Aged care home future in VCAT hands

THE future of a proposed aged care development in Mentone will be heard before the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT). Mercy Health submitted a proposal to Kingston Council in Februar...

Dreyfus increases majority in Isaacs

ISAACS MP celebrated with supporters at Mordialloc Bowls Club on Saturday night, as he retained his seat with an increased majority. Mr Dreyfus was returned as the member of Isaacs with a swing of ov...

Draft budget out for consultation

KINGSTON Council’s draft budget for 2019/2020 has been released for public consultation. Kingston mayor Georgina Oxley said the proposed budget “commits $221 million towards services for the city’s 1...

Labor likely to break Dunkley drought

WITH over 70 per cent of the vote counted from Saturday’s federal election, the seat of Dunkley will almost certainly be won by the Labor Party. For the first time since 1996 it appears the electorat...

Ten storey proposal has ‘issues’

FRANKSTON councillors have voted unanimously to signal their disapproval of a proposed ten storey development next to the South East Water building in Frankston. The proposal was to “construct a 10 s...

Dreyfus, Hunt claim wins

ISAACS MP Mark Dreyfus was returned as the member for Isaacs on Saturday night. Mr Dreyfus has held the seat for the Labor Party since 2007. He celebrated the victory with supporters in Mordialloc. T...

Station Street mall revamp scheduled

WORKS to revamp Station Street Mall are expected to start within weeks. The $1.63 million project will include a new decking area, trees, seating, and provisions for outdoor dining throughout the are...

Sand shipped from Mordialloc Beach

THOUSANDS of cubic metres of sand will be shipped from Mordialloc Beach in the coming weeks as part of a project to “renourish” Parkdale Beach. The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning...

Search for missing woman Penelope Deans

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing woman Penelope Deans. The 72-year-old is believed to have left a care facilitly on Towerhill Road, Frankston about 3.10pm this aftern...