Car chaos

WITNESSES are being sought after two collisions in Parkdale and Mordialloc after 8.30pm, Friday 22 March. Police were told a blue ford ute had been driving erratically and crashed into a pole on Stat...

Eleven buildings at cladding risk

A VICTORIAN Building Authority audit has revealed that 11 privately owned buildings in the Kingston municipality have been identified as having dangerous cladding. Eight privately owned buildings in ...

All set for Pet Expo

KINGSTON’S annual Pet Expo will return this weekend, offering a range of services and activities for pet owners to enjoy. The mayor Georgina Oxley said “ the Pet Expo is a fun, and cheap, day out for...

The story of a war hero

THE tale of a war hero will be told in Parkdale on 4 April, as performers bring to life the story of Nancy Wake. Nancy Wake was an Australian woman born in New Zealand who was trained as a spy and wa...

Recycling saved from landfill

AFTER being forced to send around 1300 tonnes of recyclable materials to landfill in the last month, Kingston Council has secured a deal to have all of their recycling properly processed. Kingston we...

Heatherhill heap misery on Rosebud

PENINSULA BADEN Powell are champions of the Peninsula division of MPCA cricket after defeating Main Ridge at Pearcedale Rec Reserve last weekend. On day one Main Ridge chose to bat first, and would h...

Council leaves Southern seething

SOCCER FRANKSTON council re-turfed Monterey Reserve on Friday and the work was so extensive that Southern United was forced to call-off five matches scheduled for the venue on Saturday. The local wom...

Shelley shows her dee-termination

MORNINGTON’S Shelley Heath made her debut for Melbourne Football Club’s AFLW team on 9 March.  The 18-year-old, who finished school last year after attending Mornington Secondary College, was dr...

Self Sense crowned Cup champion

MORNINGTON-based trainers made the Mornington Cup day their own on Saturday 23 March, claiming both of the day’s feature races, the Mornington Cup and the Hareeba Stakes, as well as winning four of t...