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Arts funding locked in after Council agrees to continue support

Penrith City Council has agreed to underwrite the operations of Penrith Performing & Visual Arts Ltd (PP&VA) until its 2020-2021 annual report.

Man charged over attack on woman at Kingswood

A man has been charged following last week's horrific attack on a woman in Kingswood.

Man dead after neighbourhood dispute

Nobody has been charged over last night's deadly neighbourhood dispute in Glenmore Park, as more details emerge about the incident. Police are investigating...

Podcast: Power and performance inspires Katie on stage

Brand new Passion & Perspective Podcast.

Woman assaulted in terrifying Kingswood attack

Investigators are appealing for public assistance after a woman was assaulted and robbed in Kingswood earlier this week.

Celebrating ageless love this Valentine’s Day

They say true love is ageless and that is most certainly the case for this special Emu Plains couple.

Future clearer for key Penrith CBD site

The grassy paddocks at the southern end of Station Street in Penrith could soon morph into a “residential super lot”, with Stage 1 plans already lodged to make way for 2,000 new apartments.

Opinion: Rugby union faces its biggest test

What to make of rugby's TV crisis?

How ‘buy now pay later’ services could be creating a dangerous cycle of debt

The ‘buy now pay later’ (BNPL) sector is promising safeguards for ‘vulnerable’ customers, but a local financial advisor suggests residents should avoid the concept altogether.

Massive clean-up underway at Twin Creeks Golf Club after Sunday’s huge storm

Twin Creeks Golf Club among worst hit by weekend’s mega storm.

Duo charged over attack at St Clair

Two men have been charged following an investigation into an alleged assault in St Clair at the weekend.

Rain causes chaos across Penrith, and there’s still more to come this week

Dozens of roads are closed, sporting events have been cancelled and some schools will shut down tomorrow after heavy rain lashed Penrith throughout the day.

Heavy rain to continue across Penrith

Heavy rain continues to fall across Penrith and up to 300mm could fall today, with locals urged to be on alert for localised flooding.

Podcast: New beginning for local musician

The first episode of our brand new podcast.

Manny celebrates 30 years of helping motorists in time of need

Local Penrith Patrol Manuel Gonzalez has clocked up more than 30 years of service keeping his community moving.

Swimming for Stephanie: Family gets behind important initiative

A family tragedy has sparked a major fundraising effort.

Street University to make a difference to youth in Penrith

A new program run by the Ted Noffs Foundation has opened its doors to support young people.

Man charged after stealing money from man at bank in St Marys

A man has been charged after attempting to steal money from a person at a bank.

Woman jailed over attack on police and security guards

A Kingswood woman who assaulted police and a hospital security guard while intoxicated has been jailed until at least March 2021

Plans for new units at Werrington County revived

Werrington County residents say proposal will ruin “simplicity” of their suburb