The Voice of the Nepean Valley – WowFM

Wow FM 100.7 has represented and entertained the communities of the Penrith Valley, Western Sydney and the Lower Blue Mountains for more than twenty five years.

We provide music from many eras and genres to keep the feet of any age and musical taste tapping all day long.

Recently we have undergone new and exciting modifications which we hope will enhance the the listening experience of our culturally and chronologically diverse community. With programs in several languages providing local and international news and current events, we aim to provide appropriate content which is both pertinent and informative.

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Western Sydney News

Historic hall’s transformation into an education leader

An historic hall and key part of Penrith’s past has been carefully restored, transformed and opened as a warm and welcoming place for early education. Making use of engaging play spaces, gardens and water play areas, fresh meals and sensory experiences, the Greenwood Penrith Centre is doing early education differently, and they’re celebrating their opening […]… read more

Penrith Councillor guilty of misconduct

The Office of Local Government has welcomed a decision by the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT) to punish a Penrith Councillor for misconduct in breaching the Council’s code of conduct. Councillor Marcus Cornish has had payment of his Council allowance suspended for three months for failing to comply with a formal Council resolution. In […]… read more

Man dies in crash at Werrington

A man has died following a single-vehicle crash in Werrington this afternoon. Just after 3pm, emergency services were called to the Great Western Highway, near Water Street, at Werrington, following reports a car had crashed into a tree. The driver, a man believed to be aged in his 50s, died at the scene. He has […]… read more

Petition launched to upgrade Mamre Road

St Clair resident Andrew Fender was only two minutes from home when a motorcyclist came off his bike and collided with his brand new car. As a registered nurse he was able to provide first aid to ensure this young motorcyclist received instant care. Now Mr Fender is fighting to see Mamre Road upgraded and […]… read more

Failing students

The difference between junior high school and senior high school is more dramatic than many people realise. This has been highlighted by a number of blogs that I have read on various forums such as ‘boredofstudies’ and ‘whirlpool’. There are a number of common themes that seem to resonate with a number of contributors to […]… read more

Elderly woman sexually assaulted in Jamisontown home

Police are appealing for information after an elderly woman was found injured inside her Jamisontown home, following an aggravated break in. Emergency Services were called to a home on Willoring Crescent about 6.15pm yesterday (Wednesday, July 11), after an 83-year-old woman was found injured. NSW Ambulance paramedics attended and the woman was taken to Nepean […]… read more

Report: Bones belonging to missing woman Cheryl Ardler found in Cranebrook

Bones found in Cranebrook in May have been identified as belonging to missing local woman Cheryl Ardler. It is understood police will confirm today that she was a victim of murder. Ms Ardler was 41 when she disappeared from Cranebrook and hasn’t been seen since early December 2012. The Sydney Morning Herald reports today that […]… read more

The drought breakers: Penrith netballers create slice of history

The Penrith District Netball Association are celebrating this week after they won their first State Age netball title in 20 years. Not since 1998 have Penrith finished in first position, with their U12 Championship Division team crowned winners at the 2018 Netball NSW State Age Championships in Liverpool on Monday. Penrith’s group of talented youngsters […]… read more

Luke’s rare battle with MS

At 17-years-old, Luke Perry is preparing for a challenge that has completely changed his life. After six months of migraines, the Emu Plains resident – who is the type of person to just get on with things – knew something wasn’t right. “It all started from the migraines and I thought it just wasn’t normal,” […]… read more

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Western Sydney news courtesy of The Western Weekender.