A master plan for Papakura town centre, cycleways and community gardens are among projects that have been given the green light under Auckland Council's Long Term Plan.
The Papakura Sea Eagles put rugby league's Roop Rooster on the line against the Mt Albert Lions on July 4.
The McNamara Cup is a four-horse race with two rounds of Counties Manukau club rugby left to play.
Papakura City shoot for a record 10th straight win against Onehunga-Mangere on July 4.
Papakura's best sportsmen and women are to be formally recognised.
Rates rises will be coming to home owners from July 1.
A sporting passion is one thing that kept Ella McGuinness ticking well past her 100th birthday.
Volunteers are in disbelief after their charity shop was robbed for the third time in over a year.
Old treasures are being sold to help out families in need.
Homelessness is a significant and growing issue in New Zealand - but with the right approach, it can be solved.
Manurewa Rugby Black, Hui Hui Kotaki and Pacers dominated Papakura Netball Centre's senior premier grade on June 27.
Southern Cavaliers are having it their own way in the Regional Premier Netball League.
A top Kiwi surfer is helping kids stay on track with a motivational speech and a new pair of shoes.
A stunning crimson coastline as risk of erosion is being restored through the planting of new trees.
Calling all budding entertainers - here is your chance for a moment in the spotlight.
Despite Auckland's escalating house prices those on low incomes are failing to take up rates relief schemes.
Rugby's worst kept secret has been confirmed.
Ardmore Marist are sweating on the availability of their first-choice first-five Jonathan Taumateine.
A magical forest sets the scene for quirky characters telling a tale of humility and bravery.
Maggie Buxton is celebrating the Maori New Year by guiding people on a spiritual journey through her home town.
The days of roadside rubbish mountains and bargain hunters cruising suburban streets are numbered if council's inorganic plan moves forward.
Papakura City are rested and ready for their Chatham Cup match against Manukau City on June 27.
Manurewa Rugby comfortable winners at the Papakura Netball Centre.
Papakura Sea Eagles prepare for three of the toughest games of their Fox Memorial Trophy campaign.
Elinor Swery knows how to whip up a dish of inspiring ideas using a few special ingredients.
Cooked school lunches are being served to students to keep them well fed for winter.
Karaka Turquoise and Conifer Grove Platinum both had wins in the Papakura Netball Centre's senior premier grade.
Ardmore Marist expect its forward pack will be put to the sword by Waiuku on June 13.
Fox Memorial Trophy hopefuls Papakura Sea Eagles are steeling themselves for a Glenora Bears bounce back on June 16.
Papakura City have a score to settle when they play northern league division two rivals Te Atatu.