Mayors sign up for city fix

THE mayor of Frankston and five former mayors are blaming the city’s woes on 40 years of broken promises by state politicians. In a letter to the Premier Denis Napthine and Labor leader Daniel Andrew...

Travel help needed for Strikers star

CRUNCH time is coming for young sports star Chelsea Ford. The 13-year-old from Frankston North is in the Victorian girls’ under-13 soccer team, has won five out of six boxing bouts and swims in a squ...

MP: Go north to solve parking squeeze

PART of the answer to parking problems at Frankston station could lie further north at Kananook. Frankston MP Geoff Shaw says increasing the parking area along Bardia Ave near the Kananook station wo...

Tenants put on notice

HOUSING Minister Wendy Lovell is being called on to make it easier to evict nuisance public housing tenants in Frankston. The decision by Frankston Council to meet and lobby Ms Lovell follows harrowi...

New addition to Waterfront plan

FRANKSTON Council has given the go ahead to another key part of its major foreshore development plan – a new building to house Frankston Yacht Club, a cafe and a restaurant. The three-storey building...

Animal carers need helping hand

IN the past year, about 1000 sick, injured or orphaned native animals and birds have found themselves being cared for in Frankston. Sometimes far from their bushland homes, the creatures are fed and ...

Many hands make beach access easier

HOW easy is it on a hot day to go for a swim or lie on a surfboard? Not very, if you happen to have a physical disability. On Saturday 18 January, close to 300 people at Pt Leo Beach were given an in...