Natasha Wallace, Paul Bibby The Central Coast woman at the centre of a court case that has effectively banned short-term rentals in the area says she is devastated by the decision and will have to sell.
Harvey Grennan EVERY public authority pays lip service to community consultation. Often it is just a couple of news releases, a few advertisements in the weekly paper and some dusty display boards doing the rounds...
Michaela Whitbourn, Kate McClymont Former energy and resources minister Chris Hartcher will face two separate corruption inquiries next year, including an investigation into a water infrastructure company linked to the family of...
Joanne McCarthy Murdered Wyong teacher Amanda Carter was only hours from death when she allegedly emailed a friend about her former partner.
Sean Nicholls Chris Hartcher was under enormous pressure in late 2010. Fingers were being pointed at the Central Coast Liberal powerbroker over the loss of the key seat of Robertson at the federal election.
Gemma Khaicy It has been three years since central coast teacher Amanda Carter was found dead in her home by her youngest daughter.
Anna Patty Restrictions on alcohol sales at licensed venues in Newcastle should not be viewed as a panacea for alcohol-fuelled violence around the state, says Hospitality Minister George Souris.
Emma Partridge Police have arrested a man following a fatal shooting on NSW's central coast.
Thomas O'Brien At 17, Karwin Knox was so determined to pursue his dream career in dance that he left his family and friends in Tamworth for the bright lights of Sydney.
Allyson McConnell, convicted of drowning her young sons in a bathtub in Canada, was concerned about next month's appeal lodged by Alberta prosecutors that could have led to her extradition from...
Leesha McKenny Thousands of Sydneysiders are unknowingly risking fines by opening their homes as short term rentals without seeking council consent.
Josephine Tovey Three men have been charged over a brazen break-in at a New South Wales reptile park earlier this year, but a baby alligator stolen during the raid, plus many lizards and snakes, have still not been...
Leesha McKenny The state government is facing calls to intervene in the City of Ryde council as it loses another general manager.
Megan Levy A home-made bomb that was planted next to a car in the driveway of a home on the NSW central coast was a "nasty bit of gear" that had the potential to cause significant damage, police say.
Jacob Saulwick Organisers of cycling events through Sydney have been left frustrated by the refusal of authorities to grant permission to ride.
Megan Levy Police have launched an investigation after two 13-year-old boys were taken to hospital after going on a drinking binge at a friend's place on the NSW central coast.
Paul Bibby Hundreds of Central Coast holiday home owners could be prevented from letting their properties for short periods after a judge declared it a ''prohibited use'' for a broad category of properties.
Natasha Wallace, Paul Bibby Gosford City Council is desperately awaiting state government approval of a plan to allow short-term holiday rentals by homeowners without approval.
Jacob Saulwick About a quarter of Roads and Maritime Services driving testers have had to undergo retraining in the past year because they pass or fail learners at rates sharply different to the average.
Paul Bibby A couple living next to a six-bedroom holiday rental in Terrigal have told a court they have suffered "psychological damage" as a result of the loud parties at the property and said its owner should...