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Real Festival confirms 2019 event dates

Plenty of entertainment on offer at this year's event.

Woman arrested over Penrith shooting

A woman will face court today as investigations continue into the shooting of a man in Penrith last week. About 8.30am last Thursday, a 32-year-old...

Friday Five: Cocktails

In this week's Friday Five, we look at the best places in the Penrith LGA to grab a delicious cocktail! 5. Red Cow (Station St,...

Parkrun secures new partner

Blackmores has announced it will be teaming up with parkrun Australia, the nation's biggest community running group, as a part of its ongoing commitment...

The great power bill myth

Have you noticed that everyone in government seems to be “fixing power prices” but nothing ever gets fixed?

Gala dinner will raise money for Blue Datto Foundation

Local road safety charity the Blue Datto Foundation is calling for community support leading into their Gala Dinner on Saturday, October 19 at the...

Frustrated businesses pull their hair out over lack of CBD parking

Local hair salon owner Isabel Vella says a lack of all day Penrith CBD parking is affecting her business, as staff and clients cop hefty fines.

Emu Hall’s stunning transformation almost complete

Restoration of Emu Hall is almost complete, with the new-look venue set to open to the public in a matter of weeks.

New flavours coming to river restaurant precinct

Masala Kitchen is more than just another Indian restaurant

Construction begins on Caddens Corner project

New shopping centre is expected to open in spring next year.

State Government amends controversial road rule

The State Government has dumped a farcical rule that forced drivers to slow down to 40km/h to pass emergency vehicles on freeways, but will stick with the rule on most other roads.

Do you want bullets with that? Man produces gun in fast food drive-thru

A man has been charged after allegedly producing a firearm during an altercation at a fast food restaurant North St Marys.

Penrith’s Santa shortage: Could you do the job?

More Santas are needed for local shopping centres this Christmas.

Non-event: Leadership spill called off

Leadership spill won't go ahead.

Tanya Davies in stunning push to dump Premier Gladys Berejiklian

Three rebel MPs will move a motion to remove the Premier.

Teen assaults police while in custody

A teenager has been charged with assaulting police while in custody at Penrith Police Station. About 11pm last night, police attempted to move the teenager...

Friday Five: Indian restaurants

We count down the five best Indian restaurants in Penrith.

Penrith man charged with ‘up-skirting’ offences

A Penrith man has been charged with allegedly up-skirting a 16-year-old girl on a Sydney CBD train station platform earlier this year.

Take advantage of “cheap money”, says councillor

Penrith Council may explore opportunities to borrow more money to fast-track major infrastructure projects and future-proof the city.

Ayres hits back: Labor’s asbestos claims just “scare mongering”

An angry Penrith MP Stuart Ayres has labelled Labor's claims over asbestos in schools a "scare campaign" and says any suggestion safety is at risk is "misleading".