Sunday, August 9, 2020

News

Missing memories discovered

Here’s a mystery better than any book Armand Sukhla may have on the shelves of his Penrith bookshop. Six months ago, a...

Man dies at Penrith dance festival

A 23-year-old man has died at the DefQon.1 music festival in Penrith. Police say they will prepare a report for the Coroner after...

Four women on the run

Police are searching for four women missing from a transitional centre in Emu Plains. Deanne Daley, 20, Jamie Duckett, 30, Jade...

Penrith set to rock this weekend

The Penrith Valley will ring with the sweet sound of hardstyle music this weekend as 'Defqon 1' returns again, bringing with it crowds...

CBD Corporation has eyes on future

Penrith Council has endorsed the new three-year plan for the Penrith CBD Corporation, including a new Deed of Agreement to secure funding for...

School on track

Kurrambee School is well on its way to completion in December, with buildings and play areas quickly taking shape. The Werrington...

We've all gone mad

I received a text message late on Monday night from a dedicated Penrith Panthers fan, warning me that a story would break in the...

He was simply the Best

Emu Plains Public School Principal, Tony Best will on Friday end his 33-year teaching career. Mr Best, who also turns...

Fire continues to burn

A large fire continues to burn out of control across bushland in Castlereagh, Cranebrook and Londonderry, in close proximity to local homes, businesses...

Worksite argument turns deadly

A man was stabbed to death at a St Clair construction site this week after an argument with a co-worker turned deadly. ...

Lindsay falls to Coalition

Lindsay has fallen to the Coalition for the first time since Jackie Kelly was the local MP in 2007. Sitting...

Wilcox happy with first-up result

Palmer United Party candidate Andrew Wilcox says he's enjoyed his first-up election experience and wants to back-up at the next election. With...

Polls open across Lindsay

Lindsay residents are casting their votes across the electorate with polls opening just minutes ago. Polling places will be open until...

Step back in time

The Nepean District Historical Society, in partnership with Penrith City Library, will be displaying a series of images from 19th century local photographers...

Movie magic for kids with autism

In an Australian first, Hoyts Penrith will be showing 'Sensory Friendly Screenings' for local children with autism. After being approached by...

Brooke vows to help

Seven-year-old Brooke Jones is hosting her own unique fundraiser out of determination to help the families and patients who are supported by the...

Man charged with child sex offences

A 38-year-old man has been arrested and charged with a number of child sex offences. Following an investigation by detectives attached to...

Abbott sweetens the pot

Opposition Leader Tony Abbott has sealed the fate of Lindsay by promising the biggest local spend of the campaign. In his...

Bradbury's swipe at opponent

Sitting Lindsay MP David Bradbury has taken one final swipe at his opponent Fiona Scott ahead of this weekend’s election, calling comments she...

The case for Badgerys

It is not a question of if but when, former Chief Executive of the Federal Airports Corporation, Barry Murphy, told Penrith business representatives...