Shoppers urged to keep it local

FRANKSTON mayor Cr Michael O’Reilly has pleaded with Christmas shoppers to stay local this festive season. Cr O’Reilly said that “Christmas shopping equates to around 20 per cent of the annual $20.25...

Police investigate Seaford crash

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a single-vehicle collision in Seaford early this morning. The crash happened on Fortescue Avenue when a south-bound vehicle left the road and cr...

Heritage decision deferred

A DECISION on if Pompei’s Landing in Mordialloc is worthy of heritage status has been delayed until early 2019. The Heritage Council was due to hear submissions on the heritage application for Pompei...

Sandbelt winners made secretaries

THE re-elected state Labor government announced their new cabinet on 29 November, with local MPs being promoted to parliamentary secretaries. Carrum MP Sonya Kilkenny was appointed parliamentary secr...

Baxter rail plans in doubt

FRANKSTON Council has made a plea to re-elected Frankston MP Paul Edbrooke to make funding commitments to their ‘Future Frankston’ projects. Council last week released a statement which heaped praise...

Brian Cadd and Russell Morris hit the FAC

AUSTRALIAN music icons, Brian Cadd and Russell Morris, have been friends for over forty years and have been touring together from time to time over the past decades and are back after a 7 year break ...

Kingswood set to rock The Grand

THUNDEROUS serpentine space-rock and smouldering falsetto R’nB. Stadium supports for Aerosmith and AC/DC and earnest covers of Destiny’s Child and First Aid Kit. Fly-by-night gigs in war-torn Afghani...

Invaluable property stolen

A WOMAN has had a letter from her deceased sister stolen from her in a cruel theft. The letter was written to the woman before her sister had passed away from leukemia. It was kept inside the victim’...