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Shelly Bay vision in life-size display video

A display at Shelly Bay will be open to the public from Wednesday so people can give feedback and learn more about what ...

A real-life display shows what Shelly Bay's roads could look like with life-sized cars, bikes and people.

Ardern starts election clock ticking video

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces the election date - September 19, 2020.

OPINION: Balancing the politics of Coalition with election year imperatives is a tough ask for any government.

Everyday is Fryday

Fryday Donuts has become a popular haunt for donut lovers across the Wellington region.

The distinctive black truck produces a range of sweet and savoury creations.

Wellington icon lures top chef home

Ex-Etta chef Hayden McMillan is back home in New Zealand to remake popular Wellington cafe Floriditas.

"To be honest, it was a bit like asking a guy out on a date," says Floriditas founder Julie Clark.

Wuhan evacuations explored

Travellers wearing face masks exit the arrivals hall at Auckland International Airport.

Defence Force may be called on as Government mulls plight of Kiwis trapped in coronavirus lockdown.

Total watering ban in Wairarapa

All watering in Wairarapa is banned.

Water storage scheme advocates say a dam could alleviate summer water woes.

'About time' supermarkets reduced plastic

Many small fruit and vegetable stores use significantly less plastic than major supermarkets.

While Countdown is applauded for trialling plastic-free stores, there are already alternatives.

Tea bowl keeps on giving video

Napier potter Holly Rose Morgan decided to auction off a tea bowl from her first wood fire collection in a bid to raise ...

One artist, one small business, big difference.

Geese 'should be sent to Trump' video

Kāpiti wants Canada geese gone

The US president should tidy up the legacy of his forebears, Kāpiti mayor says.

Police name Taita homicide victim

Police have been investigating the death of a man in Hughes Crescent, Taita Lower Hutt.

The 56-year-old from Whakatāne died on Sunday.

business

Uncertainty keeping houses off the market: REINZ

House prices rose despite a lower number of listings and sales last year.

Real estate agents believe tougher rules are making house sellers and buyers more cautious.

About face on pension age change

New Zealand's ageing population will increase the cost of the pension but not to unsustainable levels, the Retirement ...

After long backing a rise in the age, the Retirement Commissioner now says it won't work.

Summer drinks challenge hits the Hutt

Beforetime Express has two options this year - "Summer Passion", a sweet and exotic fruit drink, and "Matcha Smoothie",  ...

You've got a couple of days to try a Banoffee pie in a glass, a Malteser chocolate milkshake, or a Matcha smoothie

The long road to a new suburb

Between Wellington's Churton Park and Tawa, is 260 hectares of land which has been identified as one of the last areas ...

A new suburb is being planned, but the houses Wellingtonians' need are still years away.

More people, fewer vehicles

An artist's impression of what light rail would look like along Wellington's waterfront quays. The train would start ...

OPINION: Any transport system for Wellington needs to reflect what kind of city its citizens want.

Sport

Phoenix star voted player of the month

Phoenix forward Ulises Davila was named PFA Player of the Month.

Free-scoring Mexican hits double figures for the first time in his career.

European club signs Kiwi prospect

New Zealand forward Matthew Garbett celebrates after scoring against Angola at the Under-17 World Cup.

Wellington teenager snapped up by top-tier European club.

Fern returns from ruptured Achilles

Meikayla Moore is set to return to the Football Ferns for March's Algarve Cup.

Seven months after suffering a devastating injury on the eve of the World Cup, Meikayla Moore is back playing football again.

Rufer makes surprise comeback

Phoenix midfielder Alex Rufer fight for possession during Friday's win over the Jets.

Midfielder sets up match-winner 24 hours after being ruled out with injury.

White Ferns must fire at World Cup

A disappointed Amy Satterthwaite looks on as New Zealand spill a chance in a 2018 T20 loss to Australia.

Another poor White Ferns showing would tarnish 2021 World Cup, writes Brendon Egan.

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