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Elena Sheldon with the honour roll recognising SLAC contributors from as far back as 1945. 143465 Picture: ROB CAREW
Centre looks back
ELENA Sheldon has watched countless people turn their lives around. She’s managed Springvale Learning and Activities Centre (SLAC) for 10 years. The... Read More »
Spring into spring
WHO among us doesn’t enjoy the wonders of spring? Not many, I wouldn’t have thought, unless you’re the Grinch or possibly even Oscar the Grouch.... Read More »
Fiona McAllister and Mandy Nicholson with Mandy's great-nieces, Nanjera and Djirra, and some of the cards from the Woiwurrung Language Resource for Early Years, launched last week. 145256 Picture: JESSE GRAHAM
Indigenous words launch
ABORIGINAL culture and language will be more accessible for children in the classroom, after the Yarra Ranges Council launched a package to teach the ... Read More »
Victoria SES tweet shows  the Mount Feathertop Alpine Rescue distance details. 145430 Picture: TWITTER
Mountain top rescue
A 16-YEAR-OLD student has been rescued from Mount Feathertop while on a school excursion following a sprained ankle on Friday. The teenager was part o... Read More »
Natalia Abarzua taking a break from her stair climbing. 145060 Picture: ROB CAREW
Big steps towards better health
NATALIA Abarzua has had a complicated year and the Eureka Climb has helped her channel some of that energy into a positive pursuit for herself and the... Read More »
McMillan MP Russell Broadbent, Minister for Territories, Local Government and Major Projects Paul Fletcher, Eastern Victoria Region MP Harriet Shing, Baw Baw mayor Debbie Brown and VicRoads project delivery manager Ray Paterson turn the sod at Longwarry on Friday morning 9 October. 145333 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
Freeway gets a change for the better
WORKS officially commenced this morning to remove a deadly Longwarry intersection. Minister for Territories, Local Government and Major Projects Paul ... Read More »
Casey student Andrew Leong with his dad Ni Tec Leong and Holt MP Anthony Byrne.
Smart move for Narre Warren researcher
A NARRE Warren student will soon be showcasing his smarts on the world stage. Andrew Leong, who recently completed a PhD at Monash University, has bee... Read More »