Fast food customer assaulted in Brunswick

Deborah Gough A man walking home with takeaway food was allegedly attacked and assaulted by two men in Brunswick, police say.

Tram derailed after crash in East Brunswick

Tram on a busy Sydney Road

Stephen Cauchi A tram has derailed after being hit by a car on Lygon Street, East Brunswick.

Man charged over Brunswick hit-run

Jared Lynch Police have charged a man in relation to a hit-run in Melbourne's inner northern suburbs, as well as handling stolen goods.

Police probe into five car smash in Brunswick

Kristian Silva Police are investigating whether a 'mechanical failure' was to blame for a man crashing into five cars in Brunswick on Saturday night.

Man charged over Brunswick murder

Goya Dmytryshchak A 54-year-old man will front court on Monday, charged with the murder of a younger man in Brunswick.

Dancing teen: man charged over Brunswick sex assault


Thomas O'Byrne A Coburg North man has been charged in relation to an alleged indecent assault on a 19-year-old woman at a bar in Brunswick last month.

Police officers brawl in Victoria Street, Brunswick

Victoria Police.

Rania Spooner and Thomas O'Byrne A Victorian police officer could face criminal charges after a fight with another member of the force saw his colleague hospitalised and sparked an internal investigation.

Missing Brunswick man baffles police

Caroline Zielinski A Brunswick man who has been missing for over a week has the police concerned about his safety.

He's 13, from Brunswick, and he's worked with Scorsese, Burton and Spielberg

Australian actor Gulliver McGrath

Stephanie Bunbury MOVE aside, Russell Crowe: the latest Australian actor is Melbourne-born child actor Gulliver McGrath.

Brunswick, alone and after dark

Jill's handbag found in laneway (Thumbnail)

Daniella Miletic Jill Meagher’s disappearance has left women in Brunswick scared - and watching their step.

'Honouring Jill': Brunswick mourns at a vigil by candlelight

A vigil for Jill Meagher in Brunswick.

Vince Chadwick and Nino Bucci ''It could have been me.'' Those were the sentiments of more than one mourner last night as Brunswick residents held a candlelight vigil to remember Jill Meagher.

Brunswick street closed after drug bust

Dan Oakes A large section of Brunswick Street in Fitzroy has been closed this afternoon after police pulled over a car and found a large quantity of chemical potentially used for making drugs.

Throat-slash charges over Brunswick St bottle attack

Mex Cooper A 23-year-old man accused of slashing the throat of a fellow patron in a bar along one of Melbourne's busiest nightspot strips will face court today.

Brunswick power protest sparks confrontation

The poster that has caused the ruckus.

Jason Dowling The battle over plans for a controversial expansion of a power substation in Brunswick has turned nasty with a resident's group member and power company workers clashing over protest posters.

Melbourne's wet-weather traffic chaos

Major projects wind up

Caroline Zielinski Melburnians heading to work are facing traffic chaos as wet-weather accidents cause road closures and blockages around the city.

Southland rail station deal draws closer

Mulder says Southland station on track (Thumbnail)

Farrah Tomazin The state government is on the brink of starting work on a new train station at Southland Shopping Centre.

Napthine 'asleep at wheel' as car industry crashed, says SA Premier

Denis Napthine.

Richard Willingham and Josh Gordon Denis Napthine has been accused of being "asleep at the wheel" over the future of the car industry, with his South Australian counterpart accusing him of refusing to acknowledge, in private...

East West Link buys time, but won't solve traffic woes, says authority

East West Link

Adam Carey The authority for the East West Link says traffic on Alexandra Parade will have returned to today's heavily congested levels by 2031, but that traffic on the road would be more than 10 per cent...

No jail for ex-Bandido bikie Mitchell

Toby Mitchell.

Adam Cooper Former Bandidos enforcer Toby Mitchell has avoided jail time over a Melbourne strip club brawl, after a judge found he would be a target in prison.

Ex bikie boss Toby Mitchell fears jail over King Street brawl

Toby Mitchell

Adam Cooper A judge has been urged not to jail former Bandidos boss Toby Mitchell because of fears of rivals inside prison and health concerns stemming from the two attempts on his life.