Winterfest Sydney Medieval Fair

At Winterfest Sydney Medieval Fair, enter a medieval realm which brings the settings of Game of Thrones and Lord of the Rings to life! Escape...
Flash in a pan: Cllr Tilbury was pleased to sign these warning signs - but once the guards went - people ignored them

Off their trolleys

Jenny Barlass Council and Westfield at loggerheads Hornsby Councillor Nathan Tilbury is accusing Westfield of making misleading statements over the decades long problem of abandoned trolleys....
Girls playing football at the North Turramurra Recreation Area, a synthetic field

Dreams of fields

Jenny Barlass Both Ku-ring-gai and Hornsby Councils are falling short of having enough sports grounds, leaving kids and sports clubs with nowhere to go and...
Football at St Ives Showground

How your councils are faring

Hornsby’ s cash headache impacting on future sports ground planning The redrawing of Hornsby’s southern boundary, removing a hefty $10m from Council coffers, has placed...
Philip Ruddock is lobbying the state government hard

Fight with Parramatta rumbles on

Jenny Barlass Hornsby Mayor Philip Ruddock has eluded in an exclusive interview with the Monthly Chronicle that he is working hard behind the scenes to...

North Shore’s hidden homeless

Jenny Barlass While a sizeable number of people on the North Shore are delighted with the upward trajectory of local property values, another chunk are...
Oliver Nicholls with his window cleaning robot

Robot a prize winner for local inventor

Jenny Barlass A young Turramurra inventor has walked away with the top prize in an international invention competition for his ingenious window cleaning robot. Last week...
South Dural rainforest

South Dural buildfest canned

Jenny Barlass The death knell  of the controversial proposal to build 2,900 new homes in South Dural was finally sounded last week when Hornsby Councillors...

St Ives comes alive with Festival

Get out your capes and dust down your super powers - it’s time for the annual Festival on the Green again, and this year’s...

Hornsby all clear on corruption charges

Hornsby Council staff are in the clear after allegations of corruption regarding development of a controversial property on Geelans Road, Arcadia. An independent investigation, carried...