NSW Sports Minister John Sidoti tosses the coin before the Sydney Mens Hockey Premier League first grade clash between Ryde Hunters Hill and Gordon-North Sydney during the 11th annual Family Day Cup festivities last Saturday at Keith Thompson Hockey Centre.
A massive haul of methamphetamine – or ‘ice’ – with a street value of more than $200m has this week been intercepted by Ryde Police, an achievement made all the more impressive by the minimal police resources involved.
The man arrested in connection with the massive haul played a key part in his own arrest, attracting the wrong sort of attention by crashing into two police vehicles with his van, found packed with 273kg of ‘ice’ when police located him an hour later.
Forced council mergers have failed to deliver promised efficiency, savings and equality for ratepayers across merged council areas, a damning report by the NSW Auditor-General has found. #TWT080519
ELSIE SIM is turning 95 today (Friday 3rd May) and will be celebrating on Sunday at Southern Cross Care 16 Vincentia Street Marsfield from noon to 4pm.
The Weekly Times – TWT – is a campaigning, crusading, truth-seeking, death defying, Aussie battler-aligned, one-eyed-Tiger-led news organisation dedicated to Sydney’s north west. This flip book – or digital edition/replica – is the 3rd April 2019 edition of TWT. #TW030419
Latest figures in for the Ryde electorate show Ryde MP Victor Dominello has achieved a crushing defeat of Labor mayor Jerome Laxale with 60 per cent of the vote on a two-party preferred basis. #Ryde #NSWvotes2019 #NSW Decides
Polling booths closed about an just over two hours ago but results have already come through in another important competition – a highly-technical, qualitative assessement of the democracy sausage offering in the Ryde electorate. #NSWvotes2019 #NSWelection2019 #DemocracySausage
New traffic congestion busting traffic lights will be installed along Epping Road from North Ryde to Epping and Victoria Road in West Ryde will be widened, Ryde MP Victor Dominello has announced. TWT200319 #NSWvotes2019
CONSERVATIVES candidate for Ryde Steve Busch says candidates for the major parties are too busy playing the “blame game” and not tackling the real issue of inadequate infrastructure. TWT200319 #NSWvotes2019
HUNTERS HILL Emeritus Mayor Sue Hoopmann OAM has thrown her influential support behind Lane Cove independent candidate Richard Quinn despite a history of supporting Liberal Party candidates. TWT200319