Sunday, February 25, 2018

News

Brooke's Car Rally returns

More than 50 car loads of local residents are expected to take part in the second annual Brooke's Car Rally, a unique fundraiser...

Man seriously hurt in angle grinder accident

A 70-year-old man is in a serious but stable condition after suffering lacerations to the neck in angle grinder accident in St Marys this...

More than $85,000 raised for homelessness project

WestCare Community Services is working towards ending homelessness in the Penrith area, with over $85,000 raised at their annual fundraising dinner last week. The focus...

NBN asbestos scare

Telstra and WorkCover are investigating a number of telecommunications pits after concerned residents reported that asbestos material was being left exposed in Penrith’s...

Motorcyclist injured in Penrith crash

A motorcyclist has been injured after a crash in Penrith this afternoon. Just before 3.30pm today, a motorcycle and a utility vehicle collided at the...

Teens charged over carjacking, kidnapping

Two teenagers are due in court today charged over the alleged carjacking and kidnapping of a man at Penrith last September. An 18-year-old man was...

Methadone Clinic on the move

In a major step forward for St Marys, the Methadone Clinic on Queen Street will be relocating to the Mt Druitt Hospital Campus...

Penrith's population rises

Penrith's population has risen to 178,472, according to the latest Census data released today. That's up from 172,102 in 2006 and is particularly...

Labor says its housing policy is positive

After seven years of looking to buy her own home, South Penrith resident Rika Kuala is hoping a change in Government policy will allow...

What will you be thinking about on ANZAC Day?

Opinion by Troy Dodds ANZAC Day is without doubt the most important day on the Australian calendar. It represents spirit, courage, mateship and the foundations on...

Rebels President arrested at Kingswood

The President of the Rebels Windsor Chapter has been arrested and charged with the murder of a man on the Central Coast last year. About...

24 hour help for locals

Every resident of the Penrith region will have direct telephone access to expert mental health advice for the first time following the launch...

Smokers booted out of dining areas

Unless you stay at home, a cigarette with your meal is now a thing of the past. From Monday, hotels, clubs, restaurants and cafes’ outdoor...

Dangerous times ahead for fire crews

Fire crews are warning of a dangerous summer ahead after a bushfire in Londonderry and Llandilo threatened homes yesterday, the second major bushfire in just two...

Statement from Nepean Hospital

The following statement has been issued by Nepean Hospital A police officer and a Nepean Hospital security guard are receiving care at Nepean Hospital after...

A brother's plea

The brother of a woman found deceased inside her Colyton home has appealed for anyone with information about his sister, 47-year-old...

Christmas spirit shines

Anytime Fitness in St Marys has donated toys for kids as well as a $2000 cheque to Christ Mission Possible in Kingswood, just in...

Chase ends with crash

Detectives are questioning two men over an armed hold-up at a western Sydney post office. Police from Penrith Local Area Command were patrolling...

More charges laid against man

A former teacher has faced Penrith Local Court having been charged with two additional offences relating to alleged historical child sexual assault offences dating...

Gina Field wins NSW Business Woman of the Year

President of the Penrith Valley Chamber of Commerce, Gina Field, has today been announced as the 2017 NSW Business Woman of the Year. In a...