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Big wet to continue

Penrith is set to get another big soaking over the weekend.   Rain has been falling...

Weekender leads the way

The Western Weekender has again confirmed its status as Penrith's most circulated newspaper.   Figures released...

Seniors the answer for golf club

Penrith Golf Club is just months away from submitting a development application to Penrith City Council to redevelop part of its land in a...

Funding helps close the gap

Local Indigenous children will be given the best possible start in life thanks to the dedicated team at Nepean Community and Neighbourhood Services (NCNS). NCNS...

Meeting over waste

A public meeting will be held before Christmas for residents to express their views on the State Government’s plan to transport waste from the...

Armed robbery at St Marys

Police are investigating an armed robbery and vehicle theft at a car wash in St Marys. Just before 4.30pm yesterday, two men entered...

Election's first casualty

Democratic Labor Party candidate for Lindsay, Phil Howarth, has withdrawn from the election. Mr Howarth, who works as a postman, became aware...

Council's plan for employment area

Expanded Council borders, a new Western Sydney Infrastructure Fund and high intensity employment are just some of the issues on Penrith City Council's agenda...

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,...

Cherry on top for local author

When Penrith’s Stephanie May wasn’t getting the acting work she was searching for, she took matters into her own hands. Instead of being in front...

Yet another stabbing in local area

An investigation is underway following a domestic-related incident at St Marys tonight. About 7.15pm, police and other emergency services were called to...

Roller-coaster journey of life

For the first few years of Susan Myihtoi’s life she felt rejected and unloved. When Susan was just four years old...

Dedicated to helping others

Emu Plains volunteer Steven Green said it's a pretty amazing feeling to be recognised for his effort and time after he clocked up 12...

Child approached at St Clair

Police are appealing for witnesses after three schoolboys were approached by a suspicious van in St Clair earlier this week. ...

Disgraceful attack

EXCLUSIVE: A mother and grandmother were mortified when they looked in the back of an ambulance and saw a battered and...

No Picnic for residents

The historic Fernhill Estate is planning to hold its second Picnic Races event in October, but local residents are concerned about possible environmental...

Mother of two starts hot new career

With the threat of an early fire season this year, the region is getting prepared by welcoming three new firefighters to the area. After graduating...

Armed robbery at North St Marys

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

Wins for west

A Budget to rebuild NSW – that’s the phrase that was mentioned more than a few times on Tuesday as Treasurer,...

Kids in need can bank on BOQ

The team at Bank of Queensland (BOQ) Penrith took a trip back to their childhoods last week as they dressed up for their...