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February 2, 2023

Glenn Massey and The Thread see in 2014 at Eltham

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Food prices are up, and so is…

I was shocked to see the cost of local bread I buy in Mullumbimby had risen 40 per cent. That particular loaf is becoming a luxury item.

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Dear Byron Shire Council

Why, oh why, did you not add a traffic calming device when you recently sealed Clay Rd, Mullumbimby? This was...

Tweed Council celebrates citizens new and old

Yesterday Tweed Shire Council celebrated members of the community, old and new, with an award ceremony. The Citizen of the Year award went to refugee advocate Joan Henderson of Urliup.

Bundjalung host Byron Shire Survival Day 

Main Beach Park in Cavanbah – Byron Bay, was the place where both Indigenous and non-Indigenous people gathered yesterday to celebrate the longest-living culture in the world – people who are now living on unceded land.

Old ANZ Mullum

The old ANZ Bank building on Burringbar Street in Mullum is now a bathhouse; such yuppy city indulgence to...

Ballina’s Citizens of the Year announced

Ballina Shire Council announced its Australia Day Awards yesterday at the Lennox Head Cultural Centre. The awards were presented by Sandra Jackson and netballer Liz Ellis, with music by Katie Rutledge and Levi Maxwell. The event was also livestreamed.

Greyhound nightmare

Has the greyhound racing industry no shame? The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) has condemned an invasive and painful greyhound breeding...

glen-masseyGlenn has been playing guitar and singing since the age of seven.

Over the years Glenn has built up a large repertoire of songs from his musical background, ranging from rock and roll, country and pop to bluegrass, leading him to play in bands, trios, duos and solo.

Glenn has played in Sydney for twenty-five years with the likes of Doc Neeson from The Angels, Dave Faulkner of the Hoodoo Gurus, as well as short stint with the Beatles tribute band the Beatnix.

Glenn has also done lead vocal and rhythm lead with local bands Fossil Rock and Cherry St.

Glenn and The Thread hit the Eltham Hotel from 10pm New Years Eve.

Find this and many other great gigs in Echonetdaily’s North Coast Gig Guide.

 


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Appeal for flag stolen from Bruns

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Dear Byron Shire Council

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