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Search for Lentegeur teen

2017-05-29 07:43

Police say the 14-year-old girl was last seen on Saturday.

Murder suspect found

2017-05-24 12:18

Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting of a woman in Bo-Kaap in January.

Fire limits visibility on M5

2017-05-23 17:30

A veld fire along the M5 highway is affecting the visibility of motorists.

Seniors must be vigilant

2017-05-23 06:00

Associated Seniors Club chairperson Ursula Schenker is pleading with senior citizens to be vigilant all the time because they are easy targets.

Growing CBD means growing crime

2017-05-23 16:50

“With increased events happening in Green Point the whole area becomes impossible with congested traffic, road closures and people parking just anywhere, so certainly law enforcement should help with...

Accident injures two in Lakeside

2017-05-23 14:45

Two people were injured this afternoon (Tuesday 23 May) when a train crashed into their car at Uxbridge Road in Lakeside.

Mediator to invite talks

2017-05-23 06:01

A mediator has been appointed to resolve ongoing conflict between Masiphumelele residents and the City of Cape Town.

Cops ‘chop’ unsafe times

2017-05-23 06:00

Kensington police, in partnership with different stakeholders, have tightened their belts to keep children safe after school, introducing judo sport as a tool.

Watch members in Lansdowne kitted out

2017-05-23 06:01

Various neighbourhood watch (NHW) programmes in Lansdowne received new safety gear from the City of Cape Town’s safety and security directorate last week.

Beware of hake in ‘kreef’ suits

2017-05-23 06:01

An Ottery resident wants to warn people to be aware that there’s something fishy about seafood bargains that seem too good to be true.

Test your pressure

2017-05-23 06:01

Life Kingsbury Hospital encouraged members of the public to get tested for high blood pressure as part of recognising the world hypertension day on Wednesday.

Netball league starts

2017-05-23 06:01

Kansas City intensified their approach to defend their league title after convincingly beating fourth placed Celtics 39-21 at the Westridge sport complex on Saturday.

Trust gives patients confidence

2017-05-23 06:01

The Friends of Valkenberg Trust, together with staff at Valkenberg psychiatric hospital, hosted a successful annual golf day last Saturday at Rondebosch Golf Club to raise funds to help patients...


Alleged drug dealer arrested

2017-05-26 15:10

Police have arrested an alleged drug dealer in Lentegeur today (26 May).

Crayfish bust in CBD

2017-05-24 11:28

Police task team arrests man for illegal sale of crayfish tails.

Work to start on forensic building

2017-05-23 17:03

After five years of delays, the construction of a forensic pathology institute at the old building of Groote Schuur Hospital in Observatory is expected to start before the end of this month.

Housing needs liaison

2017-05-23 16:57

The latest development in the Heideveld housing project has seen the community liaison officer role being advertised after Ivan Wrenn was fired.

Wide raid targets drugs

2017-05-23 16:31

An outcry from community members has pushed City of Cape Town security officers to hit the streets hard to fight crimes on the Cape Flats.

Two injured in Constantia crash

2017-05-23 10:56

Two men were injured in the collision, say paramedics.

Candle lights kids’ lives

2017-05-23 06:00

It has been a tragic few months for Capetonians as 19 young lives were lost in violent circumstances. Statistics show that 19 children were killed in the Western Cape since the beginning of the year.

Who will claim victory at this year’s Battle of the Titans?

2017-05-23 06:01

Battle of the Titans has grown tremendously over the past four years – so much so that the show hosted by Body Building and Fitness South Africa (BBFSA) and Physical Culture Association (PCA) SA will...

Area’s projects to be completed

2017-05-23 06:01

According to figures released in the latest progressive capital expenditure report for subcouncil 17, another R400 000 will be spent in ward 49 over the next few months.

Burglars caught on cam

2017-05-23 06:01

Lentegeur police are asking for help in finding three men in connection with a home break-in.

Students’ ‘thx’

2017-05-23 06:01

Take a second to think about how we feel when someone tells us “Thank you”.

Local duo spot on in Open

2017-05-23 06:01

Ignation Douries and Charles Williams shone in their respective performances in the South African Disabled Open at King David Mowbray Golf Club last week.

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