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Rose Garden’s vision for virtues

ROSE Garden Childcare Centre in Lilydale is having an open day on Saturday 21 February. Between 10am and 1pm parents will have the opportunity to...

Prepare for the animals

By Melissa MeehanPETS and stock are often the forgotten ones in times of crisis. And Animal Aid is urging farmers and pet owners to...

In the silence, rubble speaks volumes

By Melissa MeehanAN EERIE silence hangs over where Narbethong once stood. Driving through the town along the Maroondah Highway brings tears to the eyes...

Grapes withering

By Kath GannawayYARRA Valley grape growers were counting their losses this week in an industry scorched in seven days of heatwave and two days...

Scant tales of hope

By Melissa MeehanTHE heart of the Yarra Valley was a scene of smouldering land and police roadblocks after the inferno that ripped through Yarra...

Putting clothes on their backs

By Tania Martin SIMPLY finding a change of clothes is a challenge for many living in the Yarra Valley as they continue to count the...

Champs camp

By Monique EbringtonYARRA VALLEY children piled onto a McKenzies bus with sleeping bags, swimmers, pillows and the local police for the annual Portsea Camp. In...

Drive for justice

By Kath GannawayTHE father of a 21-year-old Warburton man killed in a car crash at Warburton in 2007 has called for radical and early...

A life of service

By Kath GannawaySHIRLEY Dennehy, who died on 5 January, valued the public school education that provided the building blocks for a lifetime of exceptional...

‘Sorry’ speech celebrated

By Monique Ebrington‘SORRY’ was the word that had the nation at a standstill on 13 February 2008 when Prime Minister Kevin Rudd apologised to...

Jolly trolleys

Plenty of people enjoyed the novelty of the new store, live coverage from 3AW and plenty of giveaways. Hourly trolley dashes kept customers entertained as...

Club centenary celebrated

By Stuart TeatherCRICKETERS past and present came together at the Yarra Junction Cricket Club on the weekend to help celebrate the club’s centenary. Former members...

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A centenary of service

A local historian, who has spent 30 years researching the history of Lilydale RSL, has compiled his findings in a new book to commemorate...