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No baby business

HOBSONS Bay City Council will not renew a contract with a baby capsule hire service but will promote similar services available in the marketplace. A...

Sad farewell to centre

THIS year’s Donald St Festival will be tinged with sadness for the folk at the Laverton Children’s Centre, commonly known as Gumnuts. Instead of using...

Charges loom

By Engelbert SchmidlPREMIER Steve Bracks’ eldest son, Nick Bracks, is expected to be summonsed on drink-driving and related traffic offence charges following a single-car...

Grant for

HOBSONS Bay Yacht Club and Hobsons Bay Sport and Game Fishing Club are set to receive $2708 from a State Government program. The funding, delivered...

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HOBSONS Bay residents with outstanding fines must pay up before June to take advantage of the State Government’s four-month fee waiver scheme. Since February 1...

Gateway to fantasy

ALTONA Gate Shopping Centre’s Mosaic Moolah for Schools has headed into fantasy land this year. After the success of the inaugural project last year, the...

New $55,000 skate park ideal for young children

A NEW skate-park will be built at JK Grant Reserve near Cherry Park Lake. The $55,000 park will be the first facility to cater for...

Trades program

A UNIQUE year 10 western suburbs program tackling Australia’s skill shortage will face extinction in 2007 unless $80,000 is raised to help it...

Replica creates ripples

By Cameron WestonTHE Duyfken docked at Workshops Jetty in Williamstown last week, one of many stops on her 12,000 kilometre odyssey from Fremantle to...

What caucus?

VICTORIA’S branch of the Australian Labor Party denies a caucus exists within Hobsons Bay City Council. State secretary Stephen Newnham last week made this clear...

Council offers artist a fishy commission

By Hamish Heard A GIANT fish is set to adorn The Warmies in Newport, after Hobsons Bay City Council announced it had offered a local...

Bracks rules

By Kirsty Ross WILLIAMSTOWN MP Steve Bracks will become Victoria’s longest serving Labor premier, after he was elected for a third historic term. The Premier cruised...

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