Dog helps with dialysis

HAVING dialysis treatments three times a week isn’t easy, but an assistance dog can help make it a little less rough. Elle Heuch, a 28-year-old Frankston South resident, started dialysis treatment at...

ANZAC ceremony support signalled

FRANKSTON Council have backed away from plans to drop all in-kind support to the Frankston RSL for the annual ANZAC Day ceremony. Councillors voted at their 12 August public meeting to donate 80 chai...

Childcare centre plans rejected

A PLAN to construct a childcare centre on Barmah Court, Frankston South, has been knocked back by Frankston Council. A number of Barmah Court residents made submissions to council opposing the propos...

New busking rules finalised

FRANKSTON Council has voted unanimously to endorse their new busking code of conduct and street performance permit conditions. Under the revised rules, buskers will face new restrictions on how long ...

Driver charged following Cranbourne fatal

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives have charged a man following a fatal collision in Cranbourne on Sunday (11 August). The 20-year-old Frankston man has been charged with a number of offen...

Power pole fatality

A MAN from Chelsea has died after a car crash in Mount Martha, Sunday 11 August. The 60-year-old man is believed to have been driving on The Esplanade when his car left the road and hit a power pole,...

New rooms for Saints at Moorabbin

STAGE one of a $13 million dollar redevelopment at St Kilda’s Moorabbin training base has been officially opened. The first stage of the project has been completed in time to be used by the Saints’ A...

Artworks fighting for equal rights

A COLLECTION of banners and videos fighting for equal rights for women will be exhibited at the Kingston Arts Centre from next week. The works which will be displayed as part of the “Crafting Resista...

Bigger council is considered

THE Victorian Electoral Commission is seeking submissions to help decide if Kingston Council should expand to be represented by eleven councillors. The VEC began a review to determine if Kingston has...

Hillmen enter finals in first

DIVISION TWO SOMERVILLE locked up a finals spot with a big win over Hastings on Saturday. The game was expected to be a close one, with both sides coming into the contest with an equal amount of wins...