Ribbons to raise awareness

ORANGE ribbons will soon be popping up all around Frankston in support of ending violence against women and children. The municipality will soon be “ribbon bombed” as part of a “16 days of activism” ...

Edbrooke books a second term

FRANKSTON MP Paul Edbrooke has comfortably fended off a challenge from Liberal candidate Michael Lamb to book a second term as the member for Frankston. Soon after polls closed on Saturday 24 Novembe...

Breakwater for boats passes another hurdle

A BREAKWATER at Oliver’s Hill has moved one step closer to fruition after a motion was passed at the 19 November Frankston Council meeting. The motion said that council would “note the proposed conce...

EPA targets cigarette litter bugs

SMOKERS flicking lit cigarette butts from their cars are those most frequently fined each year by the Environment Protection Authority Victoria – especially on the Mornington Peninsula. They are amon...

Unchained in Cheltenham

Police are appealing for information following a theft from a Cheltenham jeweller last week. It is believed the man entered a jeweller at the Nepean Highway shopping complex shortly before 2pm on 20 ...

Police investigate burglary in Mordialloc

Kingston police are appealing for public assistance to help identify a burglar who broke into a Mordialloc business this month. The man used a metal bar to break into the premises on Lower Dandenong ...

Police investigate crash death

POLICE are investigating the death of a woman who was involved in a car collision on 12 October. The women had caught a taxi from her home in Chelsea to go to a residence on Brighton. Police have bee...

State election feature

Mordialloc candidates Tim Richardson – Labor “LABOR is the only team with the proven track record, and the plan to keep Mordialloc and Victoria moving forward on our roads, rail, health, educat...

Young readers up for the challenge

KINGSTON and Frankston libraries are among a group of municipalities signed up to the Summer Reading Club. Both regions will take part in the summer reading challenge, which encourages children of al...