Shmuel Rothbard was just a child when World War II started.
Volunteering Whangarei's job just got a lot bigger.
Should New Zealand's flag be changed?
Nearly 80 vaccine-preventable diseases have been reported for infants in the last year in Northland
Shane Reti has helped reopen a once vibrant community garden Corrections offenders tended for the benefit of the community and themselves.
Artists' impressions of the Kermadec Islands will be on show at Whangarei Art Museum from July 5.
A young albatross that took up temporary residence at Whangarei's Native Bird Recovery Centre last weekend has died.
Whangarei District Council has adopted its 2015-2025 Long Term Plan which includes a residential rates increase at an average of 9 per cent in 2015-16 followed by an average of 4.8 per cent in following years.
Changing people's lives while protecting the ocean has earned Samara Nicholas and the Mountains to Sea Trust a huge accolade.
Boatie jumps in cold, dark water to try and hold a dinghy carrying five people off rocks.
Mayor Sheryl Mai is calling on Whangarei residents to help the flood victims of Whanganui in the same way they helped us in 2007 – by donating to their Mayoral Relief Fund.
A young albatross has taken up temporary residence at a bird recovery centre in Whangarei.
The football world cup has left its mark on the minds and the fields of the Whangarei football community.
Appeal against new bottle store fails.
Anzac biscuit sales donated to help fund RSA's latest project.
The Hatea Loop trail project, which has more than doubled the number of people using Whangarei's Town Basin area, is among finalists in the Local Government New Zealand Excellence Awards.
Tu Toa Whangarei (Stand Tall Whangarei) is on the lookout for our next music star.
A story about two giants who decide to eat the world is being performed this week by Whangarei Girls' High School's year 12 drama class.
There are many children in Northland who have benefited from the Countdown Kids Hospital appeal but none more so than six-year-old Arkeles Mafi-Komene.
Law changes could help speed up the rollout of ultrafast broadband to rural and urban fringe communities.
Regional council adopts 10-year plan.
Hundertwasser Wairau Maori Arts Centre could bring thousands of cruise ship tourists to Whangarei every year.
Householders tied up and threatened with knife in home invasion.
Rochelle Hedges is helping keep empty bellies full in Whangarei.
Mimicking puppets and wind-up dolls, reinterpreting the national anthem and a "waka haka" are not traditional kapa haka moves.
While the mouldy old Harbour Board building awaits its distant makeover the conciliatory mood at council is abundantly clear.
Whangarei's perceived lack of imagination is lamented by many - but for a brilliant young director the city's fledgling theatre scene is part of its charm.
Groups that encourage diversity in schools can help put a stop to bullying, students say.
Crown funding has been approved for the development of Whangarei Airport, Transport Minister Simon Bridges says.
Organisers of Waipu's renowned Art N' Tartan Wearable Arts event are looking forward to using the newly-built Celtic Barn for the first time.