Reserve revamp cleared to kick off

OBJECTIONS against the redevelopment of Moorabbin Reserve have been dropped and the $28.4 million project will begin soon ahead of St Kilda Football Club’s move back to its “spiritual home”. The Vict...

Bungled ATM raid

A MAN who attempted to steal money from an ATM in Cheltenham earlier this month is being sought by police. The man parked his burgundy 2004 Grand Vitara XL7 wagon with no plates in front of a Bernard...

Club entry sub-par

POSSIBLY 100 members’ golf bags were rifled by thieves who broke into the Kingswood Golf Club, overnight, Tuesday 21 February. Two thieves are seen on CCTV breaking through two external doors into th...

Service centre raid

BURGLARS stole more than $25,000 in cash and vehicle parts, as well as a bicycle, phones, computer equipment – and even a $4000 Johnny Walker whisky collection – from a Mordialloc service centre, ove...

Raids reveal crop houses

POLICE raids on properties in Patterson Lakes and Carrum Downs last week allegedly found more than 120 cannabis plants and elaborate hydroponic set ups – and even a specially insulated roof to preven...

Tour of duty for teacher

PARKDALE Secondary College teacher Natalie Baker will be one of five teachers who will accompany Victorian school students on a study tour to Canberra to learn about sacrifices made by veterans durin...

Developers may open wallets for open space

DEVELOPERS may have to contribute more money to fund open spaces for community use in Kingston if a proposal by council is accepted by the state government. Councillors decided at January’s public co...

Clean up crews to pick up trash

CLEANING up litter in Kingston parks and beaches will be a joint effort on Clean Up Australia Day on Sunday 5 March. Kingston mayor Cr David Eden is urging people to pitch in for the sake of the comm...

Spotlights on abuse

A PLAY shedding light on the dark topic of child abuse by Edithvale playwright Kieran Carroll is heading to Chelsea for a free community performance. The award-winning playwright was commissioned by ...