Amazon’s Alexa can now be used to change the subject during family disputes that take place over the Christmas period.
Two horses at a north-east rescue centre have found their forever home with a young cancer survivor.
An Aberdeen community gardening group is hosting an outdoor Christmas carol session.
A woman is lucky to be alive after being crushed – by a sofa.
An Aberdeen community has unveiled its first Christmas tree, complete with solar-powered lights.
More than 400 festive-themed children’s books have already been sold in the past month.
North-east residents have been warned about the dangers of cooking while under the influence of alcohol after an increase in accidental festive house fires in Aberdeen.
Christmas is getting nearer and children across the north-east writing their lists for Santa. In this week’s Aberdonian, we’ve gone back through our archives to find out what toys and and gifts kids in the city have been demanding over the last few decades.
An Aberdeen children's charity has launched its festive collection – with all proceeds to go towards its £8 million appeal.
Police have launched an operation aimed at keeping people safe on Christmas nights out - with officers urging people to "stay with friends or people you know".
The artist behind last year’s Christmas number one is hoping to repeat his success, but he will have to compete with the likes of Stormzy, Taylor Swift and Lewis Capaldi for the festive accolade.
An Aberdeen-based charity will be offering support to local people struggling emotionally this festive period.
Pop star Amy Macdonald delighted primary school pupils when she gave them advice on performing one of her songs at their Christmas show.
A lonely pensioner was moved to tears when BBC Breakfast presenter Dan Walker surprised him with a Christmas tree.
From being handed in to being given out to those in need, the journey of food donations is a varied one.
An Aberdeen charity has launched a stocking appeal to help spread festive cheer.
Whether it’s finding a meaningful gift or hunting out a bargain so you can stick to your Secret Santa budget, Christmas present shopping can prove a bit of a nightmare at times.
The Scottish SPCA is urging people in the north-east to be aware of the risks of buying a pet at Christmas.
Santa ditched his reindeer off the coast of the north-east this weekend to make sure he arrived in proper style - aboard an RNLI lifeboat.
A church is to hold a carol event as it rounds off its Christmas appeal.
A Christmas fair will take place in Aberdeen to help raise funds for children living in Kenya.
Operation Salvation is aiming to reduce and prevent violent offending.
A north-east football club has held its annual Festive Friends Christmas lunch, supporting isolated pensioners in the area.
A Christmas coffee morning is set to be held in Aberdeen to raise money for a bereavement charity.
A boys’ Brigade company will become posties for the next two weekends in their annual Christmas card delivery fundraiser.
Mark required several litres of blood during surgery following the serious crash, he is now calling on people to give the ultimate Christmas present by donating blood.
A mental health charity has joined up with Twitter to encourage users to have open conversations about the pressures of Christmas.
‘This is why Aberdeen can’t have nice things’: Anger after nativity scene vandalised by ‘mindless idiots’
Residents have hit out after Aberdeen's nativity scene was vandalised.
An outdoor carol-singing event is to be held this evening in an Aberdeen community.
An Aberdeen charity is to host a meet and greet with Santa for children with additional support needs.