Mark Russell It was the end of a normal working week when Jill Meagher left the ABC radio office in Southbank on Friday, September 21 last year with friend and work colleague Sky Condon.
Steve Butcher A London restaurant manager’s plans to open a site in Melbourne is off the menu after his arrest for alleged involvement in a credit card skimming scam.
Steve Butcher Australian champion swimmer Grant Hackett will front a Melbourne court to deny he tried to run down his former brother-in-law behind the wheel of a black Mercedes-Benz.
Marc Pallisco The first of two skyscrapers has been unveiled for the Southbank site, which in 2004 late Crazy John founder John Ilhan wanted to replace with a radical high-rise in the shape of a mobile phone.
Stephen Cauchi Telstra's mobile network is down in central Melbourne and the inner suburbs.
Jason Dowling and Michelle Griffin Proposals for a 404-metre office tower have been condemned by Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle.
Jason Dowling A massive new Collins Street tower could cast a shadow over the Yarra River and Southbank.
Eli Greenblat The release this week of Australia's most prestigious wine, Penfolds Grange, has become a plaything of cut-price online sites, which are pitching to sell the iconic red at the cheapest possible price.
Jason Dowling Lord mayor Robert Doyle will push to massively expand the City of Melbourne boundary with the annexation of the Fishermans Bend development area.
Deborah Gough Port Melbourne police chase ended when a motorcyclist tried to dump his bike in a multi-level car park and escape on foot only to be nabbed by waiting police.
Farrah Tomazin Heidi Victoria had no sooner been sworn in to Denis Napthine's cabinet than she earned a reputation as an elusive media performer.
Stephen Cauchi The parents of Eltham man Shannon McCormack – killed six years ago by a single punch to the head outside a nightclub – are 'astounded' that no one has recognised the recently released image of the...
Jared Lynch and Adam Carey The state government hopes handing out free helmets will breathe life into its failing bike-share program, which is yet to break even in three years of operation.
Marika Dobbin Planning Minister Matthew Guy has been dubbed ''Mr Skyscraper'' after approving 20 high rises.
Farrah Tomazin and Josh Gordon Matthew Guy isn't one to walk away from a blue. Not when he reckons he's been misrepresented, not when there is a tall building involved and not when it involves his politically fraught planning...
Michael Sweet Minister Matthew Guy is expected to sign off on a permit amendment for Australia 108 this week, according to sources close to the project, giving the green light to Fender Katsalidis' 388-metre tower...
Dan Oakes Police believe CCTV footage might hold the key to catching the killer of a man felled by a single punch outside a city nightclub more than five years ago.
A former Victorian police officer who leaked details about a counter-terrorism raid to a journalist has avoided jail.
Annabel Ross With a three-day weekend starting on Australia Day, there are bountiful options for music fans.
Marika Dobbin Police investigate destruction of a large street tree worth $42,000 outside proposed site for Melbourne CBD's 'tallest residential tower'.