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Greyhound racing in the firing line

LEXY AKILLAS A petition opposing the greyhound racing industry has gained significant momentum across Sydney. Ultimo resident Eva Deli, who started the petition, has gathered almost 1500 signatures and the attention of a number of different animal rights groups. “I started this petition because I thought that if Australians knew about what was going on […]

Spending on smaller scale feared as light rail disruption draws near

BY LEXY AKILLAS CBD businesses fear that the state government has not put enough planning into alleviating anticipated pressures and congestion of the light rail construction. City of Sydney Councillor and owner of VIVO Café Angela Vithoulkas said she was concerned about the level of disruption that would impact both on locals and community, and […]