Whales back in the bays for winter

IT was as if the first day of winter was arranged by central casting. Right on cue, humpback whales appeared in Port Phillip and along the Phillip Island coast. A pod of killer whales was reported at...

Artists at work

STUDENTS at Kilbreda College are close to finalising their designs that will be put up in Mentone as part of the Mentone Public Art Project. Artist Paola Ibarra Llano has been working alongside thirt...

Former Bay Hotel workers push for pay

A PUSH for former employees of the Bay Hotel in Mordialloc to be paid is gaining momentum, after workers made public claims that they are still owed wages. The hotel suddenly shut its doors last mont...

Sharks see off brave Buds

DIVISION ONE ROSEBUD came within a whisker of succeeding in a brilliant comeback effort against Sorrento on Saturday. The contest, played on Sorrento’s home turf, see sawed throughout the first half....

Magpies celebrate first win for the year

DIVISION TWO CRIB Point have finally got off the mark for 2019, recording a big win over Pearcedale in front of their home crowd. Supporters at Crib Point Recreation Reserve were treated to a brillia...

Somerville secures second spot

SOCCER SOMERVILLE Eagles took a firm grip of second place in State 5 South after Saturday’s 4-2 away win over local rival Rosebud. The result leaves Somerville five points clear of third-placed Tulla...

Brideoake faces raceday treatment charges

TOP-RANKED Mornington-based racehorse trainer David Brideoake will await a hearing scheduled for Monday 17 June over two serious race-day treatment charges put forward by Racing NSW stewards. Racing ...

Storm out leaves shattered glass

POLICE are searching for a man and woman who were involved in an incident at the Pier Hotel in Frankston, 30 May. At around 4.30am a man appeared to storm out of the venue, pushing open the glass doo...

Armed offender steals an AirPod

AN armed thief who stole an Apple AirPod from a man on 30 May is on the run from police. An unknown offender approached a victim as he was walking, and removed one of the earphones from his ear. The ...