Hunt on after Hastings attempted armed robbery

Detectives from Frankston Embona Task Force are appealing for information following an attempted armed robbery on Thursday 4 June in Hastings. Investigators have been told a man with a tyre iron ente...

$1 million reward for Rye murder information

Victoria Police have announced the approval of a $1 million for information to help solve the 1985 murder of  Rosebud woman, Helen Victoria McMahon. Around 3.30pm on February 13, the  48-year-old was...

Sorrento steal

Rosebud Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating a jewellery store burglary. Officers have been told a late model Suzuki Swift was parked near a jewellery store on Ocean Beach Road in So...

“Team first” approach inspires Blues victory

HASTINGS FNC – By Phil Stone, club president SENIORS REPORT GOING down to Red Hill was always going to be a test for the Blues. We started the game slowly and Red Hill got a few goals ahead and...

Triple treat for passionate Pies

CRIB POINT FC – By Jared Newton MONEY can buy you good footballers, however it can’t buy you passion. Three Crib Point sides ventured down to Sorrento, three sides trailed all day, three sides ...

Portsea erosion: laws of nature ignored

COMMENT – By Jenny Warfe PHOTOS of recent erosion at Portsea beach show what happens when supposed experts ignore the fundamental laws of nature, and continue to throw millions of dollars of ta...

Have a say on Coolart speed

PUBLIC comment is being sought on a proposed speed reduction in Coolart Rd, between Baxter and Balnarring. VicRoads is assessing a cut in speeds from 90kph to 80kph as “speed is a big contributing fa...

Thieves window shop

DRIVERS who think it’s OK to leave handbags, wallets or money in cars parked in residential streets or driveways should think again. That’s the advice from police on the Mornington Peninsula who are ...

Hopes for a free ride crushed

FIVE unregistered motorbikes have been destroyed after being seized by police. The vehicles were among nine mini-bikes, motorbikes and one motorised scooter impounded under an amendment to a Morningt...

Mt Eliza woman dies following Pearcedale crash

A woman has died following a crash involving three cars in Pearcedale last evening. The collision happened at the intersection of Robinsons Road and the Western Port Highway just after 5pm. Police be...