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Woman killed in hijacking

2016-07-21 11:58

A woman was killed in a hijacking in Westridge last night (20 July).

Dreams within sight

2016-07-19 10:48

Just weeks after hearing the dreams of a young Hanover Park boy to have a chance at regaining vision, communities and organisations rallied together to help raise funds for his corneal transplant.

Centre of a drug turf war

2016-07-19 06:00

Sporadic shootings in Parkwood have residents fearing for their lives and police confirm the flare up in shootings in the area is due to gang violence and drug turfs.

Lights out after theft

2016-07-19 06:00

Efforts to restore lighting to a section of Jakes Gerwel Drive has been hindered by thieves last week.

‘Unlocking’ the CBD

2016-07-19 06:00

Affordable housing proposed for the Foreshore is set to “unlock” the CBD.

Honouring Madiba’s legacy

2016-07-19 06:00

The editorial and advertising teams of People’s Post played their part in honouring Madiba’s legacy on Saturday 16 July when they spent their 67 minutes for Mandela at Patricia’s Home of Hope in...

Fire victim turns robbery suspect

2016-07-19 06:00

Just days after a popular eatery establishment suffered in the ruins of a fire, thieving criminals have already decided to cash in on the remains. One of the 10 perpetrators caught in the act of...

Police search for armed Athlone robber

2016-07-19 06:00

A 29-year-old woman has been robbed in Bridgetown on Tuesday 12 July. According to Athlone police spokesperson Sergeant Zita Norman, at 18:25 the victim was approached by an unidentified man while she...

Watch keeping the streets clean

2016-07-19 06:00

The Salt River Neighbourhood Watch is setting their sights beyond fighting crime in the area by cleaning up the streets.

Rio olympians honoured

2016-07-19 06:00

Residents of the Western Cape chosen to represent South Africa at the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next month were honoured at the Royal Cape Yacht Club on Friday 15 July.

Given a new chance

2016-07-19 06:00

Michael Solomons from Tafelsig is the recipient of a prosthesis as part of Kryska Schilling Orthopedics’ 67 Minutes for Mandela that was held on Monday 18 July.

Criminals’ days are numbered

2016-07-19 06:00

Philippi police along with the tactical response team clamped down on crime in Hanover Park on Friday 15 July.

Swipe for registration fees

2016-07-19 06:00

Residents can now use their bank cards to pay for services at their local motor vehicle registration offices.


Burglary syndicate bust

2016-07-19 10:50

Police in Claremont may have busted a major crime syndicate in the area when they recovered goods to the value of more than R1m.

R4m cemetery upgrade

2016-07-19 06:00

Maitland Cemetery is part of an injection of new life on the Voortrekker Road Corridor as part of major upgrades in the area.

Watch equipment boost

2016-07-19 06:00

Neighbourhood watches in Manenberg were given a boost on Wednesday 13 July when the City’s neighbourhood watch programme handed over equipment.

Start a forest adventure

2016-07-19 06:00

Lovers of the Alphen trial along with first time visitors have a new way to experience Constantia’s networks of greenbelt thanks to VoiceMap.

Development halted

2016-07-19 06:00

Plans for around 400 houses to be developed on three Kommetjie erven have been turned down by the City of Cape Town’s Spatial Planning, Environment and Land Use Committee (Spelum).

‘Wild dogs’ target drivers

2016-07-19 06:00

Motorists on Prince George Drive (M5) are being targeted by opportunistic criminals, especially at the intersection of Military Road.

Sport, jazz empower young minds

2016-07-19 11:56

Sport and culture are combining to change young lives in the Pinelands and Maitland areas with a unique project based at the Oude Molen eco-village.

Ribbons primed for opening

2016-07-19 06:00

The final touches on the Nantes Centre of Excellence are being put in place ahead of its scheduled unveiling at the end of July.

Pressure to kick it up a notch

2016-07-19 06:00

The pressure is at fever pitch on the joint log leaders, Beacon Hill and Tafelsig High, and it isn’t getting any less.

Gun and drug arrests

2016-07-19 06:00

Police have arrested an 18-year-old man for the posession of a firearm.

B-Boy aims for the stars

2016-07-19 06:00

A group of 20 gifted South African dancers were selected to attend the first ever Red Bull BC One Camp that took place in the Mother City in June and among the six talented Cape Town Dancers was a...

3 weekend murders in precinct

2016-07-19 06:00

Police are investigating three murder cases that took place in the Mitchell’s Plain policing precinct last weekend.


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