CITY NEWS

Hate crime and Mardi Gras will dominate City’s first gay forum

By Anne von Fehrn Community groups have this week welcomed the City of Sydney’s announcement to hold its first gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) … Read more

Specialist team targets big events

A specialist team of police will target alcohol-related crimes at events like ANZAC Day and New Years Eve. Police Minister David Campbell said a team … Read more

Safety concerns for Glebe residents

By Linda Daniele Glebe residents have expressed their increasing concern about crime and safety in the area, with particular problems identified in the Franklyn Street … Read more

Ultimo residents launch Parkinson’s support group

 Two prominent inner-city locals have this week announced a new Parkinson?s disease support group especially for sufferers in Ultimo. Chris Davis, business development manager at … Read more

Community facilities overhaul given green light

By Mick Roberts  An upgrade of Kings Cross library for more space, additional child care places, a community performance space inside the Burton Street Tabernacle … Read more

Specialist team targets big events

A specialist team of police will target alcohol-related crimes at events like ANZAC Day and New Years Eve. Police Minister David Campbell said a team … Read more

POLICE BRIEFS

With Mick Roberts STRONG police presence and good planning led to an arrest-free Surry Hills Festival last Saturday. Over 85,000 people attended the all-day event … Read more

Ultimo residents launch Parkinson’s support group

 Two prominent inner-city locals have this week announced a new Parkinson’s disease support group especially for sufferers in Ultimo. Chris Davis, business development manager at … Read more

Kings Cross youth project at risk of shutting down

By Linda Daniele A project aimed at keeping young people off Sydney streets is in danger of being shut down because of a lack of … Read more

Signs of life under the freeway

A bold new public art project intended to fill the dark space beneath the Western Distributor at Ultimo has this week been approved by the … Read more