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Penrith's call for jobs

3000 new jobs would inject an extra $671 million into the City’s economy so last week Council delivered a convincing business...

Feltis: Board should be retained

Panthers Chairman Don Feltis says the club’s current board should be retained so it can finish the job it started. ...

Wallet thief caught

A 30 year old male has been charged with using a weapon to avoid apprehension, stealing and assault, following the theft...

Big wet to continue

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

Shooting at South Penrith

A family narrowly escaped injury this morning after their South Penrith home was sprayed with bullets. ...

Santa challenge set

Local businesses are out to prove who has what it takes to win the Charity Santa Run at the annual Penrith...

Living in Llandilo

From the young age of 10 to those aged 80-years or older, Llandilo residents had the opportunity to tell their fascinating...

Businesses honoured

More than 1,400 western Sydney businesses were acknowledged last week for their sustainability efforts after participating in the State Government’s business...

Paluzzano charged

Former State Penrith MP, Karyn Paluzzano, will face court on charges of corruption and lying to the Independent Commission Against Corruption....

First "big win"

After countless years of fighting for equality the social and community sector have received their first big win. ...

Plans underway

 The Werrington Arterial Road project is up and running with the contracts being awarded for the concept design and environmental impact assessment. ...

Weekender leads the way

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

Pollies pass our email test

Politicians and big businesses often cop a lot of flack for not really caring for the little guy. ...

Joan gets funding boost

The Allan Mullins Hall at the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre will be getting a much-needed facelift after $24,000 in funding...

Latest Council news

Some of our brightest young minds were acknowledged at last Thursday’s Victor Chang School Science Awards presentation. ...

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...

Man killed by car

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a pedestrian in Penrith yesterday. About 3pm...

Debate team pipped at the post

Should Australia introduce plain packaging for cigarettes? You have one hour to argue why it should. These were the instructions given...

Our toxic petrol stations

Cars have been rolling off production lines since 1914, but it seems nearly 100 years of practice has not been enough...

Phone theft warning

Police are appealing for witnesses after a group of youths have been stealing phones from people in Tench Reserve. ...