Water babies safe and sound

‘YOU’RE never too young to learn’ is a saying taken literally by Anastasia Monakhov, at Kids Aquatic Survival School, Dingley Village. She teaches tots from six months to five years the skills to sav...

Volunteer’s award reward goes to CFA

A FORMER treasurer of Chelsea Surf Life Saving Club and group leader of 1st Chelsea Scouts has been named the state’s volunteer of the year. Tyabb CFA officer Wayne Etcell is donating the $10,000 he ...

Saints deal seals Moorabbin return

THE sealer has been kicked on St Kilda Football Club’s return from Seaford to its “spiritual home” at Moorabbin. The Saints had a win at the weekend when the state government announced it will increa...

VCE results getting better all the time

THE hard work is over for VCE students across the state with students getting their exam results on Monday this week. Patterson River Secondary College students in Year 12 managed to top last year’s ...

It’s history, but Madison a modern link

A MENTONE Girls’ Secondary College student related to the hero of one of Australia’s most celebrated events has won the Australian National History Challenge. The topic of her entry was her great, gr...

Food crisis on horizon

URBAN sprawl could eat up Melbourne’s foodbowl and see future generations starved of locally produced food if governments do not protect agricultural land on the city’s fringes and outer suburbs acco...