Cameron Houston A former manager at Stonnington Council has been charged with almost 1000 offences.
Carolyn Webb The City of Stonnington is flush with nightclubs, shops and socialites. What it doesn't have a lot of, is parks. And so it has set out to acquire some.
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...
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.
James Massola and Richard Willingham Federal Liberal MPs fear the bitter Victorian preselection for Kew could cost the party votes.
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.
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...
Chris Vedelago and Cameron Houston Billionaire Lindsay Fox could be banned from using an inner-city state high school oval as a private helicopter landing pad to commute between his Toorak mansion and seaside estate in Portsea.
Eddie Morton Cashed-up high school students are tracking down lookalikes on social media and buying their identification cards before sneaking into Melbourne's bars and clubs, police say.
Adam Carey Noise walls along a Monash Freeway off-ramp in Malvern are so deteriorated that sections are at risk of collapse.
Marika Dobbin New buildings will be restricted to a maximum of eight metres in Melbourne's quiet residential streets under sweeping new planning reforms, the state government has announced.
Aisha Dow and Isaac Johanson A catfight has erupted between animal lovers over a council's plans to scale back the killing of domestic animals that stray from home, with wildlife workers demanding all stray cats be euthanased.
Adrian Lowe A man in his 40s is dead after he was shot by a policeman during a roadside intercept in Melbourne's inner south-east.
Rachel Wells A ferry will transport visitors from the CBD to Chapel Street as part of revitalisation plan.
Adam Carey A promise to reduce the high number of bicycle crashes on one of Melbourne's busiest inner-city streets is in limbo after a local council rejected a radical bike lane design proposed by government...
Cameron Houston and Chris Vedelago Stonnington council has sacked a senior employee and several others are under investigation over allegations of widespread corruption that may have cost ratepayers up to a quarter of a million...
A late night booze ban across inner Melbourne has been extended again.
Jason Dowling Residents at a Malvern retirement village are furious at plans for a nearby outdoor restaurant with occasional live music that they say will keep them awake at night.
Dan Oakes Caught on camera in the dead of night, with an item of washing draped over his head, the man managed to look both menacing and ridiculous.