Melinda Manikas has been remembered this week as a determined, courageous woman by her fellow Leichhardt councillors.
The 38-year-old Balmain ward councillor died on May … Read more
A mystery developer is said to be in talks with key players about buying out developer Rozelle Village and proceeding with a new plan for … Read more
Verity Firth says she will work to restore the Labor Party’s “moral core” after she was pre-selected on Saturday, May 3 as the party’s candidate … Read more
Neville Wran farewelled
Former NSW Labor premier Neville Wran was remembered at a state funeral at Sydney Town Hall on May 1.
“His brain was … Read more
By Xiaoran Shi
In the lead-up to the Labor pre-selection for Balmain, Leichhardt Mayor Darcy Byrne is pledging to take a series of major reforms … Read more
OBITUARY by Darcy Byrne
This week we say goodbye to the greatest Balmain boy of all.
As a working class kid growing up in Balmain … Read more
The proposed Rozelle Village development at the old Balmain Tigers site has now been rejected for a third time.
The complex was to contain 247 … Read more
Leichhardt Mayor Darcy Byrne is preparing residents and community organisers for a “big battle” to save public housing in the inner city.
The state government … Read more
The threat to Balmain Leagues and its football club remains “very serious”, Leichhardt Mayor Darcy Byrne says.
A public meeting held last night, after print … Read more
OPINION by James Morrow
A fortnight ago Tony Abbott launched his full employment scheme for knights and dames, leading to paroxysms of hair-tearing, head-scratching, and … Read more