Frankston Gift ready to be run in 2018

By Ben Triandafillou IT has been six years since the running of the ‘Gift’ on the peninsula but the Frankston Athletics Club has announced that they will reignite the event and host the 2018 Franksto...

Pursuit gets airborne

A CAR on the run from police ran up a power pole support cable and became suspended in mid-air with its wheels spinning, 12.40am, Sunday 2 July. Sergeant Phillip Hulley, of Frankston police, said Som...

Babes in arms of support

A CRISIS pregnancy centre has celebrated its first birthday helping new and expecting mothers deal with the challenges amid the joys of newborns. The Babes Project supports pregnant women to tackle c...

Guns amnesty

AN amnesty aiming to take illegal guns, ammunition and other weapons out of harm’s way is underway. Gun owners have three months to surrender unregistered and unwanted firearms, ammunition and weapon...

Time to face the faces

THE people of Frankston are the focus of a photographic exhibition at the Frankston Arts Centre until October. Photographer Richard Simpkin’s Locals of Frankston features “a collection of remarkable ...

Search for missing man David Warren

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing 43-year-old man David Warren. David was last seen at his Tyas Place address in Carrum Downs about 9.40am on Sunday. Police and David&...

Packed in like sardines in Langwarrin

A teenage boy has been left explaining to his mum how a midnight munchies craving will result in the loss of her car for a month. Somerville Highway Patrol members randomly pulled over a Ford Territo...

Stolen purse leads police to Black Rock

Police are investigating the theft of a purse from a car in Mt Eliza in June. Investigators have been told an offender gained entry into a vehicle between 22 and 23 June and stole a purse containing ...

Weed killer on trial

AN ALTERNATIVE weed killer will be trialled around Kingston playgrounds for the next 12 months. Mayor Cr David Eden said the existing weed-control product Round Up containing glyphosate is approved f...