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Inner west the home of armed robberies: stats

A shooting incident at a unit above Parramatta Road on New Year’s Eve has ignited questions about gun violence in Sydney’s inner west. A 56-year-old man appeared at Petersham Police Station at 10:30am December 31 with a gunshot wound to his foot and claimed he had been robbed at a unit on Hay St in […]

Bill posters beware

The City of Sydney wants to prosecute companies that engage in illegal advertising rather than individual bill posters, and will request the state government to change the relevant legislation, pending a feasibility review. Bill postering, common on light and telegraph poles around the inner city, is typically commissioned by commercial businesses or contract agencies. But […]

ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS

Screening as part of the 8th Sydney Latin American Film Festival, Rock, Paper, Scissors (Venezuela) is one of the standout films of this year’s program, not least for its outstanding cinematography. The story unfolds over one day in Caracas – one of the murder capitals of the world. When an affluent father and his son […]