Saints may march back in to Kingston

ST KILDA Football Club could be on its way back to Moorabbin. Kingston mayor Cr Geoff Gledhill confirmed council has had “a couple of discussions with them [St Kilda]” when asked by The News. The Sai...

Rates cap compromise hope

A CONTENTIOUS Andrews government plan to limit council rate rises could mean community services are cut but Kingston Council says it is confident compromise can be reached. As part of its pre-electio...

Kinders could lose bunch of fives

FAMILIES could face a loss in kindergarten hours or rise in fees if federal government funding is withdrawn. The state government funds 10 hours of four-year-old kinder per week and federal funding a...

Now is time to sway station say

OPINIONS on the Frankston train station redevelopment are being canvassed by Frankston Council. A draft submission to the state government’s Frankston Station Precinct Taskforce, headed by Frankston ...

Dogs ban reversal ‘barking mad’

A PUSH to overturn a ban on dogs in Frankston’s city centre has been called “poor public policy” by a former mayor. Kris Bolam said the move, pursued by mayor Cr Sandra Mayer, has come out of the blu...

First signal of crossings removal plan

THE first hints about where level crossings may be removed first along the Frankston line have emerged. Traffic measurement devices were installed around Bentleigh and McKinnon train stations last we...

Gallipoli visit to honour fallen veteran

CARRUM Downs residents Trevor and Betty Dyer are among the lucky 8000 Australians to receive passes to attend the Anzac Day dawn service at Gallipoli next month. The ceremony will be the highlight of...

Have you seen Aleesha Kete?

Police are appealing for public information to help locate a teenage girl who went missing in Frankston last month. Aleesha Kete left her home address in Muruwa Street on 27 February and said she was...

‘Horsing around’ with Green Wedge

LANDOWNERS have been accused of trying to carve up Kingston Green Wedge land for residential development under the guise of horse agistment. Two applications by landowners to subdivide land for “hors...