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Deepawali this Sunday in Strathfield

Deepawali and the Festival of Lights is a significant date in the Hindu calendar and whilst…

Baird’s home care plan a risk to specialist Aboriginal services

The Liberal Government’s plans to include specialist Aboriginal services within the sale of Home Care to a…

Change to the Do Not Call Register

Legislation to change the Do Not Call Register so it will only be necessary to place…

Labor parachuting Jodi McKay into Strathfield

9.30pm:  NSW Labor is expected to announce tomorrow that they are parachuting in Jodi McKay as…

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Have your say on MLC redevelopment

1:49 pm | A proposal to redevelop the MLC School in Burwood is now on exhibition for community feedback. The Department of Planning and Environment is seeking views on the school’s redevelopment plans including: the demolition of residential dwellings at…

Croydon Park Festival “a huge success”

Croydon Park Festival “a huge success” 12:48 pm | The Experience Croydon Park! Festival has been declared “a huge success” by organisers – the Croydon Park Chamber of Commerce as an estimated 3,000 people visited the village feel shopping strip on Georges River Road for…

See what sailing is all about

See what sailing is all about 1:02 pm | Anyone hoping to find their sea feet can get an insight into sailing at the annual free Discover Sailing Day, which offers the experienced and beginner alike the opportunity to try life under sail. Taking place on…

John Sidoti appointed Parliamentary Secretary for Planning

1:37 pm | John Sidoti, Member for Drummoyne, has been appointed to Parliamentary Secretary for Planning, announced by the NSW government on Friday. Mr Sidoti told Burwood Scene he is thrilled to assist Pru Goward, Minister for Planning, in his new role. He said planning…

Code of Behaviour for patrons using Ashfield Library

1:36 pm | Ashfield Council has launched a Code of Behaviour for library patrons using the Ashfield Library Services, the Mayor of Ashfield, Lucille McKenna said today. “We all have a right to enjoy the library in a safe…

Kiwi artist in residence

Kiwi artist in residence 2:32 pm | New Zealand’s Gary Freemantle, from Shannon on the North Island will become Ashfield Council’s first Kiwi artist in residence from October 23 until early January. Gary has a Diploma of Fine Arts in painting from Canterbury…

Photo taken by student leads to man’s arrest in Strathfield

8:18 am | A photo taken by a school student has resulted in the arrest of a man in Strathfield. Three school girls – one aged 12, the others aged 13 – were walking along Albert Street at around 8.15am yesterday…

Inspiring Strathfield leader passes away

Inspiring Strathfield leader passes away 3:05 pm | Strathfield Council’s first female mayor, Eve Dutton passed away in Brisbane last week. Eve was born in 1928, educated at Meriden School (as a boarder from age 7) and for 25 years taught at the TAFE…

Deepawali this Sunday in Strathfield

Deepawali this Sunday in Strathfield 9:09 am | Deepawali and the Festival of Lights is a significant date in the Hindu calendar and whilst it isn’t a public holiday in Australia, its significance is now more widely recognised, particularly in the Strathfield area. Local…

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A step towards a National Institute for Dementia Research

A step towards a National Institute for Dementia Research

2:27 pm | The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) is now open to expressions of interest for…

The call of the bagpipes

Education

Sign up for Kindy Safety Packs

Sign up for Kindy Safety Packs

2:35 pm | Kindergarten Orientation Day Road Safety Packs will be available from the Roads Maritime Services (RMS)…

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Milestone for medico

Milestone for medico

2:23 pm | There won’t be too many inner west residents who have had a colonoscopy who wouldn’t…

The lost art of thank you

Sports

Has Postecoglou finally come to his senses

Has Postecoglou finally come to his senses

11:50 pm | Has Postecoglou finally come to his senses? After the abandonment of established Socceroos for the…

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