Police and paramedics tried in vain for 30 minutes to save a Wellington man who died after suffering an apparent heart attack while driving.
Armed police search house, but the person they are looking for is not home.
Since Wellington's film industry set up shop in Miramar, locals had been begging for something to show off its strongest asset.
A huge coastal defence gun has been hauled from the ground after decades buried at Wellington's Miramar Peninsula.
The move to digital will see Sir Peter Jackson close his film processing lab in Miramar.
A Wellington couple had their car seized after allegedly collecting about 150 undersized paua.
ADAM POULOPOULOS - The Wellingtonian
Hataitai Bowling Club's facilities changed hands last week and will now be the local community centre's headquarters.
A bank of fog that forced flight delays and cancellations in Wellington has cleared.
AMY JACKMAN - The Wellingtonian
Holes will be filled in, fences removed, diggers driven off and Bay Rd will be transformed for the 18th Kilbirnie Festival this Sunday.
Taxi drivers say new cab stand arrangements at Wellington Airport raise health and safety issues and are causing large delays.
The fall out between Wellington neighbours has cut deeper than the swath of the diggers.
A leading sports figure hopes a new outdoor track in Kilbirnie will encourage the community to lead active lifestyles - and perhaps even pursue sport long-term.
Kilbirnie retailers have praised Wellington City Council for speeding up the beautification work along Bay Rd that was turning shoppers away.
A 50-year-old Wellington man died after suffering a heart attack in Makara Peak Mountain Bike Park on Saturday.
Kilbirnie retailers angry after City Council stopped work on the Bay Rd shopping centre revamp at night.
A pair of kittens were run over in the Miramar New World carpark this afternoon and more may be wandering the eastern suburb.
The Kilbirnie bus barns may be knocked down soon - but not in the next year or so.
Water is expected to return shortly to Strathmore homes affected by a burst main today.
Woman taken to hospital after Miramar crash
A woman has been taken to hospital after a car crashed into a house in Miramar this afternoon.
World record smashed at Lyall Bay
The world sandcastle building record has been smashed in an effort that turned Lyall Bay Beach into a 2-kilometre construction zone.
Wellingtonians have flocked to an open day Mt Crawford Prison, which is soon to close for good.
Firefighters responded to a fire in the roof of a Moxham Ave house this afternoon.
Wellingtonians can see Miramar's Mt Crawford Prison this Saturday before it closes for good.
Eleventh-hour attempts to reignite debate over a Basin Reserve tunnel have come to nothing.
Group fears it may have to disband after being hit with a huge legal bill for its failed fight against expansion of Hataitai's Badminton Hall.
Latest 'Basin Bridge' concept going public
A concept design for the Transport Agency's proposed Basin Reserve flyover will be presented at a series of public information days in Wellington this week.
The expansion of Island Bay New World, which would have demolished of a takeaway shop, is on hold.
Porirua residents are the least prepared in the Wellington region for a major disaster while those in the Hutt Valley and Kapiti the most.
A big quake could leave Wellington reliant on barges and helicopters for survival, new predictions show.
A man who bashed a Kilbirnie liquor store attendant was left bleeding after the attack, police say.
The controversial Lord Mayor title suggested as part of a Wellington regional council will be scrapped.
The Ballroom Cafe in Newtown has closed and the owner says roadworks outside are to blame.
Greater Wellington Regional Council wants a Basin Flyover tunnel option to be reassessed.
$50,000 hall quake-strengthening passes mark
Urgent $500,000 quake-strengthening work on Rongotai College's school hall will be completed just in time for NCEA exams.
A terrified Kilbirnie shop attendant was punched repeatedly by a man trying to steal liquor.
The main street of Kilbirnie has seen two attempted robberies on the same day.
Cat adopts orphaned kittens after own died
On a day when most people avoid black cats, Arabella collected a litter of them.
Wellington homeowners face higher rates as quake-proofing costs hit commercial property values.
House values in some Wellington suburbs have jumped up in the latest rating valuations while one suburb is down 5 percent.
Some say it's a disgrace but the Historic Places Trust wants Wellington Prison on its register.
A $40 million upgrade of Wellington Airport's domestic terminal will increase its size by a third.
A mother was told she must breastfeed in the toilets at an Indian hall in Wellington.
A number of small Wellington convenience stores have had their alcohol licences revoked.
Unique privacy screens now cover one a Newtown Park apartment building to improve privacy.
Traffic backed up at the Mt Victoria tunnel today after a city-bound Tranzit bus broke down on the Basin Reserve side.
A Chinese man awarded almost $26,000 in unpaid wages has had the decision overturned after he sent forged documents to Immigration New Zealand.
Two women who tried to save a neighbour who was stabbed to death were among those honoured in the Safety in the City Awards.
About 40 families need a new childcare centre because a new location couldn't be found for their asbestos-riddled Island Bay centre.
Police have serious concerns for an elderly Wellington man missing since Friday.
Police have been called to a suspicious fire at Moa Point that burnt a large area of scrub and tussock.
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