New zones aim to stop boats

NO-BOATING zones are set to be expanded in areas across Port Phillip Bay. The zones will be expanded at Carrum, Chelsea, Aspendale, Hampton, and Elwood. Works in Carrum will increase the area to alig...

Mordi Fest this weekend

MORDI Fest is set to return this weekend, bringing live music, food, and amusement rides to Mordialloc. A lineup including Youth Group, Dragon, Geoff Achison, Hobsons Bay Coast Guard, Jaguar Jonze, P...

Calls continue to resolve lease dispute

OPPOSITION to the eviction of Launching Way from the Patterson River boat ramp has been voiced on the floor of state parliament. Trevor and Lynette Hogan, owners of Launching Way, have been told to v...

Man wanted

A MAN who stole cash from a Cheltenham store is wanted by police. The offender used a fire hydrant to smash the front door of the shop on Centre Dandenong Road, around 12am 23 January. He stole money...

Developments face further scrutiny

KINGSTON Council has identified 14 development applications made in the last 15 years involving parties named in the IBAC investigation which toppled Casey Council. An investigation undertaken by the...

Centrelink ‘agency’ solution

CENTRELINK and Medicare services will continue in Mornington, but with a scaled down privately-run service. The new agency, to open 15 hours over three days a week, is designed to “complement” existi...

Grant programs fall flat

FIVE grant programs run by Frankston Council received no nominations in the final quarter of 2019. No applications were made to council for the Community Group Membership Drive, Neighbourhood Grants,...

Casey Council sacked

AFTER months of turmoil following an investigation into alleged corruption, Casey Council has been sacked. All councillors were dismissed last week by the state government. The dismissal came after a...