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BINDOON residents who need to travel to Perth for medical treatment are ineligible for the State Government’s Patient Assisted Travel Scheme (PATS) subsidy – all because the town is 5km short of the required travelling distance of 100km. more »
LOCAL residents are continuing to protest against the State Government’s disability justice centres to be built in Caversham and Kiara. more »
THE Bosnian-Islamic Society of WA is alleging the builder of its new mosque in Caversham was verbally and physically threatened and had to call for police protection. more »
BRITISH Olympian and Badminton Horse Trials winner Lucinda Green will join other world-class coaches to host the Living Legends Super Clinic on February 21 and 22, at the State Equestrian Centre in Brigadoon. more »
THE new spin room at Swan Park Leisure Centre has double the capacity of the old one. more »
ABOUT 30 players recently took part in the Chamberlain Charity Golf Day at the Vines Resort and Country Club to raise $1800 for the Cancer Council WA. 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.
IT’s high time there was an increased police presence around Ellenbrook. more »
THE Lord Street roadside was the target of litter-collecting volunteers from the local community and the teams at McDonald’s Ellenbrook and Beechboro last Sunday for Clean Up Australia Day. more »
ELLENBROOK residents were joined by former Australian cricket great Mike Hussey to celebrate the opening of the new $31 million Bunnings Ellenbrook store on Tuesday. more »
THE Salvation Army is joining with Bunnings Ellenbrook to raise money for those in need this Christmas. more »
ONE day in August, Shirley and Noel Montgomery’s house in Bindoon was burnt down after they had left for work and they lost virtually all their possessions. more »
LOCAL families took part in a community pram walk in Aveley to raise community awareness of postnatal depression (PND) last Monday. more »
THE WA Mental Health Commission (MHC) has committed further funds toward the Swan Peri-natal and Infant Mental Health Project. 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 »
WATCHING a Dame Agatha Christie whodunit live on stage is better than any murder mystery party you might be invited to. more »
THE squeal was audible a couple of suburbs away when third year music theatre students at WAAPA were told a season of 60s rock musical Hair was part of this year’s program. 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 »
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 »
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