Raiders steal guns, motorcycle

HOUSE breakers stole 12 firearms among $45,000 worth of valuables from a house at Skye, noon, Thursday 11 February. Also stolen was a KTM off-road motorbike valued at $7000, which they could not star...

Citizen’s arrest

A KARATE expert made a citizen’s arrest when he heard a man in his Ballarto Rd, Carrum Downs house, 9pm, Saturday 20 February. Police had been looking for the man over a series of night-time burglari...

Robbers threaten 7-Eleven attendant

THREE large men robbed the Amayla Crescent, Carrum Downs, 7-Eleven store, and menaced the lone attendant, Sunday 14 February. The men stole a quantity of cigarettes and cash in the 11.53pm raid. They...

Girl hit by garbage truck dies

A TEENAGE girl struck by a garbage truck in Langwarrin earlier this month has died in hospital. The 17-year-old Langwarrin resident was crossing the intersection of Cranbourne-Frankston Rd and Long S...

Pony Club looks to the future

MENTONE Pony Club is galloping towards a bright future thanks to a new partnership with Kingston Council. Mayor Cr Tamsin Bearsley said Kingston Council was proud to partner with the Mentone Pony Clu...

Home invasion

A PATTERSON Lakes woman found the laundry door of her Palm Island Ct ajar, 6am, Friday (19 February), and a rear sliding door open. She then saw that her handbag was missing and, going into the garag...

Shade protects us from sun’s harmful rays

BEACHGOERS enjoying the outdoors will get more protection from the sun’s harmful UV rays with shade barriers now being installed at sports clubs, parks, community venues and playgrounds. Australia ha...

Food, wine, music and more

KINGSTON’S two-day Mordialloc Food, Wine & Music Festival is on Saturday 5 March-Sunday 6 March at Peter Scullin Reserve, Mordialloc. The festival features non-stop music across three stages, rov...

School upgrade for all senses

PUPILS with special needs at Chelsea Heights Primary School will be among the first to benefit from a state government Inclusive Schools Fund program. Labor Education Minister James Merlino and Mordi...