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Important water safety tips for kids

Kidsafe Victoria, Life Saving Victoria, and Farmsafe Australia are imploring families to set up safe play areas and actively supervise children around water. The call...

New lights to boost participation

The lights have been upgraded at the HR Uren Recreation Reserve in Thomastown in hopes that it will help boost local soccer participation rates. The...

Woman dies after Lalor collision

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a collision in Lalor, which resulted in the death of a female pedestrian on Tuesday. Authorities have been told...

Warrant completed in search of missing Craigieburn man

A 34-year-old Wildwood man has been arrested by police as a part of their investigation into the suspicious disappearance of Adrian Romeo. During a search...

Worker dies after being hit by a front-end loader

WorkSafe are investigating the death of a worker at a Broadmeadows recycling centre on Friday. The 26-year-old man died after being struck by an articulated...

Abseiling team provides bridge solution

An abseiling team has provided a high-flying solution to help the Bridge Inn Road upgrade work. The trio helped complete repairs under the historic bluestone...

A tale of two artists

Two artists with different styles come together to create a stunning piece of public art. Anne Parisianne delves into their journeys to uncover the...

Berry new Dogs captain

The Western Bulldogs will have a new AFLW captain with Deanna Berry appointed the club’s captain for 2024, Berry becomes just the third captain in...

Sterjovski bids farewell to Lalor United

Lalor United bids farewell to two-time championship winning coach Tony Sterjovski. The FV state league 2 north-west club announced on Sunday that Sterjovski would be...

Pacers lock in

The Whittlesea Pacers got a confidence boosting win while locking a home final for the first week of Big V men’s division 1 finals. The...

Bears fate in own hands

Thomastown’s finals fate is in its own hands in the Northern Football League division 2 competition. The Bears sit two points outside the top five...

Hume knocked out of Dockerty Cup

Hume City’s Dockerty Cup run has come to an end at the hands of South Melbourne on Tuesday night. An early goal to South Melbourne...

Cannons raring to go

The talent in the Calder Cannons region has been on show in the Coates Talent League season. The Cannons have had a strong season this...

You don’t have to be a millionaire to enjoy retirement with all the bells and whistles

Today’s retirees are looking for all the bells and whistles that can contribute to a fulfilling life in later years. They may not always...

Heritage Epping recognised for school to work program

For over six years, Heritage Epping has been a dedicated supporter of Australian youth, championing innovative programs like the School to Work initiative. Their...

Payment assistance for hearing aids: What you need to know

If you or a parent have hearing loss, you may wonder about the cost of hearing aids and available subsidies in Australia. Myrna Warda,...

Parade College welcomes female VM students in 2025

Parade College is excited to announce that the college’s VCE Vocational Major (VM) program, based at the Preston Campus, will become co-educational in 2025...

Discover the Green Leaves difference for yourself

Green Leaves Early Learning specialises in the fundamental stages of educational development from nursery through to kinder (six weeks through to six years). With...

Living the good life thanks to Uniting AgeWell

There are some things that go together – just ask Alfredo and Carmela Guzzi. Olive oil and love, are integral in cooking traditional Italian cuisine....

Two men charged following death of Thomastown death

Two men have been charged following the death of a man in Thomastown earlier this month. A 43-year-old Lalor man, who was wanted in...

Youths get creative

Hume youth services hosted a street art winter school holiday program allowing young people to showcase their creative flair. Broadmeadows youths aged from 12-18 took...

Craigieburn man’s disappearance ‘suspicious’

Police are appealing for information about the disappearance of 43-year-old Craigieburn man, Adrian Romeo, which is being treated as suspicious. Police said Mr Romeo was...

Survey shows Aussies want to exercise but can’t get enough

New research by sports retailer rebel sport has revealed that 16 per cent of Australians are exercising just once a week and sometimes less. This...

Free dental for more kids

The Smile Squad program has now delivered free dental care to more than 100,000 students – helping thousands of parents save time and money...

Nominate a Local Hero to win Australia’s Sports Dad of the Year

Australians, including those in Hume and Whittlesea, are being called upon to nominate local dads in the community for the 2024 Philips Community Sports...

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Berry new Dogs captain

The Western Bulldogs will have a new AFLW captain with Deanna Berry appointed the club’s captain for 2024, Berry becomes just the third captain in...