May 2015

Published a story 1st May 2015 11:32 AM

IT’S Shakespeare like you’ve never seen it before and its raising funds to help adult victims of child sex abuse through Heartfelt House.

Shakespeare: Ophelia thinks harder about Hamlet

IT’S Shakespeare like you’ve never seen it before and its raising funds to help adult victims of child sex abuse through Heartfelt House.

April 2015

Published a story 30th Apr 2015 6:59 PM

BYRON Bay-based metalcore band, In Hearts Wake are excited (and a touch nervous) about the launch of their third album, Skydancer.

In Hearts Wake release new album Skydancer

BYRON Bay-based metalcore band, In Hearts Wake are excited (and a touch nervous) about the launch of their third album, Skydancer.

Published a story 30th Apr 2015 11:45 AM

LOCAL artists with a disability will benefit from NSW Government funding to encourage involvement in professional arts and cultural activities, Lismore MP Thomas George has announced.

$100,000 for local disability arts programs

LOCAL artists with a disability will benefit from NSW Government funding to encourage involvement in professional arts and cultural activities, Lismore MP Thomas George has announced.

Published a story 29th Apr 2015 1:34 PM

DAVE Alley has been battling blisters but kicking down the K’s during the first week of his Race Around Australia 2.

Dave battling blisters on epic Race Around Australia 2

DAVE Alley has been battling blisters but kicking down the K’s during the first week of his Race Around Australia 2.

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.

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