Tony Basto, 79, said he tried to avoid media technology as much as possible, for as long as he could.
Many migrants and refugees come to western Sydney from countries where police are corrupt and brutal.
The National Broadband Network promises high-speed internet but for some customers already connected in western Sydney, the reality has been disappointing.
Western Sydney has just had its hottest summer on record and scientists say it is undoubtedly a result of human-induced climate change.
The work of two artists on exhibition at Blacktown Arts Centre reveals the depth of culture in the city’s suburban melting pot.
Federal Chifley MP Ed Husic has welcomed the government’s plan to legislate for the National Disability Insurance Scheme and increase the Medicare levy.
Glenwood residents are worried Parklea Markets could be bought by an investor with the money to make Con Constantine’s development dreams a reality.
Blacktown is a youthful city by the statistics but many young residents say they are too often neglected.