A fire in a kitchen exhaust fan has forced the midnight evacuation of scores of backpackers and diners in Sydney’s eastern suburbs.
A man has been glassed in the face with a broken bottle during an argument in Sydney's east.
Rebecca Richardson Three men have been arrested after a teenage girl was allegedly sexually assaulted in Coogee last night.
Dylan Welch A TATTOO parlour in Coogee owned by two of Sydney's most notorious bikies has been gutted by fire after a petrol bombing, with the street gang Notorious the prime suspect.
MORE than a thousand Coogee residents yesterday rallied against a seven-storey redevelopment of the Coogee Bay Hotel they fear will turn their low-rise beach suburb ''into the Gold Coast''.
Sarah Whyte, Hugh Robertson Alcohol and soft-drink companies have been aggressively lobbying state MPs over the cash-for-cans scheme up to twice a week, concerned NSW and Victoria are considering joining forces to introduce a...
Toby Johnstone The proposal by Randwick Council to change the route of the light rail east extension has come too late for some residents who have already opted to sell their homes.
Heath Gilmore Obstacles to completing one of the great outdoor walks are errant golf balls, the odd angry rifle shot and an 89-year-old woman living in a house her father built.
Anne Tarasov There’s nothing like the exhilaration of a 1.5-kilometre swim in the open ocean for 83-year-old John Kelso.
Kate McClymont The son of corrupt former Labor MP Eddie Obeid installed an associate in the Cruise Bar at Circular Quay ''to keep an eye on things'', claiming his family had a secret interest in the venue.
Sean Nicholls The upper house of the NSW Parliament has narrowly voted down a bill to legalise same-sex marriage.
Kim Arlington They are up before the sun, climbing into the car in their pyjamas, still sleepy as they head for the coast.
Paul Bibby A woman who prosecutors say was murdered by her fiance after months of domination and verbal abuse continued to send him gushing love letters and spoke of having children together just weeks before...
Sean Nicholls, Heath Aston Same sex marriage laws will be debated in the NSW Parliament next week after a group of MPs pushing for the reform received expert advice their bill can survive a challenge in the High Court.
Alexandra Smith Eleven years have passed and Kristie McKeon is, as she says, "all grown up now", but the memories have not faded.
Julie Power It is a worldwide phenomenon called ''Generation Rent'' - and it has landed in Australia.
Sean Nicholls Parents and other adults supplying alcohol to under-18s at parties or at home should be forced to abide by new rules ensuring there is ''responsible supervision'', under proposed changes to NSW...
Lucy Carroll More than 50 pubs and clubs - including Marquee, the Ivy and the Coogee Bay Hotel - have already introduced ID scanners, many of which take photos of patrons on entry.
Jacob Saulwick Hundreds of trees will be cut down, car parking spaces will disappear and in some places pedestrians will have to walk on narrower footpaths.
Kirsty Needham NSW could become the first Australian state to legalise same-sex marriage after an inquiry on Friday paved the way for fresh legislation that is supported by MPs across the political spectrum.