Paul Millar and Reid Sexton The first person charged over Friday night's Oakleigh riot was fuelled by alcohol when he smashed a shop window and helped overturn a ute, an out-of-sessions court heard last night.
Thomas Hunter With kicks and punches raining down on him as he was lay on the ground, Age photographer Wayne Hawkins thought he would die during the Oakleigh riot.
Adam Carey and Caroline Zielinski Peak-hour commuters hit by combination of long delays, over-crowded trains and substitute bus services as Metro attempts to complete its already delayed rail works.
Stephen Cauchi A man who was murdered and stuffed into a wheelie bin that ended up in a tip was behaving violently before he died, the Melbourne Magistrates Court heard on Thursday.
Adam Carey and Dan Oakes Former Victorian detective Paul Dale has been found not guilty of lying about his relationship with slain underworld figure Carl Williams.
Jared Lynch A soccer club on Melbourne's eastern fringe is appealing to the sport's highest national body, the FFA, in an attempt to avert financial ruin.
Adam Carey and Nino Bucci Train services have mostly returned to normal after storms disrupted morning travel for thousands of commuters.
Jared Lynch Football Federation Victoria has charged Dandenong Thunder with misconduct after a 10-year-old girl was hit in the face with a flare during the Victorian Premier League grand final.
Megan Levy A drunk tow-truck driver has been arrested after causing a trail of destruction in Melbourne's east early this morning, police say.
Steve Butcher A kindergarten committee member has appeared in a Melbourne court charged with stealing more than $200,000 from the kindergarten's accounts.
Jared Lynch A 10-year-old girl is lucky to have her sight after being hit in the face with a flare fired from a gun at AAMI Park.
Vince Chadwick and Adam Cooper Candidate's letterhead hijacked to wrongly proclaim he supported new mosques.
Mark Russell A father and son have appeared in court today accused of bashing and robbing a 91-year-old woman in her Mount Waverley home.
Mark Russell Father and son accused of bashing and robbing a woman in her Mount Waverley home have appeared in court.
THERE is a secret place in Melbourne that is known around the world. Search the internet for the Grange Reserve in Clayton South and you can find stories of a UFO and government conspiracy.
Jared Lynch Dandenong Thunder supporters appear to be keeping mum about how a flare ended up hitting a 10-year-old girl in the face during the Victorian Premier League grand final, frustrating police.
Jared Lynch Dandenong Thunder supporters appear to be keeping mum about how a flare hit a 10-year-old girl in the face during the Victorian Premier League grand final, frustrating police.
Megan Levy Police are investigating the suspected theft of a quarter of a million dollars from a kindergarten in Melbourne's south-east.
Benjamin Preiss The skills training regulator has revoked a Melbourne college's registration leaving more than 1000 students to find somewhere else to complete their studies.
Marika Dobbin When Jennifer Li took to playing an imaginary piano on the dining-room table when she was just seven, her grandfather asked if she would like to have lessons and an instrument of her own.