Portelli, Maclaren leave Langy

SOCCER LUCAS Portelli signed with NPL heavyweight Oakleigh Cannons last weekend while Fraser Maclaren could return to former club Beaumaris. Ex-Melbourne City teenager Portelli agreed terms in Octobe...

South American Flair

ORQUESTA Bombon and Ventana Fiesta present Postcards of Tango, a musical and cultural voyage at the Frankston Arts Centre. Be transported back in time to the ports of Buenos Aires and Montevideo, whe...

Surfers, volunteers off to the beach

HUNDREDS of surfers and volunteers are expected at Point Leo beach on Saturday (18 January) for the first event of the year held by the Disabled Surfers Association Mornington Peninsula (DSAMP). Regi...

Peninsula welcome for fire evacuees

MORNINGTON Peninsula Shire staff and relief agencies have continued their support for Mallacoota bushfire evacuees. They were again on hand mid-last week when HMAS Choules arrived with another 274 pe...

Snapped at 224 kmph

A MT Martha man was allegedly clocked driving at 224kmph on the Moorooduc Highway on Christmas Day. The 69-year-old was caught by a speed camera at around 9.20pm. Police allege he was driving a 2015 ...

Speaker stolen

POLICE are searching for a man who stole a portable speaker from a man walking along Young Street, Frankston. Frankston Criminal Investigation Unit detectives believe that the offender robbed the vic...

Fire funds allegedly stolen

A MAN and woman who allegedly stole a charity tin raising money towards bushfire relief have been arrested. It is alleged that the man and woman entered a Frankston fast food restaurant on the Nepean...

Police go pier to pier

TWO police officers raised over $5000 for the Blue Ribbon Foundation at a fundraiser on 8 January. Senior Constable Julie Morris and colleague Sergeant Daniel Burton swam 10kms from Mornington Pier t...