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Athlone woman arrested for tik at ‘problematic’ house

2017-02-17 12:49

A 29-year-old woman from Silvertown was arrested on Thursday (16 February) after she was found with a packet of uncut tik.

Search for armed woman

2017-02-17 12:15

Police say this woman walked into a shop and pointed a firearm for no apparent reason

‘Grenade dad’ caught partying in Barrydale

2017-02-17 08:36

Vanguard Estate man who evaded arrest after hand grenade went off in his house has been caught partying in Barrydale.

Bust in Beacon Valley

2017-02-16 13:21

Mitchell’s Plain police arrest five following tip-off.

Children injured in Fairways crash

2017-02-16 13:18

Paramedics say several children were taken to Retreat Day Hospital following an accident in Fairways.

Residents attack police and aid gunman’s escape

2017-02-15 11:02

Manenberg police have slammed an attack by residents on two officers in Heideveld.

Creative creatures coming up for air

2017-02-14 15:03

Riding a wave of creativity, the team behind the Cape Town Carnival is in the final stretch to create the spectacular costumes and floats for the event.

Green flag in the wind

2017-02-14 10:25

Lion’s Head may be the first trail in Cape Town to achieve green flag status.

Enterprising learners win

2017-02-14 10:17

Learners of Maitland High School are proving that enterprising skills in entrepreneurship can win them prizes and help them find profitable opportunities for their future.

He makes fighting fire easy

2017-02-14 06:02

Through hard work and tenacity, a local firefighter is now the province’s training ­officer.

Return of land draws near

2017-02-14 06:01

A Constantia group representing families dispossessed of local land during apartheid has applauded the City of Cape Town for transferring a piece of land to the regional land claims commission.

New house mother a positive move

2017-02-14 06:02

Wynberg Girls’ High School principal Shirley Harding says things are moving in the right direction after the school appointed a new hostel superintendent.

Swimming pool keeps stride

2017-02-14 06:02

Retreat residents and those from the surrounding suburbs who use the newly revamped public indoor swimming pool don’t have to worry about their pool being closed to save water.


Police search for fraudster

2017-02-17 12:29

Police say this man used a stolen credit card to purchase various items valued at R34 000.

Blood trail on Bonteheuwel bridge

2017-02-17 10:37

Police say the man was allegedly killed after an argument with gangsters.

Squatters start Woodstock fire

2017-02-16 13:24

Squatters allegedly cause blaze to evade arrest.

Cops recover gun in Hanover Park

2017-02-16 13:19

Man found with illegal firearm to appear in Athlone Magistrate’s Court.

Veld fire in Heathfield.

2017-02-15 16:40

Fire fighters are battling a vegetation fire in Heathfield.

Killer hubby pleaded guilty

2017-02-14 15:34

The man accused of stabbing his wife to death has had his case postponed to Tuesday 14 March for further bail application.

Safety no walk in the park

2017-02-14 10:29

From behind the lens into the front line: This is where Rashied Isaacs will be taking an awareness campaign not often addressed.

‘Killer hubby must pay’

2017-02-14 10:21

“I don’t want my sister’s killer to get bail. Just seeing him breaks everyone apart.”

‘Pastor belongs in jail’

2017-02-14 06:02

The founder of a women’s rights organisation has spoken out after a pastor allegedly sexually assaulted a Seawinds woman.

‘Let’s rally for neighbours’

2017-02-14 06:01

False Bay residents have threatened to protest outside a subcouncil meeting ­today.

Woman shot in Schaapkraal

2017-02-14 06:02

Philippi police are asking for help to find five men responsible for a pensioner getting shot.

Food before pills, clinic says

2017-02-14 06:02

Vrygrond residents attended a health and nutrition clinic organised by a local non-profit organisation in large ­numbers.

How much food do you need to concentrate?

We have been taught that we need three meals a day in order to make it through the day and while most of us indulge in more than our fair share there is a large portion of South Africans who are living off barely enough to sustain them.


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