A LOADED semi-automatic handgun and ammunition were allegedly found during the search of a home in Merrylands on Wednesday (August 16) morning.
Westmead Hospital's general manager is reminding the community to only attend busy western Sydney emergency departments for conditions that pose an immediate health risk.
TWO Merrylands men are among 18 people charged in relation to alleged crime syndicates operating across Australia, Dubai and the Netherlands.
From page 1 Split into five wards, each represented by three councillors, Granville and Greystanes both have 13 contenders; Regents Park and South Granville have 15 contenders a piece; while Wentworthville residents will have to choose from 18 candidates.
THE ballot for Cumberland Council's inaugural election contains a mix of both fresh and familiar faces vying for the 15 seats in a field that includes a number of former councillors from Holroyd, Auburn, and Parramatta.
FLAGS flew at half-mast on civic buildings around Cumberland last Tuesday to mark the death of 79-year-old Olympic 'Golden Girl' Betty Cuthbert in Western Australia after a long battle with multiple sclerosis.
A FOURTH indoor court will be built at the Wyatt Park basketball centre under the proposed terms of a new 20-year lease between the Parramatta Basketball Association (PBA) and Cumberland Council.
WASHING your hands is the best defence against a Gastroenteritis outbreak which has sparked a warning from NSW Health.
MOVES to outsource trade and commercial waste collection services for nearly 1,000 businesses by Cumberland Council, should be deferred until after the council elections next month, according to the NSW Opposition.
BUZZING with interactive displays, live shows, games and gadgets, the Innovative Games will close out National Science Week with a bang at Sydney Olympic Park on Sunday, August 20, 11am to 3.