Care all year round from calendar

SALES of a calendar showcasing illustrations by Frankston area preschool and primary school pupils will raise money for projects helping vulnerable children. The Awesome Kids Family Calendar was offi...

Bungled burglar smoked out

Frankston Crime Investigation Unit is investigating a burglary at a tobacco store in a shopping complex in Frankston. It is believed the unknown offender forced entry to the store on Ashleigh Avenue,...

Frankston bag theft

Frankston Crime Investigation Unit detectives have released CCTV footage following the theft of a backpack from a Frankston hotel last month. Investigators believe the unknown woman attended the smok...

Rifle found in ute

A STOLEN ute which evaded police on Peninsula Link was later seen in a Seaford service station with a rifle in the tray, early morning Tuesday 31 October. Acting Senior Sergeant Glenn Michie, of Fran...

Shattered glass

OFFENDERS shattered the glass front doors of three businesses causing more damage than the thefts would warrant, overnight 2-3 November. A home-renovation business in Chifley Drive, Mentone, was brok...

Bushfire season

SUMMER is nearly here and Kingston Council preparing for action in case of emergency due to bushfires during the peak fire season. Kingston mayor Cr David Eden said summer posed the greatest emergenc...

Plan to tackle family violence

KINGSTON Council is taking a leading role to tackle domestic and family violence in the community. Kingston mayor Cr David Eden said council will launch a family violence working group and roll out a...

Fred Hollows award for Carrum pupil

A CARRUM Primary School pupil has been recognised for her compassion, integrity and kindness with the awarding of a Fred Hollows Humanity Award. Year 6 pupil Amelia Godino, 12, was nominated for the ...