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THE Foyer Oxford residents will change local stereotypes about youth homelessness, says the project’s manager Jethro Sercombe. more »
A DEVELOPMENT Assessment Panel (DAP) has approved a three-storey apartment building on Cowle Street in West Perth despite residents’ concerns about a loss of character. more »
THREE years ago, Rekeisha Voss was facing life as a new mother without a home or support network to help. more »
FIVE WA swimmers were among members of Australia’s successful team that competed in the Aquatic Super Series at Challenge Stadium and the Swan River last weekend. more »
PERTH Glory’s home stadium will be turned over to the tough and glamorous girls of American football this Saturday night as the WA Angels chase a maiden win in the Legends Football League. more »
PAUL Davis once again showed his class in an all-round performance against Bayswater-Morley at Hillcrest Park. more »
THE innovative retail and artistic space at The Myre Project will have been operating for just two weeks tomorrow and already the town is buzzing with praise for the initiative. 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 »
PLANET Video co-owner Scott Jones attributes the advent of digital television and increase in free-to-air channels to the decline in video rentals and associated stores. more »
A PROPOSED Green Street small bar will close at 10pm on Sundays and weeknights after the State Administrative Tribunal (SAT) agreed with the City of Vincent’s conditions. more »
RENOWNED for wholesome burgers and sizzling sausages, Justin Bell now adds tapas to the plate. more »
AUSTRALIAN Medical Association (AMA) WA president Richard Choong is reminding people not to pat or touch animals overseas after an increase in the past 12 months of people seeking rabies post-exposure treatment. more »
OFFICE workers are risking damage to their skin by not protecting themselves from UV radiation during outdoor lunch breaks, a WA Cancer Council spokesman says. more »
IT'S no secret that the Mazda3 is Australia's best selling car. more »
WHAT does a grand buy you these days?
Perth Fashion Festival favourite Jaime Lee took home the coveted Most Innovative Designer of the Year Award at last night's glittering Western Australian Fashion Awards (WAFA) held at the State Theatre Centre. more »
INGLEWOOD design student Vynka Topham has been selected for a scholarship with the WA-Hyogo Banshu Fashion Textile Program. more »
WITH shows in five states already sold out and an extra added in both Melbourne and Brisbane, Illy says he is at ease in the lead up to The Cinematic National Tour. more »
KATE Miller-Heidke has sung Happy Birthday over the phone to more than 50 fans and has more celebratory wishes scheduled for the rest of the year. more »
WATCHING a Dame Agatha Christie whodunit live on stage is better than any murder mystery party you might be invited to. more »
THE squeal was audible a couple of suburbs away when third year music theatre students at WAAPA were told a season of 60s rock musical Hair was part of this year’s program. more »
SO MANY films deal with the human experience of transitions: from childhood into adulthood, passive to heroics, but it is the little explored transition into retirement that gets a look-in with Bright Days Ahead. more »
DOING even less for the promotion of Australian tourism than the scrapped “Where the bloody hell are ya?” campaign, writer/director Greg Mclean takes us back to Wolf Creek where the murderous, tourist-hating Mick Taylor (John Jarratt) lurks. more »
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