Garage goes up in flames

POLICE and CFA attended the scene of a fire on Dunsterville Crescent, Frankston, at around 9.30am on 4 May. Frankston Police said a fire broke out in the garage of a duplex, and awoke two people slee...

Boat gone missing

OFFENDERS have broken into a garage in Frankston South and stolen a boat. The thieves broke in sometime between 4 May and 5 May. The stolen boat is a Haines Hunter Halfcab white fiber glass boat with...

Bikie’s bird

SOMERVILLE Highway Patrol are hunting a motorbike driver who will be able to assist them with their enquiries into a high range excessive speed offence. The driver was spotted driving along Peninsula...

Land for like-minded Lego lovers

BRICK building enthusiasts inspired by the hit Lego Masters TV show can hone their skills and talents by joining Frankston’s Lego Club. The club runs sessions every two weeks to provide a space for L...

Footballers target disability sport award

A FRANKSTON footballer and his teammates are up for the team of the year award at the 2019 Victorian Disability Sport and Recreation Awards. 17-year-old Oran Jones represents Victoria as part of the ...

Archers find their target

MORNINGTON archer Zach Tonizzo had great success at the Youth National Archery Championships at Armidale, NSW, 12-16 April. As a member of the Frankston Archery Club he and teammates Jai Crawley, Eli...

Community hall burned down

A COMMUNITY hall on Whatley Street went up in flames in the early hours of 5 May. Emergency services were called out to the blaze at around 3.15am. The fire is being treated as suspicious by police. ...

Young swimmer leads the race

NINE year old Louis has been making a big splash in the pool lately. Louis joined the disability swimming program at Don Tatnell in Parkdale late last year, set on the goal of participating at his sc...

Carrum crossing closing down

THE Station Street level crossing is set to shut within days as level crossing removal works ramp up. The level crossing will close at 10pm on 17 May, with the pedestrian crossing remaining open unti...

Consultation open on off leash dogs

CONSULTATION with the community has begun to help shape the future of off-leash dog areas in Aspendale and Carrum. Kingston Council voted in late February to “undertake community consultation regardi...