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Adam’s remarkable love lost

Member for Terrigal Adam Crouch has paid tribute to his wife Jill, who passed away on February 13 following a 10-year battle with cancer. “Today I said goodbye to my…


Busy start to year for Marine Rescue

Marine Rescue Central Coast and Hunter units carried out more than 200 search and rescue missions in January. A total of 215 missions included just under 40 emergency responses, with…


Enforce covenents to save beach, says SOS

Wamberal Save Our Sand (SOS) has uncovered covenants and indemnities that commit Wamberal beachfront property owners to undertake perpetual frontal dune restoration after storms – at their expense. The deeds…


Power of enduring love

This Valentine’s Day, amidst the chocolates and roses, four couples at Alino Living’s Killarney Court facility at Killarney Vale offered a heartwarming reminder that love truly knows no bounds. Their…


Upgrade for Wamberal playspace

Central Coast Council is set to receive $60,000 towards the renewal of the Wamberal Memorial Hall playground thanks to the NSW Government as part of the $37.2M Local Small Commitments…


Highway upgrade at Kariong Hill

The Central Coast Hwy at Kariong Hill is set for a major upgrade this month. The NSW Government is providing $2.5M from the Safer Roads Program to upgrade a section…


Upgrades for 10 playspaces

Ten locations across the Central Coast are receiving playspace upgrades, making way for improved and accessible play areas. Upgrades totalling $1.1M began in February and are estimated to be complete…




Major boost for Naughty Noodle

The Naughty Noodle Fun Haus is set to receive $75,000 with the NSW Government confirming its election commitment for a permanent venue to support the organisation’s activities and to support…




Homelessness on the rise

The Central Coast has made a list of the top 10 homelessness hotspots in the state, with the number of homeless in the region rising by 86 during the 2022-23…





New yarning circle for Anglican church

Indigenous Elders and members of local Indigenous groups, church and political leaders and community members gathered on Saturday, February 3, to officially commission a combined Yarning Circle and Outdoor Labyrinth…



New look for Sub-branch building

The Entrance Long Jetty RSL Sub-branch suffered for many years from an “identification issue” because of its location. President Les Mackie said the Sub-branch building, situated at the northern end…


Sara Lee sale official

Beloved dessert brand Sara Lee is now officially Australian-owned after creditors voted on February 6 to accept an offer by the Quinn family of Queensland to buy the beleaguered company….