Cash swap not child’s play

THE future of the Chelsea Heights Kindergarten is uncertain amid a funding shortfall that families hope Kingston Council can resolve. The discovery of culturally sensitive indigenous artefacts earlie...

Have you seen Tipani?

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing Frankston girl Tipani Lucky. Tipani went missing from Frankston on 7 August and was last seen in Dandenong on 26 August. The 15-year-...

‘Good Samaritan’ punched, injured

A SO-CALLED “Good Samaritan” was punched to the side of the head while trying to stop a fight outside a Frankston supermarket on Saturday 22 August. The force of the blow knocked him unconscious to t...

Land care helps woodlands

LANGWARRIN conservationist Ella Boyen has used an $11,500 grant from the federal government’s 25th Anniversary Landcare Grants program to develop a community information sharing website, run public w...

Leading the way on climate change

VOLUNTEERS mingled with state politicians on Monday at the launch of a report on climate change in Frankston. Titled Six Steps to Climate Leadership, and published by Environment Victoria, the report...

Hotel demolition falls over

THE champagne has well and truly been put on ice at the site of the former Ambassador Hotel. Developer Joanna Kordos previously said she planned to celebrate with “a champagne breakfast” when the 40-...

Station precinct plan is go

THE plan to revitalise the Frankston train station precinct will include a demolition and rebuild of the station itself and the long-awaited electrification of the Baxter train line. The Frankston St...

Students get creative in classroom

NEPEAN School students and teachers are proud of their latest art project – a series of kinetic sculptures powered by the sun, wind and rain. They couldn’t wait to show off their efforts to Creative ...