Aisha Dow The highly controversial redevelopment of Melbourne's historic Windsor Hotel has hit a major stumbling block, after the owner's bid to push back the starting date was rejected this week.
Caroline Zielinski A bandit who walked into a convenience store in Melbourne's south-east armed with a tomahawk and a syringe filled with red liquid has run off with a bag of cash.
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.
The planning tribunal has quashed the Victorian government's efforts to stop the $285 million redevelopment of Melbourne's historic Hotel Windsor.
Paul Austin The Windsor Hotel redevelopment affair could blow up before a state election, with MPs contemplating the arrest of government advisers for contempt of Parliament.
Jason Dowling Notes taken in a meeting between Planning Minister Justin Madden and the developer behind the Hotel Windsor redevelopment are being withheld by the government.
Anna Prytz Metro Trains' authorised officers have come under fire for using excessive force to detain a young man at Windsor station.
Henrietta Cook A rainbow sticker graces the window of the Liberal MP's electoral office, the Labor candidate is gay and the Greens candidate campaigns in queer clubs.
Aisha Dow More than half the city's cranes are swinging over the suburbs as the high-rise development boom takes hold beyond the CBD.
Elizabeth Morrison There's so much more to the man who made The Age a force to be reckoned with.
Christmas has come in July for a 101-year-old Melbourne woman who has received a big cheque and a rent-free promise from the government.
Tammy Mills Police say an incident on the train line at Windsor on Thursday night was "attempted self-harm".
Aisha Dow Planning Minister Matthew Guy has again scuttled plans for a luxury hotel tower on the Palace Theatre site – this time just days before Melbourne City Council was tipped to finally approve the...
Patrick Hatch, Goya Dmytryshchak, Beau Donelly, Tammy Mills, Rania Spooner A family of five living in an outer-Melbourne suburb, a Melbourne-based Dutch national living in Windsor and a couple who migrated to Australia 20 years ago have emerged as the latest victims of the...
Rania Spooner, Caroline Zielinski, Nick Toscano, Goya Dmytryshchak Tributes have started flowing for the Victorians killed in the MH17 disaster.
Christina Zhou & Aisha Dow Fitzroy labelled "Toorak of the north".
Mark Russell More than a decade after a self-proclaimed "vampire gigolo" was gunned down in cold blood, three men are standing trial accused of his murder, allegedly motivated by vengeance.
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Tessa van der Riet The Sandringham line has resumed running after a person was struck by a train near Windsor station.
Darren Gray It was so grand in its gold-rush heyday that some of the paint used on the iron lacework contained flecks of real gold.