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'Endless problems'

2016-08-23 09:51

Residents of Salt River, Maitland and a section in Pinelands are concerned that problem properties are becoming dumping grounds for dead victims after a grisly find in Maitland.

Centre for blind target for criminals

2016-08-23 06:00

A facility to serve the visually impaired has been the target of criminal activity for the third time in three weeks.

Technology to improve education

2016-08-23 06:00

Silikamva High School’s grade 10 learners in Hout Bay are now taking part in Game Lab, a programme providing students with hands-on training on how to design games, touching on character design,...

New station for top cop

2016-08-23 06:00

Camps Bay police will be saying farewell to their station commander, Colonel Delicia Isaacs, as she takes up an appointment in Riversdale.

A generation goes green

2016-08-23 06:00

Talented young designers from schools across Mitchell’s Plain converged at Liberty Promenade Shopping Centre to participate in the annual Generation Green Recycled Fashion Show.

From cab driver to comedian

2016-08-23 06:00

It’s a short trip from being a cab driver to delivering moments of mirth as a comedian.

More to FMR than music

2016-08-24 13:41

Fine Music Radio is not just about sharing fine sounds on the airwaves – they’re also about ensuring a fine environment.

Staff vetting to be strengthened

2016-08-23 06:00

The Western Cape Education Department will now increase efforts to ensure staff appointed to schools are properly vetted.

Robbers light up during theft

2016-08-23 06:00

Brazen robbers made off with a computer during a house robbery in Eastridge.

Man found bound, killed in Rocklands

2016-08-23 06:00

Police are investigating the murder of a 27-year-old man.

Call for classic cars to run

2016-08-23 09:31

To see classic cars “on the run”, the second Century Classic Car Run will be held on Sunday 23 October.

Strandfontein stop Beacon Hill

2016-08-23 06:00

Log leaders Beacon Hill High School were stopped in their tracks 2-0 by Strandfontein High School in a MRP Foundation league match on Saturday 20 August at Westridge High School’s sports grounds.

Beware muggers

2016-08-23 06:00

Kirstenhof police are urging child minders to be extra vigilant when going for their afternoon stroll with the kids as the area gets quiet at times and criminals take advantage.


Winning from waste

2016-08-23 06:00

A Tafelsig school is well on its way to defending their recycling title.

Police upgrade quandary

2016-08-23 06:00

A R100m planned renovation on Muizenberg Police Station appears to have ground to a halt.

Illegal settlers ‘victorious’

2016-08-23 06:00

Members of United Homeless People Development Association say they feel victorious after the Western Cape High Court ruled in their favour to get houses.

‘Keep firearms stored safely’

2016-08-23 06:00

A 41-year-old man has been arrested in connection with illegal gun possession charges.

Police unit nets 3 for drugs

2016-08-23 06:00

The Mitchell’s Plain Police crime prevention unit arrested three suspects in connection with drug possession charges.

R50m technolody for radiology unit

2016-08-24 13:44

Groote Schuur Hospital is celebrating another addition to its services with the official launch of the Linac bunker on Thursday 18 August.

Family values drive their success

2016-08-23 06:00

There is a wealth of motoring experience waiting to assist you behind the counter of Mr.O’s spares in Portlands.

Illegal liquor dealer bust

2016-08-23 06:00

A special operation aimed at liquor outlets yielded success last week with a major bust.

‘Drag racing’ driver collides with bus

2016-08-23 06:00

A man has died in an accident involving a bus in Tafelsig on Wednesday.

Ride your way into Mountain Bike finals

2016-08-23 06:00

Mountain bike riders who are still at school will have another opportunity to qualify for the 2016 Spur Schools Mountain Bike League finals this weekend. The third event in the Western Cape leg of the...

Killarney kart track revving up for explosive racing

2016-08-23 06:00

Killarney’s kart track is famous for two things – it delivers South African champions par excellence at a regular pace and you can rest assured that the racing there will always be explosive.

Keeping hope alive in poetry

2016-08-23 06:00

Laverne Schwimmbacher from Constantia says everyone goes through a difficult time but people ought to hold on to hope.

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