Lake life ‘toxic’ for residents

DISCOLOURED bright green water at Lake Carramar in the Quiet Lakes at Patterson Lakes has prompted Kingston Council to write to the state government and Melbourne Water “expressing concern” over high...

Court for family violence – Moorabbin

A SPECIALIST family violence court to be established in Moorabbin is among a raft of state budget measures aimed at providing support to victims in Kingston. The new court funding was included in a $...

Playdate for a kid’s cause

A FAMILY grateful for the care given by Monash Medical Centre staff when daughter Taylah was diagnosed with leukaemia at the age of 14 in 2014 are hoping to raise more money to make other children’s ...

Tex rides into town for festival

FRONTMAN of The Cruel Sea, singer-songwriter Tex Perkins, will headline this year’s Kingston Harvest Festival on Saturday 13 May. The annual Harvest Festival brings country music mixed with bluegrass...

Plea for witnesses

PUBLIC help is being sought in finding the killer of a 22–year-old man shot in Keysborough last week. Homicide Squad detectives were told six men in their 20s were in a garage at a house on Church Rd...

New base rises from ashes

A NEW headquarters for the Chelsea unit of the SES will be built in Aspendale with $2.8 million in funding last week allocated to its construction in the 2017-18 state budget. Chelsea unit controller...