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Collapse Issue 480 - 14 Oct 2019Issue 480 - 14 Oct 2019
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Peninsula should speak up about planning, says Smith
Dredging of Lobster Beach next, says committee
Tesch urges Premier to deliver underpass not insults
Good Samaritan removes graffiti
Residents urged to keep cars locked
Residents asked about Empire Bay flood management
Three-storey building proposed for Ed James' site
Councillors to inspect three-unit development site
Council approves 'shop top' plan not above shops
Councillors approve five-townhouse development
Boutique boarding house plan resubmitted with changes
Chairlift concept proposed for tourism plan
Beach water quality remains stable, says report
Annual fete at Ettalong senior citizens' centre
Bowling club staff raise money for Rural Aid
Public bins destroyed in Umina
Playgroup started in aged care home
Bring your bills to the Peninsula Community Centre
Building sites to face sediment control blitz
Residents asked to be respectful
Successful grant application
Trivia night for RSPCA shelter
Aged care home opens new tea house
Retirement villages hold open day
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Inappropriate developments will destroy local ambience
A 'village' not as attractive to developers
Let's crowd-fund our own pothole-fixing truck
Party politics claim strains credulity
Excellent newspapers
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Non-profit started to support domestic violence sufferers
Workshop discusses diverse needs of older people
Bowling club donates $6100 to Gosford Hospital
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Coast Twist festival exceeds expectations
Little Theatre presents Venetian Twins for three weeks
Rotary club to hold youth gala ball
Oyster Festival celebrates 20 years
Hundreds follow Bouddi art trail
Free family movie night
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Formal wear thrift shop takes off
Aboriginal smoking ceremony to open bush garden
'Young, black and ready' information session
Morning workshop to help parents talk about divorce
Ethics teachers recognised in volunteer awards
Halloween night disco
Six students attend camp
Parking information given to parents
PCYC provides holiday activities
Woy Woy students to present Wolf's Tale
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Oldest former international sports players at trivia day
Bowling club supports RUOK Day

Residents urged to keep cars locked

Residents should keep their cars locked and be careful where they stored car keys, the Rotary Club of Woy Woy has been told in talk by local police.

Senior Constable Rachael Scott, stationed at Gosford, spoke to the Rotary club at its September 24 meeting.

Sen Const Scott told the club that stealing from motor vehicles on the Peninsula was a current problem

Club publicity officer Mr Vic Deeble said: "She encouraged us all to be on the look-out and to keep our vehicles locked when not in use.

"Storage of keys was also an issue, as it was common for thieves to find a car key in the house and then to use it to steal the car that is parked outside or in the garage.

"She stated that most stolen cars were unlocked.

"Personal documents should not be left in cars as they could be used for identity theft."

Sen Const Scott told the club that a police colleague had parked his car in a commuter carpark where cars were broken into and his glove box opened which contained a statement from the Police Bank.

"The thieves then knew that he was associated with the police and removed his steering wheel," Mr Deeble said.





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