Hospital ward honours officers

FRANKSTON Hospital have welcomed a $150,000 donation from the Blue Ribbon Foundation Peninsula branch. The funding will be used to buy an ultrasound machine in Frankston emergency department, a haemo...

College’s kits help ease pain

A DONATION of 200 “comfort kits” from a class of year 12 VCAL students at Padua College, Mornington will help patients at Frankston Hospital’s emergency department. The kits contain combs, toothbrush...

Mentone blaze causes damage

AN out of control blaze has caused extensive damage to one home in Mentone and spread to two others. 35 firefighters attended the Flinders Street home, which caught fire at around 11am on Wednesday 1...

Beach Road theft

A VIOLENT and disturbing carjacking took place on Beach Road Frankston which has seen a woman in hers 50s left shaken up. The woman was parking on the road on 5 October at 4.30pm, and was being obser...

Cars taken off road

A BURGLARY took place at 2.20 am on 9 October at Jeff Wignall Ford on Flinders Road, Hastings. Thieves stole seven vehicles from the dealership in a narrow window of time. Two of those vehicles have ...

ATO scammers hitting Frankston

A SPATE of phone hoaxes have hit Frankston residents, with scammers calling people up pretending to be from the Australian Tax Office. The scammers have been calling from overseas and impersonating A...

Breakfast back on the menu

THE meals service provided by Frankston Life and Frankston Churches Breakfast Club is back up and running after a period of inactivity. The service kicked off again on 1 October, with meals to be ser...

Customer injured at recycling centre

A CUSTOMER at the Frankston Regional Recycling and Recovery Centre has been injured after being struck by machinery at the Skye facility. The female was struck by a loader excavator at 12:30pm on 11 ...

Funding for Scouts slammed

FRANKSTON councillors have slammed a request by the Carrum Downs Scouts to secure $250,000 to move into a new home. The scouts were seeking the money to move into a new location at a Carrum Downs war...

Liberal’s pledge for Frankston High

THE Victorian Liberal Nationals have pledged to provide $10 million in funding towards Frankston High School if elected in November. The funding would be used for an extensive refurbishment of the sc...