Hutt Old Boys Marist have retained the Spillane Cup title with a decisive 30-7 win over Christchurch Marist Albion.
The preferred route for the new Petone-Grenada Link Road recognises the environmental, community and social value of the Korokoro Valley, NZ Transport Agency Wellington highways manager Rod James says.
Hutt City Council housing units could be sold to pay off debt.
The death of a Petone identity has sparked a drive to raise money to install a lifesaving defibrillator on Sydney St.
An Indian family have suffered years of harassment and police say it is hard not to conclude it is racially motivated.
Deep suspicion permeated the Hutt City councillors' debate about the future of water supply company Capacity.
JOHN SHEEHAN - The Wellingtonian
Defending champions Hutt Old Boys Marist will host the 83rd Spillane Cup rugby tournament in this weekend.
Ten massive trees bordering the astro turfs at Maidstone Park are to be cut down.
American couple Paul Evensen and Mark Barlow travelled to Wellington to get married.
Ratepayers have been presented with a lolly scramble as the city council looks to boost the local economy.
The firm rejection of plans to sell part of the Copeland St Reserve for housing could see some of the space used for a dog park.
A curious aspect of the debate on the future of the two halls is the name of the new facility.
Strange things are going on in Wellington's Botanic gardens.
Emergency services have put out a fire in a Lower Hutt street where a home was "well alight."
Families with children at risk of rheumatic fever will move to the top of the Housing New Zealand waiting list.
JARED NICOLL - Hutt News
Wainouiomata's dental hub will be a "warrant of fitness centre not a place for tooth-pulling" for the area's children, Hutt Valley District Health Board chief operating officer Pete Chandler says.
JARED NICOLL - Hutt News
Plans for Lower Hutt's first eco-friendly graveyard have stalled because of a lack of public interest.
JIM CHIPP - Hutt News
Promotors promoters are cool on the idea of 12,000 seat stadium for Petone.
Hutt International Boys' School has welcome a new principal, Mike Hutchins.
Upper Hutt mayor Wayne Guppy wants improvements made to SH58 rather than building the proposed Tawa link road.
A Petone-Grenada Link road is being touted as a game- changer, not just for moving traffic east-west in the region but potentially altering where people choose to work.
Hutt Valley principals have welcomed a Green party plan that would fund lunches, dedicated nurses and after school care at low decile primary schools.
Hutt City Council has pledged $120,000 to primary schools which have teachers willing to improve their ability to teach science.
Building a stadium on Petone Rec has to be looked at seriously, Mayor Ray Wallace says.
Phoenix's Gareth Morgan kickstarts project
Plans for a $44m-48m, 12,000-seat "boutique stadium" in Petone were announced today.
Was it 7s fans with the munchies who nicked a Hutt businessman's hot dog cart, or a thief with scrap metal in mind?
For Daniel and Gillian Robertson, who were married on Saturday, the best present was that their son Oliver was well enough to take part.
The Hutt Valley Horticultural Society's 111th Summer Show this weekend will also be the last in the current hall.
The Belmont Hills traffic lights on State Highway 2 are unlikely to get cameras to catch red-light runners.
Multi award-winning architect John Mills is opening his Days Bay home to public scrutiny.
The prospect of Paul Ifill scoring a winning goal for the Wellington Phoenix on the Petone Rec is not as far-fetched as it sounds.
In less than two months Hutt City Council's 240 staff will move from their quake-prone building to another site.
A 70-year-old man was brutally beaten by three men in Naenae early on yesterday morning.
At 80 Neil McCabe has become the country's second-oldest licensed helicopter pilot.
A specialist team has been called in after exposed asbestos was found at the fire-damaged Petone College site.
One of the most popular entrances to the Tararua Forest Park is about to get a major upgrade.
Seven local submissions have been made on proposed changes to electorate boundaries.
An combined Justice sector approach to tackling offending in the Hutt Valley is having a noticeable effect on crime statistics.
Two historic marble plaques commemorating the history of WelTec are likely to be preserved.
After nearly a century of manufacturing soap and detergent, Unilever's Petone plant is to close. Jim Chipp looks back at its history.
Lower Hutt is becoming older, richer and better educated, but population growth has almost stalled.
A supermarket and Subway franchise have been earmarked for a $1.3 million development in Worburn.
Gym classes get the blood pumping but Kamiria Thomas' heart was racing for a different reason at the gym on the weekend.
Friends and family of the mother and son killed in a fiery crash this week are devastated at the loss.
Police have released a composite image of a man who sexually assaulted a woman on Boxing Day.
Love and fitness will come together on Saturday for an event not usually seen at a gym - a wedding.
The inaugural King of the Hill event later this month has been postponed due to registrations flat-lining.
A nasty flax disease has arrived in the Hutt Valley and it could have an impact on the tui population.
A Hutt man who oversaw construction of Te Papa, the Terrace Tunnel, the new Ewen Bridge and Wellington's container terminal was named in the New Year Honours list.
Four months after fire engulfed their factory, Petone-based motorsport car seat exporters Racetech are fighting back.