Wellington's new Arras Tunnel has slotted straight into the central city landscape as if it had always been there.
A university sustainability project has become a popular green activity "Social Lab".
It will be pedestrians who get first look at the Arras Tunnel on Saturday before it opens to traffic next week.
Part of Shelly Bay is finally being spruced up, but Wellington City Council is not coming to the party.
Wellington High School students were sent home early on the last day of term after a circuit breaker blew this afternoon.
Red-light runners near Wellington's waterfront has prompted businesses in to call for new safety measures.
A church trust has its eyes on the heavens, with plans for a 19-storey apartment building in Welly.
Youth council calls for waterfront drink fountains
Wellington's Youth Council is fundraising to get a trial of drinking fountains on Wellington's waterfront.
Rain, leaves blamed for ongoing problems on the noise-plagued Johnsonville rail line.
Wellington City Council will break out the yellow paint and give parking in the city a shake up.
Prominent Wellington lawyer on drugs charges is taking his fight to keep his name suppressed to the High Court.
Train services between Wellington and Petone have been temporarily cancelled amid reports of water on the railway tracks.
Labour's Grant Robertson remains the Wellington Central MP, but his party is struggling in the capital.
National's win likely means controversial Transmission Gully roading project will be gearing up.
Wellington's political landscape will remain unchanged for another three years.
Victory by Labour candidates in the Wellington region offset a dismal party vote nationally.
Wellington region appears to be retaining its Labour MPs as vote counts near 100 per cent.
Grant Lyon was looking out his bathroom window the last time he spotted the neighbouring property on fire.
A controversial car hire service that delivers passengers home for cheaper than a taxi is now in Wellington, but there is no way the New Zealand Taxi Federation is giving it a free ride.
Tawa Goes to Town with 720 singers in biennial music festival that has taken place since 1982.
Parties outline stances on state housing, focusing on Wellington, where the issue has been a thorny one.
Motorists will soon be able to drive through Buckle St's Memorial Park underpass, five weeks early.
Two parking buildings damaged in last year's magnitude 6.5 earthquake are expected to reopen by Christmas.
Bond, lower Cuba set for summer revamp
Hundreds of thousands of dollars are being spent tarting up two central Wellington streets.
From supporter to world champion
She went to taekwondo classes to support her children but now she has her own medals.
The Gordon Wilson Housing New Zealand complex in central Wellington has been sold to Victoria University.
Two men have now appeared in court after a man was shot in Island Bay late last month.
Police appeal for witnesses after 45-year-old man stabbed at Wellington flat.
Te Tai Tonga is in the red for this year's election - Labour red.
$1.5 million council grant mean the Zoo's 'Meet the Locals' project will complete well ahead of schedule.
A pedestrian has been hit by a vehicle on Willis St in central Wellington.
Two people have been injured in a two-car, head-on crash in Newlands this morning.
Dinosaur tests courage of Wellingtonians
He's a 12-metre-long mechanical Tyrannosaurus and he'd like you to meet his family.
Kaiwharawhara Rd juts from Hutt Rd and becomes Ngaio Gorge Road as it climbs towards Khandallah.
When the revolution comes, it will begin in Newtown, said candidates meeting MC Patrick Morgan.
A new contender adds to Peter Dunne's difficulties in holding on to his electorate of 30 years.
Fewer visitors - particularly Wellingtonians - are heading to Te Papa.
Museum exhibits odd after-hours behaviour
When the lights are out and the doors are locked, what happens in a museum?
The former owner of the Island Bay cinema has been declared bankrupt.
Police are investigating after a man arrived at Wellington Hospital today seeking treatment for bullet wounds.
Police have named a young woman who died early yesterday morning after being struck by a vehicle.
Wellingtonians are going online to find their latest reading material, with fewer visiting the city's libraries.
Prominent Wellington lawyer will have a full hearing next month to see if he will keep name suppression.
Couple tried every major NZ city before deciding on Wellington lifestyle and alpaca farming.
Never mind the Town Hall closure, Wellington is still open for conferences.
The former Dominion Museum is set to be converted to an army museum, but the facility may last for just four years.
An all-male group of candidates are lining up in Wellington Central, including incumbent Grant Robertson.
Plans to fix a shattered South Coast seawall are on hold because the council fears another battle with residents.
A proposed 30kmh limit for Wellington's central city has faltered at the final speed bump.
Bus driver William Le'aupepe was shocked more than 50 years ago after learning he would need a licence.
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