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Colyton home invasion “targeted”, police say

An investigation is underway following a home invasion in Colyton last night. About 10.20pm on Monday, three occupants were inside their Muscio Street home when...

PCYC gets on its bike

It’s the simple act of going for a bike ride, but a new PCYC program is set to have a significant impact on Penrith...

My sporting report card

It’s an interesting time for a number of professional team sports in Australia at the moment. I thought I’d run my eye over their...

Official: Cook, Cartwright win Council spots

Two new Councillors are ready to serve the Penrith community, with Liberal candidate Brian Cartwright elected for South Ward and Labor’s Robin Cook joining...

Have a cuppa for cancer research

For the past 25 years, Cancer Council's Australia's Biggest Morning Tea has brought together millions of Australians to share a cup of tea in...

The greatest of walks

After 11 years, it’s safe to say that The Great Walk Foundation members have got their annual Bathurst to Blaxland trek down pat. But walker...

Fire stations open their doors

Locals around Penrith will be able to live a few hours in the life of a firefighter, as stations across NSW open their doors...

Real Festival to return in 2018

Penrith City Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from people working across a wide range of areas to be part of this year’s Real...

More funds needed to protect history

With many older properties protected for their cultural heritage and significance in Penrith, costs to keep buildings both functional and historical are becoming too...

Real-time carriage occupancy data now available on train network

In an Australian-first, Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance have announced Sydney Trains customers will be able to choose the...

Turnbull pushes Budget during Penrith visit

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has made his way to Penrith in a bid to sell his Budget to the western Sydney workforce. Accompanied by Minister...

Man stabbed in domestic incident

An investigation is underway after a man was stabbed multiple times in Cranebrook this morning. Emergency services were called to a home on Penelope Place,...

Mum’s battle brought family even closer

Whether it’s celebrating a mum, step-mum or a motherly figure, Mother’s Day holds a different meaning in everyone’s lives. For Leonay mum of three, Karen...

Situation normal after by-election

The status quo is set to remain on Penrith City Council with Labor to retain the East Ward seat vacated by Ben Price and...

Car crashes into Colyton home

A man has been arrested after a car crashed into a home in Colyton this morning. Just after 3am, emergency services were called to Bennett...

Man robbed at knifepoint in St Marys

Police are appealing for public assistance after a man was robbed at knifepoint in St Marys yesterday afternoon. About 3.30pm on Friday, a 24-year-old man...

Penrith by-election: Five must become two

Two thirds of Penrith will be heading to the polls tomorrow for the East and South Ward by-election. It’s a chance for residents to have...

On The Record: Royce Simmons

Premiership winner. Test and Origin representative. Coach. Champion bloke. Royce Simmons has done it all with the Penrith Panthers. Royce sits down with Troy Dodds...

“Dirty tricks” in Council campaign

Independent candidate for Council Sue Day and current Labor Councillor Aaron Duke have found themselves clashing online just days out from Penrith's dual by-election. Ms...

Red Cross reveals generations of recipes

Locals were able to get their hands on some special family recipes earlier this week, thanks to the Australian Red Cross Penrith Branch and...