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NSW Jewish Board of Deputies chief executive Vic Alhadeff resigns
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NSW Jewish Board of Deputies chief executive Vic Alhadeff resigns

After 16 years leading the powerful Jewish Board of Deputies, it appears Vic Alhadeff's departure will be another similarly marathon-length affair.

  • by Samantha Hutchinson and Stephen Brook

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Footy's clash of the titans for Morrison and his mates
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Footy's clash of the titans for Morrison and his mates

Where there is rugby league, there is Scott Morrison.

  • by Samantha Hutchinson and Stephen Brook
Tina Arena's less than perfect attendance
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Tina Arena's less than perfect attendance

The singer has been lobbying for the arts, but her presence at the Arts Council has been less than stellar.

  • by Samantha Hutchinson and Stephen Brook
Inner West councillors accuse staff of spying on emails, phone calls
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Inner West councillors accuse staff of spying on emails, phone calls

The claims will be discussed at a council meeting this week at the behest of long-serving councillor John Stamolis.

  • by Michael Koziol and Angus Thompson
Half the crowd, twice the price, but the New Year's Day party must go on
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Half the crowd, twice the price, but the New Year's Day party must go on

Two of the hottest tickets in town are preparing decadent New Year's celebrations despite the limits imposed by COVID-19.

  • by Lucy Manly
Hemmes yet to meet the parents
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Hemmes yet to meet the parents

Madeleine Holtznagel is reportedly living in a Coogee penthouse the pub baron owns but the model hasn't introduced him to her parents.

  • by Lucy Manly
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Kangaroos and curios in Kennedy's improbable collection
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Kangaroos and curios in Kennedy's improbable collection

A week out from the auction, museums and institutions are sizing up significant relics in Trevor Kennedy's 1300-lot collection of Australiana. But it's auctioneer says there's another type of buyer in the ranks.

  • by Samantha Hutchinson
Best of the week: What to see, hear and do from October 25 to 31
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Best of the week: What to see, hear and do from October 25 to 31

From Stars Wars at the drive-in to the return of the Brandenburg Orchestra and a spooky Halloween at Luna Park, we have your week in Sydney covered.

  • by Nicole Elphick
Master strokes on display for young prodigies
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Master strokes on display for young prodigies

At age seven, Gabrielle Guo is already a prize-winning, exhibited artist - in NSW's most venerable institution no less.

  • by Angus Thompson
Over 10 years, Sydney has lost much. But have we become kinder?
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Over 10 years, Sydney has lost much. But have we become kinder?

Revisiting her acclaimed book on the city, Delia Falconer laments so many losses and wonders if dark-hearted Sydney has become gentler, more villagey.

  • by Delia Falconer
Holgate looking the big-spender for her spotlight moment
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Holgate looking the big-spender for her spotlight moment

Christine Holgate made sure that she looked the part for her career defining - and potentially ending - appearance at Senate estimates on Thursday.

  • by Samantha Hutchinson and Stephen Brook