The Locals

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.

Staunch tributes at Darlington launch

 

· Friday, August 21, 2015 · 1 Comment 

 

At the official launch of the Darlington village upgrade, Charles Kernan Reserve was filled with a crowd of locals and a palpable sense of anticipation. Today was a day of celebration: not only of the completion of the upgrade, but also of the legacy of a much-loved community member: Trevor Edward Davies (1956–2011).