Police got suspect number

POLICE chasing a car allegedly being driven erratically in Chelsea found its bumper bar – with number plate attached – after it was involved in a collision, 5pm, Saturday 3 December. They were then a...

Vets clinics targeted

VETS’ surgeries at Patterson River, Kingston and Chelsea were raided last week. Thieves smashed a rear glass door to break into the Patterson River Veterinary Clinic, 4.40am, Wednesday 30 November, c...

Educate to protect the environment

IF there was just one thing that Greg Hunt the retiring executive officer of the South East Council Climate Change Alliance (SECCCA), could proclaim as the best way to protect the environment for fut...

Jobs of future target for energy project

ELECTRICITY systems, solar generation, battery storage, data collection and analysis are among a range of subjects to be studied by Patterson River Secondary College Year 10 students next year. The s...

Police target beach crime

BAYSIDE police will be working with the public to keep the peace this summer as the mercury climbs and beachgoers start flocking to the foreshore. Visiting the Mordialloc police station last week, Mo...

Jet-ski dangers focus of review

DANGER to swimmers off Kingston beaches from passing jet-skis could be reduced if planned boating zone changes are introduced as part of a by Parks Victoria review. The state government agency is see...

Aboriginal stones find questioned

ABORIGINAL artefacts found at the site of a council-approved residential development have unearthed questions about councillors not being notified about the discovery of culturally sensitive stone ar...

Snappers vie for prizes at Lens Mist comp

BUDDING photographers are grabbing their cameras and heading for the beach for a chance to win a share of over $7000 prize money in the  Kingston Council’s annual Lens Mist photography competition. N...

Author ends year on high

AWARD-WINNING author George Ivanoff will cap off another year of Author for All Seasons sessions at Mentone Public Library this weekend. The Cheltenham resident will talk about his Royal Flying Docto...