PSO stabbed at Coburg train station

PSO officer.

Adrian Lowe Police have charged a man with attempting to stab a protective services officer at a train station in Melbourne's inner north.

Police investigate Coburg house fire

Fire, MFB, Metropolitan Fire Brigade

Deborah Gough Police are investigating a house fire in Coburg, which firefighters say was "suspicious".

Fight for the old school tie: Coburg's got just the place

The Age News 27/03/2012 photo Justin McManus. High School for Coburg group at the site that has just be sold back to the State Govt. Parents and children from many of the local Primary schools.

Jason Dowling Developers have confirmed the site of the former Coburg High School, is for sale again.

126 jobs in limbo at Coburg car components supplier

Toyota HiLux

Clay Lucas Workers at a Coburg car parts supplier will find out at 1pm today if they still have a job.

Turning the page to tomorrow's library as funding comes under threat

private book collections.

Ian Rose It is Tuesday morning, it is 11 o' clock, and here at Belgrave Library that means it is story time. For the past 10 minutes or so, a gaggle of parents has been browsing and mingling in the children's...

Melbourne renters face harsh home truths as gentrification creeps north

Jordan Lockett

Nick Toscano Renters are being priced out of working-class suburbia as gentrification creeps further north.

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Police search for Sydney Road armed robber

A woman police wish to speak to in relation to an armed robbery in Sydney Road, Coburg.

Patrick Hatch A woman wrapped a scarf around her face before holding up a clothing store in Melbourne's north on the weekend. Police say the woman entered the Sydney Road store in Coburg about 3.

Man arrested after the murder of Hawthorn father Wayne Amey

Police diver.

Rania Spooner, Adam Cooper and Nino Bucci Police have arrested a man who had been on the run for more than a week after the murder of a Hawthorn father.

Police hunt duo after alleged kidnapping

Benjamin Millar Police are hunting for two people on the run following an alleged kidnapping in Melbourne's north.

Woman charged over kidnapping, car chase

Benjamin Millar A Watsonia woman has been arrested after a police chase over her alleged role in a kidnapping and armed robbery in Melbourne's north.

Labor needs protective services officers for 24-hour public transport plan

Protective services officer

Henrietta Cook The state Opposition will extend the operation of the protective services officers program.

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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.

Brotherly 'love' outed as revenue scam


Steve Butcher The bond had been strong, but Bill and Jim Karras' once brotherly love definitely went no deeper than that.

Jill Meagher's killer back in court

A handcuffed Adrian Ernest Bayley arrives at court on Tuesday morning.

Family members of murdered Melbourne woman Jill Meagher have attended court to express the impact the crime has had on their lives.

Adrian Bayley in court

'He should never be released'

Adrian Enrest Bayley arrives at court.

Mark Russell Adrian Ernest Bayley is a sexual predator who should never be released.

Judge praises boy who shot mother's attacker


Mark Russell The State Coroner has today praised a 12-year-old boy for shooting dead a convicted criminal who was attacking his mother in their Coburg home.

Building blocks to a better city

Jason Roberts

Shane Green Can you change an area one street party at a time? A new movement is doing just that, and planners and councils are taking note.

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Hinch on contempt charge over Meagher case

Derryn Hinch and Jill Meagher.

Veteran broadcaster expects he'll end up in jail if convicted for contempt of court over the Jill Meagher case.

Melbourne rapper remanded after guilty plea

Corinthian Morgan

Adam Cooper A Melbourne rapper who wrote about life on the run has been remanded in custody after pleading guilty in court to an armed car-jacking and attempting to rob a post office.

Measles outbreak fear as virus spreads


Julia Medew Health authorities are fearing a measles outbreak in Victoria after nine cases of the potentially fatal virus were diagnosed in Melbourne over the past three weeks.