Porirua's 50th was a smash hit in the eyes of its residents and all those that turned up on the night.
An abandoned McDonald's in Porirua has become the starting point for an art festival in Porirua.
Porirua went back in time on Friday to celebrate its 50th anniversary of being a city.
A Porirua-themed art installation has opened in time to celebrate the city's 50th anniversary.
Porirua is celebrating 50 years as a city and will be showing off its strong community spirit all weekend.
The Salvation Army in Porirua has been hit several times by burglars recently.
Pasifika wardens will be out and about in Porirua this year.
A jury had found a Porirua woman guilty of beating her brother over the head with a bottle.
Peter Pita, father-in-law of Porirua mayor Nick Leggett, attended a very special ceremony this week.
Blood covered bottle found by police after man was beaten in the head.
Cherryl Marriott says it was a privilege to see her World War 1 and Anzac Day-themed World of WearableArt entry appear on stage.
The Senior Rock 'n' Roll Nationals take place at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua over Labour Weekend.
The Ministry of Education is investigating an early childhood centre which rehired a teacher accused of hitting.
Brother says sister was the one who hit him over the head with a bottle.
A blood-splattered woman answered the door to police after allegedly beating her brother with a bottle.
Porirua's Spicer Landfill is the subject of a damning report regarding gas emissions.
Sailability Wellington has set its co-ordinates for Porirua as it prepares to launch another base near Titahi Bay.
Aotea College's barbershop and chorus groups have tasted success yet again.
Porirua identity Ivan Hardgrave will be greatly missed following his death on September 19.
State housing tenants are fed up with having to make constant phone call to get things fixed.
Des Spellerberg knew asking Kath for her hand in marriage would be for life, and neither of them would have it any other way.
Amy Leigh-Wicks loves living in Plimmerton and has written several poems based on her new home.
Should cars be allowed on Titahi Bay Beach?
The All Blacks wish the city of Porirua Happy 50th Birthday in YouTube video.
A infant's heart scare ended in an emergency flight to Starship Hospital for surgery and the adoption of universal pre-discharge health test for newborns
Aotea College students enjoyed the recent Tough Guy and Gal competition.
The numbers say it all for eastern Porirua's schools - school leavers across all three NCEA levels and national standard targets being hit by primary schools are on the rise in that part of the city.
A signal fault that delayed multiple rail services in Wellington has been fixed.
Jury finds Porirua mother scalded her son's hands, and then left them to heal disfigured.
Porirua's is going to celebrate in style its 50 years of being a city.