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Library celebrates success and 1st birthday

ADAPTING to new technologies while maintaining exceptional levels of customer service have contributed to the success of the one-year-old Katharine Susannah Prichard (KSP) Library says branch librarian Kerryn Martin. In its first 12 months, the $10 million library, which relocated ...

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Council meal breaks nothing new

ast week’s City of Swan council meeting for a meal break is not expected to become a fixture of meetings, according to Mayor David Lucas. Following the council’s marathon March meeting, which went until midnight, Cr Lucas declared last Wednesday ...

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Mandatory Meth Testing?

A MIDLAND real estate agent believes methamphetamine testing must be made compulsory for all home sales after experiencing a spike in properties testing positive for the highly addictive drug. The damage methamphetamine can cause is evident in the state of ...

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Do you want to drive a train?

DID you want to be a train driver when you were little and then your life took a different path? If you still have a desire to make your childhood dream a reality the Bennett Brook Railway might just be ...

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Shorten promises Midland projects

OPPOSITION leader Bill Shorten was in WA this week promising to help relocate the Midland station closer to the hospital and to extend the train line to Bellevue if Labor wins the next federal election. Mr Shorten said if Labor ...

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Better mobile coverage for eastern suburbs

BULLSBROOK, the Swan Valley, Chidlow, Parkerville and Bickley are set to benefit from the federal government’s mobile black spot program. Pearce MHR Christian Porter and Regional Communications Minister Senator Bridget McKenzie announced the suburbs had been listed in the priority ...

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Move straight in to Bushmead home

YOU can avoid the hassle of building with this new four-bedroom, two-bathroom home in Bushmead. Built by Ventura Homes in the first stage of blocks released to the market the home sits on a 450sqm block. With 263sqm under the ...

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