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Teen dies over cap

2015-09-01 06:00

An 18-year-old boy lost his life on Friday evening after he was stabbed to death in an altercation over a cap, which was quiet likely a part of a robbery attempt.

Streets taken by storm

2015-09-01 06:00

Just as the dark, grey clouds began to descend on the Cape Peninsula, Cape Town’s law enforcement authorities swooped down on the People’s Centre in Manenberg on Friday.

Champ needs your chops

2015-09-01 06:00

Aayesha Kleinsmith (18) from Kensington has numerous medals and trophies to her name as she is at the top of her game in karate. The first-year student at the University of the Western Cape, who is...

Taxis halt for checks

2015-09-01 06:00

In an effort to clamp down on taxi drivers transporting commuters without the correct permits Kirstenhof police, in partnership with the traffic department, held an operation in Main Road.

New, better station on the right track

2015-09-01 06:00

In less than a week commuters who use the Rosebank train station will be proud of being users of this station as it has recently undergone upgrades. Though the work was contracted to be completed by...

Teenage trio blazes trail

2015-09-01 06:00

A trio of teens have set their sights on achieving greater heights, following their participation in the Durban international u.19 tournament recently.

Young communities unite with soccer

2015-09-01 06:00

Play Sport 4 Life (PS4L) recently held a soccer development programme in Pinelands.

“This beach is no picnic for us, say locals“

2015-09-01 06:00

Muizenberg ratepayers say the beach is falling into a sorry state, with irregular maintenance of the facilities and little security.

Activists dispense legal mouthfuls

2015-09-01 06:00

A group of passionate community activists have been rewarded for their hard work and dedication. Starting in March this year, the participants had six months of hard work ahead of them. After...

Park perils pose problem

2015-09-01 06:00

Vandalism at a park in Pelikan Park has residents in the area up in arms.

Hard-hit neighbourhoods get an extra sweep of the broom

2015-09-01 06:00

Sections of Gardens, Bo-Kaap and Oranje­zicht have been earmarked for top-up cleaning services. This service will be funded through the ward allocation budget, says ward councillor ­Dave Bryant. R50...

Don’t steal, buy a train ticket

2015-09-01 06:00

Metrorail has urged commuters to stop boarding trains without tickets, because it is illegal.

Skate your way to Kimberley Diamond Cup this weekend

2015-09-01 06:00

Skateboarders from across the country will descend on Canal Walk this weekend when the Skateboarding for Hope tour presented by VANS pulls into Canal Walk for its final stop of the year.


Neighbours clash

2015-09-01 06:00

Residents living in 8th Avenue, Lotus River are very pleased after police responded to complaints about a problem property in the road on Friday evening. Under the charge of the main neighbourhood...

Owners demand roads

2015-09-01 06:00

Owners of unserviced plots below Elsie’s Peak have banded together and, after nearly a century of limited access, are asking for proper roads. The Elsie’s Peak Ratepayers’ Association is putting...

Eyes open, watching

2015-09-01 06:00

In a quiet street in Lakeview a small number of residents have established their own neighbourhood watch to keep their eye on crime.

‘Spate’ of hijackings

2015-09-01 06:00

City Bowl residents have been warned to be vigilant after a number of hijacking incidents in the area in the past two months. Nicola Jowell, chairperson of the Community Police Forum (CPF), says the...

ID in hand worth much

2015-09-01 06:00

Many people go without one of the most important documents in life – an identity document. But a local organisation has set out to change that for hundreds of people living in Strandfontein informal...

Tips to help safeguard against robberies

2015-09-01 06:00

Mitchell’s Plain police are concerned with the increases in street robberies in the precinct. As a result, the police precinct office has released preventative tips for the public to minimise the...

Pupils get a peek behind TV scenes

2015-09-01 06:00

Pupils from different schools in the province couldn’t believe their eyes when the world of television was revealed to them.

Gov rids Military Rd of settlers

2015-09-01 06:00

The national department of public works has reportedly given the City of Cape Town an undertaking that it will start addressing the longstanding complaints about its property in Military Road in the...

Fire-fighting heroes welcomed

2015-09-01 06:00

Newlands firefighters who are part of the Working on Fire programme got a hero’s welcome at the airport as they arrived back from Canada where they have been fighting wildfires since July.

City upgrades radio network

2015-09-01 06:00

The City of Cape Town is not sitting back, waiting for disasters to happen. It is taking things to the next level by upgrading its Terrestrial Trunked Radio (Tetra) digital radio communications...

Four on saxes explore sounds

2015-09-01 06:00

Cape Town saxophone quartet Saxit! is preparing a “diverse sonic experience” for their EP launch at Blah Blah Bar in the city centre on Thursday.

Hospital gets brand new scans

2015-09-01 06:00

A multimillion rand medical imaging department at the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital that will help thousands of Africa’s littlest patients was unveiled last week Thursday.


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