Faster internet rolls out next year

MORE than 43,000 homes across several suburbs including Frankston, Baxter, Langwarrin and Karingal will have access to the National Broadband Network by the end of 2017 as part of an “accelerated pla...

Monkey bike crash teen gets bail

CARRUM Downs teenager Caleb Jakobsson has been granted bail after fatally injuring a mother-of-two in a monkey-bike accident last month. Justice Phillip Priest told the 18-year-old, who is due back i...

Homes a mobile move for young disabled

NEW housing built in Frankston will offer some independence to younger people with disabilities who have previously lived in aged care nursing homes. The housing in Lardner Rd was officially opened l...

Rates cap ‘idiotic dog’s breakfast’

RESIDENTS would not enjoy many of Frankston’s latest recreation facilities and services if the state government’s rates capping policy had been in force over the previous five years, according to Fra...