Fled on foot

A DRIVER has fled the scene of a three vehicle crash that took place on the Nepean Highway in Mordialloc a little after 8am, 8 January. Police said the nose to tail collision occurred at 8.08am on Ne...

Watch out in the water

KINGSTON Council have issued a warning for residents to stay safe in the water as the weather heats up this summer. With the warmer weather upon us, Council urges community members to put their famil...

Bays users warned of ‘marine pests’

BOAT owners using Port Phillip and Western Port are being asked to make sure they are not spreading marine pests that can “cause significant harm to the health of marine ecosystems”. Parks Victoria’s...

Call for government to control jet skis

IT is the height of the summer holidays and the roar of jet skis is the background noise at many Mornington Peninsula beaches. Rye and Safety Beach are two of the main launching places for what are o...

Woman airlifted after Somerville crash

A WOMAN in her early 20s was airlifted to The Alfred hospital from Somerville oval last week after the car in which she was a passenger crashed into a power pole. After being assessed she was found t...

Inquiries on Ambassador incident

A STABBING was reported to Frankston Police at the notorious Ambassador Hotel site on 8 December. Police were called to the infamous hotel at 2am. They said nobody was willing to help them with their...

Hot cars a deadly risk

DESPITE publicity and the pleas for parents to use common sense, every year in Australia more than 5000 children are rescued after being left alone in hot cars. In the year to the end of August, Ambu...

Frankston mental health funding

FEDERAL MPs Chris Crewther and Greg Hunt visited headspace Frankston on 8 January to announce a $47 million funding boost to head space’s national program. Dunkley MP Chris Crewther said the funding ...