CITY NEWS

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

Reg Murphy Centre given second chance

By Mick Roberts The Reg Murphy Activity Centre has been granted a stay of execution. The City of Sydney Council has requested a further report … Read more

Local businesses seek better representation at council

By Roje Adaimy Business owners are being urged to register their details before August 18 in order to vote in this year’s City of Sydney … Read more

Councils slam Sartor’s planning reforms

 By Mick Roberts With less then two weeks remaining for comment on proposed changes to the NSW planning laws, City of Sydney Council has joined … Read more

Botanic Gardens puts spuds on the menu

By Megan Palin Sydney is doing its part to promote the International Year of the Potato (IYP) as declared by the UN in 2008, with … Read more

Those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer photos on show

By Tim Lake Beach culture in many places as we once knew it may be disappearing, but an extraordinary exhibition of photos detailing a whole … Read more

Students blamed for devaluing inner-city property prices

 By Roje Adaimy An Australian real estate website has put the blame on students for decreasing the price of neighbouring properties, based on a recent … Read more

Heritage campaigner’s home looks assured

By Mick Roberts The future of 1840s sandstone terraces – once home to heritage activist Juanita Nielsen ‘ looks assured with City of Sydney Council … Read more