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Victoria’s health department issues meningococcal alert after new case in teen who celebrated schoolies in Maroochydore

A Victorian teenager who recently travelled to Queensland has been diagnosed with meningococcal, prompting an urgent alert from health authorities.  Victoria’s health department announced on Wednesday it had been notified of the 18-year-old’s infection.  The teenager had recently celebrated schoolies in Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast, with anyone who visited social venues in the area … Read more

Victoria’s economic growth leads nation, as NSW falls to last place

The latest figures on the economic performance of Australia’s states and territories shows Victoria leading the nation and New South Wales falling to last place. The annual gross state product accounts from the Australian Bureau of Statistics record the equivalent of gross domestic product (the total value of goods and services bought and sold). In … Read more

Victoria’s Secret Model Romee Strijd Gives Birth, Welcomes Baby No. 2

This angel is now mom to two under two. Romee Strijd, 27, and her fiancé, Laurens van Leeuwen, 32, have welcomed their second child, a girl named June van Leeuwen on Nov. 11. The new addition joins big sister Mint van Leeuwen, 23 months, to make a family of four.  The former Victoria’s Secret model posted a series … Read more

Are community paramedics like Ebonee the solution to Victoria’s health staff crisis?

When Red Cliffs local John “Bugs” Bunney was struggling to breathe, he knew he was in trouble, but he wasn’t sure how much. The 78-year-old had heart surgery in 2017 and lives with a chronic lung condition, but out in the Mildura region he might have had to wait three weeks for a GP appointment. … Read more

Biggest after-hours stock moves: Digital World, Victoria’s Secret

The social media app will be developed by Trump Media and Technology Group (TMTG). Rafael Henrique | LightRocket | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in after-hours trading. Digital World — The company aiming to take public Truth Social, Donald Trump’s media company, surged 8.7% on news of Google approving the media company’s … Read more

Firm that helped organise Queen Victoria’s funeral explains what to expect from Queen’s service

A funeral director whose family firm helped organise the funerals of Queen Victoria and Edward VII has offered an insight on what we might expect from the Queen’s service on Monday. When Queen Victoria died in 1901, William Banting funeral directors held the warrant as the undertaker to the royal household. However, they called upon … Read more

Best Start, Best Life Means Billions For Victoria’s Economy

The Andrews Labor Government’s nation-leading Best Start, Best Life reforms will deliver a boost of tens of billions of dollars to the Victorian economy – alongside significant benefits to early childhood development and families’ hip pockets. New independent analysis from Deloitte shows that Best Start, Best Life alone will boost Victoria’s workforce by up to … Read more

Victoria’s free kindergarten pledge may throw a spanner in the works for staff and educators

In July this year, many parents across Victoria had their prayers answered when the state government pledged to make kindergarten free by 2023. But for a number of kindergartens and their workers, the announcement triggered alarm bells. Pamela Nasiakos, the vice president of the committee of management at St Paul’s Canterbury, is one of many in the sector nervous … Read more

Victoria’s monkeypox outbreak grows by 20 cases in a week

Victorian health authorities say there has been a jump in the number of monkeypox cases in the state over the past week. Key points: Health authorities say new cases will continue to rise until the monkeypox vaccine is widely available The state’s Deputy Chief Health Officer says a number of the new infections cannot be traced … Read more

Why Heidi Klum Didn’t Finish Hulu’s Victoria’s Secret Docuseries

Not only did Heidi not recognize the experience being depicted, she didn’t even recognize the faces, saying, “I didn’t know who all of those people were.”  Klum, who became the first German supermodel to earn her Victoria’s Secret wings in 1998 and worked for the company until 2001, described her tenure as “the best time ever.” Directed … Read more