New coaches for Tigers

FOUR  new coaches have been appointed to lead St Bedes/Mentone Tigers. Sam Anstey has been hired as the football club’s new senior coach and will be joined by new assistant coaches Luke Wintle and An...

Unwelcome customers

TWO men wearing balaclavas smashed their way into a Caltex service station in Thames Promenade, Chelsea, 4am, Tuesday (25 October). Police said the men, described as African, driving a silver Holden ...

Dance all class for kids

TOP dance classes are coming to Aspendale Gardens this week with The Australian Ballet hosting four dance and movement workshops for preschoolers at the Aspendale Gardens Community Service hub. The w...

Punched at pokies

AN elderly man has been banned from the Royal Oak hotel in Cheltenham for allegedly punching an 80-year-old woman. He may also be charged with assault. The woman told police she was walking to the ca...

Smash but no grab

A MAN attempted a smash-and-grab raid at a jewellers in Nepean Hwy, Chelsea, Saturday afternoon (22 October). Witnesses said a red Toyota, later found to be registered to a Carrum address, pulled up ...

Servo loses cigs, cash

THIEVES stole $20,000 in cigarettes and $300 cash from a Caltex service station in Balcombe Rd, Mentone, early Saturday morning (22 October). Two offenders used an angle grinder to cut a padlock on t...

Dredger back at creek mouth

DREDGING in and around the entrance of Mordialloc Creek will begin this week to clear sand build up that may be a hazard for recreational and commercial boaters. Beach visitors may notice smells and ...

Jetty sunk

PLANS to build a new public jetty at the Patterson Lakes Harbour Plaza have fallen through amid a stoush between Kingston Council and the state government over who would pay for ongoing maintenance o...

Sign of ignorance

A NAZI swastika sign has been etched on the sign of a politician whose family escaped the horrors of the Holocaust in Germany during World War II. The vile symbol was scrawled on a billboard of feder...