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Personal Notices

Saturday October 18, 2008
Deaths: Dwyer, Richard; Eager, Walter; Brennan, Reginald; Burgess, Mavis; Dunster, Leila; Neale, Robert; Gibson, Jean; Munday, Edna; Nyisztor, Johanna; Bell, Ray; Carey, Ronald; Olive, Maureen; Petrovic, Dobrivoje. Details Pages 73-74

Small Talk

Monday February 25, 2008
US actor Vincent D'Onofrio's wife delivered the perfect Valentine's Day gift: a baby boy. Luca D'Onofrio was born on February 14 to the Law & Order: Criminal Intent star and his wife, Carin. The baby weighed 3.6 kilograms and is a brother to the couple's six-year-old son, Elias. D'Onofrio also has a teenage daughter, Leila, from his previous marriage to actress Greta Scacchi.

Model Happy In Zoo

Wednesday July 5, 2006
MAITLAND lass Leila Larcan is one model who is happy about her appearance in Zoo Weekly.

Personal Notice

Saturday November 12, 2005
Deaths: Baines, Frances; Di Paola, Teresa; Ferrell, Leila; Catterall, Cecil; Grasa, Angela; Schleussinger, Martin; Green, Fred; Murdoch, Nancy; Fahey, Raymond. Full details Page 100

Thanks, Baby Whisperers, Now We Can All Sleep

Monday December 13, 2004
As the tears arrived each hour on her first night in Australia, it became painfully apparent that three-month-old Leila had forgotten how to sleep.

Bright Eyes Catch Up With Shut-eye

Monday December 13, 2004
AS the tears arrived each hour on her first night in Australia, it became painfully clear that three-month-old Leila had forgotten how to sleep.

Nine's Perfect Match Not For Show

Sunday December 12, 2004
IT was a Channel Nine production the network did not want viewers to see as chief executive David Gyngell wed reporter Leila McKinnon amid tight security at Byron Bay yesterday.

Bereft Mother's Quest For Truth

Friday November 19, 2004
TELEVISION PREVIEW: Message Stick: Leila Murray/ The Brief: Children

Ernest In Love

Thursday November 4, 2004
Music by Lee Pockriss, lyrics by Anne Croswell; Leila Martin, John Irving and original off-Broadway cast; conductor Gershon Kingsley DRG

The Way It Is: Nine Tv Boss To Marry

Sunday August 3, 2003
THE Nine television network's deputy chief executive David Gyngell has announced his engagement to Channel Nine reporter Leila McKinnon.

Bollywood Belly Fusion

Saturday May 17, 2003
BOLLYWOOD belly fusion may sound wild - and it is. This combination of belly dance and traditional Indian dance has been concocted by Wollongong's Leila Gharifalia.

Hsc Honour Roll 2002

Saturday December 21, 2002
OVERSEAS Catrin, Ipeka Christian High School, 15240, 15250; Kanovnegara, Ipeka Christian High School, 15240; A Ababio, Maxwell, Marist College Kogarah, 15380; Abbas, Leila, Auburn Girls High School, 15240, 15250, 15510; Abbas, Roba, Warrawong High School, 15020; Abbey, Alexander, St Joseph's College Hunters Hill, 15240, 15370; Abbot, Lauren Clare, North Sydney Girls High School, 15240, 15250, 15330; Abbott, Lachlan Charles MacArthur, The Armidale School, 15110, 15190, 15240, 15250, 15290, 15330; Abbott, Mic

Miss Winchcombe's Final Chapter In A Life Of Shelf Esteem

Thursday September 26, 2002
Leila Winchcombe arrived in 1954 at the Athenaeum Library as a bright-eyed 16-year-old, dressed in a white calf-length dress and red sash, and simply never left. Today the lifelong bibliophile, now 65, retires as secretary librarian.

Top-shelf Townhouse

Wednesday April 24, 2002
Property review: 2 Leila Street, Prahran, $600,000 plus

At 108, A Final Farewell

Wednesday January 3, 2001
Leila Eulalie Carvosso, recognised as the oldest woman in NSW, died at 4pm on New Year's Eve - eight hours short of a life spanning three centuries.

Classic Win Eluded Tj

Tuesday April 4, 2000
Australia's greatest trainer Tommy Smith won six Golden Slippers, but the Classic at Kembla Grange eluded him. It wasn't for lack of trying that Smith dipped out on the Classic. His two-year-old Leila Vale was scratched from the first Classic in 1979, but Smith returned the following year with th

New Evidence Found Of Injury In Cell Death

Saturday November 27, 1999
Arthur and Leila Murray have buried their son Eddie twice. The day of both his birth and his reburial, December 6, is looming. It is usually their saddest day, but may not be this year if the State Government responds to a report released yesterday, which claims there is new evidence that his de

Buying Into A Renovation

Wednesday July 8, 1998
SIX months of searching on the property market came to an end last week for Angelique Peacock and Jason Hosmer. The couple found the partially renovated weatherboard house at 46 Leila Road, Carnegie, too good to pass up at auction, after a flat they owned was sold the Monday before. Ms Peacoc

35 Years An Obe

Tuesday June 30, 1998
LEILA Marjorie McIntosh, my great-grandmother who was born on June 8, 1903, was awarded the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Medal, now called the Order of Australia Award. Leila was aged 60 when she received the medal and she has now reached 95. Leila was awarded the medal for her c

Stay-put Pair Tough It Out In A Wheel-clamping Saga

Thursday February 15, 1996
Two people who refused to pay a car clamping firm $360 to release their cars from a vacant lot in South Yarra drove away triumphantly yesterday afternoon after a 13-hour standoff. Richard Pymm and Leila Lunny, who say they did not see no-parking signs at the Tivoli Road lot, foiled the clampin