Amy McNeilage A cat was found on a residential street in Bankstown with two puncture wounds on Saturday morning after being shot with arrows.
Rachel Browne A 13-year-old girl who went missing from her Bankstown home two months ago has been found safe and well, according to NSW Police.
Nick Ralston A Sydney mother who claimed she was trapped in Lebanon facing adultery charges that were raised by her husband has surprisingly shown up at Bankstown courthouse.
Paul Bibby A south-west Sydney MP told voters at a polling both not to vote for a local council candidate in an election in which her partner was also running because the candidate's "cousins are murderers and...
Peter Hannam A plan by Sydney Water to shift its sewage overflow problem up the Georges River is "a disgrace" that treats Bankstown residents "like second-class citizens", mayor Khal Asfour said.
A man was robbed at gunpoint in a Bankstown car park after two men confronted him and demanded his belongings.
Natalie O'Brien It sounds like the plot for a political thriller: allegations of a ''ghost branch'' that holds clandestine gatherings, meetings being manipulated, and official record books going missing - including...
Sean Nicholls The way has been cleared for Bankstown MP Tania Mihailuk to contest next year's state election for the Labor Party after the sudden withdrawal of Bankstown councillor Linda Downey from the...
Growing up in Sydney in the 1950s there were probably three hubs of social life outside of school: the Picture Theatre, the Church and the Municipal Baths. My Municipal Baths was at Bankstown.
Rachel Olding Within seconds of arriving at a Bankstown unit block inferno, fire crews knew it was something they had never encountered.
Ilya Gridneff and Stephanie Gardiner Five people from the same family, including 18-year-old triplets, have been charged after seven police were injured while responding to a domestic violence incident in Sydney's south-west.
Andrew West, TRANSPORT A REPORT into aviation safety found standards at Bankstown Airport were ''intolerable'' and prompted an overhaul of flight procedures.
Jacob Saulwick Sydney's highly congested rail corridor between Penrith, Parramatta and the central business district will be targeted with a $1 billion series of works in the next few years.
Jacob Saulwick If Mike Baird wins the NSW election in March, the Premier hopes to raise $20 billion selling off the state's poles and wires.
Sean Nicholls, Jacob Saulwick Premier Mike Baird has launched a major plank of his re-election platform with a promise to build billions of dollars worth of road, rail and other infrastructure in the next decade - but only if...
Rachel Browne In the biggest turnout for White Ribbon Day ever recorded, thousands of people marched in streets across the state in support of stopping violence against women.
Jacob Saulwick A ''Western Harbour Tunnel'' is the centrepiece of the Baird government's new 20 year and $20 billion infrastructure vision.
James Robertson Conventional wisdom has presumed merging Sydney’s councils is a politically charged issue, particularly as mayors gear up campaigns against them. But a new Fairfax/Ipsos poll suggests otherwise.
Michael Koziol, Amanda Hoh A "major" factory fire has been extinguished after threatening neighbouring homes near Liverpool in Sydney's south-west for several hours.
Megan Levy The family of an 86-year-old grandfather who was bashed and robbed of his pension in a western Sydney carpark this week has a message for the "gutless bastard" who punched him in the face: justice...