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Whittlesea council wants to hear from locals

City of Whittlsea council is hosting its quarterly community meeting and drop-in session at Barry Road Community Activity Centre in Thomastown from 6:15pm on...

Applications now open for Lendlease’s community grant program

Applications are now open for Lendlease’s ‘Local Green Champions’ grant program with $80,000 worth in funding available for eligible Victorian community organisations. Lendlease is...

The Blues and Jets tie in charity match

Greenvale local Peter DiGiantomasso lost his only sibling Jack to Leukemia almost 10 years ago and his uncle a few years later. Wanting to...

Appeal for public assistance following incidents at parks in Mill Park and Lalor

Detectives are seeking assistance from the public following three incidents at parks in Mill Park and Lalor in April and June. Investigators have been...

Lalor local honoured for multicultural works

Whittlesea local Nurcihan Ozturk is being celebrated for her work and volunteering in the multicultural community sector over the last 40 years. She was...

George Sherwin Park and playground is now open for Whittlesea locals

George Sherwin Park and Playground at Aurora is now open in Wollert. Located at 40 Chetwynd Grove, Wollert, the new adventure playground features a bouldering...

Appeal to combat violence against women

White Ribbon Australia has put the call out for Australians, including those in Hume and Whittlesea to put an end to violence against women. As...

Crime declines in Melbourne’s north

Crime has declined in Melbourne’s north by over 20 per cent over the 12 months to the end of March 2022, compared to the...

90km/h over the limit in South Morang

A P-plate driver has been caught travelling 90km/h over the speed limit in South Morang. Highway Patrol officers observed a red VW Golf GTI travelling...

Nominate a Victorian senior of the year

Victorians are being encouraged to recognise and celebrate community contributes made by seniors, including those in Hume and Whittlesea, by nominating them for Victorian...

Renters to easily reclaim bond

The state government has made an overhaul of the Residential Tenancies Bond Authority (RTBA) system, to make it easier for renters, such as those...

Mandatory pet counts in pounds and shelters

The state government will introduce mandatory reporting and collection of data to improve the standard of care for animals in shelters and pounds, including...

State government to expand Best Start, Best Life program

The state government will be expanding the Best Start, Best Life program with three new initiatives to help support parents across Victoria, like those...

Nominations are now open Australian of the Year

It’s time to have your say in who will be the next Australian of the Year- public nominations for the 2023 Australian of the...

State unemployment rate at record low

Victoria's unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level since records began. Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released on Thursday shows...

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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...

Magpies dig deep