Tigers tame Panthers

DISTRICT SEAFORD Tigers has put itself in a strong position to pick up the 12 points after taming the Pearcedale Panthers in District cricket on Saturday. The newly promoted Panthers have started the...

Wickets tumble at Mt Eliza

PROVINCIAL IT was a tough day for batsmen in ordinary conditions on Saturday in MPCA Provincial cricket. The result was 16 wickets falling in the match between top teams Mt Eliza and Baxter. Mt Eliza...

Sweet smell and look of success

BUDDING horticulturists can marvel at the blooming success of some of the region’s best orchid growers at Langwarrin this week. The Mornington Peninsula Orchid Society’s summer exhibition will be on ...

Mobile storage for stolen goods

A CARAVAN parked on the Rosebud foreshore and later found to be stolen was a holding pen for property stolen from residential and holiday homes from Carrum Downs to Rosebud. Inside the caravan and in...

War echoes through the ages

AN exhibition portraying the events of World War I from the perspective of the men and women who endured and fought battles alongside Allied nations will be on display at the Frankston Arts Centre un...

Intersection works begin

WORK has begun on an $8 million upgrade of the Frankston-Dandenong Rd, Wedge Rd and Boundary Rd intersection in Carrum Downs. More approach lanes on Boundary Rd and Wedge Rd will be added and traffic...

Woman assaulted

A LANGWARRIN woman in her mid-40s was assaulted outside her home in North Rd, 10pm, 12 October. Frankston police Senior Sergeant Steve Burt said the woman was at her letterbox when a group of men wal...

Build two new ports, lease inquiry told

MELBOURNE needs two new ports – one at Hastings and one on the western side of Port Phillip – Captain Richard Cox told the Port of Melbourne Select Committee hearing in Hastings last week. The commit...

Ward grants out, new standards in

COUNCILLORS will no longer be able to individually dish out ratepayers’ money to community groups and sports clubs after the state government finally axed council ward grants last week. The long-flag...