Siege defused on Beach Street

A MAN was arrested and charged after allegedly barricading himself and another person into a Beach Street motor inn on 9 April. Police attended the alleged incident at around 10.30am after reports a ...

Big bunnies hop in for Easter

THREE new visitors to White Street mall are catching people’s attention, as three 2.2 metre sculpted bunnies have hopped into the area. The giant rabbits are part of a competition organised by counci...

Race for Dunkley is on

THE bell has officially rung to signal the start of the federal election contest. Voters will head to the polls on 18 May after Prime Minister Scott Morrison called the election on 11 April. Five can...

Parking fine pay back known soon

RESULTS of an investigation into whether Frankston Council’s parking fine appeals process have been mishandled are expected within two weeks. Last month it was revealed that Kingston Council had been...

Egg hunt

POLICE are hunting a man alleged to have assaulted a boy at a speaking event organised by far right senator Fraser Anning in Moorabbin on 16 March. After an incident in which a 17-year-old cracked an...

Boat stolen and damaged

POLICE are searching for a boat stolen from Parkdale sometime between 4am and 10.30am on 30 March. Police said a boat and trailer were stolen from Ilma Court, and it is suspected it was then moved to...

Sailing club gets cash to stay on course

THE Mordialloc Sailing Club will be helped out of troubled waters after receiving $15,000 from Kingston Council for “emergency repairs.” Council resolved on 25 March to approve the funding boost. The...

Parade reopens as piazza works continue

MENTONE parade has reopened after completion of a section of works on Kingston Council’s Mentone “renaissance” project. With the reopening of the parade, the section of Florence Street between Menton...

Driver wanted

CARRUM Downs police are “hoping to speak” to a man who was caught driving with a cancelled registration plate. The man pulled into a service station on Frankston-Dandenong Road at around 10.45am on 2...

‘Dangerous’ dog seized after attack

A “DANGEROUS” dog has been seized by Frankston Council after an attack on a smaller dog and its owner that left both in need of medical treatment. The female dog was seized from a Langwarrin property...