Woman flees across freeway

A WOMAN on the run after she and her male friend crashed a stolen car on the Frankston Freeway last week ran across eight lanes of traffic to escape police causing two cars to collide. Detective Seni...

Tourism attractions announced

FRANKSTON City’s 2018–2019 Tourism Event Attraction program lineup has been announced. The program will kick off with the Seaside Street Food Festival, which will take place on the Frankston Waterfro...

Vandals target Seaford school

A CROWDFUNDING campaign is underway to help raise funds to replace a teepee destroyed by vandals at Nepean School for students with disabilities. The teepee was burnt down at the Seaford school earli...

Firearm and drugs seized – Frankston

Detectives from the Echo Taskforce have charged a man as part of an ongoing investigation into a home invasion in Hampton Park last week. The 33-year-old Frankston man was arrested at his property in...

Skye school crossing cut

WORKS on pedestrian operated lights on Ballarto Road in front of Skye Primary School are set to begin within weeks. Carrum MP Sonya Kilkenny was recently joined by Minister for Roads and Road Safety ...

Helping hand for hospital

FRANKSTON Hospital could be set to receive a major facelift, after the state Labor government promised $562 million for its ongoing development should the party be re-elected in November. Plans for t...

Police investigate teepee fire in Seaford

School children have been left without a teepee following a fire at a Seaford school earlier this month. Emergency services were called to a fire at the school on Klauer Street about 10pm on Monday 3...

Drug-driving together

A CAR without number plates pulled over near Skye Road, Frankston, 1am, Monday 3 September, was found to be unregistered. The 55-year-old female driver, of Karingal, was also unlicensed and a drug te...

Raiders flee empty handed

RAM raiders caused extensive damage to cabinets at a Seaford milk bar but missed out on stealing cigarettes, 4.50am, Saturday 1 September. They were also unsuccessful in trying to break into the Aust...