Kelsey Munro RESIDENTS blocked access with a picket line and unions ordered a stop to work on safety grounds, but the demolition of a historic Burwood homestead is expected to be completed.
Kate McClymont THE general manager, Pat Romano, spied on people for his own purposes and then billed Burwood Council for it.
A FORMER Sydney council general manager could face criminal charges after the NSW corruption watchdog found he misused council funds to have his wife and her colleague spied on, among other offences.
Kate McClymont BURWOOD Council is bracing itself for potentially embarrassing revelations as the Independent Commission Against Corruption prepares to hold a two-week public hearing into corruption allegations.
Kate Mcclymont DESPITE the prospect of being named adversely in a forthcoming corruption report, Labor's John Faker was elected mayor of Burwood on Thursday night.
Leesha McKenny A car space at Sydney Airport doesn't serve coffees, make small talk, smile or offer directions.
Nick Ralston SIX weeks after he carried out an ATM robbery in Sydney a man under investigation for terrorism offences asked a hardline sheikh if it was okay to donate the stolen money to a "charity".
Nick Ralston, Melanie Kembrey The wife of high-profile dance teacher Grant Davies became suspicious when he placed a security lock on his phone and computer, court documents reveal.
Nick Ralston and Lisa Davies Renowned Sydney dance teacher Grant Davies allegedly groomed a pre-teenage girl for sex with the "acquiescence" of her mother, with whom he also appeared to be having an affair, court documents have...
Nick Ralston Angry parents who have pulled their children out of a leading Sydney dance school after a director was charged with child-abuse offences have been told they won't receive refunds because the alleged...
Nick Ralston High profile Sydney dance teacher Grant Davies has been charged with six further child abuse offences.
Nick Ralston An investigation into allegations of child abuse by a high-profile dance teacher is only in its ''early stages'', with the possibility of more charges and victims coming forward, a court has been...
Nick Ralston A high-profile Sydney dance school has announced it has closed down days after one of its co-directors was charged with child abuse offences.
Nick Ralston As prominent Sydney dance teacher Grant Davies appeared before a court in a green prison tracksuit, his former colleagues were working behind the scenes to prevent a similar scandal from happening...
Sean Nicholls The former treasurer Eric Roozendaal has described his time as a NSW MP as ''a roller-coaster ride'', while announcing his resignation from state parliament six years before the expiry of his term.
Ilya Gridneff Business is bad for former Telopea Street boy Bashar Ibrahim, who is selling his $4 million Vaucluse home.
Leesha McKenny Local government is heading down the road to financial ruin, with a report projecting almost half the state's councils will be in ''very weak'' financial positions within three years.
Emma Partridge, Eamonn Duff Police are ''fed up'' with gun saturation in Sydney after one of the worst weeks of crime in NSW history.
Esther Han One in 10 restaurants and cafes across NSW have been fined for food safety breaches, from preparing meals in filthy kitchens to failing to control bug infestations.
Megan Levy A chef has been charged by police after he allegedly stabbed a customer with a metal skewer when he complained about the service at a restaurant in Sydney's west.