Man collapses after confrontation

A MAN collapsed during a confrontation with security staff outside Bunnings’ Frankston store, Monday 11.10am. It is believed the 31-year-old Frankston man was caught trying to shoplift items in the G...

Images of the peninsula’s ‘people’

PHOTOGRAPHER Daryl Gordon has an image for the future. Actually, he has many images for the future. Fascinated by photography since he was eight, the Balnarring father of three regards all of his sho...

Thief targets Woolworths stores

POLICE are looking for a brazen thief who stole a car, cash and personal items after ransacking the bags of staff at Woolworths’ stores in Frankston, Mornington and Mornington East last week. The man...

Police car rammed, pelted

A MAN in a stolen Toyota Camry threw heavy objects at a police highway patrol car during a wild chase in the Frankston and Carrum Downs areas, midnight, Friday 2 September. Police were forced to abor...

‘No dummies’ in council elections

DUMMY council candidates will find it tougher to run at council elections next month after an 11th-hour state legislative change banned postal ‘how to vote’ cards ahead of next month’s council electi...

Cook-off capers

IT was a test of culinary skill as much as concentration for 40 students from Frankston and Mornington Peninsula schools competing in the 2016 VCAL cook-off competition this month. Students competed ...

Strikers make their mark in soccer

THE girls at Peninsula Strikers are showing them how it’s done in the fast-paced and growing world of female soccer. The club finished the season last year mid field but has turned the tables on the ...

Councillors criticise MP

FRANKSTON councillors have publicly attacked Frankston MP Paul Edbrooke over comments he made in state parliament and on Facebook over their failure to correctly sign a new code of conduct. All nine ...

Pokies debts plunged Dolphins into crisis

POKIES bankrupted the Frankston Football Club. The Dolphins went into voluntary administration late last month as the club struggled under large debts and the administrators called in by the club hav...