A Lower Hutt councillor reckons he and his colleagues should ditch the catering and pack or buy their own lunches.
The rural home was ablaze when fire crews arrived.
Wounded, a new temporary exhibition, has opened at The Great War Exhibition.
Some filled suitcases with goodies as roughly 14,000 whet their appetites at The Food Show.
Some tenants of a central Wellington building will not return to offices on Monday pending a closer look at an engineer's report.
A cantilevered walkway could be used to reach Wellington's Shelly Bay development but ratepayers look set to foot some of the bill.
The children who excitedly file in to see Harold the Life Education giraffe are coming out with big life lessons.
Do the work and worry about the paperwork later, Wellington council tells landfill operators.
As famed showgirl Marissa Burgess opens her Cabaret de Paris here this weekend, one NZer recalls the life-changing experience of dancing with the notorious Folies Bergere.
Police have concerns for the welfare of 49-year-old John Griffen who has gone missing.
"Being homeless is a roller coaster that goes up and down, it's complicated that way."
Anna Pavlova helped crashed motor bikers and dispensed advice on feet. She was also an incredible dancer.
Budding film-makers flex their muscles through the Roxy5 Short Film Competition.
Scouts who sailed to UK in 1957 recall a life-changing trip around the world.
Jenna Davidson sought home detention. A judge didn't agree, but cut her sentence.
Road cones and work signs are appearing in Wellington's bike lanes, putting cyclists in danger.
Could you pass the ambulance call-takers' New Zealand geography test?
Massive 850-lot development in Waikanae could be just the start, says mayor.
Health officials say Wellington patient may have spread the illness before being diagnosed.
A dead little blue penguin in Wellington is being used as a reminder to keep dogs on leashes.
A project to band and follow tieke living outside the safety of the Zealandia has begun.
Commuter chaos could be on the way as Wellington's bus drivers reject pay offer from new boss and threaten to strike.
Fran Wilde and Celia Wade-Brown have scored high honours from the Queen.
Lobby group formed amid fears of another central Wellington flyover plan.
"What should the beating heart of the northern suburbs is on life support."
Chris Whelan will no longer lead Wellingon's economic development agency.
More than 100 police vehicles were caught speeding in first three months of 2017.
Courtroom audio link fails, so judge holds up signs for prisoner to read.
Women whose babies were taken from them continue fight for justice in Parliament.
Capital's Christmas festival to be held in November because December doesn't suit retailers.