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NRL: Refreshed Ponga hoping Knights pick up where they left off

Newcastle Knights superstar Kalyn Ponga achieved a fair bit of success in 2023. However, he’s hungry for more.

Kurri Kurri Nostalgia Festival rocks on with $10,000 windfall

One of the region’s most popular events, the Kurri Kurri Nostalgia Festival, is among the beneficiaries of an Australian Government grant.

Your guide to markets in our region

Look no further, here's your comprehensive guide to markets in and around Newcastle and the Hunter this year.

Used phones dials up help for domestic violence victims

“This initiative gives those phones a second life and people in very traumatic situations some much-needed assistance.”

Numbers expected to pour into Morisset

The former Morisset Golf Course is the latest Lake Macquarie site to be transformed into a property hot spot, with numbers to soon reach 50k.

Amazing Myf adds her own magic to The Rocky Horror Show

Popular broadcaster, television presenter, journalist and writer Myf Warhurst doesn’t mind challenging herself.

Retirement villages: The solution to housing/healthcare stress?

A new report claims retirement living is the solution to Australia’s housing crisis and rapidly ageing population. Here's my thoughts..

Jess Farchione: There’s an art to ordering a meal

If you asked those closest to me to describe Jess Farchione, I honestly don’t think you’d find too many who would use the term “easy-going”.

Support the key to rehabilitation at Neuro Alliance 

Thornton-based business Neuro Alliance is offering individuals with neurological conditions a sense of community on the road to recovery.  

Dawn French adds third show in Newcastle

Due to overwhelming demand, promoters have added a third Dawn French show to her schedule at Newcastle’s Civic Theatre in 2024.

NSW Ambulance teams save lives during GoodSAM app trial

NSW Health has endorsed free app GoodSAM after members of NSW Ambulance saved the lives of cardiac arrest victims during its six-week trial.

Cessnock LGA Traffic and Transport Strategy plans for the future

Due to revised population forecasts over the next two decades, Cessnock City Council is wasting no time in planning for the future.

ALM GALLERY: Jets still a work in progress, says Stanton

All the pieces of the puzzle seem to be there for the Newcastle Jets… it’s just aligning them to complete the full picture.

Lake Mac resident ‘shocked’ while installing Christmas lights

One Lake Macquarie resident is counting their lucky stars after receiving a shock while installing Christmas lights on an outdoor tree.

Nuatali Nelmes: Great time to explore Newcastle’s natural beauty

As the weather warms up, now is a great time to get out and explore the natural beauty and public facilities on offer across Newcastle.

Music legend James Taylor takes Country Road to Bimbadgen

Another music legend is heading to the Hunter Valley... this time Grammy Award-winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer James Taylor.

Clean Up Australia Day 2024 set to shock volunteers

“You can’t help but be shocked by the scale of what ends up in our environment as litter,” Clean Up Australia Day 2024 date set.

The Rocky Horror Show hottest ticket in town

Excitement is building with the 50th anniversary tour of The Rocky Horror Show heading to Newcastle’s Civic Theatre early next year.

ALM: Experienced City shuts out Jets 2-0

An experienced Melbourne City extended its recent unbeaten streak over the Newcastle Jets to five matches at McDonald Jones Stadium.

Ian Moss’ ‘Rivers tour’ flows into Newy

One of the most distinctive voices on the Australian music scene, Ian Moss, will be heard loud and clear in Newcastle in the new year.
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