April 2015

Published a story 23rd Apr 2015 3:52 PM

THE favourite painter in the region, according to our readers, is Scott Gibson Painting Contractor.

Scott Gibson Painting Contractor voted best with the brush

THE favourite painter in the region, according to our readers, is Scott Gibson Painting Contractor.

Published a story 23rd Apr 2015 3:48 PM

POLICE from Tweed Byron Local Area Command are now able to conduct more frequent random drug testing operations after specialised training was completed.

Random drug testing for Tweed-Byron

POLICE from Tweed Byron Local Area Command are now able to conduct more frequent random drug testing operations after specialised training was completed.

Published a story 18th Apr 2015 9:41 AM

THE secret to a happy marriage is communication and hard work, says one couple who have been married for seven decades.

Couple to celebrate 70th anniversary

THE secret to a happy marriage is communication and hard work, says one couple who have been married for seven decades.

Published a story 17th Apr 2015 4:15 PM

AN East Lismore family auto repair business has been given the tick of approval by the Northern Star’s Facebook readers.

East Lismore Automotive named best mechanic in the region

AN East Lismore family auto repair business has been given the tick of approval by the Northern Star’s Facebook readers.

Published a story 13th Apr 2015 8:56 AM

A WAIVER of developer fees on granny flats in the Byron Shire has cost the council $2.3m so far but had little impact on affordable housing, a report has found.

Waiving granny flat fees fails to make homes more affordable

A WAIVER of developer fees on granny flats in the Byron Shire has cost the council $2.3m so far but had little impact on affordable housing, a report has found.

Published a story 12th Apr 2015 7:26 PM

CHRISTIANITY and Islam are often seen as being at opposing ends of the religious spectrum but one local church recently experienced unity between the two.

Speaker's insight into Islam at Anglican Church event

CHRISTIANITY and Islam are often seen as being at opposing ends of the religious spectrum but one local church recently experienced unity between the two.

Published a story 12th Apr 2015 7:18 PM

GET out that old billycart out from under your house, or whip out your hammer and nails – it’s time to start preparing for the iconic Bangalow Billy Cart Derby.

Bangalow Billy Cart Derby rolling into town

GET out that old billycart out from under your house, or whip out your hammer and nails – it’s time to start preparing for the iconic Bangalow Billy Cart Derby.

Published a story 12th Apr 2015 7:08 PM

Lance Sergeant Stratford, born near Goolmangar and raised in Lismore, was in the first boat to arrive on the shore of Gallipoli on April 25, 1915.

First Anzac 'comes home' with plaque unveiling

Lance Sergeant Stratford, born near Goolmangar and raised in Lismore, was in the first boat to arrive on the shore of Gallipoli on April 25, 1915.

Published a story 6th Apr 2015 7:36 PM

NORTHERN Rivers locals love their coffee – and now we know where they like to indulge in their habit.

Orio Cafe a winner with our readers

NORTHERN Rivers locals love their coffee – and now we know where they like to indulge in their habit.

Voted in a poll 2nd Apr 2015 12:47 PM

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