Tuesday, June 28, 2022

News

Wild weather hits

Strong and damaging winds yesterday has kept local SES volunteers busy.   The Penrith State Emergency...

Merit to 'super' councils?

EXCLUSIVE: Penrith Mayor Greg Davies says "super councils" could work, but believes Penrith shouldn't have any grand plans to take over...

Pyne visits Penrith

Shadow Minister for Education, Apprenticeships and Training, Christopher Pyne, is calling for an indexation of funding for non-government schools following the...

Centre to close

Penrith City Council’s decision to close one of its childcare centres in St Clair has angered some parents, but Councillor Jackie...

No "secret plan"

The local industrial relations office in Penrith will be closed and its seven staff will be sacked under changes to NSW...

Mayor: This is a full time gig

EXCLUSIVE: Greg Davies has declared he will be a full time Mayor, but it’s unlikely you’ll see him wearing the traditional...

Brawl at Phriction nightclub

Police from Penrith Local Area Command are conducting investigations into an altercation at a club in Penrith earlier this month. ...

Council removes trees

Penrith City Council has now begun its final year of a program to remove Spotted Gum and Nicholii trees that were...

Questions still burn over fire

Police have re-opened an investigation into a multi-million dollar factory fire at Penrith twelve years ago.  ...

Police shoot man at Colyton

A Critical Incident Investigation Team has been formed following a shooting incident at Colyton.   About...

Pregnant woman stabbed

Police are searching for a man after a pregnant woman was stabbed in St Clair.   ...

Shuttle bus re-route

WEEKENDER FIRST: Penrith’s free shuttle bus service will be re-routed to include more central points in the CBD. ...

Something to car about

The Penrith Carer Car is known affectionately around town as “Noddy” because everyone is always happy to see it, according to...

Kids make us think

Jamison High School students hope to encourage their peers to think before littering, after making a short film inspired by the...

Where's the cash?

NSW Opposition Leader, John Roberston, has slammed Liberal Mulgoa MP, Tanya Davies, for going back on an election promise to secure...

Penrith woman's big win

A 50-year-old local woman won a $7.5 million share in last night’s $15 million OZ Lotto jackpot. ...

Fire hits Penrith

Fire fighters battled a large grass fire in Jamisontown this afternoon, which covered the area in thick smoke. ...

Push for government department

Penrith Business Alliance has continued its push to have a NSW government department relocated to Penrith following a meeting with NSW...

Garage sale gold

All that’s holding you back from possibly making thousands of dollars is a garage sale.   ...

Greg Davies is new Mayor

WEEKENDER FIRST: A deal that guaranteed Ross Fowler would be Mayor has been left in tatters after Greg Davies sensationally grabbed...