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Council to close laneway

After a 20 year battle to have a nearby laneway closed, residents of Maurice Street and Francis Greenway Avenue in St...

Sisters' creative passion

Original hand-painted art that suits the colours, styles and size of your home can be difficult to come by, but English...

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...

Council helps out

Around 200kg of clothing was recently donated to The Salvos with Penrith City Council staff inspired by ‘Buy Nothing New’ month....

My worst fears

It is Kaylene Evans’ worst fear that her husband George could pass away without her there to comfort him. ...

Our Luke returns home

Penrith City Council paused for a minute’s silence tonight as a mark of respect to fallen soldier Lance Corporal Luke Gavin....

Dramatic scenes as flood hits

There were dramatic scenes in Penrith earlier today when a flash flood hit the area, causing major headaches on the roads...

Penrith of the future?

After a 12 month period of community consultation and collaboration, the internationally renowned art collective, Campement Urbain, has unveiled its vision...

Kemps Creek debacle over?

Penrith City Council will oppose the transfer of any waste from the former uranium smelter at Hunters Hill to Kemps Creek....

Sub-branch will do all it can

The St Marys RSL Sub-Branch has pledged to do everything it can to support the wife, children and family left behind...

Police chief speaks out

EXCLUSIVE: NSW Police Commissioner, Andrew Scipione, has spoken out against domestic violence after recent serious incidents in Penrith. ...

Armed robbery at North St Marys

Police are appealing for witnesses following an armed robbery in North St Marys.   About 10.10am...

Boycotting Qantas

Brendan Byrne was among thousands of travellers stranded when Qantas chief executive Alan Joyce halted all flights across the world in...

JB for Jamisontown

Despite more and more people opting to purchase products online electronics giant JB Hi-Fi is opening a brand new store at...

Murder at Londonderry

Police have charged a man in relation to the death of another man in Londonderry.   ...

Kemps Creek ruled out

Kemps Creek has reportedly been ruled out - again - as the new home for radioactive toxic waste from Hunters Hill....

Mum's final wish

Penrith Panthers player, Kevin Kingston, is helping to raise funds to help fulfil a local mother’s final wish. ...

Call for 'last home buyers' grant

A leading Penrith real estate agent says the State Government should do more to stimulate the over 55s housing market. ...

Link road work begins

Construction has officially begun on Erskine Park Link Road with NSW Premier, Barry O’Farrell, turning the first sod at the construction...

Waste headed to Kemps Creek

The State Government now looks certain to back down on a promise not to move radioactive waste to Kemps Creek. ...