INNER WEST INDEPENDENT

Squatters collective calls for rent strike

A group of squatters who were evicted earlier this month from an unused building owned by Marrickville Council are calling for a rent strike, in … Read more

Putting community back into politics

The inner west is famed for its array of vocal minorities, who have come together over a range of issues from development, to consultation and … Read more

‘Sense of place’ the key for Williams

It’s said you can’t go home again – but no-one said anything about not treating it as the subject for an exhibition. Inner west artist … Read more

Lashings of fun

Debauchery, sex, art and hedonism… and that’s just for starters. Gretel Pinniger – dominatrix, fetishist, artist, and courtesan to the rich and famous – has … Read more

Pressure builds for release of Metro documents

The NSW Government continues to withhold the release of documents on the failed CBD Metro project, amidst further calls for them to be made public.… Read more

New arrest over Leichhardt murder

A 20-year-old Croydon man is the second person to be charged with the murder of Malaysian Consulate worker Mohd Shah Saemin in February this year.… Read more

New traffic study for Victoria Road

Leichhardt councillors have requested a traffic study to assess the viability of the proposed Rozelle Village development, on the site of the Balmain Leagues Club.… Read more

‘World-class’ research centre opens in Glebe

It’s a disease known to afflict just 60 Australian women. But the fight to cure lymphangioleiomyomatosis – informally known as LAM – is on in … Read more

Denis Kevans remembered

After a successful debut last year, the Denis Kevans Memorial Anzac Eve Peace Concert returns for 2010 at the Newtown Neighbourhood Centre, with proceeds once … Read more

Dramatic drop for Hercules Street businesses

Ashfield businesses on Hercules Street have claimed a 90 per cent loss in ‘walk-in’ trade, following Council’s decision to turn their street into a taxi … Read more