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Labor promises Dukes Oval upgrade

An amenities upgrade for Dukes Oval in Emu Plains could be on the cards, as part of a $500,000 promise by Labor. The announcement comes...

Pub debate ignites in Glenmore Park

There's a push by a number of residents in Glenmore Park for a drinking hole to be established in the suburb.

Police search houses following Caddens shooting

Police have conducted a number of Firearms Prohibition Order searches this morning and are continuing to appeal for community assistance following an attempted shooting murder in Caddens earlier this week.

High rise apartments proposed for Thornton

A further 300 apartments have been proposed for Thornton as property developers look to carve out some of the estate’s last remaining land.

Dam meeting labelled a “farce”

An ‘invite only’ community forum about raising the Warragamba Dam Wall has stirred up controversy, with residents fearing WaterNSW ‘cherry picked’ attendees. The meeting, run...

Man abandons appeal after Judge’s warning

A man who brandished a machete, spat on a woman and threatened her baby in a shocking road rage attack in Kingswood has abandoned...

Scrapbookers aim for world record

Kylie King is hoping to scrapbook her way to a Guinness World Record. Ms King is hosting a fundraising event at Penrith Panthers on Saturday, May 4.

Chance to honour best local businesses

The Penrith City Local Business Awards are back, and founder Steve Loe has called on the community to nominate its favourite businesses. The Precedent Productions...

House destroyed by fire in Glenmore Park

Police have appealed for information from the public after a house was destroyed by fire at Glenmore Park overnight. Shortly after 1.30am today, emergency services...

Police investigate after shots fired into Caddens house

Shots have reportedly been fired into a house in Caddens this afternoon. Police were called to Valencia Street at around 2.20pm today following reports shots...

Motorists urge to drive carefully as holiday-makers hit the road

Double demerits will be in force across the upcoming holidays.

Coalition announces funding to tackle tech-savvy domestic violence offenders

Coalition commits $480,000 for new case workers to tackle domestic violence at Penrith Women's Health Centre.

Emu Plains local to feature on ABC’s ‘Employable Me’ this Tuesday night

Emu Plains resident Sarah will make her debut on ABC TV's 'Employable Me' on Tuesday night.

Taxi driver carjacked at St Marys

Police are investigating a carjacking of a taxi driver at gunpoint overnight at St Marys.

Labor promises Jamison Park upgrade

Labor says it will invest $15 million to support local netball and deliver the Jamison Park Multi-Purpose Indoor Sport Centre. Labor Candidate for Lindsay, Diane...

Morrison spends day in Lindsay as campaign gets in full swing

Scott Morrison spent the second day of the election campaign in Lindsay, touring a factory in St Marys.

Man charged with Cheryl Ardler’s murder

Detectives investigating the 2012 suspicious disappearance of Cheryl Ardler have today charged a man with murder.

Asbestos found at Council Works Depot

Representatives from Penrith City Council are in clean-up mode after asbestos was found at their Works Depot on Copeland Street. Experts wearing special suits were...

Australians urged to check enrollment details ahead of election

With the Federal Election confirmed for May 18, Australians must act now to ensure they are enrolled before the deadline of 8pm on April 18.

Golf day raises $6,000 for mental health charity

Penrith City Council through its annual Mayoral Challenge Charity Golf Day has raised more than $6,000 for local charity LikeMind Penrith.