Creekside complex ‘too dense’

OBJECTORS against a planned 157-apartment complex in Seaford intend to take their opposition to the development to the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal. The Kananook Creek Association and ...

Gun threat in servo robbery

A MAN and a woman brandishing a hand gun held up the Shell service station at Five Ways, Baxter, 6.10pm, Tuesday. Luckily, no one was hurt in the robbery in which the pair rode up on a motor cycle an...

The Pillars, and the perils of popularity

ON hot days, police and Mornington Peninsula Shire rangers are busy booking motorists parked in No Standing areas or banked up opposite double lines near Mt Martha’s now famous swim spot, The Pillars...

Hot battles in Sub-District

SUB-DISTRICT THERE are three tremendous battles going on in MPCA Sub-District cricket in round nine and all eyes will be on their results at 6pm this Saturday. Sixth-placed Frankston YCW is playing h...

Top of the table clash in balance

DISTRICT THE match we have all been waiting to see in District cricket, top of the ladder Red Hill versus second placed Baden Powell, is shaping-up to be a nail biter. In what many believe is the pre...

Intensity lifting in Provincial

PROVINCIAL WITH just three rounds remaining in MPCA Provincial cricket before finals, the intensity of round nine has seen some serious game changers after the first day’s play. There is still a mad ...

The Electric Church

By TERRI LEE FATOUROS  THINK your rock might be lacking gutsy grunge blues, or your passion for it withering? Then atone, my friends, and get yourself down to soul repenting, mystical “shakin & r...

In the swim: Jackson leads the field home

THE Frankston to Mornington Bloody Big Swim – all 11.2 kilometres of it – was a real endurance test for Cape Schanck’s Jackson Coote, but one that he passed with flying colours. The 26-year-old elect...

Emily on track to help Kokoda villagers

CARING for others is not just Emily Vagg’s job, it’s a passion. The 31-year-old Peninsula Health nurse is heading off to Papua New Guinea next month to spread the word about health education to isola...