Club building is go

A DESIGN to replace the ageing Edithvale Life Saving Club has finally been accepted by a state government department after initial plans were knocked back for not complying with environmental regulat...

Renters’ rights fight

KINGSTON Council is joining a campaign calling on the state government to give renters “greater stability and protection”. Mayor Cr Steve Staikos said many renters face “unfair treatment” from landlo...

Gone for a song

KINGSTON Crime Investigation Unit detectives hope someone will sing like a bird about a burglary in Clayton South last month. It is believed someone entered a business park estate on Clayton Road som...

Young citizens top of their game

KINGSTON’S Young Citizen of the Year Awards has seen a trio of young achievers recognised for community engagement in the municipality. Laura Vandersluys, 25, deputy chair of the Victorian Youth Cong...

Facelift for shop strips

THE Chelsea and Edithvale shopping strips may be rejuvenated if Kingston Council plans to revitalise the commercial areas come to fruition. Councillors at the latest public council meeting on 23 Apri...

Bank staff cop spray, robber arrested

A BANK robber has been apprehended by police at the Westpac bank in Wells Street, Frankston. A man wearing a gas mask entered the bank at about 10.30am this morning (Tuesday 1 May) and allegedly spra...