Mayor Len Brown is wading into debate around Fletcher Building's plans for the Three Kings Quarry.
Mt Eden's summit may soon be car-free. What does that mean for those who can't walk to the top?
Auckland's Hay Park School will not be defined by stereotypes, principal says.
Growing up with a parent in prison means Christmas isn't always a cheerful occasion.
As if Downton Abbey were somehow running low on suave men, George Clooney is gracing the period drama with his silver fox presence this Christmas.
After a bittersweet year of trade the doors of a fair trade, social enterprise cafe are permanently closing.
A teen composer will have his original composition played at the New Zealand Concerto Orchestra Christmas concert.
A book celebrating the 150th anniversary of Mt Albert is in production and the creators need some help putting it together.
Selling old churches is the new norm thanks to dwindling congregations and hefty strengthening bills, estate agents say .
John Golics had no idea how good is homebrewed bock rauchbier would turn out to be.
Imogen can't wait to try out a range of different sports at the Saint Kentigern Halberg Junior Disability Sports Day .
It's been there for 100 years, but the historic turret house in Lynfield could soon be gone.
Bulging state house waiting lists are leaving Auckland families in crisis for months on end.
New numbers are stacking up behind overwhelming calls to open up Onehunga Wharf to the public.
New dining and open areas in Auckland's city centre could become a reality within five years.
Miho's Jazz Orchestra was formed to raise money for the Christchurch's recovery but their sound proved so popular they're touring nationally.
Cornwall Park's newly built cafe , originally due to open on Friday, has been demolished after a suspicious blaze.
Fletcher Building has fronted up over two options for the Three Kings Quarry.
The cricket season is under way and this Sunday there's an opportunity to witness a different side of the sport.
Graeme Sims had so much stuff crammed in his flat he could only walk on a home-made track.
A stormwater project in the pipeline for Mt Roskill will cost an estimated $25 million.
Students at an Auckland school have been looming at a furious pace as they try to set a NZ record for the longest band.
Students from Mt Roskill Intermediate knocked out the competition at the Chess Power National Interschool Competition.
Students at Wesley Intermediate received a gift they could really sink their teeth into - a meal.
Auckland Transport intends to move to an exact fare and no change policy on buses in the future.
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.
New Zealanders will get front row seats for tonight's total lunar eclipse, also known as a blood moon.
A church has demolished houses in preparation for a car park that has yet to be given consent.
Photo id checks may be introduced at Work and Income sites following the recent Ashburton shootings.
Twenty Auckland architecture students are heading to Christchurch to help revive the city using light and movement.
A driver is thankful she's still alive after something was dropped on her car from an overbridge.
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.
A Canadian great-grandfather has made a long trip to see his play performed at Auckland's Dolphin Theatre.
As International Day of Older Persons rolls by it's timely to pause and say thanks to those who paved the way.
Ferries might be the key to unlocking the Manukau Harbour but will Ports of Auckland come to the party?
Move over Sonny Bill, the halls of Wesley Intermediate now belong to a new group of sporting superstars.
News on the controversial SMART flight trial is due later this year.
A site currently used as a car park in Mt Eden has been earmarked as an SHA area for apartments.
Auckland Council is planning to subdivide a Mt St John site where a derelict house has stood for years.
The Mt Albert Grammar girls first XI season has been nothing short of perfect.
The first time Juliet Harbutt sampled top quality European cheese was a life-changing moment.
Shakti NZ is joining a Women's Refuge-led domestic violence protest march in Wellington.
Two controversial new high school zones are now in place in Auckland.
Leanne Byers tried to lose weight but nothing seemed to work. Then her niece simply said: "I don't want you to die."
The third annual Pah Homestead Community Day is set for September 27.
Meet Saimon Lomaloma. Wellington accountant during the week, Auckland rugby league powerhouse on the weekend.
Thirty dancers might sound like a logistical nightmare but an in-sync Auckland crew have walked away with second place on the world stage.
Vandalism of election hoardings is nothing new but candidates say they're being hit harder this time around.
Rebecca Wadey is the founder of The Centre in Kingsland. She shares what she loves about Auckland.
Are our classrooms becoming overcrowded?