Talking Melbourne

War of words: Metro v union

Trains will be disrupted on Thursday and Friday.

11:58 AM   Commuters are caught in the middle as the union representing train drivers and Metro fire up over strike action.

How gadgets make us sharper

Technology is keeping us young.

8:50 AM   Keeping up with technology could be keeping us young.

Rort claims over Labor campaign

Premier Daniel Andrews.

Lauren Hilbert 9:39 AM   There are calls for an urgent inquiry into claims the government misused taxpayer funds to help fund its election campaign.

'This could destroy the gov't'

'If proven correct, heads must roll': Neil Mitchell comments on Labor rort claims

3AW Mornings 10:00 AM   Neil Mitchell says heads must roll if staffing rort reports a proved correct.

Grieving family's cruel blow

Maria Barber's parents.

10:14 AM   A family has launched an appeal to find their late father's wedding band and watch that were stolen while their mother is in hospital.

A 'secret' lift into Etihad?

Neil from Bendigo made the trip to Etihad on Sunday.

Jake Bourke 12:01 PM   Is there a 'secret' elevator into Etihad Stadium? Neil from Bendigo thinks he may have found one.

Magpies swoop certain people

Swooping season has begun.

4:59 PM   A study has revealed what many people always thought - magpies pick on certain people.

Rumour File

Cops get creative to arrest teen

Police tape.

2:56 PM   RUMOUR CONFIRMED: A teen who fled from police in handcuffs got more than he bargained for when he encountered these cops.

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Be the NVP: Win an Alfa

Win an Alfa.

The AFL has one. Most footy clubs have one. Now Neil has one. It's Neil's most Valuable Player award.

Word on the Street

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Small Business Success Awards

Momentum Small Business Awards

Momentum and 3AW reward Small Business success and celebrate the exciting and sometimes challenging lives of Small Business Owners.

Sport

AFL should 'open gates'

11:24 AM   Tony Shaw is fearing a record low crowd at Etihad Stadium this week.

Caro clips Bombers

Kevin Sheedy was left off the panel.

8:18 PM   Essendon has been called into question by Caroline Wilson over its "silly" handling of Kevin Sheedy and the coaching committee.

'It's pretty confronting'

Daniel Menzel made an incredible return to football.

Jake Bourke 2:09 PM   Geelong livewire Daniel Menzel has opened up about a "confronting" documentary on his road to recovery.

Life and Culture

Which comedian has a fantasy about Barack Obama in speedos?

Donna Demaio 12:49 PM   Donna Demaio's gossip sheet, September 1.

HORROR LEGEND: The five Wes Craven films you must see

A Nightmare on Elm Street.

Jim Schembri 7:32 PM   Jim Schembri ranks his five best Wes Craven films.

Ela Carte reviews The Roving Marrow at Astor Hotel

The parfait at The Roving Marrow.

Ela Carte   Well, Percy pulled up stumps, the sticky carpet has gone, the iconic Astor Hotel has had a serious makeover, and now boasts a modern dining area known as the Roving Marrow.