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Marches ‘to continue’

2015-12-01 06:00

Beacon Valley residents have stood up for a different cause during the 16 Days of Activism campaign.

Man killed after clubbing

2015-12-01 06:00

A 27-year-old man from Rondebosch has died after he was beaten by two men who followed him and his three friends after spending time at Tiger Tiger Club in Claremont.

Fence is a step to park

2015-12-01 06:00

After two years of requesting a fence between Cox Crescent and Turfhall Road, Mountview residents have been happy to hear it will finally materialise.

City gives ‘helping feet’ to old

2015-12-01 06:00

Choruses of the Christian hymn “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” resonated through the streets of Heideveld last Wednesday as Fred May (86), resident of Oakhaven Place, played his saxophone, leaving mayor...

Control room to watch

2015-12-01 06:00

Maitland Neighbourhood Watch (MNW) has created a control room to keep track of all suspicious movements in the area, which should make it easier for police to follow up on crime.

Indoor centre honours users

2015-12-01 06:00

Eighteen users of the Portlands indoor centre have won prizes in the third annual awards of the facility.

A’s concede no runs in win

2015-12-01 06:00

The combined effort of ex-proballer Carl Michaels (six innings), Lloyd Stevens (two innings) and rookie Lee Marks (one inning) restricted Bellville to six hits and a single base on ball without...

22-year-old gets 15 for shooting 2

2015-12-01 06:00

A 22-year-old man will spend at least 12 years in prison of his total 15-year sentence after being found guilty of attempted murder.

Playful walking in a street show

2015-12-01 06:00

Gogos, go-go girls and a few fairytale favourites are helping to make Cape Town streets safer for pedestrians.

Beach summer-ready after clean-up

2015-12-01 06:00

Western Cape minister of cultural affairs and sport Anroux Marais was accompanied by members of the local community, Mitchell’s Plain ward councillors and a few of the Western Province rugby players...

Two schools in pilot project

2015-12-01 06:00

Two Hout Bay primary schools are part of a new project aimed at quality public schooling in the province.

Police arrest heroin dealer and friends

2015-12-01 06:00

During a crime prevention operation Wynberg police arrested three men for the possession of heroin, one of them a suspected dealer.

Seniors donate glasses

2015-12-01 06:00

The senior residents of Cle du Cap in Kirstenhof collected over 120 pairs of spectacles which will be recycled and distributed.


Locals on alert for lost dog

2015-12-01 06:00

Through the quick-thinking action of a Kirstenhof resident under the guidance of Animals in Distress, a man and his trusted pet dog were reunited.

8 lights given go-ahead

2015-12-01 06:00

Eight mounted lights will soon be up in Parkwood to ensure visibility around a popular crime hotspot.

Cameras stunt break-ins

2015-12-01 06:00

Reports of house break-ins are down in Tamboerskloof, with the local neighbourhood watch’s licence plate recognition cameras having played a big part.

CPF resigns in protest

2015-12-01 06:00

The entire executive committee of the Simon’s Town Community Police Forum (CPF) have resigned following an annual meeting yesterday.

Health staff to take safe steps

2015-12-01 06:00

With the festive season fast approaching, Cape Town residents are urged not to let their guard down, but to be even more vigilant during the holiday period.

Boats blessed in local tradition

2015-12-01 06:00

After 15 years, an age-old tradition in Kalk Bay has been reinstated.

Memorial for pain, grief

2015-12-01 06:00

A local organisation has voiced a plea for an end to abuse.

NPO helps women, children

2015-12-01 06:00

Non-profit organisation Mustadafin Foundation plans to be active agents of social change during the 16 Days of Activism for no violence against women and children.

Two arrested after robbing tuck shop

2015-12-01 06:00

Police have arrested two suspects of a business robbery in Amandel Way, Westridge.

Gospel duo launches album

2015-12-01 06:00

Mitchell’s Plain gospel duo Eclectic Soul is making a name for themselves as a fresh new sound.

Local watcher wins award

2015-12-01 06:00

Several individuals were awarded for going above and beyond their normal duties at the first Neighbourhood Watch (NHW) Awards ceremony last week.

Heroic pupil wins national prize

2015-12-01 06:00

A Grade 7 pupil from Meadowridge Primary School in Lentegeur won a cash prize for overcoming hardship.


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