Sean Nicholls Bringing your family into the glare of an election campaign is a difficult consideration for any political candidate, but perhaps a little more so for Penny Sharpe.
Lisa Visentin A house in Newtown has been evactuated after it was damaged when a neighbouring property, scheduled for demolition, partially collapsed on Tuesday afternoon.
Rose Powell Police wearing riot gear have raided a Newtown landmark early on Thursday evening.
Rose Powell Distressed at being forced out of the Hat Factory Social Centre, squatters say they could have at least been given proper notice.
Saffron Howden Chaos on a busy inner-Sydney street has been narrowly avoided after a crane toppled on a construction site on Friday afternoon.
Leesha McKenny Police are investigating two Anzac Day glassings that occurred within hours of each other on the same inner west street.
Megan Levy Motorists and bus commuters in Newtown have been warned to expect major delays during Tuesday's morning peak hour due to emergency repairs on King Street that are expected to take several hours to...
Sean Nicholls Penny Sharpe is no stranger to tight electoral contests, having worked as campaign manager for her Labor colleague Carmel Tebbutt to fend off a charge by the Greens to steal the prized seat of...
Of all the unusual sights to have graced Newtown's King Street, the vision of two runaway buffalo competing with cars for right of way is surely unique.
Kirsty Needham NSW Labor MP Penny Sharpe has won preselection for the seat of Newtown for the 2015 State election.
Nicole Hasham In a suburb where hipsters outnumber hippies and grunge is fast giving way to glam, Newtown's eclectic Saturday markets were a last bohemian stand.
Nicole Hasham The Newtown markets will live to sell another lavender soy candle after Marrickville Council backflipped on a decision to shut them down.
Adele Horin FIRST came the DINKS - Double Income No Kids - then came the gays. And before you could say ''sea salt'', organic grocers, fusion food, and candle shops had arrived in Newtown.
Damien Murphy ONLY in Sydney could pork pie hats, dreadlocks, tattoos and Bugaboo strollers vie with Gant slacks, Zegna linen jackets, Carla Zampatti creations and Audi four-wheel-drives in the belief they best...
Josephine Tovey It is a tribute to one of the 20th century's most renowned protests: a mural facing the railway tracks in Newtown showing two black medallists giving a defiant raised-fist salute at the 1968...
Eryk Bagshaw Vigilante, militiaman, concerned citizen and "king of the rat run", Russell Howarth has started a turf war with hire car service UberX.
Michaela Whitbourn A naked photo of a female student taken secretly by another student on a mobile phone has sparked internal inquiries at the University of Sydney and a police investigation.
Eryk Bagshaw The Post-it note revolution hits Hong Kong house in Sydney's CBD.
Leesha McKenny Sydney property owners are being threatened with fines of more than $1 million for renting out rooms in their homes through short-term accommodation sites like Airbnb.
Nick Ralston A senior Sydney lawyer employed by the Australian government and a former financial worker have been charged over their alleged involvement in a sophisticated drug syndicate supplying mid-level...