Fumes blamed for man’s death

POISONOUS fumes from an LPG heater are being blamed for the deaths of a man and his pets asleep in a campervan at Rye last week. The man, 57, was living in the van behind a friend’s house in Sydney S...

Search is on after Frankston line assault

POLICE are searching for a man who committed an assault on a Frankston line train on 30 August. The man boarded the train at Bentleigh and assaulted a 19 year old male passenger who asked him to turn...

Experienced guest at Rotary event

THE Peninsula Rotary Club 2.0 will be hosting an evening with guest Les Twentyman, who will be promoting the cause of volunteering. Mr Twentyman has been a long time advocate for helping the homeless...

Cash set to be splashed on sports

SPORTS facilities have been the flavour of this week’s election promises, as the state Labor government pledged over $7 million in funding across two different local grounds. Roy Dore Reserve in Carr...

Plans for cemetery laid to rest

A PLAN to construct a cemetery on Green Wedge land in Heatherton has collapsed. Kingston mayor Steve Staikos announced that the Southern Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust had recently advised council tha...