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FORMER East Fremantle councillor Barry de Jong has embarked on new career challenges that have forced him to step down from his council position. more »
TOWN planners have been urged to create walking-friendly urban spaces. more »
SUCCESS resident Garry Brownlie says dust has been kicked up onto his home by workers installing a new roundabout on Hammond Road and a new real estate development to the north-east of the road. more »
A LOCAL dance teacher whose students claimed nine national titles at the Showcase Australia Dance Championships in Queensland last month hopes to see dance one day gain the recognition of more mainstream Australian sports. more »
EAST Fremantle Cricket Club pulled off the big one this month, taking home the Grade 1 one-day premiership over Cockburn. more »
THE inaugural Kiteracing Oceanic Championships on Leighton Beach might have been a winner for WA, but it was a German kitesurfer who was crowned the competition winner. more »
THE innovative retail and artistic space at The Myre Project will have been operating for just two weeks tomorrow and already the town is buzzing with praise for the initiative. more »
DEVELOPMENT applications, housing development and a major problem with parking will see Subiaco become Perth's ghost town if something does not change dramatically.
IF the Federal Government truly valued childcare workers, it would distribute its $300 million grant evenly across the industry. more »
Reporter Sophie Gabrielle has been nominated for two major prizes at the 2013 West Australian Media Awards. more »
TWO South Lake butchers hope a sausage they have been developing for two years will bring them national glory later this year. more »
FREMANTLE Chocolate has cemented its place as a premium manufacturer, taking home 12 awards in the Royal Show dairy section. more »
ON the way home from a long, tiring and exhausting day, the one thing we really want to do is just to go home and relax. more »
NEW Year’s resolutions to improve health and fitness are not the only reason behind an increase in the number of people working out in local parks. more »
VERY few forms of fitness provide as much tranquillity as yoga, but put yoga on the beach and the chances of relaxation while keeping fit increase significantly. more »
IT'S no secret that the Mazda3 is Australia's best selling car. more »
WHAT does a grand buy you these days?
Perth Fashion Festival favourite Jaime Lee took home the coveted Most Innovative Designer of the Year Award at last night's glittering Western Australian Fashion Awards (WAFA) held at the State Theatre Centre. more »
A SIMILAR signature runs through all of Aurelio Costarella’s garments, giving them a timeless, classic appeal with a twist. more »
WITH shows in five states already sold out and an extra added in both Melbourne and Brisbane, Illy says he is at ease in the lead up to The Cinematic National Tour. more »
KATE Miller-Heidke has sung Happy Birthday over the phone to more than 50 fans and has more celebratory wishes scheduled for the rest of the year. more »
SO MANY films deal with the human experience of transitions: from childhood into adulthood, passive to heroics, but it is the little explored transition into retirement that gets a look-in with Bright Days Ahead. more »
WATCHING a Dame Agatha Christie whodunit live on stage is better than any murder mystery party you might be invited to. more »
DOING even less for the promotion of Australian tourism than the scrapped “Where the bloody hell are ya?” campaign, writer/director Greg Mclean takes us back to Wolf Creek where the murderous, tourist-hating Mick Taylor (John Jarratt) lurks. more »
AFTER the Coen brothers’ recent Inside Llewyn Davis, it would appear there is a recurring theme of characters caught in a cycle of the mediocrities of life, struggling to make self-improvements but being brick-walled at each attempt. more »
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