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Retirees walk around the world

Retirees in South Morang have banded together to walk around the world – with a twist. Residents at Stockland’s Arilla retirement village began tracking their...

Mickleham keeps on growing

Mickleham had the highest population growth rate in the country in 2019-20, according to new Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) data. ABS regional population data...

More shops close to home

Stage two of the Merrifield city town centre is complete. The centre held a day of community celebrations late last month to mark the milestone. Centre...

A place for Mernda’s seniors

Whittlesea senior citizens will be able to maintain their independence, meet friends and stay connected at a new social support services centres under construction...

Cause of Mickleham house fire unknown

The cause of a house fire in Mickleham remains unknown. Multiple calls were made to Triple-0 this morning in relation to a single storey brick...

Circus comes to town

The circus is coming to Craigieburn. The Circus Royale’s 50th anniversary tour will be in town at Craigieburn Central until Sunday, May 16. Owner and ringmaster...

‘Nightmare’ road in councillors sights

A Hume councillor has called on the council to investigate way to improve traffic flow on Aitken Boulevard. Cr Carly Moore last week asked council...

Giving with love

Al Siraat College in Epping is running a gift drive in celebration of Eid Ul Fitr. Eid Ul Fitr is a celebration that takes place...

New shelter a refuge for cats

Victoria’s largest cat shelter has officially opened in the northern suburbs. Following a challenging 2020, the Cat Protection Society of Victoria is able to celebrate...

Exhibition celebrates Ramadan

A new multisensory art experience is coming to Broadmeadows Central. From Wednesday, May 5, the celebration of Ramadan is getting a new addition. A multisensory exhibition...

Hume looks to crack down on hoons

Hume council is calling for police to be given greater power to deal with hoon drivers, as it prepares to review its own local...

Campbellfield bin hire company fined

A Campbellfield company has been fined more than $8000 by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) Monash Bin Hire & Demolition was found to be...

PM Scott Morrison “welcomes” proposed Mickleham quarantine hub

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he “welcomes” the state government's proposal for a 500-bed COVID-19 quarantine hub in Mickleham. Last week, Acting Premier James...

Council’s good news budget

A record spend on capital works is the centrepiece of Hume council’s draft 2021-22 budget. Councillors unanimously adopted the draft budget last week, which includes...

Mum’s special day

Sunday will be a special day for Tugce Hudaverdi, with the Meadow Heights mum set to celebrate her first Mother’s Day. Ms Hudaverdi gave birth...

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Campbellfield company faces 12 charges by EPA

A Campbellfield company faces 12 charges after an Environment Protection Authority investigation into fire and e-waste stockpiling at its Sydney Road premises. The maximum penalty...