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Police hunt for burglary suspect after 16 houses targeted

Police in Helsinki are asking for the public's help to track down a man they say is wanted in connection with a string of...

Vantaa schools and police work together on student threat problems

Schools and authorities in Vantaa are facing a worrying number of bogus threats in schools made by students, which take time and a commitment...

Vantaa player chases World Cup dream with Africa debut

A footballer from Vantaa has been playing in the international spotlight this week as his team chased a seemingly impossible dream to qualify for...

Public transport overhaul lays the groundwork for network expansion

The public transport network in Finland's capital city region is undergoing the biggest shakeup in more than 30 years as travel boundaries are redrawn...

Police look for gang of young girls after beating incident

Police in Vantaa are looking for a group of four or five young girls after a 10-year old girl was attacked and beaten. The suspected...

Vantaa’s own city bike scheme starting in early June

A project to roll out city bikes in Vantaa is on schedule, with the bike share scheme set to start operations at the beginning...

Attempted attack on Timo Soini at election campaign event

UPDATE: Timo Soini has written about the attack on his blog. "Today, there was a terrible incident that nobody wanted or hoped for. The threatening...

Local issues beat out national concerns on the campaign trail

With less than one month to go until the general election, candidates are making a big push to get their name and message out...

Hundreds of summer job vacancies waiting to be filled in Vantaa

The city of Vantaa is looking for hundreds of young people to fill summer job vacancies. There's 450 places on offer, including maintenance work at...