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School prayer groups to be audited

A state-wide audit of prayer groups in public schools has been announced by the NSW Government…

First FRANS picnic in Newtown

The first annual FRANS Picnic Day on Sunday 2nd August celebrates the great partnership between inner-west…

Public warned against Bustamove

Consumers are being warned not to deal with Bustamove Removals, a furniture removalist business run in…

Renovation rules under the hammer

Home building and renovation rules will be rewritten to make them more user-friendly following an announcement…

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Sapphire honour for Rotary member

Sapphire honour for Rotary member 11:03 am | Long-standing Burwood Rotary member Ron Lucas was farewelled last month after almost 50 years of service. During his time, Ron held various positions, including President. On the night, he was awarded by President Irene Giardino, a…

Get customers raving about your business

10:56 am | The next BurwoodBiz event to assist business owners to meet, learn and connect with other small business owners will focus on customer experiences. The two-hour workshop, Rich Customer Experiences, on Tuesday, July 7 will cover the…

Steering Drummoyne roads to safety

10:48 am | Drummoyne roads will benefit from $80,000 in NSW Government funding that has been allocated in the 2015-16 Budget for improvements as part of the Safer Roads Program. The program will fund pedestrian safety signals at the…

$50 million building grants

$50 million building grants 11:54 am | The NSW government has announced an additional $50 million under the Building Grants Assistance Scheme to fund new classrooms and facilities in non-government schools. The extra funding over the next four years will be allocated in…

Get out and grow

12:20 pm | Ashfield Council and Planet Ark are inviting residents to get outside and grow for Planet Ark’s National Tree Day on Sunday, 26 July at Cadigal Reserve, Grosvenor Street, Summer Hill. Activities start at 9am and finish…

More aged care for Ashfield

10:21 am | Construction has begun on a $33 million, four-storey, 133-bed aged care facility within Cardinal Freeman in Ashfield. The Opal aged care facility will be built in the southwest corner of the Cardinal Freeman village site. Stockland…

Playing in harmony

Playing in harmony 9:54 am | For music lovers, the grandeur and acoustics at Sydney’s Town Hall for massed concerts is one of life’s wonderful experiences. Students from Years 4 to 8 from Santa Sabina College were invited to play at the…

Art conference at ACU

12:00 pm | Artists, writers, musicians, theologians and people from different faiths explore the arts and the sacred in this year’s Grounding the Sacred Through Literature and the Arts conference at Australian Catholic University in Strathfield. The conference, which…

School prayer groups to be audited

12:50 pm | A state-wide audit of prayer groups in public schools has been announced by the NSW Government today in response to concerns about a small number of students being potentially exposed to violent extremist ideologies. The announcement…

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$2,000 win for beautician

$2,000 win for beautician

12:18 pm | North Strathfield beautician Stephanie Kerba from Complete Indulgence Beauty has won the latest $2,000 Small…

Education

Indigenous journey for Burwood public students

Indigenous journey for Burwood public students

11:29 am | The 350 students of Burwood Public School will be enriched by a workshop in early…

Swing the mallet

Lifestyle & Food

Burwood artist takes home grand prize

Burwood artist takes home grand prize

12:03 pm | Local artist Elise Martinson has won the $6000 grand prize in the Art Toppling Tobacco…

Rivendell Open Day

Sports

AFL annual grudge match ready to rumble

AFL annual grudge match ready to rumble

10:32 am | The fourth annual grudge match between the Sydney Sailors and Western Walers hits Marrickville’s Henson…

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