Tigers sneak in, for now

PENINSULA LEAGUE SEAFORD is in the top five after beating Karingal at Miles Reserve in MPNFL Peninsula Division on Saturday. The Tigers crept into the top bracket after Edithvale were beaten by Morni...

Eagles step up again

NEPEAN LEAGUE SOMERVILLE has locked in a top three place on the MPNFL Nepean Division ladder following a strong fighting win against Red Hill on Saturday. The Eagles once again withstood a relentless...

X MINUS take out battle of the bands

Local Frankston band and teen sensations X MINUS took out the prestigious Frankston Freeza Fresh Start Battle of the Bands held at the Frankston Mechanics Hall on Saturday the 30th of July. All membe...

Get ready for THE BOOTLEG BEATLES

Direct from London, THE BOOTLEG BEATLES, the world’s first and finest homage to the Fab Four will be performing at the Frankston Arts Centre on Sunday September 4. Now in their 36th year, THE BOOTLEG...

Council seizes 29 ‘campaign’ dogs

TWENTY nine dogs have been seized from a property owner at Blind Bight for contravening a local law that limits the number of animals allowed to be kept without a permit. Troy Scoble was found guilty...

Crime spree shuts down college

A FRANKSTON man was allegedly involved in a crime spree over five suburbs on Thursday (4 August) which forced Wantirna College into lock-down. He is among four people charged by Eastern Region Crime ...

Arrests help put the squeeze on crime

FRANKSTON police say “volume crime” offences are expected to trend lower following the recent arrests of several recidivist offenders – although the latest figures may still be above average. Thefts ...

On course for winning recipe

MORNINGTON Racecourse is “putting the peninsula on a plate” with a new food and beverage regime that supports local businesses, farms and workers. Under a five-year program with Chisholm Institute 50...

Mystery deaths in same street

TWO women have died mysteriously within days of each other in a Seaford street. In the first instance on 28 July a woman living in Carder Av died in what police said were “non-suspicious circumstance...

Car into pole in wet

A CAR was almost cut in half when it crashed into a pole outside Frankston Hospital in wet conditions, early Tuesday (2 August) morning. A man was driving the Ford sedan with two female passengers wh...