Gary Parker-Nance is getting stuck into grass roots level sport after two decades running international stadiums.
Clara Wigmore has gone from making pillows and trackpants to high fashion garments out of old bed sheets.
A jogger's close call with a falling branch has resulted in four large trees being removed from a park.
Totara Hospice is appealing for urgent donations so it can fund a specialist triage nurse.
Leighton Stichbury is in acting heaven after debuting alongside Michael Hurst and Theresa Healey.
The restoration of a derelict and burnt-out historic house has reached the halfway mark.
Demand for the winter flu vaccination has doubled at the Manukau SuperClinic this year, with more than 1000 doses used so far.
Equestrian expertise is a family trait for Georgina and Emelia Forsyth who are busy claiming titles in national competitions.
An internship with New Zealand Opera will help Filipe Manu's classical music career hit the right notes.
The police and SPCA are investigating the possible poisoning of a much-loved mobility dog.
3.2 million envelopes are about to be sent around the country so that registered voters can check their details.
BP should be allowed to build a service station next to a primary school, an Auckland Council officer says.
Long-suffering public transport passengers from South-East Auckland are among the most poorly served in the city.
Three youngsters who invented a device to help deaf people escape fires are showing it off in the US.
Four new red light cameras are coming to East Auckland in the New Year.
The Botany branch of Citizens Advice Bureau will close as the lease expires at its current premises.
A snow machine, blow-up reindeer and Santa Claus himself are making Christmas dreams come true at one brightly lit household.
After serving schools for 32 years, police officer Adele White is calling it a day.
Opponents of a new BP petrol station can't believe it has been given the go ahead.
East Auckland cafe owners are worried about council's plan to increase fees for cafes using the footpath to host diners.
Are our classrooms becoming overcrowded?