Megan Levy A fisherman who fell three metres onto rocks in Balmain phoned emergency services to say he had broken his leg and needed to be rescued.
Nick Ralston A Sydney man has been shot after he was ambushed by two men outside a Balmain apartment block in the city’s inner-west.
Kirsty Needham Former Labor minister Verity Firth has won a community preselection for the seat of Balmain for the 2015 election.
Kirsty Needham Former Labor MP Verity Firth has won preselection in the seat of Balmain for 2015 in a community ballot.
Rick Feneley, Nick Ralston The developer planning to build on the Balmain Tigers' old club site has been dealt two crushing blows in the one day: state authorities have rejected his high-rise proposal, and a judge has granted...
Louise Hall The struggling Balmain Tigers Leagues Club has been granted another stay of execution after a Supreme Court judge agreed to continue an injunction restraining a property developer from sending in the...
Rick Feneley Football, developers and lawyers at 10 paces.
Damien Murphy NSW Labor will allow all Balmain voters - party members or not - to have a say in the preselection of the Labor candidate in next year's state election.
Damien Murphy NSW Labor has moved to allow all Balmain voters - party members or not - to have a say in the preselection of the Labor candidate in next year's state election.
Leesha McKenny Plans for high-rise buildings at the old Balmain Leagues Club site have been rejected by an independent planning authority, prompting calls for the developer to relinquish its hold on the site.
Rick Feneley A gleaming billboard rises from the woebegone remnants of what Tigers fans once called the Balmain Leagues Club.
Rick Feneley The Balmain Leagues Club redevelopment was dealt a potentially fatal blow on Wednesday when the NSW government's Planning and Infrastructure Department rejected the existing plan because of traffic...
Kate McClymont On the eve of what is likely to be a very unpleasant week for former powerbroker Eddie Obeid, new documents reveal his involvement in lobbying for the proposed Balmain Leagues Club redevelopment.
Josephine Tovey THE Greens leader Bob Brown reassured the nervous crowd awaiting results at the party's celebration on election night that their candidates always do better ''as they go towards the finish line'' -...
Geesche Jacobsen CRIME EDITOR IT WAS praised for its ocean-going power and the ability to remain at sea for up to 10 days straight.
Kate McClymont and Leesha McKenny Prominent Liberal powerbroker and lobbyist Michael Photios knows only too well the wrath of an unappreciative client.
Sean Nicholls Planning minister Pru Goward has sent potential development of the former Balmain Leagues Club back to the drawing board by writing to Leichhardt Council asking it to redraw local planning laws for...
Nicole Hasham They are ''not pretty'' by any measure, but without the greasy barges, cranes and tugs that occupy its bays, Sydney Harbour would grind to a halt, marine operators say.
Kate McClymont, Leesha Mckenny When a real estate agent’s own sales pitch describes a property as a “dank dwelling” and “seemingly completely without redemption” you might imagine a vendor would grab...
Nicole Hasham Prized harbourfront land in Sydney’s inner west will be opened up to developers as the Baird government pursues the state's largest urban renewal program since the Olympics.