Man flees home invasion

A PATTERSON Lakes man arriving home, 6.20pm, Sunday 19 February, noticed a carload of young men driving slowly by his Inner Harbour Dr house watching him. He went into his courtyard and began working...

Rail under road for crossings

ROADS will be separated from rail at level crossings in Mentone and Cheltenham by digging trenches for the rail line to travel below ground level. The rail under road decision was announced by the st...

Conduct code signed by councillors

KINGSTON councillors have signed off on an agreed code of conduct to police behaviour and conflicts of interest. Councillors, except the absent Tamara Barth, met last Monday (13 February) at a specia...

Council confirms CEO salary figure

KINGSTON Council has come up trumps for transparency compared to nearby councils by disclosing ratepayer-funded CEO pay. The News asked Kingston Council and neighbouring Frankston and Mornington Peni...

Wine time again at music fest

THE annual Mordialloc Food, Wine and Music Festival returns to Peter Scullin Reserve in Mordialloc next month. The two-day festival features a line-up of musicians headlined by The Delta Riggs on Sat...

Southern sets sights on international coup

SOCCER By Craig MacKenzie SOUTHERN United is hoping to sign an international midfielder as it prepares to kick-off the 2017 NPL women’s season. The consortium club’s negotiations with the player are ...

Blues’ brothers on fire

SUB-DISTRICT HASTINGS are sure to finish on top of the MPCA Sub Distrct ladder after smashing 9/318 against second place Ballam Park on Saturday. The Blues’ brothers Luke and Jake Hewitt dominated, L...

McQueen causes headache for Reds

DISTRICT MT MARTHA has some enormous work to do to maintain its position in the top four after the first day of play in MPCA District cricket. In the final two-day game of the season against Seaford,...

Doggies in control

PROVINCIAL MORNINGTON has the upper hand in its crucial match against Langwarrin after the opening day of Round 10 in MPCA Provincial cricket. Coming into the match in fourth place on the ladder and ...

Blues at The Briars

Mt Martha will be playing the blues again on February 25th. What could be better than sunshine, the beautiful setting of The Briars homestead, the very best local food and drink, plus awesome fun stu...