Wel­come to your new-look pa­per

Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - NEWS -

You’ll no­tice the Mt Druitt St Marys Stan­dard has un­der­gone a trans­for­ma­tion this week - your pa­per is big­ger, brighter and jam-packed with lo­cal news, pic­tures and new fea­tures.

As well as a fresh colour scheme, con­tem­po­rary logo and vi­brant page de­signs, we are proud to of­fer great new sec­tions in­clud­ing Food and Drink, Home, Education, Pets and Travel, fea­tur­ing ex­pert colum­nists with a lo­cal fo­cus and all the com­mu­nity in­for­ma­tion you need.

And of course, we con­tinue to bring read­ers NewsLo­cal’s award-win­ning cov­er­age of coun­cil, crime and com­mu­nity events.

Our re­fresh is based on re­search re­veal­ing lo­cal pa­pers are still the main source of lo­cal news and in­for­ma­tion for their com­mu­ni­ties.

NewsLo­cal editor-in-chief Kathy Li­pari says: “Lo­cal is at the heart of what we do and this is re­flected in our new logo, lay­out and con­tent.”

En­joy your new-look pa­per.

Ed Hal­magyi

They call him Fast Ed but he has spent a life­time in the kitchen. Ed Hal­magyi, our new food colum­nist, be­gan his cook­ing ca­reer at 15 and has worked at some

of Syd­ney’s lead­ing restau­rants as well as be­com­ing a fa­mil­iar pres­ence

on tele­vi­sion and ra­dio.

Mi­randa Mur­phy

We know mod­ern par­ent­ing is a se­ri­ous chal­lenge and the most im­por­tant job a per­son can do. But ev­ery now and then it helps to see the funny side.

Step for­ward Mi­randa Mur­phy, a busy mum whose col­umn is sure to bring a smile to your face each week.

Anne Fawcett

Feath­ers, fur or fins - our new pets ex­pert Dr Anne Fawcett is right up to date on all three. As a univer­sity lec­turer and vet with Syd­ney An­i­mal Hospi­tals, Dr Anne will tell you ev­ery­thing you wanted to know about car­ing for your

non-hu­man fam­ily mem­bers.

Greg Whitby

How do we ed­u­cate Gen Wi-Fi? New education colum­nist Greg Whitby is up for the

chal­lenge. Over the past decade Greg has been re­think­ing the na­ture of learn­ing in a dig­i­tal age, in­tro­duc­ing new ideas in class­room de­sign and

teach­ing meth­ods.

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