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In 1973, Dr John Knight and his late wife Noreen established the Medi-Aid Centre Foundation to help elderly people access affordable accommodation.

Now at 89, he's battled through heartbreak, personal and financial loss and cancer, but he’s kept buying property for Medi-Aid and now has almost 1,000 investments that are rented out for next to nothing.

Thank you for your wonderful work Dr...
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Michelle Simmons is a quantum computing physicist and the first female scientist to deliver an Australia Day address in NSW.

Michelle has pioneered unique technologies to build electronic devices in silicon at the atomic scale, including the world’s first single-atom transistor and the narrowest conducting wires ever made. Currently, her team is leading the world in the development of a...
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Professor Michelle Simmons

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01/24/2017 at 07:59. Facebook
A great interview by Richard Glover with Dava Sobel

Dava Sobel on the women who mapped the stars

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01/24/2017 at 06:42. Facebook
Can you help identify the people in this photo?

Christoph Wieschendorf sent us this lovely image he took on Sunday the 22nd at around 7:40pm.

After he reviewed the image later on, he realised he had captured this special moment.

He would love to be able to send the photo on to the couple in the photo (hopefully the woman being proposed to said yes!) and know their story.
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01/24/2017 at 06:18. Facebook
Bad news, spider experts are facing a shortage of funnel-web anti-venom in NSW.

They need your help to catch some of the deadly spiders to get some more supplies of the venom.

The Australian Reptile Park

The Australian Reptile Park wants your help to catch deadly funnel-web spiders

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01/24/2017 at 06:14. Facebook
And.... Sydney....the Southerly is here!
(Applause)
Love the extra writing Bureau of Meteorology have added in
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01/24/2017 at 05:09. Facebook
Do you still refer to things by their old names?
Will Myer always be Grace Brothers to you?
Balmain Tigers and Western Suburbs Magpies instead of Wests Tigers?
Are we still 2BL to you?

Richard Glover is enjoying your examples this afternoon.
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01/24/2017 at 04:12. Facebook
Police are investigating after a five-year-old western Sydney girl died from a suspected overdose of methadone — the substance used to treat heroin addicts

Girl, 5, dies from suspected methadone overdose

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01/24/2017 at 03:29. Facebook
Get into this from RN if you've got some questions about raising resilient children
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01/24/2017 at 02:49. Facebook
Not a fan of the hot nights?

Here's what's happening when you try to sleep on a hot, sweltering, summer night.. ..and plenty of tips on how to stay cool.

Definitely worth sharing with those people who are struggling to beat the heat and get to sleep.

Why you have trouble sleeping during hot nights

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01/24/2017 at 02:28. Facebook
Gorden Kaye, the star of the British sitcom 'Allo 'Allo!, has died in a British care home aged 75.

Kaye played the put-upon cafe owner Rene Artois on the hit show, which ran for 10 years from 1982.

'Allo 'Allo! actor Gorden Kaye dies aged 75

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01/24/2017 at 00:49. Facebook
Meet Toru, the Japanese surfer found 6km offshore who said he paddled out to watch the Moon, to 'be part of nature'
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01/24/2017 at 00:26. Facebook
"Sydney house prices are about 12.2 times annual household incomes which is grossly excessive."

'Severely unaffordable': Sydney's housing nightmare laid bare in new survey

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yesterday at 23:19. Facebook
The new Star Wars film will be called Star Wars:The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi title leads fans to fear Luke Skywalker will die

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yesterday at 22:40. Facebook
Shopping for school shoes? Call now to talk to ABC Radio Sydney Mornings "Dr Foot" - aka Penrith Podiatrist Brenden Brown - he's today's guest in the Waiting Room.
Call 1300 222 702

The real difference between $12 and $160 school shoes

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yesterday at 21:34. Facebook
Should Australia Day always be a long weekend? Maybe the last weekend in January? That's Wendy's Daily Debate today.

Workers encouraged to take Friday off

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You only have to cast your eye over a map of Australia to know there are plenty of weird and wonderful places with irreverent, amusing and, frankly, ridiculous names

The great Australian place names [and how they came to be?]

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How much do you know about your new Premier? Gladys Berejiklian talks to Richard Glover on her first day in the new role.

NSW, meet your new Premier - Gladys Berejiklian

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