Pompei legacy ‘threatened’

THE legacy of late Mordialloc legend Jack Pompei could be in jeopardy at Pompei’s Landing amid a Kingston council push to seek expressions of interest in three leases on crown land along Mordialloc C...

Festival travel derailed

FESTIVAL-GOERS heading to this weekend’s Mordialloc Food, Wine and Music Festival may prefer to get there under their own steam after Metro Trains decided to carry out track upgrade works between Moo...

No strings on political ties

INCREASED transparency was on the agenda at this week’s Kingston council meeting but councillors opted not to tighten procedures surrounding potential conflicts of interest when distributing ward fun...

Classic cars rev up for good cause

BONBEACH couple Tony and Daniela Ruberto have a personal drive to raise money for children’s brain tumour research. Their eldest son Marcus passed away in November 2009 at the age of five due to a br...

Race still on for District finals

DISTRICT: SEAFORD Tigers, Somerville and Main Ridge will be fighting it out for the final two finals places in MPCA District this Saturday. The one-day matches are the last of the home and away seaso...

Baden Powell powers to title

COUNTRY WEEK: BADEN Powell is Twenty20 state champion after beating Doutta Stars at the MCG last Friday. Doutta Stars were bowled out for 65 before the Braves got the runs with four wickets down. Rhy...

One-dayers to decide season

PROVINCIAL: THE make-up of the MPCA Provincial ladder will not be decided until the conclusion of this weekend’s final home and away clash. While Sorrento and Mornington have locked away the top two ...

Stonecats in finals

SUB-DISTRICT: FRANKSTON YCW will play finals for the first time in ages after defeating Carrum Downs on Saturday. The Stonecats are now in second place on the MPCA Sub-district ladder on 80 points, t...

School’s field of dreams

COUNCILLORS backing a planning scheme amendment that could open up Mentone Grammar’s playing fields in Keysborough to residential development have justified the move as “logical”. The News contacted ...