Comedy feast served up

MOORABBIN’S Bawarchi restaurant and Kingston Arts have teamed up to dish up a tasty experience when Is It Because I’m Indian? hits the stage this week at Kingston Arts Centre. Audience members can en...

Woman stalked

A BEAUMARIS woman told police she was followed on three occasions by a man as she left Cheltenham station. In the latest incident, the woman, 26, got off the train, 7.40pm, Wednesday 15 June, and wal...

Restaurant hit twice in week

A MORDIALLOC beachside restaurant has been hit hard by thieves twice in the past week. Windows on the Bay, in Beach Rd, was robbed of $7000 cash and a $3500 safe stolen overnight Sunday 19 June – onl...

Tensions rise over sky rail

A STATE government intervention over the possibility of elevated rail along the Frankston line has been condemned by Liberal candidate for Isaacs Garry Spencer. Mr Spencer says media statements by st...

Boxing on after ‘toxic blood’ bout

“EXCRUCIATING pain” caused Kingston councillor Rosemary West to go to her doctor but she was surprised by the diagnosis – sepsis. Sepsis is blood poisoning caused by toxins and is ultimately what kil...

Creek stoush deepens

KINGSTON Council insists it has the authority to re-licence land alongside Mordialloc Creek after the Department of Environment Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) notified council it is reviewing creek...

Bell rings on lifetime in the classroom

“IT takes a village to raise a child” is an old saying that still rings true for retiring Patterson River Secondary College principal Maree Vinocuroff. “I am concerned with challenges facing students...

Blaze destroys Bonbeach home

EMBERS still burning in a rear fireplace when the Mortensen family went to bed are believed responsible for the fire which gutted their Station St, Bonbeach house, early Saturday (18 June). Chelsea p...

Scams lead crime spike

WORRYING trends in Kingston crime statistics released last week show spikes in cyber crime, telephone scams, and thefts of, and from, motor cars. The statistics show thefts are up 17.5 per cent (from...