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Three in hospital after car crashes into veranda in Windsor Downs

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Melanie Kembrey A pregnant woman and teenage girl are in hospital after a car slammed into a balcony.

Fire destroys Windsor's historic Jolly Frog Hotel

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Firefighters worked to control the blaze after it broke out at the Jolly Frog Hotel in Windsor about 10pm on Monday.

Windsor Road bridge plans for low impact

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Jacob Saulwick A 270-metre cable bridge over Windsor Road near Rouse Hill will be built as part of the $8.3 billion north-west rail link.

Windsor Bridge replacement gets green light despite 'questionable' legality

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Anna Patty A controversial plan to replace historic Windsor Bridge has been recommended for government approval despite internal documents revealing the proposal is problematic and open to legal challenge.

Man accused of bribe attempt backed Torbay to push out Windsor

Richard Torbay.

Sean Nicholls, Kate McClymont Richard Torbay's failed campaign to topple the federal independent MP Tony Windsor was being backed by a wealthy Tamworth businessman once accused of trying to bribe Mr Windsor to leave politics.

Push for inquiry over 'brutish' Windsor Bridge plan

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Anna Patty Plans to demolish historic Windsor Bridge have prompted calls for a parliamentary inquiry to look into why heritage and community concerns have been ignored.

Opposition queries benefits of Windsor Bridge plan

Anna Patty Plans to demolish the historic Windsor Bridge would open up access for local sand and gravel industry, the NSW Opposition said.

Racist taunts alleged in bloody Stanhope Gardens road rage attack

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Emma Partridge Racial taunts at a set of traffic lights sparked a bloody road rage attack that left a man fighting for his life in a Sydney hospital, according to two men involved.

Strong cold winds to sweep Sydney

SH NEWS. June 28, 2014. A tree has fallen at Barangaroo today due to strong winds. Photo: Michael Kozio

Rose Powell Sydney should brace for another cold and blustery day, with winds set to hit 80 kilometres per hour around midday today.

Nature's wonders beat wild weather

Surf and snow coaxed a few surprise guests out of hibernation on Sunday.

Four hospitalised after driver crashes into verandah

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Megan Levy A man has been charged with a series of dangerous driving offences after he allegedly crashed his car into a verandah in Sydney's north-west and injured four people, including a pregnant woman and a...

NSW budget: Government proposes M9 Outer Sydney Orbital roadway

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Megan Levy The State Government is set to announce $4.6 million in Tuesday's state budget to investigate options for a new outer orbital motorway which could be built west of the city and provide a direct link...

Parramatta light rail moves step closer with $400m allocation

Nicole Hasham The Baird government has announced $400 million to be reserved for a light rail system in Parramatta, allowing construction to start when a feasibility study is complete.

NSW government must fund more light rail

Pressure on government to include Carlingford in light rail plan: Parramatta mayor John Chedid.

Nicole Hasham The cost of a light rail line through Parramatta would climb if it included the transport-starved suburb of Carlingford, putting pressure on the state government to fork out more funds for the...

Norwegian tourist dies in Hawkesbury River

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Peta Doherty A Norwegian tourist has become the second person to die in the Hawkesbury River at Windsor this year.

Search continues for young Chinese student

Amy McNeilage The search for a Chinese student who went missing off the NSW central coast on Friday night will resume on Monday, with police still yet to find any sign of the young man.

Housing policy inertia slams doors on homeless of western Sydney

Public housing resident Diane Muller at the Parramatta Mission

Deborah Snow The queue for public housing is growing at an alarming rate with no solution in sight.

Prisoner Tracy Brannigan died during cell drug party, inquest hears

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Rachel Olding A female prisoner just three months shy of possible release was able to hold a "drug party" in her cell that turned fatal, an inquest has heard.

Inquest told women's prisons are 'awash' in illicit drugs

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Rachel Olding Women's prisons in NSW are awash with illicit drugs that are fuelling ''drug parties'' and fatal overdoses, an inquest has revealed.

Sam Ibrahim, sister and Rose Tattoo drummer Paul DeMarco arrested over alleged firearms ring

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Emma Partridge It is an Underbelly plot script writers would struggle to dream up.