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Glebe and Burwood locals part of 50 students recognised for trailblazing efforts during the 2021 HSC

By PATRICK MCKENZIE An aspiring paramedic and a promising academic composer and musicologist have been recognised as local trailblazers for their efforts beyond the classroom. James Green from Glebe and Ellery Joyce from Burwood have received Art of Smart Education’s Year 12 Trailblazer 2021 award. The award recognises the top 50 NSW high school graduates […]

Weedkiller on trial

BY ALEC SMART Sydney councils are considering suspending use of a notorious glyphosate-based weedkiller, RoundUp, in the wake of a US court case. A couple were awarded a record $AU2.9 billion after a jury agreed it caused their non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, a blood cancer. Fairfield Council has phased out the weedkiller and Georges River Council will […]