Blame the boots

A DRIVER has been caught driving over 50 kmph over the speed limit on the Dingley Bypass. On 29 July, Moorabbin highway patrol members clocked a vehicle driving at 132 kmph in the 80 kmph zone betwee...

Sports works scheduled

WORKS to revamp Roy Dore Reserve in Carrum have been scheduled for late 2019. The project will see the reserve get a new main pavilion, tennis pavilion and courts, and lighting upgrades. The project ...

Cost cut for time on bay

A DAY’S fishing will be cheaper from next month with the abolition of parking and launching fees at public boat ramps. Better Boating Victoria is overseeing the introduction of free parking and launc...

Time for a reset

POLICE Operation Reset held over the weekend was aimed at encouraging drivers on the Mornington Peninsula to reset their attitudes towards road safety. This is part of an effort to reduce the unexpec...

Viral vandal caught

A WOMAN has been charged after allegedly vandalising a number of properties in the Frankston CBD. Police allege the women graffitied properties between 29 and 30 July. The alleged graffiti messages w...

Not wasting time

THE partner of a man who allegedly blew more than three times the legal limit blasted police for “wasting our time”. Somerville Highway Patrol members pulled over the 51-year-old Skye man in McClella...

Pedestrian dead

A WOMAN has died after being struck by a vehicle in Skye, 29 July. Emergency services attended the intersection of McCormick’s Road and Ballarto Road at around 6pm. A woman, believed to be in her 80s...

Alleged ramming

A MAN who allegedly twice rammed police patrol cars spent the night under guard in Frankston Hospital before fronting Frankston Magistrates’ Court last week.  Police cornered the 21-year-old aro...

Community helps get dog back on feet

A GENEROUS outpouring of support has helped to save the life of a dog injured in a car accident last month. On 19 July, a car collided with a tree in Langwarrin. Ambulance Victoria and CFA crews from...

On the road

ON Monday, Alan Chambers set off to tackle a 15,000 kilometre journey in his 1978 Volvo 244. Mr Chambers, a Frankston South resident, is hitting the road to celebrate the 40 year anniversary of the R...