Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Police urge public not to leave pets in cars

Police are urging the public to never leave pets in cars on hot days after a dog died while locked in a vehicle in Rose Bay on Tuesday. Police have...

Mayoral pay rates

Much discussion around the dinner table this week centred around the wage rise for the mayor and councillors on Newcastle City Council and why their pay is notionally higher...

Energy recovery plant could supply 40,000 homes, create 300 jobs

An Australian-first energy recovery project at the Mt Piper power station near Lithgow is technically and economically viable. The project has the capacity to provide reliable baseload electricity supply for...

Boom times ahead in Lake Mac

The current building boom in the Lake Macquarie Council area has created the necessity for more infrastructure to cater for the rapidly increasing number of residents to the city. Lake...

NSW welcomes 24 new firefighters

Twenty-four new firefighters were welcomed into Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) at a ceremony at the State Training College in Alexandria on Sunday. Minister for Emergency Services Troy Grant congratulated...

Business owners – remain vigilant

Police in the Newcastle area are calling on all business owners to remain vigilant following a number of robberies at businesses in Newcastle. Officers are calling on business owners and...

New facilities improve Lake Mac boating experience

The installation of new dinghy storage facilities has completed a two-year $3 million program of improvements to boating facilities around Lake Macquarie funded under the first round of the...

Carols in Speers Point attracts 25,000 festival goers

More than 25,000 family members enjoyed a wonderful day and night of festivities at the annual Lake Macquarie Carols by Candlelight in Speers Point on Sunday. Mums, dads and the...

Don’t let your holiday break become a ‘break and enter’ opportunity

Are you heading away this holiday season? We’ve got some tips to help keep your home secure while you are away. Council’s Acting Manager Community Planning, Steve McAlister, said making...

Hang-glider suffers serious injuries

A hang-glider suffered serious injuries after crashing near the cliff face at Dudley Beach yesterday. The victim suffered broken limbs and is in a stable condition in John Hunter Hospital. The...
- Advertisement -

News