CITY NEWS

City’s budget eats into future cash reserves

By Roje Adaimy A spending spree on capital works projects over the next four years will leave the City of Sydney’s cash reserves almost $250 … Read more

Four-day junket to cost ratepayers over $20k

By Roje Adaimy An estimated $17,000 of ratepayer’s money will be used to pay for business-class airfares to the United States for two City of … Read more

Village art prize to light up City bus stops

Now in its third year, annual City of Villages Art Exhibition and Prize is once again open for entries, with a total of $3000 in … Read more

Last stop for old Eveleigh rail yards

By Mick Roberts When 73-year-old Brian Dunnett heard about plans to redevelop the old North Eveleigh railway yards he was keen to check-out them out. … Read more

POLICE BRIEFS

With Mick Roberts ****** Police are appealing for help after a man was stabbed at Kings Cross last Saturday. About 2.15am, the man aged in … Read more

Colonial road unearthed at The Rocks

A colonial street which has been buried and forgotten for nearly 100 years has been discovered in The Rocks. The extraordinary archaeological site was unearthed … Read more

Village art prize to light up City bus stops

Now in its third year, annual City of Villages Art Exhibition and Prize is once again open for entries, with a total of $3000 in … Read more

Planning laws don’t sit right with National Trust

By Stephanie Dalzell Proposed changes to the way councils approve planning developments will undermine the democratic system, according to the National Trust. Under the draft … Read more

Diary – Love at Cumbersome corner – Autumn – Pt 3

By Bruce Williams In Cumbersome, where nothing goes terribly right and nothing goes terribly wrong, Autumn has come. The Indian mynas, which are as native … Read more

Diary – Love at Cumbersome corner – success Pt 4

By Bruce Williams The broker shop with the broken windows sells only broken things: hot TVs; hot refrigerators. Divorcees wedding rings. Two shops down by … Read more