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Scott ready to win the west

  Hope, reward and opportunity are set to be the buzz words used by the Coalition and its Lindsay candidate Fiona Scott in...

Make them clean it up

Emu Plains resident, Peter Philliponi, is tired of cleaning graffiti from his front fence and garage and is calling on some ‘old-fashioned’ punishment...

Stink over smell

St Clair, Erskine Park and St Marys residents are still being affected by an odour and Council wants the matter be resolved by the...

Walking for a cause

A 48 hour, non-stop physical team challenge is not everyone’s cup of tea but for a group of local students, the outcome will outweigh...

Call to close off road

South Penrith residents of Tukara Road want the road’s entrance closed off at the Northern Road after countless accidents and close calls caused...

Man stabbed at Kingswood

Police from St Marys Local Area Command are investigating the circumstances surrounding a stabbing at Kingswood this morning. About 12.30am today, police attended...

Explosions rock Jamisontown

Emergency services remain on the site of an incident in Jamisontown in which it is believed a crane has collapsed, causing an explosion. ...

Colyton house raided; man arrested

A known associate of the Rebels and the Finks outlaw motorcycle gangs (OMCG) has been charged with firearm and drug offences. Officers...

Cheering for Caitlin

  She cheers her heart out during the rugby league season trying to spur on a Panthers victory, and now Caitlin Alderson needs...

Special visit from overseas students

Four high school students from Penrith’s Sister City, Fujieda, Japan, are visiting Penrith City for a three-week exchange to learn about Australian culture, visit...

Assaults anger police

Last weekend there were two incidents at late night fast food outlets that are a concern for police. The first incident occurred...

St Marys man more than four times over limit

A 47-year-old St Marys man will face court after he allegedly recorded a breath analysis of 0.221 following a crash earlier today.About 12.05am today,...

Boy hurt in raceway crash

A two-bike motocross crash left a boy unconscious with head injuries at the Nepean Raceway at Agnes Banks today. CareFlight’s trauma team...

Man on the run after sex assault

A woman has been sexually assaulted during a home invasion in Cambridge Park earlier today. Police were called to a house in...

Boosting China links

The Chairman of the Penrith Business Alliance (PBA) and his Deputy, Clr Jim Aitken, recently met with a senior delegation of trade union...

Penrith leads Sydney in housing growth

27.5% of all new residential subdivision approvals across Sydney’s Greenfield release areas were approved in Penrith over the last year. Figures released...

Special jobs concept launched

Some of the city’s biggest local employment advocates have joined forces for the launch of a special new campaign targeted at getting more...

Game on in Council campaign

It was all down to luck for Penrith’s election candidates on Wednesday as Returning Officer, Peter Hermann, conducted the draw for crucial ballot...

Davies has change of heart

Councillor Mark Davies has announced that he will contest the Penrith City Council election, coming out of a rather short-lived retirement.  Cr Davies...

Zoning in on fitness

Penrith residents will now be able to get active and fit with new outdoor fitness zones and trails installed in Glenmore Park. ...