A way with animals: Edwina Hall with her Caboodle Baci and her mum, Pet Connection owner Karynne Courts with Wednesday the carpet python, a regular client of the shop.

Purrfect reason to pop along to the St Ives Food & Wine Festival

What started as a Saturday pet shop job for Edwina Hall ended up with her family owning the store. At the Pet Connection in St...

Art exhibition

Art exhibition ‘Pandoramonium’ to be held at The Gallery, Hornsby TAFE College. The show will feature brightly coloured ceramic sculptures and paintings exploring the...

Epping’s first sleepout

Grab a blanket or two and come along to keep local MP Damien Tudehope company at Epping's inaugural sleepout this Saturday. The sleepout, to raise...
Lorrie Mohsen (CEO) & Sergeant Garry Robinson

Mt Wilga Private Hospital celebrates 65 years!

On Wednesday 7th November, 2018 Mt Wilga Private Hospital held their 65th Anniversary Open Day. The hospital was open to the public with tours...
Cllr Nathan Tilbury with “dozens” of trolleys blocking a fire exit at Westfield (Photo taken in March)

Trolley trouble, still

Jenny Barlass Promises from Westfield that an in-centre trolley-locking system would put an end to discarded trolleys littering the streets of Hornsby have been broken. Around...

Historic childcare centre turns 70

It started as a collection of modest wooden buildings and 18 small children. Today, 70 years on, it may have 125 children coming through...

Berowra steps up to help farmers

Fred Rogers famously said: “Look for the helpers” and that’s exactly what can be found in the amazing community of Berowra and surrounding suburbs:...
Events from last year's Festival.

Local women’s voices

International Women’s day events locally What started out three years ago as a tiny event inspired by International Women’s day, has now grown to the...
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...

Asquith author talk – from apartheid to zaater

Asquith author Cecile Yazbek has come a long way since dreaming up delicious vegetarian Lebanese dishes with her mother in their in her South...