INNER WEST INDEPENDENT

Metro rally attracts attention

We weren’t totally sold on the relevance, but then again, we weren’t really fussed – Latin dancers create a stir at the Rozelle Metro rally … Read more

Vote on student amenities defeated

Vital student services at universities may be axed after the Senate rejected a Federal Government plan to reintroduce compulsory annual fees, say student and university … Read more

Single parents shack up to save

The next time you advertise a room for rent, you may find yourself sharing quarters with a mum or a dad and a couple of … Read more

One foot nailed to the platform

‘Light Rail Extension To Be Investigated’, screamed the headline of a recent media release from the office of NSW Transport Minister, David Campbell. Supporters of … Read more

Glebe key to Indigenous employment campaign

From its office on the corner of Parramatta and Glebe Point roads, the Aboriginal Employment Strategy (AES) is using Glebe as the hub of its … Read more

Ferragosto ’09

Chefs on stilts were just one of the many attractions at the annual Italian Ferragosto Festival in Five Dock on Sunday, August 16. Festivalgoers amused … Read more

Ten strife-torn years, but Timor’s future is looking up

The name might seem vaguely familiar, but for most people, if the word ‘Maliana’ enters the conversation, recognition is probably as far as it goes. … Read more

Community ‘misled’ on White Bay development

Leichhardt Council has unanimously backed a resolution calling on Planning Minister Kristina Keneally to delay the Bailey’s Marine development at White Bay until the release … Read more

Meeting set to roar on Tigers club sale

An extraordinary general meeting of the Balmain Leagues Club on Thursday, August 27, is to put forward a resolution to sell the property in an … Read more

Residents face eviction to house homeless

It reads almost like a Yes, Minister script – the Department of Housing evicting its own tenants, in order to build a facility for…homeless people. … Read more