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Police investigate assault at The Entrance

[FORUM] Police are appealing for public assistance as they continue to investigate an assault at The Entrance. At about 5:45pm on Wednesday, March 11, a 43-year-old man was walking along…


Offers to share toilet paper

[Forum] Today (Friday, March 13), I was shopping in my local supermarket at Umina and stopped to talk with a friend. We had both walked past an empty toilet paper…



NSW verification requirements have increased

[Forum] This is a brief but confusing look at the muddled verification requirements for Service NSW. I recently attempted to update my Working With Children Check (WWCC) authority with Services…



Times have definitely changed

[Forum] The Member for Robertson’s full-page advertisement in edition 489 is a major turnaround from her election campaign in May 2019. A short list of probable reasons for this change…


Everyone is entitled to solar access

[Forum] Eunice Warden (edition 489) raises valid concerns about the approved Pacific Link development at Ocean Beach Rd and Waratah Ave Woy Woy. Everyone, social housing tenant or otherwise, is…



We live on a fragile Cinderella Planet

Global Warming is real and getting worse. Scientists predicted it over a century ago. We have known that burning fossil fuels releases carbon dioxide, a “greenhouse gas” which controls the…






Tuggerawong refurbishment supported

An open letter to all Central Coast Councillors. [FORUM] Dear Councillors, you are well aware of my passion to follow through with Council’s commitment to make the Central Coast accessible…





Ocean Beach Rd intersection already too busy

In support of the letter written by Eunice Warden (edition 489) I have written two submissions to Central Coast Council saying exactly what she has outlined. A three-story, 12-unit structure…


Four well-being programs are offered

[Forum] Woy Woy Public School is offering four well-being programs this term: Top Blokes, Shine, Stronger Braver Wiser and Mentoring through Sport. Assistant principal Ms Michelle Williams said: “We have…


Many causes for potholes

[Forum] Laurie Powell is only partly right about lack of camber being the cause of potholes (Forum edition 489). It is easy to see on the Peninsula that there are…