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Katie with her children, Jack, Hayley, Lucy and baby Emily. 139232
Joy in life after draining depression
MOTHER of four Katie Lithgow gets a lot of love from her young brood, but for several years the Pakenham woman felt sad and alone. The 33-year-old... Read More »
Sri Samy, Elaine Smith and volunteer Melissa Grenville load the new Friends of Refugees truck. 139395 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
Loaded with care
Volunteer takes to the road to help asylum seekers… PUBLICITY-SHY but unquestionably generous, Elaine Smith is a major reason for Friends of... Read More »
Nari McGifford,Vin Wilton and Captain Stuart McGifford raising money in Dandenong. 138849 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
Money rattle hits the road
THE Dandenong Salvation Army receives upwards of $1 million through the Red Shield Appeal every year. Captain Stuart McGifford said money raised a... Read More »
George Perini, MP Steve Herbert, Mitsubishi's Simon Eastwell and VACC Vice President Tony Sanchez unveil the school's new Lancer for students to work on at today's event. 139384 Picture: JESSE GRAHAM
Students gear up for trade futures
STUDENTS from around the Yarra Valley will have better skills to enter the automotive industry, after $200,000 in parts were donated to Healesvill... Read More »
Federal Indi MP Cathy McGowan touring Wilson Transformers in Wodonga with general manager Jon Retford and Argentinian Ambassador Pedro Villagro Delgado.
Region’s making a name for itself
NORTH East Victoria’s profile as a manufacturing hub is set to receive a boost through a forum to showcase the region. While Federal Indi MP Cathy M... Read More »
Stacey's mother Deb Waters knows that her daughter would be greatly honoured by the planting of a tree in her name.
Tree tribute to a rare soul
A MACADAMIA native has been planted to honour Tewantin’s Stacey Mowle, following her tragic passing in March last year. The simple yet moving ceremo... Read More »
Warwick clothing retailers Joe and Jackie Coorey.
The two Joes
IT’S the tale of two Joes. Joe Hockey in Canberra wants small business owner Joe Coorey in Warwick to help get the country moving. As part of th... Read More »