Builders have found a live shell under a house in Birkenhead.
$12.4 million from this year's budget has gone into extending Waitemata DHB's bowel cancer screening pilot, meaning it will run until December 2017.
A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after his motorbike collided with a car on Auckland's North Shore.
The blocks are falling into place for one ex-pat UK family at Takapuna Library.
Pamphlets telling people how to vote on Takapuna Beach reserve bore council logos.
Caitlin Sheehan is the kind of friend everyone wants to have.
School kids have a lucky escape from an out of control car.
A free vegetable garden specifically for diabetes patients is being driven by a group of teenage girls.
Community worker Jill Nerheny used washing the dishes as her chance to talk to her children.
It's a cold, wet day but the sun is shining on Milford's Senior Citizens Hall.
Cherry Yang is one of only two Kiwis to be accepted into one of the most prestigious art schools in the world.
Is the world ready for Khaos? The hip hop crew from Rosedale are heading to the world championships in August.
Lucy Xie has well and truly brushed up on her local knowledge.
A proud dad was able to share the graduation stage with his daughter, who is following in his footsteps as a scientist.
Donating to causes out of his own pocket is becoming a habit for Dieter Dyck.
Aspiring paralympian Jaden Movold made the most of a brief chat with Prince Harry at the Millennium Institute in Mairangi Bay.
Discovering her 10-month-old had a starfish sticker wedged in his throat for two months was almost a relief for mum Patrice Whelan.
Slow progress on a new reserve is causing parking problems for a nearby school.
A high school teacher is excited about his new cut throat role.
Heritage building lovers breathe a sigh of relief over proposed earthquake rule changes.
Reaction is generally warm to proposals simplifying Auckland commuter fares.
A solution has been found for oddly placed light towers on a popular sports park.
A fight to save an iconic norfolk pine may have been won.
Devonport-Takapuna Local Board is seeking informal feedback on how the northern end of Takapuna Beach Reserve could be used.
Firefighters had to force their way into an Auckland RSA to put out a blaze in the storeroom.
Carol Banks has abandoned an appeal against Ports of Auckland.
A Birkenhead woman has graduated with her PhD, exactly 40 years after she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts.
The murder trial for the partner of Auckland woman Cissy Chen will begin in earnest on Wednesday.
Ramshackle wartime era huts have been resurrected as precious community facilities.