Labor has been accused of “abandoning” the environment in Lindsay as the election closes in.
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The final countdown is on to Saturday’s Federal Election, as confusion over a number of local commitments dominates the final days of the Lindsay campaign.
With the doors of Penrith Ice Palace set to close forever at the end of June, local sporting clubs have banded together to save ice sports in western Sydney.
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‘Room to Move’ tells the story of 29-year-old lodger, Bernie, as he moves in with 62-year-old widow, Peggy, and her devious children, Virginia and Roger.
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Police arrested a man earlier today who is allegedly responsible for shooting a man in both his legs at Londonderry last week. Earlier this week, the NSW Police Force, in partnership with the NSW Crime Commission, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) and Australian Federal Police (AFP), established Taskforce Erebus to investigate a spate of recent […]
Late Penrith Golf Club legend Rod Sutherland will be forever remembered for his long-time dedication and commitment to the club after being awarded posthumous Life Membership recently.
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Revealing insights into Scott Morrison’s political character and tactical approach are coming through as the prime minister finds himself on the ropes towards the end of this campaign.
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Karen Middleton’s 2016 biography of Anthony Albanese concludes with a speech he made that year, on the 20th anniversary of his election to parliament.
An inquest into the fatal shooting of Daniel King outside Penrith Police Station in 2019 has been told he had an “intention to end his life” that night.
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Ahead of Federal Election day this Saturday, the Weekender asked all seven Lindsay candidates to give one final pitch to voters.
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As the last week of the campaign gets underway, a new analysis of western Sydney voting behaviours reveals that western Sydney voters could hold the key to deciding the 2022 federal election outcome.
Labor has slammed the Coalition’s plan to allow first home buyers to access part of their superannuation to fund a deposit.
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Penrith City Council is urging community members to take care on our roads and take the pledge to ‘drive so others survive’ in recognition of National Road Safety Week (May 15 to 22).
Penrith Mayor Tricia Hitchen is not your typical politician.
Labor has promised some $300 million worth of western Sydney infrastructure – including funding it says will accelerate construction works on Dunheved Road.
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The Coalition will upgrade Bill Ball Oval at St Marys if it wins the election next weekend. Federal Member for Lindsay Melissa McIntosh made the announcement this afternoon, committing $1.64 million towards an upgrade. The upgrades include a new amenities building with two change rooms with showers, accessible toilets, an additional public toilet, officials change […]
A week out from the Federal Election and there’s still no sign of Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese in Lindsay.
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A man aged in his 40s has been taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition after falling from several metres height onto a large steel skip bin at a waste management facility in St Marys this morning. The Mounties Care CareFlight Helicopter was tasked by NSW Ambulance shortly before 10.30am on Thursday, May […]
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