News

Green Bin winner announced

The winner of the Green Bin Bloke’s ‘Do the Right Bin’ competition has been drawn, and not only is the winner a great recycler,...

Winners are grinners

Last month, small businesses from across Australia delivered an impressive array of entries for the 2012 National Small Business Champion Awards, but it was...

A 'brand' new Penrith

Penrith City Council has re-shaped the image of Penrith by launching a new brand today aimed at enhancing community pride and driving employment...

Reality bites at Big Brother auditions

Camping out at Penrith Panthers is a pretty rare site, but several determined souls braved the weather last weekend in a bid to...

Local priest drops bombshell

He has pronounced many local couples husband and wife, but Glenmore Park priest, Father Kevin Lee, has been removed from his position as administrator...

Bakers go pink

Penrith bakers will join forces with their community to show support for local women and families affected by breast cancer during the Pink...

Naked man causes concern

Police are searching for information after an incident involving a naked man over the weekend. About 1.15pm on Sunday, April 29, four 8-year-old...

Parking breakthrough

New parking arrangements to be introduced to the Billington Place car park will improve access to local shops for Emu Plains residents, Penrith...

Dumpers on notice

If you try to illegally dump large amounts of waste in Penrith, you will be caught. That’s the message being spread by the Western...

Brawl at St Clair hotel

Three men have been charged following a fight at a hotel in St Clair. Police were called to the hotel on Mamre Road,...

Labor announces election team

Penrith Mayor Councillor Greg Davies today announced Labor’s new team for the September Council elections, saying it was the team with the proven track...

Westpac hits 150

Over 100 local business people, customers and staff turned out to celebrate Westpac Penrith’s 150th birthday earlier today. It was in 1862...

Apprentice boost

Endeavour Energy has welcomed 45 new apprentices who will help deliver an $11.5 million per week upgrade to western Sydney and the Illawarra. ...

Search for milk thief

A local coffee shop’s delivery of milk has been stolen. On April 21 at 2am, a delivery of milk was received at the store,...

Please behave on Anzac Day

Police are urging members of the public to commemorate Anzac Day in the spirit of comradeship, and without anti-social, dangerous or criminal behaviour. ...

Nine minute warning

  Only half of the patients facing a potentially life threatening situation, like chest pain or severe burns, are seen within nine minutes...

Bikie charged with theft

Police have charged a member of an Outlaw Motorcycle Gang with the theft of more than $300,000 of earth moving equipment in Western Sydney....

Law Bursary handed out

A student from St Columba’s High School has been awarded the annual Bateman Battersby Law Bursary Award. Thomas Synnott received the award...

Bald is beautiful

Two of Penrith’s most dedicated netballers will be shaving their heads to raise money and awareness for the Australian Cancer Research Foundation later...

Blow to households, says candidate

The announcement by IPART to increase electricity prices by 10.3% from July 1 is a major blow to households and businesses in Lindsay, said...