Head space experts heading to forum

AN EXPERT panel of health and welfare professionals, including world-leading psychiatrist Professor Patrick McGorry, will head a public forum in Mornington to tackle the high rate of mental health is...

Pick up crew clean up the view

FRANKSTON beach is well loved for its long sandy coastline and safe, clear waters, but that popularity brings the inevitable – rubbish. Volunteer group 3199 Frankston Beach Patrol is asking res...

Reading journey starts at home

IT is never too early for children to turn the first page on a lifetime of literacy. Kingston Council is helping local children catch the reading bug with a ‘1000 Books Before School’ campaign. Mayor...

Subway robbery

A SUBWAY store manager tried to flee when two men smashed their way inside an hour before opening time and threatened her, Wednesday 8 February. The woman, 32, was confronted in the Chelsea Heights s...

Cyclist shot

A MAN was shot in the knee while riding his bike on the footpath near Southland, noon, Sunday 12 February. The 42-year-old, of Moorabbin, told police he heard a loud bang but did not feel any pain an...

New jetty finally gets cash splash

A CRUMBLING jetty at Patterson Lakes Plaza will be rebuilt after Kingston Council and the state government resolved a dispute over funding for the project. The inner harbour jetty will be built with ...

Putting birds in the picture

ARTIST Zoe Wood has been drawing out the wildlife at Edithvale Seaford Wetlands this month by bringing beautiful images of wetland birds to life. Home to 190 different bird species, the wetlands prov...

Wrong way, go back on lights

AUTHORITIES have done a U-turn over controversial traffic light changes at a busy Chelsea intersection. Changes to the sequencing of lights at the Maury Rd and Nepean Highway in Chelsea, introduced i...

Tennis teen offered ace opportunity

By Ben Triandafillou MOUNT Eliza youngster, Campbell Steedman, secures a once in a lifetime opportunity to join the ballkid’s squad at Roland Garros after earning the title of the “Most Outstanding B...

‘Patch’ may power Mornington title tilt

SOCCER By Craig MacKenzie MORNINGTON is poised to beat a host of suitors to the prized signature of star striker Ryan Paczkowski. “Patch” is believed to be keen on returning to his first Australian c...