Fury at grave robbers

THE theft of dozens of brass plaques from gravestones at Frankston cemetery last week has shocked RSL president Kevin Hillier. “It is very disappointing for the community in this year of the centenar...

Longer stay for CEO under contract plan

THE highest paid employee at Frankston Council will likely stay in the job after councillors decided to hand CEO Dennis Hovenden a new four-year contract after his current deal expires on 28 October....

Man arrested after weapons warrant

A 42-year-old Langwarrin man will face court after Frankston detectives executed a warrant in Landhill Close yesterday. Police entered the residential property and arrested the man around 3.30pm. The...

Teenager sexually assaulted in Cheltenham

Police are investigating after a teenage girl was sexually assaulted during a home invasion in Cheltenham yesterday. Investigators have been told the 16-year-old was asleep in the rear bungalow of he...

Pokies plea to the Saints

THE spotlight has turned to pokies as part of the planned $29 million redevelopment project which will see the St Kilda Football Club return to Moorabbin. Anti-pokies campaigner Paul Bendat says the ...

Business as usual – RDNS

CLIENT services formally provided by nurses at the former Royal District Nursing Service offices at Rosebud and Frankston are now being handled from Moorabbin. The service has given assurances that t...

Billson’s ‘small business budget’

THIS year’s federal budget has been dubbed “the small business budget” and Dunkley Liberal MP Bruce Billson has been right in the thick of it, as you’d expect from the Small Business Minister. The mi...

Leagues support Saints’ return

COMMUNITY football leagues have thrown their support behind the expanded $29 million Moorabbin Reserve redevelopment project. New state-of-the-art facilities will provide a new headquarters for commu...