Australia Day Honours – AM for Change Maker

[vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1411477992738{background-color: #cecece !important;}” full_width=””][vc_column][vc_column_text] Kristin Stubbins of Galston AM was honoured for significant service to the financial sector, to women, and to the community. She has worked with PwC for 25 years and has been a partner for 18 years. Her special focus has been on mental health and supporting women and is a founding […]

RFS Crews respond to bush fire in remote area at Canoelands

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Hills Food & Wine Festival 2022

Head on down to Bella Vista Farm and enjoy a day at the Hills Food and Wine Festival on Sunday, 13th November 2022. There will be live music, rides for the kids, beverage sampling and food market stalls! For more visit,…/Hills-Food-Wine

Soft Plastics Recycling Still Available Locally

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Have you been recycling your soft plastics at a supermarket? As you may have read in the news, a large soft plastics recycling program collecting plastics at supermarkets, has recently ceased operating. Hornsby Shire Council advise that their soft plastics recycling program is unaffected and still running. All soft plastics dropped at their Thornleigh […]


Det Inspector Chris Laid, Castle Hill Police

By Bev Jordan A 25-year-old man driving to work for his first day as a contractor with a large commercial organisation was found dead in his hire car several metres below the water in Cattai Creek, next to Cattai Ridge Road Bridge, in Glenorie at 1.10pm this afternoon (Wednesday, March 24). The Western Sydney man […]

Man in 70s falls from ride-on lawn mower

Careflight Galston Rescue

A 78-year-old man has fallen from his ride-on lawn mower on the property of his Galston residence and sustained injuries to his head when he hit a guard rail. He lost consciousness from the impact and bystanders provided first aid for the man. CareFlight’s Rapid Response Helicopter was tasked by NSW Ambulance at 11:15am and […]

What Marketers Now Realize about Millennials and Print

This is a great report from Jeff Shapiro, founder and CEO at Impact Mailers. Jeff Shapiro You know it’s a thing when the marketing sites are writing about it. That “thing” is the mounds of data being collected that show millennials show a strong preference for print media. “Counterintuitive as it may sound, the more our […]

Glenorie Shopping Village Gets Go Ahead

The land and environment court has just handed down its decision to approve the Glenorie shop-top housing development. The judgement can be read here: Tazcol Pty Ltd v The Hills Shire Council – NSW Caselaw