Huhana Hickey hasn't needed any pain relief in four months because of a medicinal cannabis mouth spray.
Tearfund wants Kiwis to get on their bikes to stop human trafficking.
Sarah Spence is celebrating everything British in her cello performance.
Senior Chef is a course for older people who want to re-kindle an interest in cooking or who want to learn.
If you are aged 16 to 24 trying to figure out your career options, come along to one of the free Careers Coach events being in held in Takanini and Papakura next month.
Young people dedicated to helping South Aucklanders with life-limiting illness have been recognised by the Minister of Health.
Spitting hoods are available to all police staff to minimise the risk from slobbering crooks.
Safe havens for truant students are running out as local businesses get on board with an Auckland-wide scheme.
Gamers based themselves at Motat for 40 hours in a bid to construct a virtual refugee camp to raise funds for World Vision.
Prisoners at Auckland Region Women's Corrections Facility say they "are and can be more than just convicts".
Ahmad Aldouri is more than 15,000km and a world away from the life he left behind.
Rainbow's End announces plans for another major attraction during PM's visit.
It would have cost George Masina more than $1000 to register, de-sex and microchip his two dogs.
South Auckland was the obvious place for the Vodafone Warriors' very first pop-up store.
Last week I was at a fundraiser for Hospice, and Peter Thompson of Barfoot and Thompson real estate fame bought a Vodafone Warriors package for Sydney this week against the Sharks.
Hundreds of costumes could be lost if storage isn't found for the Papakura Theatre Company.
A complaint has been laid with the Auditor-General complaint over a planned multi-million dollar library and community hub.
This week's Thanks a Bunch goes to Conifer Grove School volunteer Veronica Atherton.
Tekura Rua, 72, retired kura kaupapa teacher, lives in Papakura.
Papakura gets to see the exhibition Well Versed by painter Michelle Chapman and sculptor Richard Cooper.
It will be a revitalised Papakura City that takes on Ellerslie in northern league football on Saturday.
Karaka want Onewhero to give them a run for their money in Counties Manukau club rugby on Saturday.
The mouth-watering Fox Memorial Trophy showdown between Papakura and Pt Chevalier takes place on Saturday.
Kaumatua Whitiora Cooper, Miki Apiti and Kuia Taui Thompson opened the Matariki celebrations at Middlemore Hospital.
Police investigating several burglaries want to identify the owners of a range of recovered property.
Repeka Polamalu-Vilitau is on a collision course to honour musician Metui Finau.
Water polo is making a big splash in Manurewa.
Regional Premier Netball League leaders Southern Cavaliers look unbeatable.