Choir tunes into a musical future

THE School of Hard Knocks Frankston Chapter choir had its first “come and try” day last Wednesday, with around 55 prospective choir members, volunteers and agency workers attending the launch at the ...

Solariums top list in cancer fight: doctor

DETECTING on average one melanoma each business day on patients from Frankston and the Mornington Peninsula has made Peninsula Skin Cancer Centre one of the busiest clinics in Australia. But it’s an ...

Disability no deterrent to Adam

A SEVERE physical disability hasn’t prevented Frankston High School student Adam Goodridge from completing his Year 12 studies. He inspires his classmates – and even his senior campus principal, Hele...

Ward funds still on chopping block

AN incoming state government will press ahead with axing councillors’ discretionary ward funds no matter which major political party wins next month’s state election. The Times can reveal the Liberal...

Election battle line

VANDALISM and fights hit the Frankston line last week and a train seat was slashed amid verbal altercations. Protective services officers did not intervene though because politicians, not commuters, ...