Think of an accounting firm and the first thing that comes to mind is a friendly, welcoming atmosphere, right?
Community support saw Calendula Cottage Cafe and Gardens take out the Auckland region Puhoi Valley People's Choice Award.
Te Hononga Puna Reo Centre has had a facelift, thanks to the generosity of strangers.
The Tuakau Christmas Parade rolls into town this Saturday, and it's shaping up to be a cracker.
Franklin Family Support Services leading community to speak out against domestic violence.
The Pukekohe Playcentre community is getting festive - preparing its walking float for the Pukekohe Christmas Parade on Sunday.
The next generation of leaders is well on the path to success, if 18-year old Marek Townley is anything to go by.
Hundreds of Franklin District farms and lifestyle blocks could be affected by a new waterways clean up initiative.
Police uncover massive haul of power tools and farming equipment inside shipping containers.
Ophilia MacRae knows the struggle of taking her son to the movies and the "dirty looks" from strangers. On December 11, she won't have to worry, attending an autism-friendly movie screening in Pukekohe.
Pukekohe automotive course helping local youth find career lane.
He was released from prison for one man's death, then told another he would shoot him.
Pukekohe pizza shop left with big-clean up after store front smashed three times in the last two months.
Franklin school certified water safe as summer season approaches.
Franklin BMX club rolls into new season in title winning form.
Police are on the hunt for two men who donned masks and robbed a bar at gun point.
The Franklin Woodturner's Club is gearing up for their big annual sale.
Pukekohe hockey player looking to strike top form at Hockey Junior World Cup in Chile.
Pukekohe towie goes the distance to help stranded Chilean tourists.
Renowned trail runner remembered after fatal crash in rural south Auckland.
Modern war veterans to be honoured in Pukekohe this weekend.
Pukekohe is no longer a town without traffic lights.
Pukekohe man killed in crash in Auckland suburb of Otahuhu on Monday was 63-year-old Desmond Wigg.
Tuakau basketballing teen Shannon Loo is heading to Australia to compete.
Pukekohe's Valley School will be celebrating its 50th anniversary this month, and it's holding a jubilee to celebrate.
Yet another coastal campground goes on the market - this time in Auckland.
Angela Fulljames to lead Franklin Local Board as chairperson for the next three years.
Pukekohe race fans get set for full Supersprint experience.
Valley School is celebrating its 50th anniversary in Pukekohe this year with a Golden Gala day on Saturday, November 12 from 10am till 2pm.
Fashion lovers - this one's for you.