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Come Home Fonzi…

By ASTON BROWN The fate of Glebe’s renowned missing cat remains a mystery despite his family and the community’s best efforts. On May 29 - a Saturday morning - Fonzi was let outside to go to the toilet. Instead of returning for breakfast, the 2-year-old Burmese cat vanished without a trace. "It’s awful, I've never […]

Time away allows rapper Drapht to rediscover his passion

By Aston Brown Infamous Perth based rapper Drapht is back with a brand-new album, Shadows And Shinings, dropping on September 10. With this new album Drapht returns to his roots, re-discovering his undying passion for rap in collaboration with some of his closest mates. In a conversation with City Hub, Drapht explained how this album […]

Inner West Council considers discounted pool entry for those receiving government support

By ASTON BROWN The Inner West Council is considering reducing the cost of entry to its pools for people receiving social security support. If passed, the proposal will see a casual swimming fee of $1.20 for social security recipients across all Inner West Council Aquatic facilities. The current pensioner swimming fee is $4.70 at most […]

Community outraged, Council disappointed – century old Vaucluse mansion demolished

By ASTON BROWN A culturally significant Vaucluse mansion has been demolished, prompting community backlash. Until recently, a Mediterranean-style 1920s mansion sat on the 1700 square metre block on Vaucluse Road, originally built for the Arnott biscuit family. Eastern Suburbs resident Anna Lynch says that more should be done to preserve old buildings in the area. […]

BEST THEATRE – Darlinghurst Theatre

By Aston Brown If you want good theatre, you can’t look past Darlinghurst Theatre Company, located in the heart of Darlinghurst at The Eternity Playhouse. Darlo prides itself on its open submission system, where anyone can pitch an idea to be performed - enabling the community to see themselves and their stories on stage. The […]

BEST VET – Rose Bay Vet Hospital

By Aston Brown Rose Bay Vet Hospital is your one stop shop for all things furry and friendly. Owner of the practice Joanna Smaller has been at vet for over 17 years and prides her business on kindness, a genuine love for what she does and the highest quality of care. If keeping your companion […]

BEST PYSIO – Your Health Domain

By Aston Brown Your Health Domain’s proven holistic approach to health has seen countless patients walk away satisfied and healthy. Director of the practise Emma Gillingham brings 20 plus years of experience to the job and determination to improve patients’ health each session. Located in the heart of Sydney CBD the practise sees patients from […]

BEST PET GROOMER – Pawdressers

By Aston Brown Nicolas Zarate was living a comfortable life in corporate marketing until one day, everything changed. Zarate went to pick of his dog from a routine groom to find a bad haircut and very scared dog. It was then he left his desk job behind to peruse his true calling – dog grooming. […]

Opera House Annual Antidote Festival Set To Inspire During Lockdown

By Aston Brown The Opera House announces the line-up for its annual festival of ideas, action and change that will be online due to lockdown. The fifth annual Antidote festival will be live streamed from The Opera House stages on Sunday, September 5. Antidote Curator Edwina Throsby says that while the festival addresses the sobering realities […]

$65 million Potts Point development approved

By ASTON BROWN A $65 million hotel and apartment redevelopment on the site of Sydney’s former Bourbon and Beefsteak pub and Les Girls nightclub on Darlinghurst Road has been approved. The decision by the City of Sydney marks an end to a tedious and eventful application process that has been in the pipeline for over […]