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    Photo: Simon Cardwell

    Five Properties of Chainmale 
    Where: Griffin Theatre
    When: Until May 9th 
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    News snippets 

    The Salvos & Thomas kelly Foundation Safe Space, which provides latenight revelers with assistance from water to help getting home, has been given the green light to expand to Kings Cross ... Read More ...

    Irish tourist Barry Lyttle has been given a 13-month suspended jail sentence for assaulting his brother in Kings Cross ... Read more ...

    Assaults down in Kings Cross but also across NSW ... Read more ...

    Poker machine venues get exemption from lockout laws ... Read more ... 

     

     

    Friday
    Oct192012

    Greenwich on the stump

     

    Reporter Alix Piatek puts some questions to Alex Greenwich, Independent candidate for Sydney 

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    Thursday
    Sep202012

    Fuel merchants off the hook 

    Lots of window dressing in government's plan for the Cross ... Trading hours remain intact while alcohol marshals patrol the night ... Potts Point and Elizabeth Bay roped into Kings X liquor accord … New small bar licenses beat the freeze  

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    Sunday
    Sep162012

    Pain in the backside

    Government considering submissions in response to proposed weekend alcohol restrictions in Kings Cross ... Newcastle model opposed by local bars and hostelries ... Crime statistics tell a powerful story ... Profits clash with public safety ... Karen Thorne reports 

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    Saturday
    Sep152012

    Council election - final tally

    Congestion policies didn't wash … Clover Moore Independents secured 46 percent of the first preference vote … The others were comparative specks in the dust … A reflection on opposition parties' uninteresting policies 

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    Monday
    Sep102012

    In the Clover

    Small vision Poujade politics didn't work for the Sydney City elections … Clover Moore out greened the Greens and stared-down members of the Nasty Party 

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    Friday
    Sep072012

    Living with Living Sydney

    James McCallum looks at Living Sydney and its public face Angela Vithoulkas ... Cars instead of bikes ... Small business people want to run a big business ... City of Sydney elections ... Friends and foes ... Can we live with Living Sydney? 

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    Saturday
    Sep012012

    A cup of tea with Christine Forster

    Reporter Alix Piatek catches-up with City of Sydney Liberal candidate Christine Forster ... "Vision" for the city ... Cut the budget ... Fix the "nuts and bolts" ... Be kinder to small business people in cars

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    Saturday
    Sep012012

    Clover on Fitzroy playground

    Aging locals cranky about Clover's proposed Kings Cross amusement park for tiny tots ... Leave Fitzroy Gardens alone ... It depends who's making the noise ... Junkies or kiddies 

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    Saturday
    Aug042012

    Clover's five point plan for the Cross

    Lord Mayor Clover Moore spells out her remedies for violence and hoonishness in Kings Cross ... We've heard some of it before, but this looks seriously like an election manifesto ... Many of the solutions lie at the door of what appears like a flaccid state government ... More liquor law enforcement police would be a handy start ... Take it away Clover ...  

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    Monday
    Jul232012

    Menace and violence - the Kings Cross cocktail

    Beyond the vested interests and posturing about violence in Kings Cross lies evidence that licensed venues are not properly policed … Studies by the Bureau of Crime Statistics and the City of Study reveal the ugly side of the liquor industry's political grip 

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