When a suicide blast happens 150 metres from your office, the spectre of terrorism becomes very real, very quickly.
A new Aberdeen restaurant has shipped in a state-of-the-art smoker from America to serve up authentic Southern barbecue.
CONCERNS have been raised about road safety following the approval for more than 300 new North-east homes.
More than 500 homes and around 100 businesses were damaged in the recent floods - the worst to hit the North-east in years.
A North-east vet has issued a warning to pet owners after a puppy ate a suspected legal high.
Beer is back in the North-east this summer, with the region's biggest celebration of brew returning.
A midwife has been struck off the nursing register after it was found she deliberately administered drugs to 15 expectant mums that led to them requiring emergency caesarians.
Organisers have lauded the first Christmas Village as a success after attracting more than 500,000 people.
A ONE-WAY restriction will be in place on an Aberdeen road for five days.
ABERDEEN had the second highest bill for vandalism to schools in Scotland.
A GROUP of teachers made a charitable splash for cash when they took a plunge into the icy North Sea to help raise money for a pupil with a brain tumour.
COMMUNITIES, businesses and charities have stepped forward to help people hit by the flooding caused by Storm Frank.
PARTS of the North-east saw more than a month's worth of rain in a single day as Storm Frank hit.
A NEW rescue hen rehoming coop is set to hatch next weekend.
A small group of hard-working, selfless North-east folk have been named in this year’s New Year Honours. They range from household names to the people working tirelessly behind the scenes.
AGREEMENTS for a new multi-million pound exhibition and conference centre have been signed.
A FASHION student will have her work go on show in the Big Apple.
MAJOR structural work on the Third Don Crossing is nearing completion.
A MASTERPLAN for a £100 million hotel and spa resort in the North-east has been approved.
PLANNING officials have backed a multi-million pound scheme to revamp an iconic quarry.
POLICE have carried out a three-day operation targeting inconsiderate drivers around schools.
POLICE were appealing for information after an Aberdeen sweet shop was robbed.
PROPOSALS have been submitted for a 1,500 home development on the outskirts of a North-east village.
A COMPREHENSIVE travel plan to address the impact of the necessary Forth Road Bridge closure has been launched by Transport Minister Derek Mackay.
A HISTORIC pub could be transformed into a supermarket if newly submitted plans are approved.
WORK is under way to transform one of the North-east’s most popular visitor centres into a five-star attraction.
BEER lovers across the North-east can enjoy a winter tipple when a popular festival returns to celebrate the best British breweries have to offer.
A HOTEL is to be refurbished as it changes its name.
Aberdeen Twins are to face-off against one another in a charity boxing match.
THE wet weather didn't stop the crowds from turning up in their droves to witness the launch of the Aberdeen Winter Festival.