Recycling good to go

A POSSIBLE waste recycling crisis is unlikely to impact on Frankston ratepayers according to council. Frankston area residents can continue putting out recycling bins for council collection as normal...

Sexual assault

TRANSIT detectives are investigating a sexual assault at Carrum Downs on 22 November. A 16-year-old girl was waiting at a bus stop on Frankston-Dandenong Rd about 3pm when she was approached by an un...

Truth on T-shirt

A FRANKSTON man who was captured on CCTV wearing a T-shirt saying “Everything happens for a reason but the reason is you are stupid and make bad decisions” was arrested last week and charged with rob...

CEO’s career ‘an education’

WHEN Maria Peters looks back on a 30-year career at Chisholm TAFE Institute she says it is the camaraderie between staff she will miss most of all in retirement. The CEO decided last year to step dow...

Eyes in the sky on street crime

SIXTEEN months on, the city’s extensive network of CCTV cameras monitored by officers at Frankston police headquarters is providing an ever-watchful focus on street crime. With 345 cameras at Bayside...

Booze pitch for cinema

HOYTS Frankston wants permission to sell alcohol to moviegoers in all of its cinemas. The cinema chain company has applied to Frankston Council for a liquor licence so booze can be sold to cinema-goe...

Watchdog clears councillors

TWO Frankston councillors have been cleared of wrongdoing after investigations by a state councils watchdog. The Local Government Investigations and Compliance Inspectorate (LGICI) confirmed when ask...

Plea for witnesses to alleged carjacking

DETECTIVES are appealing for witnesses to the horrific hijacking of a woman’s car in Frankston, Monday 22 January, to come forward. Detective Senior Constable Jasper Shannon said “many people s...