Controversial plans to build a Starbucks cafe complete with a drive-thru lane in Westhill have been recommended for approval – despite dozens of objections from local residents.
A veteran squash coach and his world champion son are selling their north-east training centre after 20 years of inspiring youngsters to pick up a racket.
A north-east man "saw red" and punched an old rival from his youth after suspecting that the other man made a jibe about his cancer-stricken mum.
A thief’s drunken break-in to his neighbourhood shop was filmed on CCTV and it enabled police to arrest the culprit shortly afterwards.
Calls have been made for greater community policing after a spate of vandalism in Inverness.
Fish and chips have long-been a popular meal choice for those who want a tasty treat. In Scotland, we are incredibly lucky to have so many good quality fish and chip shops on our doorstep, many of them award-winning. Locally sourced produce is a big draw for fish and chip fans, but it is also the location, excellent customer service, and sustainability of these chippies that keep the customers coming back for more. Here we have selected five of the best chippies in Scotland for you to try...
Dutch marine firm Boskalis has set up a new subsea services base in Aberdeenshire.
A disabled pensioner is campaigning to get more wheelchair accessible pavements around his village.
In line with Aberdeenshire Council’s New Year drive to improve sports provision in the region, councillors yesterday gave two north-east communities a seasonal boost.
A burst pipe has left some north-east homes without water this evening.
Scotland manager Alex McLeish has issued a personal appeal to help find missing teenager Liam Smith.
Staying connected to her family has paid dividends for Eguolo May Vanni, from Westhill, who has graduated from Aberdeen University with a PhD in economics.
Tributes have been paid to a kind and compassionate school support worker who changed the lives of scores of youngsters.
Residents of an Aberdeenshire sheltered housing complex have been left “terrified” by a mystery culprit banging on their doors in the middle of the night.
North Sea firm i3 Energy has appointed acquisitions and divestitures adviser FirstEnergy Captial to assist with the company’s farm-out process for the Liberator development.
It was an idea which originated in Australia to tackle social isolation.
Professor James Hutchison, the Aberdeen academic who invented the world’s first full-body MRI scanner, has died aged 77.
New walking routes have been launched in six north-east towns as part of efforts to change the way we travel.
A trio of thieves made off with vacuum cleaners, dishwasher tablets and sweets during a unusual shoplifting spree last year.
A busy commuter road in Aberdeen has been shut this evening following a collision.
Transatlantic co-operation between Police Scotland and Facebook led to a convicted sex offender being caught trying to lure young girls to send him indecent images of themselves.
An Aberdeenshire road was blocked during a rush hour crash yesterday.
If the recent hot spell got you in the mood for that holiday feeling all year round, look no further than Westhill, the idyllic development set atop the tranquil Aberdeenshire town.
By Neil Drysdale
Residents of Westhill have been given the first glimpse of a new centrepiece for the town.
Officers in Aberdeenshire are urging the public to be vigilant following reports that potential rogue traders have been operating in Inverurie and Westhill.
Westhill in Aberdeenshire remains the most expensive town to buy a home, according to new research from Bank of Scotland.
Emergency services were called to a small fire in a car park in Elrick.
A north-east group has organised a welcome event for Syrian refugees in the region – and it has received backing from the local community who run Braemar Castle.
Westhill-based diving consultancy DiveSource has won three new contracts worth £4million. The work, awarded over the last six months, includes a two-year deal with Apache North Sea. DiveSource will provide diving and ROV audit services, with the option of three one-year extensions. >>Read more on Energy Voice here<<
A special fundraising day of live vintage music, tea, cake and dancing will be held this weekend to help a Westhill mum battling MS.
A trio of north-east schools are preparing for the finals of a prestigious dance competition.