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Community nabs new bus

By Joshua Wells A NEW community bus will be available to members of the community in Whittlesea which will aim to assist 80 local volunteers in their program delivery. Whittlesea Community House manager Mary-Lynn Griffith was...

Monitor council plea

By Joshua Wells THE City of Whittlesea Council will formally ask the government to request a municipal monitor for six months after a heated special meeting on Tuesday, May 8. The special meeting was called by...

Council to ask for monitor

By Joshua Wells  THE City of Whittlesea Council will formally ask the government to request a municipal monitor for six months after a heated special meeting on Tuesday, May 8. The special meeting was called by...

Council to ask for monitor

By Joshua Wells AN ONGOING dispute between councillors from the City of Whittlesea has led to a special meeting tonight where it will be requested a municipal monitor be installed. The potential request to the Minister...

Funding to make a splash in Whittlesea

By Joshua Wells CITY of Whittlesea councillors have clashed on the Proposed Annual Budget 2018/19 which was approved by councillors last week. The City of Whittlesea is set to separate waste charges from their rates in...

Light it up

By Joshua Wells WHITTLESEA is one step closer to having the lights on Church Street upgraded with North Ward Councillor Tom Joseph set to move a motion to have $160,000 allocated to the township at...

Man arrested after allegedly causing Whittlesea crash

By Joshua Wells A 32-year-old Nunawading man was arrested in Whittlesea this morning following an accident on April 8 along Plenty Road. Police allege the man’s car had been erratically overtaking a number of other vehicles...

Andrews must act

Middle Gorge issue LOCAL groups have combined to send a combined community letter to the Premier, Daniel Andrews,  regarding the renaming of Marymede Station on the Mernda railway extension project. As reported in last week’s Whittlesea...

Nix to name change

by Ian Blyth THE unexpected change of name of one of the stations on the Mernda rail extension has received a less than enthusiastic response from residents. Originally named Marymede, the station has morphed into Middle...

Time to speak out

By Brooke Haffenden A 14-YEAR-OLD author and campaigner visited St Mary’s Primary School in Whittlesea last week with a powerful message for the students. Attending the school, Monique Mastrobattista shone a light on bullying and told...