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    Photo: Simon Cardwell

    Five Properties of Chainmale 
    Where: Griffin Theatre
    When: Until May 9th 
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    News snippets 

    The Salvos & Thomas kelly Foundation Safe Space, which provides latenight revelers with assistance from water to help getting home, has been given the green light to expand to Kings Cross ... Read More ...

    Irish tourist Barry Lyttle has been given a 13-month suspended jail sentence for assaulting his brother in Kings Cross ... Read more ...

    Assaults down in Kings Cross but also across NSW ... Read more ...

    Poker machine venues get exemption from lockout laws ... Read more ... 





    Shop of the week ... Menswear and homewares ... Stylish strip of Elizabeth Bay Road ... Shop Sleuth on the prowl 

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    Open and shut

    Retail world ... Caffine crisis ... Au revior La Croiz ... Saluti Vicino ... Shop Sleuth on the prowl 

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    Readers' comments

    Comments, suggestions, news tips and advice from the local 2011 community ... Visit "send us your story" in the right hand panel of our homepage to add your voice  

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    Potts Point food crisis

    The indignity of it all ... Nosher turned away from two local eateries ... Apollo & The Bourbon, too tired, too busy and too talented to be bothered ... Thankfully, there's competition ... Greetings to Chester White Cured Diner 

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    Bon voyage Bonhomme Richard

    Armed to the teeth ... Lead ship of the US Seventh Fleet does it's bit for the local economy ... Unrelenting hospitality for sailors ... Garden Island agog 

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    Garden Island's Ocean Shield

    Updated on June 20, 2013 by Registered CommenterRichard for 2011

    What is that thumping great ship docked at Garden Island? ... Red hull and lit up in vivid blue at night ... It sits, largely unmoved, at Woolloomooloo ... The Ocean Shield isn't shielding much ocean ... Alix Piatek investigates  

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    Popping in and out

    2011 turns into pop-up land ... Retailers and merchants opt for fly-in-fly-out formula ... Colour and movement 

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    On the rialto 

    Snippets of small but meaningful items of news ... Juanita Nielsen's terrace ... Making way for the Navy's new helicopter destroyers at Garden Island ... Surly shop assistant sacked by DJs 

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    For lease 

    Terminations and discontinuations in the 'hood ... Selling things to people is tough ... The creative and destructive dynamics of trade and commerce 

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    Working in a circus

    Darlinghurst Fire Station officer Colin Williamson talks about the past and the present at NSW's second busiest fire station ... Ramona Pradella reports

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