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Cleaners speak out against hours cut

Two long-serving school cleaners spoke at Victorian Labor’s State Conference at the weekend, demanding an end to a privatised school cleaning system that has...

Arrest made after cafe shooting

A Thomastown man has been charged after shots were allegedly fired into an Ivanhoe East café earlier this month. Detectives from the Mill Park Embona...

Two arrested following arson attack

Two men were charged on Friday following a fire at a business in Fawkner on Thursday morning. A 19-year-old Westmeadows man was arrested in Westmeadows...

Neighbourhood house a home

Thomastown Neighbourhood House (TNH) celebrated Neighbourhood House Week with special celebrations throughout the week of May 13 to May 17. The theme of this year’s...

Restoring respect for memorials

The Westmeadows War Memorial is set to be enhanced and restored to uphold the legacy of war heroes for generations to come. As part of...

RSPCA Victoria celebrates National Volunteer Week

RSPCA Victoria is celebrating its force of incredible volunteers this National Volunteer Week running from May 20-26, recognising the essential role their ‘vollies’ have...

Supporting more Victorians with financial counselling

The state government is supporting thousands of Victorians doing it tough, including those in Hume and Whittlesea, through free access to financial counselling services. Consumer...

Craigieburn make it two in a row

It took Craigieburn City seven rounds to get one win on the board, but it only took one more round to double it in...

Bulls on the board

Bundoora is finally on the board in the Northern Football League division 1 season. The Bulls, who played off in the last two grand finals,...

Upfield continues to grow

While the results are still to come for Upfield in FV state league 1 north-west, the club itself is flying. After successive promotions and going...

Magpies embracing the challenge

Roxburgh Park isn’t measuring success by wins in the Essendon District Football League women’s division 2 competition. Having reformed a women’s side this season, getting...

Around the grounds in Hume and Whittlesea

VTCA Westmeadows’ Danielle Linton and Mikaela Fallins have been named in the Victorian Turf Cricket Association women’s team of the year. Linton also finished...

Whittlesea keeps on winning

Whittlesea United continued its good form in the FV state league 1 north-west season with another big win. Whittlesea came away with 4-1 win against...

Empowering students to become active citizens

Assumption College, set on 100 acres in Kilmore, 30 minutes north of Craigieburn, is where students and their families value the beautiful and spacious...

How do you know if you need Hearing Aids?

In a world filled with captivating sounds, it’s disheartening when our ability to hear begins to fade. If you find yourself frequently asking others...

St Monica’s ensures no student is left behind

St Monica’s College, Epping, was established in 1964. We are a co-educational college which this year celebrates its diamond anniversary – 60 years serving...

Shop to support your school at Pacific Epping

Pacific Epping is excited to announce the launch of its 'Shop for your School' campaign, offering local primary schools the opportunity to win a...

At Mernda Hills Christian College, our newest group of Foundation students have now completed the first term

At Mernda Hills Christian College, our newest group of Foundation students have now completed the first term of their educational adventure and are already...

Heritage Epping transforming dementia residents’ lives

Heritage Epping’s Memory Support Unit (MSU) and Laughter Care program are transforming the lives of residents like Ursula, while strengthening their relationships with others. Ursula,...

Protecting the legacy of Victorian veterans

The legacy of Victoria’s veterans will be kept alive for future generations as the state government’s works to maintain memorials and upgrade community buildings...

Defibrillators ready to save lives

Victorians, including those from Hume and Whittlesea, now have access to automated external defibrillators (AEDs) at every staffed station across Melbourne’s train network. The state...

Aussies urged to roll up their sleeves

With one in three people experiencing high blood pressure, Australians, including those in Hume and Whittlesea, are being urged to visit their local doctor...

Tailgating top rage behaviour

RACV is reminding Victorian motorists to refrain from, and remain aware of dangerous road behaviours, following a poll asking Victorians, including those from Hume...

Glass half full budget: business

The federal budget has received qualified support from the Victorian business community. Responding to the 2024-25 budget handed down by federal treasurer Jim Chalmers...

Dementia funding welcomed

Dementia Australia have welcomed the $2.2 billion investment in aged care reforms and dementia specific initiatives announced in Tuesday night’s federal budget. Dementia Australia executive...

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Restoring respect for memorials

The Westmeadows War Memorial is set to be enhanced and restored to uphold the legacy of war heroes for generations to come. As part of...

Bulls on the board