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Public Record Office Victoria opens the files on some of our most infamous criminals

In a gripping revelation, the Public Record Office Victoria (PROV) in North Melbourne has cracked open its vaults, exposing the hidden exploits of notorious criminals from the 1930s and ‘40s.

Politics

New open space proposed for Kensington

New open space proposed for Kensington

November 15th, 2023 - Brendan Rees

An old warehouse next to the Moonee Ponds Creek in Kensington could be knocked down and the site turned into a vibrant green space under a City of Melbourne proposal.

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Final plan endorsed to green Roden St

Final plan endorsed to green Roden St

October 11th, 2023 - Brendan Rees

The City of Melbourne has endorsed a final concept plan that will see West Melbourne’s Roden St turned into a welcoming green space.

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Housing crisis prompts council action on short-stays

Housing crisis prompts council action on short-stays

September 13th, 2023 - Sean Car

The City of Melbourne is the latest Victorian local council looking at doing what it can to mitigate the growing number of short-stay apartments in its municipality in a bid to open the market to more long-term renters in the city.

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A new community centre is coming to North Melbourne

A new community centre is coming to North Melbourne

August 16th, 2023 - Brendan Rees

North Melbourne will soon be home to a new community hub as the City of Melbourne looks to meet the diverse needs of the area’s fast-growing population.

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Bottle-shop set to open as bar in North Melbourne

Bottle-shop set to open as bar in North Melbourne

August 16th, 2023 - Brendan Rees

A North Melbourne bottle shop is set to open its doors as a bar under a proposal expected to be supported by the City of Melbourne.

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New open space proposed for Kensington

November 15th, 2023 - Brendan Rees
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Final plan endorsed to green Roden St

October 11th, 2023 - Brendan Rees
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Housing crisis prompts council action on short-stays

September 13th, 2023 - Sean Car
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A new community centre is coming to North Melbourne

August 16th, 2023 - Brendan Rees
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Bottle-shop set to open as bar in North Melbourne

August 16th, 2023 - Brendan Rees

Columns

Metro Tunnel brings world-class artworks to Arden

Metro Tunnel brings world-class art to the daily commute

February 14th, 2024 - Metro Tunnel

The major public artworks that will feature at Melbourne’s five new underground train stations will create a world-class art trail when the Metro Tunnel opens in 2025.

Local News

IRREGULAR: a chance to shape North and West Melbourne

IRREGULAR: a chance to shape North and West Melbourne

February 13th, 2024 - Jack Hayes

Have you ever reimagined parts of your neighbourhood? How you’d like it to be used or how it connects members of the community?

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Elio Sarpi recognised with community history award

Elio Sarpi recognised with community history award

February 13th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins

North Melbourne resident Elio Sarpi has made his community proud, taking home the Local History Project Award at the 2024 Community History Awards on February 2 for his Instagram page, Houses of North and West Melbourne.

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LEGO Fundraiser in Kensington, Melbourne

Kensington resident building bright futures through LEGO charity

February 13th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins

“The sky’s the limit” when it comes to local Kensington resident Chin Quah’s passion project, Bricks2Change; a LEGO Builders Club based in Malaysia that aims to recycle unwanted LEGO in support of children’s learning and development.

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VCE Results - Haileybury College West Melbourne

Celebrating VCE success

February 13th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins

With university classes starting again in March, North West City News celebrates the VCE results of the local 2023 Year 12 graduates as they get ready to embark on a new chapter of academic life.

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Public Record Office Victoria opens the files on some of our most infamous criminals

December 31st, 2023 - Sean Car

In a gripping revelation, the Public Record Office Victoria (PROV) in North Melbourne has cracked open its vaults, exposing the hidden exploits of notorious criminals from the 1930s and ‘40s.

Read More
IRREGULAR in North and West Melbourne

IRREGULAR: a chance to shape North and West Melbourne

February 13th, 2024 - Jack Hayes
Elio Sarpi recognised with community history award

Elio Sarpi recognised with community history award

February 13th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins
LEGO Fundraiser in Kensington, Melbourne

Kensington resident building bright futures through LEGO charity

February 13th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins
VCE Results - Haileybury College West Melbourne

Celebrating VCE success

February 13th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins
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Public Record Office Victoria opens the files on some of our most infamous criminals

December 31st, 2023 - Sean Car
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