May 2015

Commented on a story 22nd May 2015 8:02 AM

WORK has started on the $95 million Pacific Pines development at Lennox Head, following its sale to Ballina-based company Clarence Property Group in November last year.

Work starts on Pacific Pines development at Lennox Head

"500 homes and 1700 more people to do precisely what? Presumably they all won't be working at the..."

Commented on a story 22nd May 2015 8:02 AM

TEMPERS flared at Byron Shire Council today as a crowd of ratepayers turned out to have their say on the $1.7 million temporary rock wall at Belongil Beach.

Shoes fly as Byron Shire Council meeting gets ugly

"What's wrong with throwing rotten tomatoes ? Organic of course! "

Commented on a story 20th May 2015 9:01 AM

ADMISSIONS from addicts, 15-year-old girls prostituting themselves to get their next hit and serious assaults on hospital staff.

Teen addicts sell sex for ice, assault hospital staff

"Natural selection at work here?"

Commented on a story 20th May 2015 7:47 AM

SOME patients are being turned away from Lismore Base Hospital’s Women’s Care Unit under industrial action launched last night by nurses and midwives.

Lismore Base Hospital nurses take action over staffing cuts

"I am in Sydney receiving treatment at a large Public Hospital. So far I have received efficient..."

Commented on a story 20th May 2015 7:01 AM

RATE rises have been approved for Ballina Shire and Kyogle councils.

Rate rises approved for Ballina Shire and Kyogle councils

"I calculate that the Ballina Shires Rates are to rise about 9 per cent a year for the next 2..."

Commented on a story 16th May 2015 9:42 AM

NURSES' union members say they will some turn patients away from Lismore Base Hospital's Women's Care Unit from Monday, if issues with staffing aren't resolved.

Nurses vow to turn away patients unless staffing issue fixed

"A lot of hospital funding resources are wasted in a top heavy hospital bureaucracy . Then you have..."

Commented on a story 16th May 2015 12:56 AM

A top Australian film and one of the best of 2015.

Mad Max Fury Road is apocalyptic gold

"I agree within this review. I saw it today in Sydney It's the best action movie I have ever seen."

Commented on a story 1st May 2015 6:06 AM

SINGLE parents on Newstart in regional areas have just 10 properties out of 14,000 examined around the country they could afford to rent, a new report shows

Rental snapshot shows grim news for low income earners

"The first Labor "Worlds greatest Treasurer"(self appointed)_, before the hopeless o7Kevin's wooduck..."

April 2015

Commented on a story 30th Apr 2015 7:33 AM

INTENSE debate over the executions of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran has broken out with near equal sentiment condemning and approving Indonesia's actions.

Mixed reactions over executions of Chan and Sukumaran

"Don't turn these convicted drug smugglers into Pop heroes. Remember that they complete several drug..."

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