Creek land bids process ‘muddied’

KINGSTON councillors will make a decision next month on three Crown land licences for Pompei’s Landing on Mordialloc Creek. But the waters of the expressions of interest process may have been muddied...

The Saints are on the comeback

SUB-DISTRICT BALNARRING’S season came alive in MPCA Sub District cricket on Saturday after it won outright against Skye. The Saints started the match in sixth position and 20 points behind fourth pla...

Baxter hits the top

PROVINCIAL BAXTER shot to the top of the MPCA Provincial ladder on Saturday after beating Heatherhill outright. Heatherhill resumed its second innings at 0/19, still 48 runs behind Baxter’s first inn...

Bandicoot under threat from government

THE federal Department of the Environment is trying to take the southern brown bandicoot off its threatened species list. The move has angered conservationists in Frankston and Mornington Peninsula r...

Councillors ‘feel bullied’

TENSION between councillors erupted into the open at a Frankston Council meeting last week. The first monthly meeting of the year last Monday evening had to be halted for about 10 minutes after counc...

Memorial ‘moves forward’

FRANKSTON’S new war memorial is a step closer to reality after Frankston RSL agreed to work with council on a scaled back design budgeted at about $490,000. In November, councillors voted to a new me...

Full steam ahead for station revamp

PREMIER Daniel Andrews visited Frankston last Thursday to confirm his newly elected Labor state government will redevelop Frankston train station and its surrounds in its first term. Before November’...