Police say four armed people threatened staff before fleeing with stolen cash.
A Muriwai author helped deal with loss of her mother by sitting on a rock at the beach.
A rural Auckland hall has had no option but to turn itself into a unwanted "pub".
The Kumeu Arts Centre is needing help from the community to get the "best possible outcome" from its upgrade.
Wanting to advertise your car for sale near State Highway 16? Think again.
A Glorit conservationist farmer's group has been awarded $300,000.
Colin Mitchell allegedly abducted a young woman after the Auckland Pride Parade and dumped her at a quarry.
A cafe, restaurant and fish and chip shop will soon be open for business in Riverhead.
One resident says lowering the speed limit on Muriwai Rd will be torture. Another says it will be fantastic.
Finding forever homes is tough for rescue pets, but a new Facebook initiative is giving them a good shot.
The Northern Corridor Improvements project hearing starts today in Albany.
Vaccinated people can still get mumps, but effects of the viral illness is less severe, regional health service says.
ACT deputy leader and Rodney Local Board chairperson's stance on having children when you can't afford them has been ill-received.
There were 23 reported burglaries in Kumeu and Huapai in the past month.
West Auckland charities are being encouraged to apply for a share of a $1 million fund from the liquor licensing trusts.
Auckland motorists claim they don't know where they're heading because of the signs around the Waterview Tunnel.
Auckland commentator Ben Ross says the announced $300 million infrastructure loan for north-west Auckland should be spent out south.
West Aucklanders account for 82 of 148 cases in regional mumps outbreak, with 40 mumps cases confirmed from 12 schools.
The Public Transport Users Association says Auckland Transport is making excuses as to why rail cannot go to Huapai.
The teenager charged with setting the fires will go on trial next year.
Waste Management customers claim they get a better deal than Aucklanders using the council's prepaid rubbish service.
The Government will loan Auckland Council millions of dollars to accelerate the construction of 10,500 homes.
Roads between Waimauku and Muriwai could see a drop in speed following a legislation review, Auckland Transport says.
West Auckland man branches out on his own after growing US brand Denny's in New Zealand.
Ayden Young slept next to sharks and hung out with penguins.
Using iPads enables clinicians to spend more time with patients in Auckland's Waitemata.
When a former firefighter collapsed and heard the paramedic call for a chopper, he feared the worst.
Cuisine magazine has named its top 100 restaurants, and Hallertau Brewery is one of them.
Auckland is bringing in a three bin system, with regular rubbish runs to go fortnightly and a new weekly food waste pickup planned.
An unscientific poll on Nor-west News' Neighbourly page showed half of the respondents paid between $35 and $54 to see a GP.