Uninvited guest

TWO Aspendale residents who returned home after a few days away found a man unknown to them living in their house. They found the stove alight, wet towels in the bathroom, phone plugged into a charge...

Party time at kinder’s 50th

YOUNG children reach many milestones at kindergarten and a Chelsea Heights kinder will achieve a milestone of its own early next month. Chelsea Heights Kindergarten will celebrate its 50th anniversar...

Five arrested over restaurant robberies

FIVE men have been arrested and charged with theft of a motor car and armed robbery after a Chelsea Heights McDonald’s restaurant was robbed of $3000, at about 11.50 pm, Thursday 20 April. Police des...

Tess time to shine as junior mayor

A NEW junior mayor representing the City of Kingston will officially don the junior mayoral robes this week. Parkdale Primary School pupil Tess Ashley has been elected by her schoolmates as Kingston ...

Fire witnesses

POLICE are requesting public assistance in finding the cause of the fire which destroyed a Langwarrin house, 2am, Thursday 13 April. Detective Sergeant Gary Richards, of Frankston CIU, said later tha...

‘Fake’ rifle arrest

A FRANKSTON man allegedly “waving around” an imitation firearm with telescope in Cheltenham, 2pm, Thursday 13 April, will be charged on summons. A witness called police to report the Mallee Ct man, 4...

Roped into a more lawful way of life

LEARNING the ropes takes on a new meaning when it’s backed by a court order. For the past 10 years many young offenders have been “sentenced” to teaming up with police to take on the challenges posed...