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Like father, like son: Philip Ruddock in the Council Chambers, next to a photo of his father Max, also once a Hornsby Mayor

Ruddock comes out fighting

Jenny Barlass As he embarks on another chapter in his 42 year political career, Hornsby’s new Liberal Mayor speaks exclusively to the Monthly Chronicle on...
Ku-ring-gai's newly elected Mayor Jennifer Anderson, about to serve her fifth term, with new Deputy Mayor Callum Clarke

Your new councils

KU-RING-GAI - Liberal dominated Around 82,259 people are enrolled and most will have voted. Ku-ring-gai is divided into five wards, with two councillors elected from...

Cherrybrook shops to get a facelift

Jenny Barlass Cherrybrook Village Shopping Centre is to get a $36.9m upgrade with a gym, medical centre, more shops, an Aldi and extra car spaces...
Under pressure: Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital

Hornsby hospital tragedy: patients speak out

Jenny Barlass Investigation now underway The death of a five year-old boy just ten hours after he visited Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital’s emergency department has divided opinion...
The New PCYC premises in Waitara

PCYC membership skyrockets due to new premises

Since opening its shiny new doors, Hornsby Ku-ring-gai’s PCYC membership has tripled in 11 days. “We had 600 members when we were in our old...

Light at the end of the tunnel

NorthConnex now half built Bypassing 21 sets of traffic lights and the exhausting, dangerous and filthy grind of Pennant Hills Road came a step closer...
(L to R) Daniel Hawkins, Noah McCarthy and Dominic Coonan

Sky’s the limit for paper plane pilots

Jenny Barlass Five young flying aces from Normanhurst West Public School outflew hundreds of other kids from around the state when they aced their divisions...
Local residents including John Farrar (far right) at the spot where the childcare centre will be

Carnage near childcare centre

That’s the prediction from residents if it gets the go-ahead A fatal car accident or catastrophic fire event is predicted if a 127 place child-care...

Out in the open – suicide

It’s World Suicide Prevention Day next week followed closely by RUOK Day. Berowra MP Julian Leeser talks here about a cause close to his...

Lurline Chamber Orchestra and Rising Stars for The Galston Concerts

Sunday 17 September finds the Lurline Chamber Orchestra and Rising Stars pianists playing for The Galston Concerts. Starting at 2pm in Galston Uniting Church, the...