Hunt for bashing co-offender

ONE of two men who bashed a Frankston woman in a savage home invasion two years ago was sentenced to six and a half years jail in the Melbourne Country Court on 9 May. Detective Senior Constable Flyn...

Seaford burglar sought

FRANKSTON police are appealing for public help following an aggravated burglary in Seaford earlier this month. Investigators have been told a man broke into an apartment on Nepean Highway about 6.30a...

Beers top for duo’s brewery

A MOORABBIN brewery has been served a double at major beers awards this month. The 2 Brothers Brewery won two major Australian International Beer Awards taking out the gong for Best Australian Style ...

Burglars on day shift

CARRUM and Aspendale have been hard hit by a spate of daytime burglaries. Chelsea police say three daylight break-ins in Stanley St, Carrum, and one in nearby Valetta St on Thursday 18 May were possi...

Arrow assault at range

AN Aspendale Gardens man was stabbed with an arrow during a heated confrontation at Moorabbin Archery Club at the weekend. A Cheltenham man, 22, was allegedly shooting arrows in a dangerous manner at...

Murder charges after body found

TWO men appeared at an out-of-sessions Melbourne Magistrates’ Court hearing on Saturday charged with the murder of a former Special Operations Group police officer at Braeside, Thursday 18 May. The e...

Kinder places

APPLICATIONS are now open for 2018 four-year-old sessional kindergarten places via Kingston Council’s central enrolment system. The central enrolment point covers 27 kindergartens and allocates place...

‘Who gives a crap’ about environment?

A YOUTH Environmental Forum at The Briars last week gave students from schools in the region the chance to learn more about human environmental impacts and solutions. Arranged by Frankston Council, w...

Teeing off for charities

GUESTS at the Rotary Club of Frankston Sunrise’s annual golf day charity donations breakfast early this month heard about $38,000 was raised for local good causes. More than 60 people, including char...

Much ado about nothing

BURGLARS came away empty handed after breaking into Karingal Hub shopping centre, 1.24am, Wednesday 10 May. Detective Senior Constable Richard Brown, of Frankston CIU, said two men used a jemmy bar t...