Community

Battle of the suburbs

Massive call for blood donors. Is your suburb the best? Is it more generous than the others? Well the proof will be...

Penrith set to rock this weekend

The Penrith Valley will ring with the sweet sound of hardstyle music this weekend as 'Defqon 1' returns again, bringing with it crowds...

Exclusive: Kalynda's dad breaks family's silence

EXCLUSIVE: After a harrowing month locked away in a Chinese detention centre as the subject of drug trafficking suspicions, Penrith’s Kalynda Davis is...

Council to trial 'live' sites

Locals will be able to come together as a community and watch movies, sporting events and ceremonies for free after Penrith Council identified...

Elderly man dies in house fire

An elderly man has died in a house fire at St Marys this morning. An investigation is underway into the...

Kate Ellis visits Penrith

Community organisations, not-for-profit organisations and local government bodies are being encouraged to apply for Federal Government funding to deliver education projects...

Body of missing man found

The body of a man missing since last month was found in a creek alongside a golf course. A golfer searching for a...

Council considers parking changes

Restricted parking hour times may be reduced in the Penrith CBD in an attempt to ease the parking crisis in the city. ...

Storms cause havoc

A massive storm that battered Penrith and surrounding suburbs last night has left residents with a massive clean-up. ...

Living in Llandilo

From the young age of 10 to those aged 80-years or older, Llandilo residents had the opportunity to tell their fascinating...

Colyton house raided; man arrested

A known associate of the Rebels and the Finks outlaw motorcycle gangs (OMCG) has been charged with firearm and drug offences. Officers...

Darts night has a serious side

Did you know more men die of cancer each year than women? A shocking statistic has revealed that men are 84 per...

Paramedics kept busy

Paramedics have been kept busy in the local area overnight, with several incidents requiring urgent attention. At 5.30pm last night, paramedics were called...

Guns found in unit

Police have recovered seven stolen firearms from a western Sydney home unit. Cleaners allegedly discovered the guns and a number...

Alec's caring nature shines

Three little kittens would have had a dismal start to life had it not been for 11-year-old Kingswood boy, Alec Campbell. ...

Meet our ninja grandma

Don’t let her age or small stature fool you; this grandmother of four is training to be a ninja. ...

Woman assaulted in home

A police search is currently underway following the serious assault of a woman in her own home.   About 3pm...

Police search for van driver

Police are appealing for a van driver to come forward after a young child escaped her house and approached him at...

O'Farrell slams carbon tax

NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell says the carbon tax will cost jobs and has maintained his opposition to the plan. Speaking to...

Robbo keeps up schools fight

NSW Opposition Leader John Robertson has brought his ‘40 schools in 40 days’ campaign to St Clair to fight the State Government’s $1.7...