Shooting in Frankston

ARMED crime squad police are investigating how a Frankston man, 34, received a gunshot wound to his arm on Tuesday. The incident occurred in a unit on Swift St, near Lorraine St, about 11am. A 26-yea...

New hospital wing opened

THE opening of Frankston Hospital’s new $81 million building has been hailed “an important milestone” by Peninsula Health. Health Minister Jill Hennessy visited the hospital last Tuesday (17 February...

Pompei creek leases split by councillors

A THREE-YEAR saga over three licences at Mordialloc Creek has reached a compromise of sorts. On Monday evening Kingston councillors decided to split three licences currently held by the Pompei family...

Police target road use abuse

KINGSTON police will be tough on motorists breaking road rules over the coming Labour Day weekend. They will be out in force in Operation Arid starting early on Friday 6 March and ending at midnight ...

‘Put children first’ plea to parties

AMNESTY International has condemned both sides of Australian politics for the ongoing detention of children in offshore immigration processing centres. The federal Liberal and Labor parties blame eac...

And the winner is… Chelsea

THE Oscars’ “night of nights” on Monday shone the glare of international publicity on an art and stationery company based in Chelsea. The adventure began when Marini Ferlazzo founder Nathan Ferlazzo ...

Council publication ‘spin’ claim

ACCUSATIONS of “spin” have been levelled at Kingston Council’s Kingston Your City publication over council’s plans for Kingston’s Green Wedge. Cr Rosemary West said the past three editions of council...