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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

    Push for tree protection

    Pressure is mounting on authorities to beef up tree protection rules after…

    Move to ditch Gellibrand

    A trailblazing activist for Aboriginal rights could be recognised with the renaming…

    Hall and Horne enter election race

    Labor’s Katie Hall and Melissa Horne have entered the box seat to…

    Inner-west backs same-sex marriage

    A majority of inner-west residents have thrown their support behind allowing same-sex…

    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…

    Footscray North art show

    Footscray North Primary School pupils have put their artistic flair to work…

    Remembrance Day ceremony

    Pupils at Wembley Primary School in Yarraville came together on Friday to…

    Fireworks light up Footscray

    The banks of the Maribyrnong will be the picturesque backdrop for celebrations…

    Trucks posing risk

    Cowboy truck drivers and rogue transport companies are on notice after a…

    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…
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