North Shore Times

Fundraiser for drowned woman

Dance classes and two parties are being held to raise funds for Millaray Antonia Bravo Ramos, who died at an Auckland beach.

The woman's friend says the dance community and Latin American community in Auckland were missing her already.

'Pirate' boat's last sail

Four decades ago, the children of Beach Haven were gifted the boat by former resident, Frank Larking.

A hard-fought community battle to save Frank Larking's play boat ends as it moves to a new home.

Pest plants protected

The Norfolk Island Hibiscus tree produces poisonous seeds inside a capsule which causes skin irritation.

Some species of pest plants are protected under Auckland Council's Unitary Plan.

Some fruit fly restrictions lifted

Queensland fruit fly like the one found in Devenport

Fruit and vegetable restrictions have been lifted in two Auckland suburbs after weeks with no further evidence of fruit flies.

Ron Sang remodel remodelled video

It's hard to believe, but this house dates back to 1958. Architect Ron Sang designed the addition with the living areas ...

Couple pour their hearts into the rebuild of a '50s house, but a job move means they need to sell.

Body found at beach 'not suspicious'

Police were called to Waiake beach on Wednesday afternoon after a body was seen in the water.

It is believed the woman was from Chile and had been in New Zealand for around three years before she died.

Woman's body retrieved at beach

Police officers were at Waiake beach on Wednesday afternoon.

A man said police were called when a fishing group spotted the body of a woman entangled in the ropes of a buoy.

Auckland stands with Christchurch

A man wipes his eyes in Ponsonby's Sacred Heart Catholic church during a service after the neighbouring mosque was ...

Grieving Aucklanders are standing in unity in support of their Muslim neighbours.

Business as usual till 3pm for schools

The paid teachers' union meeting on Tuesday has been postponed in respect for all Christchurch victims and their families.

Schools will remain open on Tuesday after cancellation of union meeting.

Red carpet premiere for retirement home film video

Cheese Scone: The Movie premiere. Poyton resident, Eris Malcolm who was the film's art director, left, and Poyton staff ...

‘Cheese Scone: The Movie’ includes a scene where a streaker interrupts a game of lawn bowls.

More fruit flies in Northcote

Two more male Queensland fruit flies have been found in Northcote.

The fruit flies bring the total in Auckland to 10.

More dynamic traffic lanes planned

The dynamic lane on Whangaparāoa Rd.

Dynamic lanes planned by Auckland Transport may help Auckland's traffic congestion

Bridge breakdown clear

A lane was currently blocked on Auckland's Harbour Bridge.

A breakdown on Auckland's Harbour Bridge has been cleared but commuters can still expect delays.

Community 'unsung heroes' after fire

Stephen, Deb, Alex and Jack Slipper lost their home of 15 years after a fire, caused by an electrical fault, on March 6.

The Slipper family were left with nothing but the clothes they were wearing after a fire destroyed their home of 15 years.

Child seen 'driving' car video

The man who caught the footage of the boy in the driver's seat says he was shocked to see it.

The young boy was seen sitting on the lap of the driver of a car on the Auckland-Waiwera motorway.

'Celebration of life' for Denver Chance video

Denver Chance was found dead on Sunday, after disappearing two weeks ago.

A memorial for Denver Chance will be held on Sunday.

Denver Chance's car found

A man has been charged with the murder of missing Aucklander Denver Chance.

Denver Chance's Nissan Skyline was hidden at the same property where a body, believed to be his, was found.

Losing Denver Chance 'indescribable' video

Denver Chance was found dead on Sunday, after disappearing two weeks ago.

Denver Chance's sister says she will hold memories of him forever as a man is charged with his murder.

Hospital package not suspicious

Emergency services are at North Shore Hospital (pictured) after a suspicious package was found.

Emergency services have descended on North Shore Hospital after reports of a 'suspicious' package.

Denver Chance: What we know

Denver Chance was described by his mother as an animal lover who liked to travel.

Denver Chance was last seen on February 24. Two weeks on, police have found a body and charged a man with murder. Here's what we know.

Chance murder accused in court video

A man has been charged with the murder of missing Aucklander Denver Chance.

A 41-year-old man charged with the murder of Denver Chance has been granted interim name suppression.

More sightings of Denver Chance

Chance is described as 178cm tall, of solid and muscular build, with dark brown hair. He has a tattoo on his shoulder ...

Two weeks after he first went missing, police have additional sightings of missing Auckland man Denver Chance.

Denver Chance: mate pleads for help

Denver Chance has been missing since February 24.

Friend of man missing for 12 days urges people to "get involved" in the search for the "well loved" Aucklander.

Leak found after seven weeks

A "very old" abandoned water pipe which had not been sealed properly has been uncovered as the source of the "extensive" ...

After nearly two months of investigating and thousands of dollars spent, Watercare has found Auckland's mystery leak.

Car sighting may not be missing man video

Auckland man Denver Chance has not been seen since February 24.

A red Nissan Skyline believed to belong to missing Auckland man Denver Chance, may not have been his.

Investigation in SkyPath stoush

A stoush is brewing over SkyPath, a planned pedestrian route across the Auckland Harbour Bridge.

Transport Agency head orders inquiry into "deeply concerning" allegations surrounding planned Auckland walkway.

Motorcyclist seriously injured

A motorbike rider recieved serious injuries after a crash on Kelvin Rd, Papakura.

A road in south Auckland has reopened following a serious crash.

Potential Denver sighting

Denver Chance was described as 178cm tall, of solid and muscular build, with dark brown hair.

A person who fits the description of missing Auckland man Denver Chance was seen at a Waihi supermarket

'Liquid is coming from somewhere'

Glenvar Rd's "extensive" leak in broad daylight. Residents say it is worse in the morning, before the sun starts to dry ...

Contractors have been on the ground for seven weeks, but the source of an "extensive" leak is still yet to be found.

Dumped dead duck draws council's ire

On March 5, Jeanine Oxenius dumped a dead duck and an eel on a playground near Stredwick Reserve in protest. "Sorry ...

GRAPHIC: Auckland Council says there are more dignified ways to get rid of dead ducks than turfing them at a playground.

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