Tash Sprout is grateful she had a bit of "liquid courage" when she first asked out her fiance.
Pull the right book in Sir Peter Jackson's house and the bookcase will open to Bag End - the home of Bilbo Baggins.
Hamilton East's Duck Island icecreams go boldly into sweet new territory.
Weddings, burlesque and a mid-winter swim. Here are this week's top five picks.
Qualifications are often not enough to help job seekers find work, so they are volunteering.
Hamilton interior designer Matt South often draws on a person's clothing style to determine how to decorate their home.
After 20 years, the Warriors' brand of high-thrills rugby league continues to draw the crowds.
A Waikato man has taken three regional awards at the ADNZ Architectural Design awards this year.
REVIEW: What: Mamma Mia!
Street music, international food and would-be rockers. Here are this week's top five picks.
No one is sure why fewer abortions are being performed.
Aucklanders looking to escape rising house prices are driving up Te Kauwhata's once-dwindling population.
From buskers to brass bands, Hamilton will be rocking to a multitude of rhythms on Sunday for the annual Fete de la Musique - World Music Day.
Denise Irvine is surrounded by mothers and babies who need a helping hand at a vulnerable time.
The Coromandel great walks project has received a $1 million boost from a Lottery grant.
Tonight is the moment of truth for about 800 Waikato students, after months of rehearsal, and there's a buzz in the air.
Plans to add four more themed gardens to Hamilton Gardens are moving ahead thanks to a $2.5 million grant.
Girls wearing glitter and boys in bow-ties took the stage at Hamilton's Activate Church to compete in the Young Singers in Harmony competition.
As carnivals go, the afternoon party celebrating the Fifa Under 20 World Cup was a very cool one.
REVIEW: REVIEW: Hamilton has been given the story and it is a tale that should be seen, and read, by everyone.
Shrinking Hamilton's central city footprint and holding back the development of new land on the city's fringes could help boost the central business district's flagging fortunes.
A stylish boutique lane-way on Victoria St will open up Hamilton's main street to the Waikato River.
Descent from Disaster episode will focus on history of the "Kaka" and its deadly 1948 crash.
Film-maker trying to save Rotorua pound dogs overwhelmed by community support.
Get down and dirty with the Tough Guy and Gal Challenge on Saturday.
Gerhard and Henri Egger scoop the Best Meat Cookbook in the World Award at prestigious Gourmand Awards.
The Waikato's dishing up its own flavours for a new food challenge.
OPINION: One of the best things about the Fieldays is just watching the crowds.
Donovan Bixley has done it again, but this time with not one but three of his books.
One of Hamilton's most expensive homes has sold for an undisclosed amount.