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18-month-old was raped before dying

2017-06-21 14:44

A rape charge has been added against the stepfather who was charged with murder last week following the accusations of killing an 18-month-old boy from Factreton.

Flats feel left out

2017-06-20 09:57

Some residents at flats in Wetton feel they have fallen off the radar when it comes to maintenance.

Non-beneficiaries to go

2017-06-20 06:00

Two families will be on the lookout for new homes following the replacement of the Heideveld housing project’s community liaison officer earlier this month.

Taxi owners call for speed

2017-06-20 09:50

Retreat Taxi Association (RTA) members say they are prepared to be arrested and have their taxis impounded – as long as the taxi dispute is not resolved, they are not backing down.

Hold your horses!

2017-06-20 06:01

The Friends of the Kenilworth Racecourse Conservation Area want the City of Cape Town to revise the recently approved development at the racecourse.

Shine a light on sport stars

2017-06-20 06:00

If you are between 12 and 18 years old and an ace on the sports field, then you should enter the People’s Post/Let’s Play Sport Star of the Month competition right now.

Woody Boys crowned champs

2017-06-20 06:00

Mitchell’s Plain LFA team Woodlands United wrote their names into folklore after they walked away with the honour in Kenpark United’s Arising Stars u.23 tournament at the Westridge Oval on Sunday.

Ward 44 maxes current budget

2017-06-20 06:01

With the current financial year for the City of Cape Town drawing to a close, the spotlight falls on various wards on the extent of the expenditure of the capital they were allocated throughout the...

Cops find ‘robber’s’ signal

2017-06-20 06:01

A man has been arrested after runners were robbed on Signal Hill.

Tears for little Jeremiah

2017-06-20 06:01

It was a tearful evening on Thursday last week as more than 200 community members of Factreton gathered to mourn the death of an 18-month-old baby, who was allegedly murdered.

561 arrested last week

2017-06-20 06:01

Police in the Mitchell’s Plain Cluster arrested 561 people in connection with various criminal activities last week.

Man robbed in 8th Avenue

2017-06-20 06:01

Police are investigating a case of armed robbery after a 21-year-old man had his laptop taken from him in Belgravia on Saturday evening.

Soup drive for kids

2017-06-20 06:01

Police in Grassy Park focused on creating awareness of Youth Day last week.


Boy's body found in street

2017-06-21 12:49

A 14-year-old boy has been shot dead in Ventura Street in Factreton this morning (Wednesday 21 June).

Club helps neighbours

2017-06-20 10:01

The members of Strandfontein AFC are hosting a winter drive for the club’s needy neighbours.

Make space for revellers

2017-06-20 09:53

Road closures are being considered to make First Thursdays safer for pedestrians.

Awarded for rescue

2017-06-20 06:00

A Simon’s Town rescue crew has been lauded for their part in the rescue of nine fishermen.

Plans to restore buildings

2017-06-20 06:01

One of the problem buildings in Ebor Road, Wynberg will be returned to its former glory – a factory – if the buildings’ managing agent has his way.

Kids spoil dog walk

2017-06-20 06:00

Visitors to local parks in Woodstock want the City of Cape Town to make plans for monitoring the two parks in the suburb.

Winners gather

2017-06-20 06:01

Ward 75 councillor Joan Woodman in partnership with Sports and Recreation and other role players hosted a Youth Day Event at the Woodlands Sports Field with the banner “I am a Winner”.

Youth jazz jive at Artscape

2017-06-20 06:01

Youth month at Artscape is in full swing as they get ready for one of the highlights, the Youth Jazz Festival.

Welcome help for homes

2017-06-20 06:01

The Saartjie Baartman Centre for abused women and children and Miracle Kidz safe house for abused and abandoned children have been the fortunate recipient of a GrandWest donation during a youth...

Spurs women sneak past Virgo

2017-06-20 06:01

Spurs women nailed Virgo women 1-0 in an electrifying Sasol Cape Town regional women’s league fixture played in Rocklands on Sunday.

Man found in Ventnor Road

2017-06-20 06:01

Muizenberg police need help identifying a man found in Ventnor Road, Muizenberg.

Spurs women sneak past Virgo

2017-06-20 06:01

Spurs women nailed Virgo women 1-0 in an electrifying Sasol Cape Town regional women’s league fixture played in Rocklands on Sunday.

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