Duty bound: AFL South East general manager Jeremy Bourke says the governing body will help clubs if the MPNFL board resigns.

Footy board called on to resign

NEPEAN League presidents have called for the immediate resignation of the Mornington Peninsula Nepean Football League board. Sorrento Football Club president Garry Woodhams sent an email on behalf of...
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Edwards dominates Gulls in big win

PENINSULA LEAGUE FORMER West Coast Eagle, North Melbourne and Richmond forward Aaron Edwards played one of the most impressive games in Peninsula League memory on Saturday as Pines ended Chelsea’s se...
Battles of midway: Somerville got up over Dromana, above, and Hastings dominated Crib Point, below, in the weekend’s Nepean League action. Pictures: Andrew Hurst

Yabbies cop another hiding

NEPEAN LEAGUE TYABB lost its second game in successive weeks by more than 200 points on Saturday in Nepean League, this time at the hands of Rye. The Yabbies booted one goal in the opening quarter an...
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Shaw makes head lines, again

FORMER Frankston MP Geoff Shaw has re-emerged in a job after politics. The ex-politician, who became embroiled in numerous high-profile incidents during his at times controversial four-year term as F...
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Frankston wins top Sustainable City award

FRANKSTON has been named Victoria’s Sustainable City of the Year. The award was presented at this year’s Keep Australia Beautiful Victoria Sustainable Cities Awards ceremony by acting environment min...
Trouble on the trail: Variety Hippies take a beer and song break after their van broke down on last year’s Victorian Bash travails.

Hippy Krisnas hit the Bash trail

IT’S Bash time again! No, there’s nothing violent to this group of misfits, in fact it’s more like peace, love and mung beans with the Variety Hippies. The madcap team is made up of local identities ...
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Burglar makes a run for it

POLICE are appealing for public help in finding a burglar who was disturbed at a Frankston country club last month. The incident happened at the Syke Rd club just before midnight on 30 May. Police be...
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Burglary plea

FRANKSTON police are investigating a burglary and theft from a house in St Johns Wood, Skye, 3pm, Sunday 7 June. Three occupants in a red Ford Laser, previously stolen from Wantirna South, were seen ...
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Officer injured

A POLICE officer was injured after intercepting the driver of an alleged stolen vehicle in Cranbourne on Saturday afternoon (20 June). Police pulled over the car with four occupants just before 3pm. ...
On the same page: Author’s background and previous jobs offer a world of themes for her books. Picture: Gary Sissons

Author sees a plot on every page

AFTER a busy life running hotels, writing for country newspapers, running a farm – and even selling real estate – Frankston author Marjorie Darling Ward has a plethora of topics to write about. Now, ...