Need some help around the house or your computer fixed? Young people in your neighbourhood might be able to help.
"It's a really good chance for members of the deaf community to see that, hey, there are members of the emergency community that can sign."
Google's Australasia spokesman encourages businesses to use technology to improve their lives, and the world.
Albany's Lucas Creek is not swimmable, regardless of government guidelines, says Green Party water spokesperson Catherine Delahunty.
"If you bury your head in the sand and say 'I couldn't do it', well the children would still be out there."
Consents for the $700 million Northern Corridor Improvement project on Auckland's North Shore will be decided by a Board of Inquiry.
Sources say Waitakere ward councillor Linda Cooper is the only woman left in the battle for former prime minister John Key's Helensville seat.
More than 40 senior nursing personnel from around Northland attended a research showcase organised by NorthTec's nursing department.
Increased traffic from south Auckland through the Waterview Tunnel may make north-west travel times to the city worse.
Felling of native trees and bush on a coastal walkway described as "wanton vandalism".
The sound a Waitemata Hunt hound makes will make your neck hairs stand up, huntsman Nigel Tracey says.
Auckland Council will manage the new Albany Community Hub for at least a year while the community gets up to speed.
It looked like home building on Auckland's North Shore nosedived, but the figures didn't show the whole picture.
Albany has found its place in the sun as a real estate hot spot.
For the past forty years auto-mechanic owner Frank Pronk has been into VWs.
Bar and restaurant owner Lance Campbell is passionate about charity Big Buddy, after seeing what it is like to not have a father.
Auckland won't make up its housing shortfall unless there are changes in construction, the city's mayor says.
Treating a bacterial infection needn't involve antibiotics, a senior lecturer says.
TV personality Hayley Holt is running for the Helensville seat in the election this year.
Know all the reserves in your local area? A new Greenhithe map is helping bridge the gap.
How can our biggest, congestion ridden, housing crisis city be one of the most 'mindful' places on the planet?
Five years ago, Simon Lucas had barely used a camera. This week he heads off to the Antarctic to work on his third environmental film.
"More champagne and balloons?" - dance studio owners celebrate milestone birthday.
He said he was licensed. But after mucking up the cladding he stormed off and didn't come back.
600 Pukeko were culled from Tawharanui, but they did not go to waste.
Five students from one school have modelled, sung and danced their way into the World Championships of Performing Arts.
Phil Rumble's been looking for properties around Auckland and Northland for months, and isn't impressed by the selection.
A creative knitting project is helping delirium patients in an unexpected way.
She's played Beatrice before... just never at the Globe theatre.
A pair of teens has made a website full of dog-friendly walks and has plans to expand into an app.