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Concern over derelict sites

Residents are concerned about derelict and vacant sites around Footscray central business district, which have been undeveloped and neglected for over a decade. The sites...

Maribyrnong launches Winter Warrior Series

Maribyrnong City Council is inviting participants to take part in its two-week fitness challenge, the Winter Warrior Series. Taking place from July 29 to...

Ratepayers to bear asbestos clean up costs

Ratepayers could bear the costs of the clean up of asbestos that was found in parks in Hobsons Bay. Asbestos was found in 23 sites...

Harrington Square car park works

Shoppers at Harrington Square in Altona will have noticed some work happening in the car park recently. It’s a wonderful project that’s going to make...

Police investigate bodies found in the Maribyrnong River

Victoria Police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in the Maribyrnong River in Flemington yesterday morning. The death is being...

River clean-up

Footscray residents are being invited participate in a river clean-up activity designed to tackle the issue of microplastics in local waterways. Led by Yarra...

Music workshop to inspire

A free, interactive music workshop for young people aged 15 to 25 will take place in Laverton on Saturday, July 20. ARIA award-winning soul...

Two bodies found in Maribyrnong River

Police are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman after they were found deceased in the Maribyrnong River on Sunday morning. A member...

A taste of Italy

Viva Italia! is coming to the Bowery Theatre this week, showcasing a series of works based on the Italian travels of local artist John...

Police road safety warning

Victoria Police is issuing an urgent road safety warning to all motorists following a horror period on the state’s roads. Eight lives have been lost...

Firetruck fleet to electric

Victoria will soon have its first electric fire truck. Minister for Emergency Services Jaclyn Symes on Wednesday announced that Fire Rescue Victoria's (FRV) Electric Vehicle...

New LGBTQIA+ advisory committee

A new advisory group will now take charge in decision making regarding inclusiveness surrounding LGBTIQA+ Victorians living with disability. Equality Minister Harriet Shing ...

Rent down in Victoria

The most recent Rental Pain Index (RPI) data for July 2024 highlights the differences between each state. The significant differences outline the changing levels...

Report reveals lack of public transport

A new report found that more than seven million Australians in the country’s five biggest cities do not have convenient access to public transport,...

State government to fund all-electric homes

The state government will fund projects that promote Victorians, including those in Sunbury and Macedon Ranges, to switch to all-electric households. On Sunday, July 7,...

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Traumatic toilet birth

Lauren Green’s son made an unconventional entrance to the world – into a toilet. Lauren can see the funny side seven years on, but the...

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