Community

Not happy Dan

THE Premier and his transport minister will be left with no doubt the local community is not happy with the current transport services – in town bus services and V/Line. The Seymour Train Action Group...

Ecotherapy Park continues to climb

by Jackson Russell ROMSEY Ecotherapy Park is one of three Macedon projects to be selected for funding through the state government’s Pick My Project fund. Voting results were released on Tuesday with the Romsey Ecotherapy Park’s...

Whittlesea HEART break

by Joshua Wells A COMMUNITY advocate has expressed her disappointment at the government’s Pick My Project campaign after the township of Whittlesea failed to attract funding. Whittlesea Community House’s Mary-Lyn Griffith said some ‘who got up...

More funding for Wallan projects

AN innovative $2.17 million relocatable Early Learning Centre in Wallan East on the corner of Wallara Waters Boulevard and South Station Street is one of a raft of projects announced last week. The centre will...

Whittlesea inspiring women

WOMEN and girls living through the City of Whittlesea are being urged to share their stories in an attempt to get people talking. The aim of the initiative is to help participants gain more confidence...

Get into voice for Christmas

WITH just three months until Christmas the community carols choir is warming up its vocal cords for the annual Carols by Candlelight. The community carols choir is looking for singers to start rehearsing for the...

Challenges in the north

AROUND 40 local business and community leaders joined Member for Yan Yean, Danielle Green, and the Treasurer, Tim Pallas at a business lunch that focussed on issues and achievements in Melbourne’s north. Mr Pallas addressed...

Timely gift

THE bland stonework of the Mill Street Mall is to be given new life with the gift of a Kilmore town clock by the Southern Mitchell Rotary Club. The club has come up with a...

Whittlesea winner

by Jackson RussellA WHITTLESEA supermarket might be the luckiest store in the state, with yet another of the store’s customers winning the Champions IGA Grand Grocery Giveaway.Whittlesea resident Francesca Perta won the first of...

Council backs statement

MACEDON Ranges Shire is a step closer to a localised planning statement following a Special Council Meeting in Gisborne on Thursday night. The draft localised planning statement, now known as the Macedon Ranges Statement of...