Mum dies after head on crash

A woman from Carrum Downs involved in a vehicle collision last Monday (9 November) died in hospital on Thursday morning. The 47-year-old mother-of-two’s car was hit by a stolen BMW driven by a 15-yea...

Eight more rail line crossings to go

EIGHT more level crossings will be removed along the Frankston line as part of the Labor state government’s promise to separate 50 road and rail intersections across Victoria’s rail network. Premier ...

Second Ferrari located in Frankston

Police have located a second Ferrari burnout in Frankston this morning which is believed to be one of two Ferraris stolen from a business in Braeside last week. Emergency services were called to Joll...

Let there be lights – at last

CONSTRUCTION of long-awaited traffic lights in Mt Eliza where Tower Rd and Volitans Ave join the Nepean Hwy is set to start next week. The $500,000 project is a win for safety campaigners who have be...

Stop the monkey bikes: council

FRANKSTON residents are being urged to dob in monkey bike riders and think twice before buying their children one for Christmas. The call from Frankston councillors follows the death of Carrum Downs ...

New managers for Kingston aged care

KINGSTON’S elderly residents will have access to high-quality “ageing in place” residential care in their neighbourhood after Kingston Council last week selected not-for-profit organisation Southern ...

Ward grants out, new standards in

COUNCILLORS will no longer be able to individually dish out ratepayers’ money to community groups and sports clubs after the state government finally axed council ward grants last week. The long-flag...

‘Fake debate’ not as advertised

UNIONS have been accused of misleading the public over claims Coalition MPs would attend Australian Council of Trade Unions hosted public debates about the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement. The u...