Invaluable property stolen

A WOMAN has had a letter from her deceased sister stolen from her in a cruel theft. The letter was written to the woman before her sister had passed away from leukemia. It was kept inside the victim’...

Library hosts gift donations

FRANKSTON Life Community are teaming with council to help collect Christmas gifts for visitors to Frankston Life Community lunch. Unwrapped gifts can be left under the Christmas tree for donation at ...

Community stands up to violence

ALDERCOURT Primary, Mahogany Rise Primary, and Monterey Secondary College have teamed up to hold an event encouraging people to take a stand against violence in the community. The three Frankston Nor...

Daily water quality checks go online

THE Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has this week started its summer water quality tests at Frankston and Mornington Peninsula beaches. The forecasts over the next four months will co...

Local trials for disability assistance

AN app to help people with disabilities find accessible venues for their needs has been tested in Mornington and Frankston. The program, called Data for Inclusion, is a database of local businesses t...

Funds granted for sports clubs

TWO local sporting clubs have had their applications for federal funding given the thumbs up, and will each receive $18,000 through the Stronger Communities Program. Mordialloc-Braeside Junior Footba...

Kinder teacher wins big

BANYAN Fields teacher Nicole Bechaz has been recognised as Teacher of the Year awards at the Victorian Early Years Awards. The award ceremony is run by the state government Education and Training dep...

Driver on Peninsula Link way over

SOMERVILLE Highway Patrol have impounded a 38-year-old Sandhurst man’s car after he was caught driving at almost six times the legal limit in Carrum Downs, 23 November. Calls had been made to 000 rep...