Baxter wins the final title

PROVINCIAL BAXTER was crowned the final MPCA Provincial premiers on Saturday. With a new competition coming into play next season, the Provincial premiership cup handed over to the Baxter players wil...

Dart produces fine innings on big stage

DISTRICT RED Hill captain Simon Dart produced one of the finest innings ever witnessed in MPCA cricket on Saturday to play a major role in steering his side to the District premiership. Dart played a...

Fire danger’ over, register burn-offs

THE CFA is urging landowners in the cities of Frankston and Kingston and Mornington Peninsula Shire to register burn-offs and avoid unnecessary call-outs. With the official end of the fire danger per...

Skills that count for jobs hunt

LIKE so many young people, school just didn’t cut it for Frankston teenagers Jessica and Adam, but that’s not the end of the story thanks to a program that is helping them learn valuable employment s...

Stadium lease stoush in overtime

A STALEMATE over lease terms for the use of the Frankston Basketball Stadium that threatens a $12.7 million upgrade and expansion of the stadium is no closer to resolution two weeks after The Times f...

Fear funding change may hit homeless

HOMELESSNESS could get a lot worse if Treasurer Scott Morrison “tampers” with any of the $1.3 billion of federal funding that keeps public and community housing afloat, according to Council to Homele...

Rosie Batty backs legal help centre

THE Frankston-based Peninsula Community Legal Centre has welcomed the support of high-profile domestic violence campaigner Rosie Batty in the fight to stop funding cuts that could cripple the service...

Man’s arm fractured

A FRANKSTON man received a compound fracture of the arm after a car was allegedly driven deliberately at him in his own front yard. Police said the man heard a car in the driveway of his Burns St uni...