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G4 COUNCILS may still walk out of potential merger and reform talks with Local Government Minister Tony Simpson if WA Local Government Association president Troy Pickard attends next week. more »
A TEAM of Perth businessmen are mixing fitness, fundraising and a sense of adventure this week as they ride mountain bikes in the tough 2013 Gibb River Road Challenge. more »
AMBITIONS to get to the Rio Olympics are driving two local athletes whose sights are set on the coming World Swimming Championships and a shot at the 2016 Games. more »
SEA View Golf Club hosted the Hartway Galvanizers Sea View Pro-Am last week. more »
WA PAIR Ella Clark (17) and sailing partner Carrie Smith (18) recently came second in Japan’s National Championships and were the first female team to cross the finish line. more »
DEVELOPMENT applications, housing development and a major problem with parking will see Subiaco become Perth's ghost town if something does not change dramatically.
AN ambitious recasting of the City of Perth as an enlarged capital that gobbles up 19 of the 30 existing municipal bodies could drive efficiencies saving ratepayers up to $80 million, according to Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi. more »
MENTION the suburb of Ashfield in a conversation and most people would ask where in Australia it was. more »
MEN’S mental health will be put first at an annual Perth ball to be held next month. more »
MAKING the StartupSmart Top 50 and Top 100 BRW Fast Starters List has raised Living Environs’ profile, says managing director Sam Keats. more »
A CHANCE to resurrect a Shenton Park small bar was too good to pass up for father-son duo Martin and Gerry Shields. more »
MAYOR Barker (Western Opinion, April 9) should stop threatening that the State Government might impose worse than a G4 amalgamation. more »
I WAS reading the comment piece in last week’s edition headlined “Dip in the Poole is food for thought” by Phil (of the burbs) Haberland and I couldn’t help thinking that perhaps he should be the one who, as he puts it, needs to take his hand off it. more »
I CANNOT see the logic in having restricted parking along John Street that prevents patrons of the café from parking there after 4pm. more »
WORK on the new children’s hospital is speeding along, with the chief executive saying it was on target to meet a 2015 deadline. more »
SHAVING her head was not something Debbi Greenwood had considered until she lost her best friend to cancer in January. more »
IT'S no secret that the Mazda3 is Australia's best selling car. more »
WHAT does a grand buy you these days?
KATE Cummins and Bridget Hudson have fashioned a role in the pop-up phenomenon sweeping across Perth. more »
COOLBELLUP creative and humanitarian Tricia Ray is spreading her message through a powerful tool dear to many women’s hearts – fashion. more »
MYSTERY isn’t a word you’d usually associate with a rough and ready rock and roll band like Sydney’s legendary Rose Tattoo, especially when it comes to notoriously upfront singer Angry Anderson. more »
THE BIO for You Am I’s latest tour labels drummer Rusty Hopkinson as an indie-rock journeyman, but if you think that sounds unfair, be careful before you point the finger at a lazy PR person. more »
JUST being a teenager is so often fraught with delight and dread, with problems that seem insoluble and tend to take over one’s life. more »
APPROPRIATELY making its Australian debut on May 17, Norway’s National Day, the WA Ballet production of La Sylphide, by little-known Norwegian composer Herman Severin Lovenskiold, is a special delight.
VIVA Espanol! The 16th Spanish Film Festival is on its way to Cinema Paradiso for another program of classic and contemporary cinema. more »
A HUSBAND and wife team of research scientists at UWA are inciting a buzz about bees. more »
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Western Suburbs Weekly reporter Erienne Lette and City of Subiaco Mayor Heather Henderson talks about the new Cinemas Project.
Editor Denise Cahill talks with Harriet Wyatt about new conservation and restoration works being done to the Oliver Hill Battery.
Western Suburbs Weekly journalist Erienne Lette with this week's Cat Haven update.
Western Suburbs Weekly journalist Erienne Lette with this week's Dog Refuge update.