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Local pharmacy picks up national award

Pharmacist Ashleigh Muffet attributes Direct Chemist Outlet (DCO) Kingston’s recent Best in Business 2021 award to the staff’s approachable nature, the business’s customer focus...

Council aiming for zero deaths by 2050

The City of Greater Geelong is aiming for zero deaths or serious injuries on its road by 2050. The ambitious strategy follows two stages of...

Heather has a VIEW to make a difference

Ocean Grove Day VIEW (Voice, Interests and Education of Women) program officer Heather Grant received a Making a Difference award at the club's general...

Helen receives MAD award

Ocean Grove Evening VIEW club celebrated its 10th birthday in style at 360Q on June 22. National councillor Bev Orgill and zone councillor Janet Park...

Rotary ushers in new committee

Rotary Club of Ocean Grove held its annual Changeover dinner at Ocean Grove Surf Lifesaving Club on Tuesday June 21. District Governor John Clue spoke...

Western District gets new assistant police commissioner

Michael Granger APM is Victoria Police Western Region’s new assistant commissioner. Mr Grainger takes over from Assistant Commissioner Cindy Millen who has been in the...

Discounts for cat desexing

Pet owners in Greater Geelong are encouraged to take advantage of Desex July. The City is partnering with local vets and Geelong Animal Welfare Society...

Be wary of false tax agents

This tax time, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is warning taxpayers to keep an eye out for people posing as tax agents who are...

Out & about

Independent photographer Ivan Kemp was at Little Malop Street on a mild Winter Solstice this week to see what locals were up to.

Call for tiny homes rethink

Amid rising interest rates and the rising issue of housing affordability, a Victorian tiny homes builder has called for councils to consider relaxing restrictions...

Whirlwind week for new mayor

It’s been a whirlwind since I was elected Greater Geelong mayor. I’m thankful for the support of my fellow councillors last Friday, but most of...

The Subaru ‘Rex’ won’t disappoint

Subaru WRX, often tagged as the “Rex”, is high-performance machine that's been a longtime favourite with Australian drivers since it first arrived Downunder in...

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Hubs help with mental health

Mental Health and Wellbeing Hubs designed to fast track mental health support in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, have responded to more than...