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Mystery surrounds Kingswood stabbing

A man has been taken to hospital following a stabbing in Kingswood overnight. Just before midnight last night, officers from Nepean Police Area Command were...

Heartbroken: Queen of Hearts to close

Local child sexual abuse and domestic violence support service Queen of Hearts Foundation is to close its doors. The four-member Board has distributed a proposal...

Police officer charged with child sex offences

A police officer has been suspended after being charged with alleged child sex offences. The 43-year-old senior constable was arrested about 3.50pm yesterday by detectives...

OZWAC’s call to arms

The Australian Women and Children’s Research Foundation (OZWAC) is calling on the community for extra support, as it continues to fund breakthrough medical projects. On...

Real shot at a bright future

The future is looking bright for unemployed Indigenous people in the community following the launch of a new vocational training and employment centre (VTEC). Now...

Sex offender back behind bars

A convicted child sex offender living in Penrith is back behind bars after he befriended his neighbour and her toddler, breaching an explicit order...

Kids set to hit the streets for St Marys Trick or Treat Trail

Dress up, grab a Halloween bag and get ready to pound the pavement as part of the St Marys Trick or Treat Trail. There will...

Council backs a Winn-er with new General Manager

New Penrith Council General Manager Warwick Winn says he’s keen to grow the success Council is already achieving as he continues to settle in...

Apps take a bite out of profits

Frustrated restaurant owners fear delivery apps are eating the industry alive as pricey commission sends profits into the ground. Last week, Burger Head Penrith raised...

Blood donors needed in Penrith

Penrith is one of 10 donor centres across New South Wales being called on to help meet the growing demand for blood plasma. The Nepean...

Unique and quirky Colyton house put on the market

One of Sydney's most unusual and much-loved homes is on the market after a colossal transformation. Better known as 'The Blue House' by Colyton locals,...

Name of new bridge revealed

As final preparations for the opening of the new pedestrian and cyclist bridge across the Nepean River at Penrith are completed, the name of...

New medical centre opens today

Our Medical Home Penrith has opened today, becoming the first bulk-billing medical centre in the Penrith area open for extended hours every day of...

Penrith man $200,000 richer

A man in his 40s from the Penrith region decided to ditch work early yesterday afternoon after the revelation he won $200,000 in the...

Life lessons thanks to Games

Year five students from York Public School will have the opportunity to travel to the Invictus Games 2018 thanks to the City of Penrith...

Man charged over day spa robbery

A man has been charged following an armed robbery that occurred on Thursday, September 6 at Insignia Hair and Day Spa on York Road...

First look: Nepean River Bridge to open on October 28

This is your first look of the deck of the new Nepean River Bridge, which will officially open on October 28. The stunning 257 metre...

Walking to find a cure

By the time it takes you to finish reading this article, one Australian will have developed diabetes, yet despite the high number of cases...

Edinglassie Village set for redevelopment

Uniting is set to revitalise aged care services in Emu Plains after receiving planning approval from Penrith City Council to redevelop its aged care...

Orchard Hills crash driver was four times over legal limit

The driver who allegedly caused last month's horror crash at Orchard Hills that killed a mother and her unborn twins was allegedly four times...