‘Cause and effect’ study on line

A COMPREHENSIVE environmental study will be carried out to investigate whether rail under road can be built along the Frankston line at Bonbeach and Edithvale as part of the state government’s level ...

Heater blamed for Centrelink fire

A FIRE at the Centrelink offices in Frankston last week was probably caused by a portable heater igniting flammable material, firefighters say. The Frankston brigade responded to an alarm and “multip...

Gymnastics ‘on the outer’

A COMMUNITY sporting club fears gymnastics is being frozen out of a planned $14 million tennis centre and sports hub at Centenary Park. An online petition is calling on Frankston Council to honour a ...

Charges follow threats to ‘kill’ PSO

AN Aspendale man who allegedly threatened to kill a Protective Services Officer has been remanded in custody. The 42-year-old has also been charged with stalking, possessing ammunition as well as a d...

Dolphins face AFL grilling

THE playing future of the Frankston Football Club hinges on a must-win presentation to AFL chiefs on 30 June. That deadline is concentrating the mind of new Dolphins general manager Gary Buckenara as...

Charges follow home invasion 

A MORNINGTON man is expected to be charged with home invasion and aggravated burglary on Wednesday afternoon after a break-in to a Frankston North house, 3.45am, yesterday (Tuesday 4 April). Detectiv...

Hotel: Two the limit

A BID to build a four-storey apartment building at the Mentone Hotel car park site has been knocked back by Kingston Council. Councillors voted to halt a design and development overlay process at the...