Leesha McKenny The council of Sydney's most controversial deputy mayor has been called on Salim Mehajer to him to consider stepping down.
Leesha McKenny Auburn's controversial deputy mayor had admitted to driving without carrying a licence but has pleaded not guilty to getting behind the wheel of an unregistered Ferrari.
Leesha McKenny Some Sydney councils will launch legal action if they are forced to amalgamate.
Leesha McKenny Yet another tower could soon loom large on Darling Harbour's skyline as part of a redevelopment of the much-maligned Harbourside Shopping Centre.
Leesha McKenny, Melanie Kembrey and Jacob Saulwick The Commonwealth Bank is pulling thousands of employees out of western Sydney, angering advocates for the region concerned the Baird government is failing to support decent jobs in the area.
Leesha McKenny The Premier has resorted to veiled threats to try and cajole councils into mergers, as some of them step up their opposition to the overhaul of local government.
Leesha McKenny The Balmain Tigers appear certain to lose their right to return to the leagues club's spiritual home in Rozelle.
Leesha McKenny The presumed frontrunner for the Liberal Party's bid for Sydney's Lord Mayoralty has pulled out of the race, leaving the door open for Tony Abbott's sister or a surprise candidate.
Leesha McKenny and Michaela Whitbourn It might be hard to look past the lurid excesses of Sydney's most colourful deputy mayor but what emerges is a complex web of relationships on Auburn council.
Leesha McKenny Yashar Shokrgozar is "very proud" of the famous staircase he built for Sydney's most controversial deputy mayor. Now he would like to be paid for it.
Michaela Whitbourn and Leesha McKenny A close friend and "right hand man" of controversial deputy Auburn mayor Salim Mehajer admitted to a court that he forged documents in a bid to stop one of Cr Mehajer's companies going into...
Michaela Whitbourn and Leesha McKenny Controversial Auburn deputy mayor Salim Mehajer is facing yet another legal headache, with the liquidator of one of his companies taking court action against him and his business partner.
Leesha McKenny Motorists are facing lengthy delays in Five Dock after a gas leak closed Lyons Road in both directions.
Leesha McKenny and Inga Ting A north shore cafe has closed its popular playroom after parents and their children continued to "display deplorable manners", including leaving dirty nappies on dining tables, the owners say.
Leesha McKenny A driver of a ride-sharing service has been charged with sexual assault in Sydney's east.
Leesha McKenny Motorists on the Gore Hill Freeway are facing lengthy delays after a truck rollover near Willoughby Road.
Leesha McKenny A stake from a "For Sale" sign was ripped from the ground used as a weapon during a 20-person brawl in Sydney's west that left one person hospitalised.
Leesha McKenny Two people have fallen from a window cleaning platform in central Sydney, emergency services report.
Leesha McKenny Citybound motorists travelling through Rozelle have been warned to expect delays after a multi-car accident on the Anzac Bridge.
Leesha McKenny A teenager accused of stabbing his mother to death in her Inverell home was arrested after he crashed a car about 30 minutes out of town.