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    Benjamin Millar

    Benjamin Millar reports on news, people and events for the Maribyrnong & Hobsons Bay Star Weekly. bmillar@starweekly.com.au


    Articles by Benjamin Millar

    VU defends redundancies

    Victoria University management is standing firm behind its rejection of claims that…

    Bid to save tree

    Footscray residents are staging a last-ditch battle to stop the destruction and…

    Maidstone blaze

    Firefighters evacuated a number of residents in Montgomery Street in Maidstone after…

    Maribyrnong mayor Cuc Lam

    Maribyrnong has a new mayor following the uncontested election of councillor Cuc…

    Woman charged over hit-run

    A 41-year-old Sunshine North woman has been charged over a hit-run crash that…

    Dastyari abused

    Labor senator Sam Dastyari has hit back at “f**kwits” who called him…

    Footscray's art with a heart

    The west is gearing up for a night to remember when the…

    Hit-run BMW in Braybrook

    Police are closing in on the driver wanted over a hit-run crash…

    This app is not rubbish

    Maribyrnong residents need never again wake up in a panic after forgetting…

    My Place: Roberta Joy Rich

    The Footscray melting pot offers a welcoming and engaging home for artist…

    VU protest anger

    A vocal protest has called on Victoria University’s governing council to reverse…

    Food truck hub rises

    The west’s first food truck hub and bar is rising with the…

    Refugee Network fundraiser screening

    The Hobsons Bay Refugee Network has set in train its final film…

    Minister intervenes on social housing

    Almost 60 new social housing units will be built in Footscray and…

    Lasting memorial to Sandy

    A hard-fought campaign to honour the only horse to return to Australia…
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