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Building business

Yasmin King has a strong vision for the role of small businesses in the NSW economy and in western Sydney and...

Brawl witness speaks

EXCLUSIVE: A brawl involving nearly 20 people broke out at Phriction nightclub in Penrith two weeks ago but was reported to...

Stabbing suspect found dead

A man wanted for questioning over the stabbing of a pregnant woman at St Clair last month has been found dead....

Teen bashed at St Marys

A 14-year-old boy was taken to Hospital with possible bleeding on the brain after being assaulted and robbed by four males...

Social housing success

Federal Minister for Social Housing and Homelessness, Mark Arbib, and Member for Lindsay, David Bradbury, last week the handover of the...

Gosford's part in our future

EXCLUSIVE: Just why were some of Penrith’s key decision-makers some 100 kilometres away from the city on Wednesday? ...

Wild weather hits

Strong and damaging winds yesterday has kept local SES volunteers busy.   The Penrith State Emergency...

Merit to 'super' councils?

EXCLUSIVE: Penrith Mayor Greg Davies says "super councils" could work, but believes Penrith shouldn't have any grand plans to take over...

Pyne visits Penrith

Shadow Minister for Education, Apprenticeships and Training, Christopher Pyne, is calling for an indexation of funding for non-government schools following the...

Centre to close

Penrith City Council’s decision to close one of its childcare centres in St Clair has angered some parents, but Councillor Jackie...

No "secret plan"

The local industrial relations office in Penrith will be closed and its seven staff will be sacked under changes to NSW...

Mayor: This is a full time gig

EXCLUSIVE: Greg Davies has declared he will be a full time Mayor, but it’s unlikely you’ll see him wearing the traditional...

Brawl at Phriction nightclub

Police from Penrith Local Area Command are conducting investigations into an altercation at a club in Penrith earlier this month. ...

Council removes trees

Penrith City Council has now begun its final year of a program to remove Spotted Gum and Nicholii trees that were...

Questions still burn over fire

Police have re-opened an investigation into a multi-million dollar factory fire at Penrith twelve years ago.  ...

Police shoot man at Colyton

A Critical Incident Investigation Team has been formed following a shooting incident at Colyton.   About...

Pregnant woman stabbed

Police are searching for a man after a pregnant woman was stabbed in St Clair.   ...

Shuttle bus re-route

WEEKENDER FIRST: Penrith’s free shuttle bus service will be re-routed to include more central points in the CBD. ...

Something to car about

The Penrith Carer Car is known affectionately around town as “Noddy” because everyone is always happy to see it, according to...

Kids make us think

Jamison High School students hope to encourage their peers to think before littering, after making a short film inspired by the...

Where's the cash?

NSW Opposition Leader, John Roberston, has slammed Liberal Mulgoa MP, Tanya Davies, for going back on an election promise to secure...

Penrith woman's big win

A 50-year-old local woman won a $7.5 million share in last night’s $15 million OZ Lotto jackpot. ...

Fire hits Penrith

Fire fighters battled a large grass fire in Jamisontown this afternoon, which covered the area in thick smoke. ...

Push for government department

Penrith Business Alliance has continued its push to have a NSW government department relocated to Penrith following a meeting with NSW...

Garage sale gold

All that’s holding you back from possibly making thousands of dollars is a garage sale.   ...

Greg Davies is new Mayor

WEEKENDER FIRST: A deal that guaranteed Ross Fowler would be Mayor has been left in tatters after Greg Davies sensationally grabbed...

What do you know?

Penrith Police have renewed their appeal to the public for information following the serious sexual assault of a woman in Glenmore...

Woman charged, man burned

Police are waiting to interview a man after he was seriously burned by a car fire in the local area on...

Drug arrests at Penrith festival

Police have charged a number of people following a dance music festival held at Penrith last night. ...

Bradbury backs carbon price

David Bradbury says many members of his community have been "misled, deceived and scared" by the campaign against carbon tax reform....

Will Marko land killer blow?

EXCLUSIVE: For the past three years it has been easy to predict who the next Mayor of Penrith will be thanks...

Brave Noah's battle

For her toast on New Year’s Eve in 2010, Jodie De Sousa simply wished for a year in which her son,...

Building new leaders

EXCLUSIVE: State Mulgoa MP, Tanya Davies, is helping to discover the future leaders of New South Wales by setting up the...

Council calls on O'Farrell

JUST IN: Western Sydney is growing fast and now is the time for the State Government to act on its promise...

Payne comes out swinging

NSW Liberal Senator, Marise Payne, has blasted the Prime Minister and local MP David Bradbury over the introduction of carbon tax...

Bradbury sticks solid

EXCLUSIVE:  Lindsay MP David Bradbury is sticking by the policies that are threatening the stability of the Gillard Government. ...

The right formula

Penrith Christian School have showed they have the right formula when it comes to chemistry after their outstanding achievements at this...

Security guard threatened

Police are appealing to the public for assistance in identifying two men who threatened a security guard at a small Penrith...

Man assaulted at home

About 4.30pm on Sunday, September 11, a female and two males forcibly entered a residence in Madigan Drive, Werrington County and...

Famous walk's next step

The Great River Walk along Nepean River will soon become one of the “famous walks” of Sydney, according to Penrith Deputy...