Leichhardt

Police find getaway car used in shooting death of father in Leichhardt

Emma Partridge The discovery of a getaway car may help police to arrest the second man responsible for the shooting death of a Sydney father at Leichhardt.

Diego Carbone arrested over shooting death of father-of-two Brad Dillon at Leichhardt

A man has been arrested over the fatal shooting of a father-of-two in Leichhardt earlier this month.

Emma Partridge - Crime A man who allegedly shot dead a father-of-two outside an inner-Sydney shopping centre was arrested by police as he attempted to leave the country on Friday.

Leichhardt murder suspect remanded in custody

Georgina Mitchell A man has been remanded in custody after he was arrested and charged with murder at Sydney International Airport on Friday over the public shooting death in Sydney's inner west.

Sydney light rail stopped by fallen tree between John St Square and Leichhardt North

Sydney's light rail has struck problems.

Saffron Howden The light rail has stopped operating over a large section of the network due to a fallen tree near the Fish Markets in Pyrmont.

Man shot dead in Leichhardt

A man has been shot dead in Leichhardt.

Megan Levy, Nick Ralston, Alexandra Back A man has been shot dead in the inner western Sydney suburb of Leichhardt.

Man shot dead in Leichhardt was father of two Brad Dillon

Brad Dillon (centre) was shot dead in Leichhardt.

Nick Ralston The man shot dead outside an inner-western Sydney shopping centre was a father of two children who had played junior rugby league for the Balmain Tigers.

Hells Angels bikie Peter Zervas has nose bitten off in Leichhardt attack

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Megan Levy The man whose nose was bitten off in a vicious attack in Sydney's inner west has been identified as Hells Angels member Peter Zervas.

Measles warning for visitors to Leichhardt

A child with a bad case of measles.

Stephanie Gardiner Health authorities are warning anyone who has been in Leichhardt's busy shopping district and library to be on the lookout for symptoms of measles.

Leichhardt's Italian Forum goes from retail tiger to white elephant

Daisy Dumas Where did they go? Once, there were 12 packed Italian eateries, now there are eight and they are all but empty. Where there were 22 shops, there are now just 13.

Leichhardt stand-off: men arrested after shooting

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Rachel Olding Two men have been arrested and a Leichhardt block on Parramatta Road closed off after a dramatic siege in the inner west.

Leichhardt heritage butcher on the hook

John Elvy

Lucy Carroll In his no-frills corner butcher shop, John Elvy has spent 40 years carving out his niche.

Plenty of history but little future at Leichhardt

Peter Duffy

Kelsey Munro Deep beneath the quaint timber grandstand at Leichhardt Oval, former Tigers player Peter Duffy recalls the ground's glory days.

It's official: Parramatta Road will get 60,000 new apartments by 2050

Chockers: Parramatta Road near Flemington Markets.

Kirsty Needham The draft plan has been release ahead of schedule and shows 10,000 more homes than previously thought.

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'Damaged wreck' sells for $790,000 - $90,000 above reserve

Auctioneer Damien Cooley gets the bids moving during todays property auction at 81 Frederick St, St Peters.

Antony Lawes An unlivable house partially gutted by fire and under the flight path was one of the hottest auctions on a day when many homes struggled to find a buyer

Bays Precinct: government backs away from '16,000 homes' claim

Ripe for redevelopment: White Bay (left)  and Blackwattle Bay.

Leesha McKenny The NSW government has distanced itself from a statement by the Treasurer that 16,000 homes will be built between the Sydney Fish Market and White Bay.

Bays Precinct redevelopment expected to include 16,000 homes

Leesha McKenny and Deborah Snow The state government wants to build 16,000 new homes in Sydney's inner harbour, a figure seized on by critics as proof the government's summit on the future of the Bays Precinct is "nothing more than...

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Bays Precinct: State government disowns Treasurer's 16,000 housing figure

Number crunched: NSW Treasurer Andrew Constance.

Leesha McKenny The Premier and Planning Minister have repudiated Treasurer Andrew Constance's claim that 16,000 homes were expected to be built as part of the state government's redevelopment of a prime stretch of...

Sydney's Bays Precinct project bigger than Barangaroo, but troubled waters ahead

Deborah Snow and Leesha McKenny A precinct claimed to be `the highest potential urban transformation site in the world' is exercising the minds and hearts of Sydneysiders from all walks of life.

Rhino horns withdrawn from sale at auction house

African Black Rhinoceros Horns

Esther Han A Sydney auction house has withdrawn black rhinoceros horns from a sale scheduled for this Friday, just an hour after animal conservationists launched a social media campaign demanding the items...

Black rhino horns and elephant tusks for auction: activists outraged

A rhinoceros in the wild.

Esther Han Animal welfare activists are outraged a pair of black rhinoceros horns and two pairs of elephants tusks will be auctioned in Sydney this week.