The Locals

Interview with coach Michael Maguire


· Sunday, November 15, 2015 · Leave a Comment 


The SSH gets to know the real Michael Maguire, who led the Souths to victory in 2014

Making an impression: Local actor Chris Broadbent


· Sunday, November 15, 2015 · 3 Comments 


The SSH interviews actor and Alexandria resident Chris Broadbent, who has starred in some prominent television shows, including A Place to Call Home and Australia: The Story of Us.

Big Issue vendor profile: Mick


· Thursday, September 24, 2015 · Leave a Comment 


Big Issue vendor Mick shares his moving story with the SSH.

Threads of meaning and memory


· Tuesday, September 22, 2015 · Leave a Comment 


Murmurs is an exhibition that evokes soft, indistinct and heartfelt meditations on the human condition.

Lord Mayor pushed to block Ashmore Estate


· Saturday, September 12, 2015 · Leave a Comment 


Lord Mayor Clover Moore told Alexandria and Erskineville residents that she might only approve further development of the Ashmore Precinct if there was a firm commitment by the state government to provide more local infrastructure.

Not long bored


· Saturday, September 12, 2015 · Leave a Comment 


The SSH interviews young barista and super-keen skater Leon Comino, who works at Tapeo café in Redfern.

‘Newtown through and through’


· Friday, September 11, 2015 · Leave a Comment 


“Let’s keep Newtown vibrant, open, weird and safe,” says Liz Yeo, a Newtown local since the 1980s who has dedicated her career to the non-profit sector, from homelessness to Indigenous education and public health.

New college the dream of a lifetime


· Saturday, August 29, 2015 · 1 Comment 


A new college, the National Aboriginal College (NAC), is offering a variety of useful online courses and correspondence courses to people from all cultural backgrounds.

Club donation helps accommodation service


· Sunday, August 23, 2015 · 1 Comment 


WATERLOO: The Garden Shelter accommodation service for men experiencing homelessness has received a donation of $1,000 from Club Redfern.

High achiever’s multiple skills


· Sunday, August 23, 2015 · Leave a Comment 


At just 20 years old, Shaquille Robinson may have been the youngest in her class when she graduated with a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment at Eora College Darlington, Sydney TAFE, but she is a multi-award winner.