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Piggy in the middle

Parents in Hume and Whittlesea, with the cost of living increasing, now is a better time than ever to teach children about the importance...

The benefits of craft in an uncertain world

There’s no doubt about it, the last two years have been a rollercoaster ride of change, fear and uncertainty. However, one thing that many...

Living out retirement to the fullest

In a recent survey conducted by Savvy, it has been revealed that 91.6 per cent of Australians, including those in Melbourne's north, believe that...

Open day at Snobs Creek Hatchery

The Victorian Fisheries Authority’s Snobs Creek hatchery is welcoming visitors to the site over the school holidays, welcoming visitors, like those from Hume and...

Reach out for help with AA

Residents in Melbourne's north, the following is a message from Alcoholics Anonymous Central Service Office: What is AA? Alcoholics Anonymous is an organisation whose primary...

Must-know changes to housing and super

The federal government recently made several changes to super provisions relating to housing that may result in an easier path into the market for...

Four easy ways to save water around your garden

Whether you love your lawn or want to grow a tropical oasis in your backyard, for gardeners in Melbourne's north, being water smart can...

Be prepared and take the hassle out of holidays

Residents of Melbourne's north, the following is a message from VACC Chief Executive Officer, Geoff Gwilym: We are approaching school holiday time and for many...

Sustainability responsibility

Sustainability is a focus of many schools these days, with students often encouraged to engage in practices such as packing ‘nude’ lunches, recycling and...

Property investment: is it for you?

Many people consider investing in property in the hope of bringing wealth to their lives. Whilst there are many alternatives such as stocks, bonds...

Ear we go again

It is a common misconception that hearing loss is an issue that is usually only faced by older people. However, hearing loss is certainly...

Sustainability responsibility

Sustainability is a focus of many schools these days, with students often encouraged to engage in practices such as packing ‘nude’ lunches, recycling and...

Sculpting a big impact in a small space

As backyards shrink, new ideas for gardens are on the rise across Melbourne's north. Smaller areas have necessitated a rethink in how to design outdoor...

First home buyer schemes a success

Aspiring first home buyers are being encouraged by the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIV) to confirm their spot in the federal government’s First...

Call for Red Cross retail volunteers

The Australian Red Cross is looking for more volunteers to join retail teams across Victoria. Red Cross Shops sell new and donated clothes, accessories...

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Station delay frustrates brigade

Craigieburn Fire Brigade captain Chris Gray says firefighters are frustrated the suburb’s new fire station remains unbuilt, more than four years after it was...

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