Labor looks to pick up the pieces

It’s always darkest just before the dawn – an age-old saying that many Labor loyalists have been reflecting on in the wake of the state … Read more

Marrickville Metro still controversial despite amendments

The redevelopment of the Marrickville Metro shopping centre has been debated within the inner west for over 18 months. With both sides strongly represented within … Read more

Author talks at local libraries

Twice a month, Leichhardt Council plays host to author talks at its local libraries. This month’s author is also a local – Glebe-based Sandy Bröcking, … Read more

Calls to limit alcohol availability in Ashfield

Murray McFayden is alcohol and gambling mentor program leader for local welfare organisation the Exodus Foundation. In the past, he’s also been a client – … Read more

Porteous tipped to take over

With Leichhardt Mayor Jamie Parker set to relinquish the role within weeks, having succeeded in his bid to win the seat of Balmain at the … Read more

No-interest finance for inner-west battlers

For low-income households living ‘paycheck to paycheck’, it’s frequently difficult to be able to access small, no-interest loans to put towards buying basic household items … Read more

Unique glimpse of Leichhardt’s past

In an era of limitless digital images, it’s easy to forget it wasn’t so long ago that photographs were an altogether rarer form of historical … Read more

Firth distances herself from 3A at small business forum

In a pre-election forum for small businesspeople in the inner west in March, the three major-party candidates elaborated on their visions for local businesspeople – … Read more

Dog death raises fears of poison reprisal

The suspected poisoning of a dog in Ewenton Park has revived calls for inner west locals to be vigilant about threats to their canine companions.… Read more

Leichhardt embraces Youth Week

For Youth Week 2011, Leichhardt’s Youth Council has prepared a solid lineup of activities, focusing on equipping young people with the skills and know-how for … Read more