An Auckland Subway store has a regular customer they don't want - a man who robs them each week.
Crikey it seems like five minutes since I got a few weeks off from doing this column, and here we are back in another year.
Blues have nabbed Siave Togoiu after he sets World Schools Sevens Champs alight.
They motivate each other and looking forward to participating in many more marathons in the future.
An early morning crash on State Highway 1 is still causing traffic delays in Manukau.
Some babies under 18 months old will be given a valuable tool before their first swim this summer.
"It's good to show that anyone can do this … no matter where you come from."
Izadine Ahmed Abdallah was only 13 when he arrived in New Zealand from an African refugee camp.
With more than 60 in its care, SPCA Auckland wants people to consider adopting a pet rabbit this summer.
$80,000 raised for Auckland dad Kailesh Thanabalasingham will go into a trust for his 11-year-old daughter, Krishah.
Community-motivated volunteers are needed to help care for the elderly.
"No one wants to be poisoned by a carcinogenic chemical."
Residents are fed up with motorbikes being ridden along a south Auckland walkway.
The finish date of Manukau's $26m bus station has been pushed back months to 2018.
WBO Heavyweight Champion and South Auckland boy Joseph Parker welcomed by extended whanau and community at Mangere Town Centre.
Waka ama enthusiasts are benefiting from delays to replacement of an iconic Auckland structure.
Fewer than 330 people use Westfield Station every day, so it will be shuttered.
"He was quite hung up on it," firefighter says.
Why do some parts of the country attract so many more speeding fines than others?
From a Dame to a QSM, find out who made this year's New Year Honours List.
Opinion: I love this time of year, because there's so much good food growing in our neighbourhoods, ready to be picked and eaten.
Man bobbed for at least four hours in cold, choppy water after his dinghy overturned.
They've raised 31 children and now a group of six mums are taking on a challenge of a different sort.
They've gone from living with relatives in cold, overcrowded conditions to having a brand new home of their own.
Josephine Ormsby's story is one of violence, fear, courage and victory.
A worker at a south Auckland pizza shop escaped serious injuries after a robbery on Tuesday night.
The unmistakable sound of Mexico is coming to south Auckland.
Gone are piles of beer bottles and mattresses and in their place is a fresh patch of land ready for fruit and vegetable crops.
Auckland Council will merge five call centres into one. But will there be job losses?
Manu Vatuvei is egging visitors attending the Auckland Nines to extend their stay in the big smoke.