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    Alexandra Laskie

    Alexander Laskie reports on news, people and events for the Brimbank Star Weekly alaskie@starweekly.com.au


    Articles by Alexandra Laskie

    They wear it well

    Derrimut might be one of Brimbank’s furthest suburbs from the city, but…

    St Albans boy invited to Paris to solve…

    The intensity of Calven Lipec’s concentration is almost as impressive as the…

    New youth jobs hub opens in Sunshine

    Brimbank has one of the highest youth unemployment rates in the state,…

    Lights slated for Albion intersection

    Traffic lights are slated for Ballarat Road and Hulett Street in Albion,…

    Drug use rampant in Brimbank

    Illegal drug use in Brimbank is rife, with the municipality recording the…

    Sunshine Library

    Beauty is subjective. But in the eyes of the judging panel charged…

    South Sudanese-Australian women pushing for change

    Anwel Aweng remembers the first time she found her voice. “I was…

    Neighbours shocked after body found in Deer Park

    Police believe a Deer Park man whose body was found inside his…

    Sunshine toxic scare

    The company ordered to test for groundwater contamination at its former Sunshine…

    Historic Albion house to face wrecking ball

    The last surviving Albion house connected to the family of pioneering Sunshine…

    Money from landfill levy trickles back to Brimbank

    Brimbank council hasn’t received a cent to remediate its old tips, despite…

    Keilor traders band together amid crime fears

    A string of high profile break-ins and a downturn in trade during…

    First of five Brimbank school sites sells

    The first of five Brimbank school sites the state government has deemed…

    Donation a driving force

    Holden might be winding down its Australian manufacturing arm, but it hasn’t…

    Climbing the social ladder

    Swimming upstream hasn’t been this easy for decades. In what is believed…
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