.
The redevelopment of a Housing New Zealand property in Mt Albert has put neighbours on edge.
Homeowners in streets around Unitec have been "left in the dark" over plans to rezone land to allow mix of uses.
A woman whose credit cards were stolen before they reached her is wondering how thieves spent almost $6000.
18 kilograms of chocolate and eight hours is all two chefs will have to create a masterpiece in a Norwegian competition.
Tri-star Gymnastics has a knack for churning out NZ representative gymnasts and now three of them are off to Glasgow.
Two brides-to-be are 'frustrated and stressed' after trying to secure wedding venues with Auckland Council.
Eden Park Trust Board's unitary plan submission is now available for all to read. So, what do the locals think?
Complaints about drunken parties and damaged greens have seen the Edendale Bowling Club evicted.
Mt Roskill Grammar was one of seven schools looked at by ERO to find out why they have such strong academic results.
Paddy Leuii wants to walk away from the Commonwealth Games with nothing less than a gold medal for his efforts.
Knives are being sharpened in anticipation of the upcoming Butchery Tri-Nations competition.
One of the longest running rivalries in schoolboy rugby will be revisited when two teams meet for the 202nd time.
If you think you shouldn't take a man who does marathons dressed as a gorilla seriously, think again.
What to do with the Three Kings quarry has a company and community at odds.
Neighbours heard screaming and saw distressed women on the road following a fire in central Auckland.
New facilities at Keith Hay Park can't come fast enough for Three Kings United.
Nearly two years after the government's Novopay system was introduced, schools are still struggling with the payroll programme.
Education policy is channelling money into pockets of individuals rather than helping most vulnerable students, principal says.
An immigrant's experience of working in a mattress factory in 1970s New Zealand has earned his son an invitation to the renowned Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Chinese people experiencing mental illness are suffering in silence in fear of discrimination from their community.
A 16-year-old St Cuthbert's College student has just been named as a silver level member of the Athletics NZ Performance Potential Squad for heptathlon.
An essay on the tea drinking habits of the Irish has earned one student a dream trip to Ireland.
Emergency services were called when a group of Mt Eden prisoners refused to comply with guards.
Refuge, a song sung in English and Tibetan and featuring a mantra, was singer Junelle's gift to the Dalai Lama.
Fifteen Kiwi mountaineers who've reached the top of Mt Everest will receive special medals.
A krav maga instructor has countless tales of students who can now protect themselves thanks to his class.
Robbie Francis' prosthetic leg hasn't held her back and she is passionate about advocating for the disabled.
Police have arrested a man with a knife in Mount Eden following initial reports by public of a person with a firearm.
Ashley Nesbitt is sure to put up a good fight at the 2014 Kids World International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu champs.
Best-selling author Julia Hartley Moore is a private investigator with a talent for sniffing out cheating spouses.
A dwindling number of worshippers has seen two churches band together to ensure their future.
SPCA renews calls to ban gin traps after a third Auckland cat had to have its leg amputated.
Kakapo chick Heather One is heading to Invercargill after surviving a cyclone and pneumonia.
A house bought and torn down by the Auckland Council has an Onehunga resident riled.
Land earmarked for special housing areas means change is on the way for some state house tenants.
Wheel Black Tainafi Lefono plans to be the first tetraplegic to complete a bachelor of physiotherapy in New Zealand.
An Auckland supermarket's on site prayer room for staff has been in place for nearly a decade.
Auckland businesses are slowly embracing ethnic diversity in the workplace.
A lack of support for parents of gay children inspired one woman to form the Holding Our Own group.
Are our classrooms becoming overcrowded?