Few cities have been hit harder by Covid-19 than the Big Apple. Amanda Smith checks in with New York City’s vibrant community of Sydney expats to see how they’ve fared.
Facebook will restore news content on the social media app for Australians “within days”, the tech giant and the federal government have confirmed.
Despite being a small, local publication and a newcomer to the media landscape, the Sydney Sentinel has not avoided the wrath of Facebook, which today blocked a raft of media outlets in protest at the federal government’s Media Bargaining law.
The largest pool complex built in Sydney since the 2000 Olympics has opened in Green Square.
Guy James Whitworth looks at the trials and tribulations of being a law-abiding citizen amidst anti-masker ‘rebels’.
Gary Nunn reveals the inside story of the battle to save the Green Park, including previously secret machinations, and the united push from across the political spectrum to save the venue.
It’s been a tough year – but 2020 also had its positive aspects, Richie Black helpfully reminds us.
The poor, working class, elderly and sick are being pushed out of Glebe by neoliberal policies of gentrification by stealth, writes Dr Hannah Middleton.
The potential role of psychedelics in addressing anxiety and depression needs to be taken seriously by the medical profession, writes Sydney disability advocate Korey Gunnis.
The new Ashfield Aquatic Centre has opened, giving Inner West residents access to five new pools in time for summer.
The NSW Parliament has passed a motion by Member for Sydney Alex Greenwich supporting trans and gender diverse communities.
The Pink Belt Project will give women in need a one-year scholarship at their local martial arts club.
The Heffron Centre in Maroubra’s Heffron Park has moved a step closer, with plans for the facility now on public exhibition.
City of Sydney Councillor Christine Forster says Sydney’s New Year’s Eve fireworks should go ahead despite Covid-19.
Sydney is becoming one of the most cycle-friendly cities in the world, writes Rita Bratovich, who profiles some of our best cycleways.