12:31Are Sunderland stronger now than opening day defeat to Manchester City? How seven of the starting XI from that day could change
11:38Union reveals 380 jobs will go at Walkers factory
09:42Walkers to close North East crisp factory
12:35Sunderland Greggs store moves
13:23Tough new penalties for drivers who commit mobile phone offences must work - lives depend on it
05:00Worrying number of drug poisoning cases admitted to Sunderland hospital
09:09LIVE: Sunderland news - Can George Honeyman or Lynden Gooch spark SAFC's season? Will the Black Cats stay up? Plus all the latest news and views from the Stadium of Light
16:44Sunderland City Council votes to agree next year's budget
18:48Penshaw Monument in Sunderland lights up for cancer charity appeal
15:10TV licences set to rise for first time since 2010
05:00Football teams wanted for new Bradley Lowery Shield tournament
18:29Sunderland U23s discover International Cup fate as new signing vows to improve
12:05Campaign launched to keep Walkers crisp factory open as MP pledges to help workers
16:28Ex-fire chief brandished kitchen knife and threw cutlery at wife in row over cash
14:17Striker Jermain Defoe reveals the approach Sunderland must take to get a result against Manchester City...
12:16Sunderland budget meeting - LIVE
13:00Cheers! Durham bar manager scoops over Â£1million in EuroMillions
05:00Victorian South Shields park set for major restoration project '“ you can help shape its future
05:00Gentoo to cut rents in Sunderland - how much will you save?
11:1810 things you said about today's shock Walkers crisp factory announcement
11:02Scary times on the Derwent Hill night walks - and you loved it!
13:44South Shields man who threatened his ex with home-made stun gun is spared jail
14:31Monty Python's Spamalot returning to Sunderland
15:0990% of Sunderland students offered place at first choice secondary school
05:00Mum's sentence anger after baby suffers racist spit attack
09:14Nando's launches its hottest sauce ever
14:24Tony Gillan: Savings from redundancies won't matter if club doesn't improve on pitch
09:56Sunderland youngsters ready for World Book Day
09:56VIDEO: Manchester City clear favourites but Jermain Defoe always gives Sunderland a chance, says ex-defender
09:07Which was flukiest? Darren Bent's beach ball goal against Liverpool or Mo Diame's lucky looper?
08:30Hartlepool Utd 4 Crewe Alexandra 0: Two-goal Lewis Alessandra eyes repeat show against Exeter
07:00Brighton 1 Newcastle Utd 2: Mags' late, late show shatters title rivals
08:40Royal Philharmonic Orchestra comes to Sunderland Empire for special concert
05:00New powers to punish drivers using mobile phones come into force
14:00Tony Gillan: No, Gary Lineker - Claudio Ranieri's sacking at Leciester City is not so inexplicable
05:00Sunderland College gets FA backing for new women's football project
14:00Sunderland Primary Schools Boys step up Harrison Cup title surge with double success
08:00Could George Honeyman or Lynden Gooch provide the spark needed to kick-start Sunderland winning run?
05:00Sunderland striker Fabio Borini opens up on season of frustration and search for a regular position
10:50Phil Smith: Leicester have one attribute Sunderland are lacking '“ and it could be crucial
09:00Northern League: Chapman double helps Ryhope CW hold champions Shildon in eight-goal epic
08:00South Shields and Billingham Synthonia set up Durham Challenge Cup final date at Hartlepool United
07:01Parents finding it harder to get first-choice school places for their children
05:00Surgery so Happy to be in Best of Health Awards running
05:00'˜Idiot' drivers risking disaster at Sunderland roadworks
06:37RICHARD ORD: I've a dream, a silver dream veg machine
05:00Do you have the naked ambition to take part in the North East Skinny Dip?
09:01SUNDERLAND 10 YEARS AGO: Roy Keane's first award, Quinn on the road