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IT WAS a coup of the best kind for a local politician. For Casey MP Tony Smith to get Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, to a 7am business breakfast befo...

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POLICE are appealing for any witnesses after four people were injured in a head-on collision at Woori Yallock last Tuesday. The driver of a white ...

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AN out-of-control vehicle struck six cars at Healesville Walk carpark last Thursday about 3.50pm. In a peak time for the business district, with m...

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TRAGEDY has struck a hills family overnight. A two-year-old boy was killed when a huge tree fell on the family home in The Patch. The tree was brought...

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THEY’RE allies in improving Aboriginal health, but Eastern Health staff and some of the best Aboriginal sporting talent will become fierce opponents...

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A LILYDALE program supporting boys impacted by family violence will end due to funding cuts. The ‘Peaceful Warrior’ program that will end in F...

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Tourist News

Lisa Glassborow and Charlie Caputo with the park and stage area behind.129438 Picture: ROB CAREW
FANCY a night out, with all the classic Aussie rock tunes not too far from home? Rock Berry Jam is back again in 2015 with headline acts including Jon...

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Cameron Semmens with his poetry. 129233
A FALLEN tree has been turned into a work of art. The massive tree that crushed Belgrave’s Micawber Tavern in August inspired Cameron Semmens to cre...

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Wedding Bells

Photos: Kim Cartmell
WEDDINGS are expensive and there is no getting around it. As a bride on a budget, I have sought out countless blogs and articles with tips for how to ...

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Cameron McKenzie and his wife, Michelle, on their wedding day at Riverstone Estate. 
Picture: Mike Emmett
IT’S arguably one of the most difficult questions when it comes to a wedding – is smaller or bigger better? The question has a myriad of quest...

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Amy and her husband Chris celebrated at Gum Gully Farm. Pictures: WILDBERRY STUDIO
WHEN Amy Sheridan and her husband Chris saw the old wooden chapel at Gum Gully Farm, they knew they found the perfect place to tie the knot. “It was...

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