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Help identify murdered man

2016-10-21 09:24

Maitland police are appealing for information to help identify a Woodstock man who was stabbed and killed in Paarden Eiland this week.

Keep on caning

2016-10-19 16:49

White canes ruled the road on Wednesday to create awareness of the needs of long cane users.

Nineteen caught with abalone

2016-10-19 16:20

Nineteen suspects were nabbed in Hout Bay at 03:50 today (19 October) in a joint operation between various law enforcement agencies for the possession of abalone.

Police thwart planned murder

2016-10-18 15:15

Police have arrested a 44-year-old woman from Kenilworth on Tuesday for allegedly conspiring to murder her husband.

Trojan horse remembered

2016-10-18 09:50

Hundreds of past and present learners, leaders and teachers gathered at Belgravia High School on Friday to celebrate and commemorate alike.

Out of training wheels

2016-10-18 06:00

A local early development centre is graduating to bigger and better heights, adding a third location to its stable.

Young scientists go for gold

2016-10-19 17:09

A few young Cape Town scientists won gold at a recent international science fair.

Woodstock shelter gets help

2016-10-19 16:52

The Haven Night Shelter in Napier Street, Woodstock is partnered with a local business to show how much it cares on World Homeless Day.

Health talk helps

2016-10-19 16:47

Two students of Social Work at UCT are making workers in the clothing industry aware of health issues.

Price gives up on classes

2016-10-18 06:00

With some tense and trying times on the UCT campus in recent weeks this week may prove pivotal in getting the academic year back on track.

Driving change through text

2016-10-19 16:32

From tax to text, this Green Point man is bringing home an inspirational message.

Water polo star is our sport star

2016-10-18 09:09

She has been playing water polo since she was 12 years old. Now at age 18, Christine Abrahamse is part of the squad from which the team will be selected to take part in the 3rd Fina Women’s World...

Making the right moves

2016-10-19 15:49

Chess is growing in popularity and local libraries want to encourage visitors get on board.


Understanding is helping

2016-10-19 16:55

In an effort to enlighten people, autism was placed in the spotlight when the first-ever autism expo was hosted at the River Club in Observatory on Friday.

Become cool with code at festival

2016-10-19 16:41

It’s all about coding at the Cape Town Science Centre this week as Africa Code Week is in full swing.

Trains between Retreat and Simon's Town delayed

2016-10-19 15:25

According to a notice from Metrorail, commuters should expect a 30 to 40 minutes delay as Metrorail is forced to continue with alternative transport arrangements between Retreat and Simon’s Town...

Prison great for putting

2016-10-18 09:54

After being a caddy for 38 years a Westlake man is now dedicating his time to teaching children the basics of golf for free.

Video bully says ‘sorry’

2016-10-18 09:38

Cyber bullying has been highlighted again after a video seeming to show it in action did the rounds on social media recently. In the video a 16-year-old girl, said to be from Grassy Park, appears to...

Bullets halt teaching

2016-10-18 06:00

Teachers from all five of the schools in Lavender Hill participated in a placard demonstration on Prince George Drive on Thursday 13 October. They were calling for peace and a safer learning and...

Fence breaks safety

2016-10-18 06:00

After a near drowning last year, calls have been made to fix a fence around a retention pond in Mountain View.

School treats for kids

2016-10-18 06:00

An initiative to feed hungry little tummies at Prestwich Primary School has been launched by non-profit organisation Days of Hope.

Day out for seniors

2016-10-19 16:44

Earlier this month, members of the Rotary Club of Claremont treated a group of 44 pensioners from Arcadia Place Old Age Home in Observatory to a surprise day out filled with fun.

Local shipwreck gets a lift up

2016-10-19 16:38

A historically important shipwreck site located off the shores of Cape Town will be well preserved with the help of a bigger bounty.

Foundation celebrates 30 years

2016-10-19 16:29

Local non-profit organisation Mustadafin Foundation hosted a gala dinner at the Muizenberg Hall on Saturday 8 October to celebrate its 30th year of bringing a positive change to the province’s...

Mental health patients increase yearly

2016-10-19 15:51

During the past financial year, the provincial health department admitted more than 6300 mental health patients and attended to 43?921 cases at outpatient departments.

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