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Local News

All aboard for history lesson

Old and young train lovers alike are celebrating 150 years since the Great Western Railway Line through the Blue Mountains reached Mount Victoria. The Mount...

CBA to close Blaxland branch

Blue Mountains Council is calling for the Commonwealth Bank to change its decision to close its branch at Blaxland. The Commonwealth Bank announced the decision...

Shake-up for Blue Mountains cabs

Blue Mountains United Taxis and Blackheath Radio Cabs have teamed up with leading personal transport company 13CABS to deliver a better resourced and wider-reaching...

Free Comic Book Day at Katoomba

Free Comic Book Day is being held at Katoomba Library this weekend. Get dressed as your favourite superhero and teleport yourself to Katoomba Library for...

Local Sport

Smith gets nod as new skipper

Proud Penrith cricketer Ryan Smith will take over the reigns as first grade captain following the recent departure of Michael Castle. The premiership-winning Poidevin Gray...

Pedro prepares for biggest fight

Born in Nepean Hospital and growing up in Penrith, former St Marys Senior High School student turned Aussie UFC star Tyson Pedro admits he...

Going Out

Renowned concert band to perform free show in Penrith

The Yale University Concert Band is heading down under for the first time in its 100-year history, making a special stop at The Joan...

An album from the heart

There is no denying that Australian country music singer Kasey Chambers isn’t afraid to wear her heart on her sleeve. From ‘The Captain’ to ‘True...

Play that’ll make you think

Daniel Tobias grew up in a Jewish-atheist household. In 2004, aged 29, Daniel found out he had stage-four testicular cancer and went searching for God....

Penrith Symphony Orchestra celebrates 30th birthday

Their first appearance at the 1988 Bicentennial Celebrations was not only an enjoyable performance for audiences, but it was also a moment that would...