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’...

Library hosts gift donations

FRANKSTON Life Community are teaming with council to help collect Christmas gifts for visitors to Frankston Life Community lunch. Unwrapped gifts can be left under the Christmas tree for donation at ...

Daily water quality checks go online

THE Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has this week started its summer water quality tests at Frankston and Mornington Peninsula beaches. The forecasts over the next four months will co...

Edbrooke promoted to police gig

THE re-elected state Labor government announced their new cabinet on 29 November, with local MPs being promoted to parliamentary secretaries. Frankston MP Paul Edbrooke will be working under Lisa Nev...

Council calls for commitments

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...

Funds granted for sports clubs

TWO local sporting clubs have had their applications for federal funding given the thumbs up, and will each receive $18,000 through the Stronger Communities Program. Mordialloc-Braeside Junior Footba...

Kinder teacher wins big

BANYAN Fields teacher Nicole Bechaz has been recognised as Teacher of the Year awards at the Victorian Early Years Awards. The award ceremony is run by the state government Education and Training dep...

Driver on Peninsula Link way over

SOMERVILLE Highway Patrol have impounded a 38-year-old Sandhurst man’s car after he was caught driving at almost six times the legal limit in Carrum Downs, 23 November. Calls had been made to 000 rep...

Man arrested after Montone incident

Police have arrested a 25-year-old Wodonga man in relation to an incident in Mentone yesterday. It is alleged a female was assaulted and a 10-month-old child was taken from a Mentone address about mi...