Alana Schetzer A large grass fire that burnt near a hospital in Melbourne’s east is being treated as suspicious.
Mark Hawthorne In the world of Liberal Party politics, they were nicknamed the ''Bamboo House Generals'', a cabal of Peter Costello loyalists who would lunch with the federal Treasurer at the upmarket Chinatown...
Richard Willingham Victorian Premier Denis Napthine's election campaign has been dealt an embarrassing blow, with senior minister Mary Wooldridge losing preselection for the state seat of Kew.
Josh Gordon Premier Denis Napthine has dramatically intervened to promote his favoured candidate in an increasingly hostile preselection battle for the plum Liberal seat of Kew.
Alana Schetzer A man has been charged with murder after another man was allegedly stabbed and fell onto the roof of a Kew guesthouse.
Caroline Zielinski A young man's car has been impounded after he was clocked speeding 80km/h over the limit in Melbourne's east on Thursday night.
Adrian Lowe A keen-eyed street cleaner found a luxury sports car stolen early on Tuesday about 60 kilometres from home, 20 hours after it was stolen from its Kew garage.
Thomas O'Byrne An early morning hunt for a stolen vehicle ended with a dramatic crash at a cemetery in Melbourne's east.
Chris Vedelago The man once dubbed Australia's worst landlord has been slugged with a $3.3 million tax bill despite his being dead for more than two years.
Farrah Tomazin Tim Smith has never been the type of person to back down just because the odds are against him. As a rower at Scotch College - before he represented Australia in three world championships and two...
James Massola and Richard Willingham Federal Liberal MPs fear the bitter Victorian preselection for Kew could cost the party votes.
Richard Willingham Over the past weeks Premier Denis Napthine has been asked what Plan B was for senior cabinet minister Mary Wooldridge should she lose preselection in Kew to Tim Smith.
Farrah Tomazin Mary Wooldridge has spent the past two months in a door-to-door marathon to woo the people who will determine her fate next week: the preselectors for the state seat of Kew.
Aisha Dow Homelessness experts are pushing for the condition to be listed as an official cause of death, as murder, chronic illness and festering sores continue to claim the lives of some of Victoria's most...
Catherine Chisholm Good morning. This is The Age's coverage of Victoria's bushfire emergency this Monday.
Farrah Tomazin The state Liberals are under pressure to impose a strict ban on women being asked inappropriate questions about their children or marital status during preselections, as part of a broader push to...
Alana Schetzer The Napthine government's plan to sell off hundreds of aged-care beds is likely to include those dedicated to young people with acquired brain injuries, raising fears they will not receive high-end...
Josh Gordon The east-west link will trigger huge increases in traffic on key sections of Melbourne's road network, with parts of Hoddle Street and the Liberal stronghold of Kew among the worst hit.
Adam Carey Three railway lines will be completely shut down for more than three weeks from Saturday until January 19 as work on the regional rail link, the state's biggest infrastructure project, goes into...
Deborah Gough Wildlife rescuers are trying to save thousands of flying foxes after hundreds of the animals began to drop from trees either dead or dehydrated in Kew and Bendigo, suffering from the heat.