World music festival spectacular

KINGSTON’S 17th annual Globe to Globe World Music Festival on Australia Day will feature talented performers, free workshops, children’s entertainment and a spectacular fireworks finale. The festival...

Bet on Labor vs Labor clash

LABOR comrades Mark Dreyfus and Tim Richardson are set to run against each other in a first over the line contest. Mr Dreyfus, federal Isaacs MP, and Mr Richardson, state Mordialloc MP, have made a $...

Mums raise funds for sick child

TWO Carrum mums have launched a fund-raising campaign for a six-year-old girl with brain cancer so her family can take her to Sydney for a clinical trial which may prolong her life. Louise Childs and...

Thompsons Rd upgrade begins

THE first stage of the Thompsons Rd upgrade has been started. The $175 million works will replace the level crossing on the Cranbourne rail line at Lyndhurst with a six-lane bridge, and the roadway f...

Rescues, octopus dangers at beach

CARRUM surf lifesavers are pleading with beachgoers to follow water safety advice following a busy weekend that included mass rescues, blue-ringed octopus sightings and a missing child. On Saturday (...