Chef Jo Seagar's defunct cooking school and cafe owes creditors more than $1.6 million.
The race is on for Cantabrians to enter for The Press Summer Starter fun run and walk.
A modern house overlooking a golf course and a castle-style home are among the Canterbury House of the Year winners.
New tenants have signed up for a music centre under construction in central Christchurch.
OPINION: Thanks for the dog parks, Christchurch City Council.
Superb skiing, followed by a reviving stay in an alpine retreat, is on offer not far from Christchurch.
They lived in the same spot for years, yet their paths never crossed until they moved to London. If that isn't fate, we don't know what is ...
HLAH - the hairy heroes of Kiwi rock are back on the road with new album Narcocorrido.
Fifty-one-year old Simon Olliver has become the oldest Kiwi to successfully swim the English Channel.
A Christchurch woman will cycle the length of New Zealand in a charity drive.
A choir indelibly associated with raising spirits in post-quake Christchurch will give a particularly poignant concert this Saturday.
Go dairy-free at Re:Start Mall or head to Sumner for deli delights.
Tofu is a popular protein source for vegetarians.
A Christchurch school is taking up a challenge to get active and address their health and well being.
In February a T-shirt on display at Canterbury Museum shocked not only Christchurch but the band behind it.
A Christchurch project that "took over the city" with lovable giraffes has gained national recognition.
Slapstick may not be a universal favourite, but The Ladykillers cast could win you over to practically anything.
A Collingwood weaver makes coffins from willow.
An assistance dog named Cooper is helping a disabled boy take on the world.
Mum-of-five Falaiga Tumoli no longer has to rely on her children to show her basic computing skills.
Why are some Christchurch parents avoiding their local schools?
Rockpool bar has reopened - one of the first central city bars to rebuild since the earthquakes.
REVIEW: The Laboratory is a pub with real atmosphere.
What you were wearing in Christchurch.
The lure of the capital has meant making the North Island home for a group of South Islanders
There are some artistic moments that I prefer to avoid.
Anne Sophie Duprels shines as Madama Butterfly, heralding the return of opera to the Isaac Theatre Royal.
What is unique about craft in Aotearoa New Zealand? This was the question put to writers who recently attended a workshop about definitions of craft, held in Christchurch with renowned British design historian Tanya Harrod.
Hannah Beehre's exhibition, Paintings, plays with the idea of the vastness of nature and the universe.
Dust flying, sirens wailing... Ace Frehley, former lead guitarist and founding member of the rock band Kiss, is telling me about the time he was driving his DeLorean through the desert being chased at high speeds by 10 police cars.