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Student sews for Samoa


Kayla Gordine took 35 dresses in her luggage when she went to Samoa. But none were for her.

Police quick to nab thief


Woman has goods returned to her before she knows they're stolen thanks to speedy police work.

Library's terrific tree house

Kate Olsen, Jean Blanc

A treasured tree house at Takapuna Library has been refurbished thanks to a talented gran and granddaughter.

Road fix 'a mess'

Glenfield Road

The final stages of a decade-long road revamp are proving to be a nightmare for some residents.

Dads' kitchens rule

MKR dads

Josh King and Aaron Gascoigne have been dubbed 'the corporate dads' in NZ's version of My Kitchen Rules.

ABs 'little silly' for serious cause

All Blacks Red Nose

A trio of ''cool'' All Blacks joined in a giant 500 person hongi at an Auckland school for Red Nose Day.

Man hurt in house fire


A man suffered a burnt hand following a house fire in Auckland this morning.

Truck hits power pole

power pole

A road on Auckland's North Shore is blocked off after a truck hit a power pole and broke it in half.

Music dies for troubled store

The Zweigs

Ask for Bieber, I'll try and sell you Zeppelin because 'that's the way it should be', owner of closing record store says.

Halfway mark for waste trial

organic waste

Feedback from residents taking part in an organic waste trial is positive, Auckland Council says.

Divided opinion over cycleway


AT says a Safe Cycle Route encourages cycling, but some say it is a 'trojan horse' to get Skypath's landfall at Northcote Point.

Water meter costs upset pensioner

water meter

Hauraki resident Sheila Hammond is sick and tired of paying for water she doesn't use.

Rena's mess comes ashore in Auckland

Mark Spooner

Thousands of clear pvc beads nestled in kelp at Takapuna Beach could well have come from sunken MV Rena.

For the love of primates

Kalem Berntsen

Kalem Berntsen reckons working as a primate keeper at Auckland Zoo is a dream job.

Hydrotherapy helps dogs recover


Canine Hydrotherapy works as a treatment for chronic pain conditions or post-operative recovery in canines.

Shelters may miss the bus

Bus Shelter

Devonport Heritage fears Auckland Transport will rip out remaining historic bus shelters to make way for new designs.

Learner driver's grave lesson

North shore memorial park

A driving lesson on cemetery roads went horribly wrong when the car smashed into gravestones.

Library curtain 'wasteful, extravagant'


Auckland Council is defending moves to install a $100,000 artistic silk curtain in a new library.

Teen keen to unlock dyslexics' potential

Matthew Strawbridge

Matthew Strawbridge has started a website showing young dyslexics the strategies he used to cope at school.

Thieves target cigarettes

cigarette butt

About $16,000 worth of cigarettes was stolen in a single North Shore burglary recently.

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