Sue Hewitt The ashes of a murdered underworld figure’s head – the only remains found of him – have been scattered at Flemington racecourse, according to the dead man’s friend.
Patrick Hatch A young man is fighting for his life after a hit-and-run collision in Melbourne.
Mark Hawthorne The Victoria Racing Club has unveiled its $120 million replacement for the historic members' grandstand at Flemington Racecourse, and hopes it can open the new facility in time for the 2017 Melbourne...
Police are investigating a cleaner who allegedly took upskirt photographs of women at Flemington Racecourse on Derby day.
Simon Johanson Hundreds of apartments are set tower over Australia’s most famous horse race.
Rachel Wells A Brisbane-based paralegal has won the national final of the Fashions on the Field competition at Flemington.
Jason Dowling The planned multi-billion dollar tollway connecting the Eastern Freeway to CityLink will emerge in Parkville sporting fields, but the footprint of a city off-ramp remains unclear.
Clay Lucas An inner-city councillor who ran as a Liberal Party candidate has helped a new micro-party opposing the East West Link.
Nick Toscano and Royce Millar The trade union formerly led by Labor leader Bill Shorten promised employers a "good working relationship" if they bought expensive fund-raiser tickets that helped generate cash for an industry slush...
Adam Carey It was the turn of the 1990s, Victoria's economy was as lank as Kurt Cobain's hair and civil engineers were scratching around for work.
Sue Hewitt and Jo Davy Police in Moonee Valley will be among the first in Australia to hand out "receipts" explaining why they have stopping people on the street, in a bid to stamp out racism in the force.
Sue Hewitt MasterChef judge Gary Mehigan is facing his own foodie challenge with several rivals vying to oust him from his Moonee Ponds Boathouse restaurant.
Larissa Nicholson and Adam Cooper The state coroner has found it is not possible to determine the circumstances around the death of a young Ethiopian-Australian man whose body was found in the Maribyrnong River.
Tammy Mills The Melbourne bus driver who Wilfred star Jason Gann assaulted at the spring racing carnival siphoned almost $50,000 in Work Cover payments was given a suspended sentence on the first day of new...
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Clay Lucas An elderly Collingwood resident bought out by the government as it prepares the way for the East West Link says Melbourne’s property boom is creating a double headache for her as she tries to...
A lovestruck stablehand bombarded a strapper with texts, phone calls and emails before king-hitting her in the mounting yard on Oaks Day last year, a Melbourne court has heard.
An obsessed stablehand who blamed unrequited love for king-hitting a female strapper on ‘‘ladies day’’ at the Melbourne Cup Carnival has been jailed.
Adam Carey A legal challenge that two inner city councils have launched against the East West Link is under a cloud after the trial date was deferred until mid-December, more than two weeks after the state...
Clay Lucas, Adam Carey, Jane Lee Legal difficulties and questions over the East West Link cost-benefits, risks and transparency continue to mount.