Assault investigated

POLICE are investigating the assault and robbery of a teenager in Dingley Village last month. An 18-year-old man was on a Dandenong-bound bus from Mentone railway station on 9 October. He got off the...

Thief dashes from dentist

A BURGLARY from a Moorabbin dental surgery is being investigated by police. Kingston crime investigation unit detectives believe that an unknown offender broke into the Nepean Highway dental practice...

New rules restrict jet ski riders

NEW penalties designed to “restrict irregular riding of personal watercraft” in Port Phillip Bay will be implemented next month. Transport Safety Victoria confirmed that beginning on 16 December, jet...

Skaters roll for respect

A ROLLER derby was the first event held in the local “16 days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence” campaign. The campaign is underway across the Kingston municipality, and aims to shine a light...

Boat app launched

AN app to help keep boaties up to date with the weather and water conditions was launched last week. The Boating Vic app was unveiled by the state government at a press conference at Patterson River ...

Carols kick off Christmas celebrations

THE Carols by Kingston event is set to take place next weekend. Performers set to take the stage at the carols event include Rhonda Burchmore and Tim Campbell. The Mordialloc Jazz Orchestra will kick...

Council agrees to take out the trash

THE Alex Fraser Group’s bid to have their permit to operate at their Clarinda recycling facility extended until 2038 has been rejected. Kingston Council agreed earlier this week to reject the proposa...

Morrison, Packer, Mitchell go

SOCCER NEWLY promoted Somerville Eagles has been rocked by the resignations of senior coach Scott Morrison, assistant Stan Packer and goalkeeping coach Stuart Mitchell. All three resigned last week d...