Bombers make history with dominant debut

By Ben Triandafillou THE Frankston Bombers made history on Sunday 7 May, triumphing in all eight of their football and netball matches over the weekend, including the women’s football side’s dominant...

Pines sack Rae, Strikers dump Parrella

SOCCER By Craig MacKenzie FRANKSTON Pines sacked Billy Rae as head coach last week and appointed assistant Paul Williams in his place. When Rae took over at the end of the 2015 season he worked hard ...

Bakersfield Mist

“Miracles happen. Don’t they?” Starring Gold Logie Award winner John Wood and Julie Nihill, Bakersfield Mist is a provocative and hilarious look at what makes art – and people – authentic. Based on a...

‘Who gives a crap’ about environment?

A YOUTH Environmental Forum at The Briars last week gave students from schools in the region the chance to learn more about human environmental impacts and solutions. Arranged by Frankston Council, w...

Teeing off for charities

GUESTS at the Rotary Club of Frankston Sunrise’s annual golf day charity donations breakfast early this month heard about $38,000 was raised for local good causes. More than 60 people, including char...

Much ado about nothing

BURGLARS came away empty handed after breaking into Karingal Hub shopping centre, 1.24am, Wednesday 10 May. Detective Senior Constable Richard Brown, of Frankston CIU, said two men used a jemmy bar t...

Flag raised for diversity

A RAINBOW flag was raised at Frankston Council’s Davey St offices last Wednesday (17 May) in support of this year’s International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT). The flag...

Health care in homes

FIVE medical clinics in the Dunkley electorate will be part of a nationwide trial of a Health Care Home program enabling people with difficult and complex health problems to remain at home rather tha...

Call for witnesses to boy’s death

FIVE weeks on, WorkSafe Victoria is still investigating a Rye Easter carnival tragedy in which a six-year-old boy was killed. Eugene Mahauariki, of Dromana, died when he fell from the Cha Cha ride, 5...

Home is where community heart is at 40

FORTY years of bringing people together in the name of community will be celebrated at Orwil Street Community House next month. The small, not for profit community house offers daytime and evening ac...