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Man ordered to pay back money after mystery funds land in bank account

A Werrington man who defrauded a food company of more than $186,000 when the funds mysteriously landed in his bank account has been ordered...

Man charged with murder after St Clair stabbing

A man has been charged following a domestic-related fatal stabbing in St Clair last night. About 6.40pm last night, emergency services were called to Dutch...

Husar cleared of most serious allegations

An internal Labor Party investigation has found there is no basis for Emma Husar to resign from Parliament. John Whelan's report has been finalised today...

Husar: “My reputation will never recover”

Lindsay MP Emma Husar says she doubts her reputation will ever recover after what she says has been a smear campaign against her. The 38-year-old...

Emma Husar won’t re-contest next election

Lindsay MP Emma Husar has confirmed she will not re-contest the next Federal Election, due to be held next year. Ms Husar is currently on...

Hooters goes flat

Hooters Australia has once again gone flat, with the restaurant chain placed into voluntary administration for the second time in less than three years. According...

Locals support homeless community as cold winter rolls on

Penrith is putting comfort back into the community with special initiatives during Homelessness Week. In an attempt to combat the cold, Penrith CBD Corporation’s Project...

Coaching saga leaves behind shattered reputations

Credibility and trust can be dirty words in rugby league, never more so than this week with the coaching saga at Penrith having more...

Anthony Griffin to depart Penrith Panthers

The Panthers have parted company with head coach Anthony Griffin just four weeks out from the NRL Finals. In an extraordinary move, it's understood ongoing...

Sod turned on Sydney Science Park at Luddenham

The Federal and State Government’s goal of creating 200,000 knowledge jobs within the Western Sydney Aerotropolis is off to a strong start with work...

65 years of true love

The old saying goes that a happy wife, equals a happy life and Ken MacGillivray has upheld this rule for the past 65 years. Well,...

Panthers donate $200,000 to help farmers

The Penrith Panthers are the first NRL club to put their hands in their pockets and support drought-stricken farmers in the state's central west...

Husar hits back as new reports surface

Emma Husar says allegations against her that have surfaced in new media reports this morning are "untrue, unfair and hurtful". The Lindsay MP has taken...

Enough is enough: Time for talk is over

A local group of women rallied for the rights of domestic violence victims outside Penrith Court this week, declaring ‘enough is enough’. Organiser Jodie Diehm,...

Watch your mouth!

You might have been told to watch your tongue at least once in your lifetime, but now locals are being told to watch their...

We’re not walking our dogs enough

There has been ruff news recently for man’s best friend, as it has been revealed that Aussie dog owners are putting their four-legged friends’...

Tamara Van Antwerpen to depart Luke Priddis Foundation

After five years of dedicated service, Luke Priddis Foundation General Manager, Tamara Van Antwerpen, is moving on. Starting in 2013 as an events manager, she...

Council helps form Resilience Strategy

Penrith has joined over 30 metropolitan councils, government organisations, businesses, and community leaders to launch ‘The Sydney Resilience Strategy,’ a comprehensive plan to build...

Four arrested in Jamisontown drugs bust

Four men have been arrested after police discovered an amount of prohibited hydroponic cannabis in Jamisontown today. It's understood it was the culmination of a...

Extensive delays on rail network

Sydney's train network is again in chaos with Sydney Trains going as far as to advise commuters to make alternative travel arrangements or avoid...