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Next step in M80 upgrade

Early work has begun on the upgrade of the M80 Ring Road between Sydney and Edgars roads. The $518 million upgrade will add new lanes...

Mixed ratings for train stations

Commuters have named three Whittlesea train stations as among the best in the state, while three other outer northern suburban stations have been revealed...

Bringing bustle back to Whittlesea streets

Whittlesea council is on a mission to “bring life” to the municipality’s shopping strips by matching vacant shops with businesses. The Vacant to Vibrant program...

Hume teens on the catwalk

Two Hume teens are out to prove they’ve got what it takes to have a career on the catwalk. Broadmeadows’ Dante Munoz, 16, who has...

Whittlesea mayor fights back

Whittlesea mayor Emilia Lisa Sterjova has claimed the governance issues at the council are the result of the “bullying” of two councillors, and has...

Second chance needs help

A Craigieburn animal shelter could be forced to close its doors as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Second Chance Animal Rescue (SCAR), which opened...

Salvos call for food donations

The Craigieburn Salvation Army has put the call out for donations of non-perishable food as it struggles to fill its pantry. In a video posted...

Virus shuts down region

Council-run events, programs at libraries and community houses, and theatre shows have been suspended in Whittlesea and Hume as the community grapples with the...

Bringing the Hume community together online

The Hume community is being encouraged to tune into story times and fitness classes online over the coming weeks. On Friday, the council launched its...

Busuttil claims two state titles

Max Busuttil has had a successful athletics season despite the season coming to an end early. The Greenvale resident won two state titles at the...

Whittlesea council out within days

Whittlesea council has been sacked by the state government. The bill to dismiss the council passed State Parliament this afternoon, with councillors to be replaced...

Interim administrator appointed to Whittlesea council

An interim administrator has been appointed to Whittlesea council. Local Government Minister Adem Somyurek appointed former Manningham, Yarra and Macedon Ranges council chief executive Lydia...

VTCA called off

The Victorian Turf Cricket Association has decided to cancel all grand finals this weekend in light of a progressing COVID-19 pandemic. As reported by Star...

Football postponed

There will be no local football in Melbourne’s north-west until at least May after leagues postponed the start of seasons due to the COVID-19...

Northern Knights with big win

Northern Knights produced one of their better wins in their NAB League Girls history to defeat Dandenong Stingrays on Saturday. The Knights, who entered the...

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The hidden dangers of ethanol

As part of its Drink Less, Live More campaign to raise awareness of the link between alcohol consumption and cancer, Cancer Council Victoria has...

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