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Cameras follow crime

2015-10-13 06:00

Crime statistics will determine whether Mitchell’s Plain receives extra cameras. For the past five years, 30 cameras have been monitoring Town Centre as part of operation Cyclops, run by the City of...

Demolition plan tabled

2015-10-13 06:00

An application has been made to demolish the Suid-Afrikaanse Sentrum vir Nederland en Vlaandere (Sasnev) building, known as the Huis der Nederlanden, in Pinelands. The cultural centre at 4 Central...

Safehouse raided

2015-10-13 06:00

A safehouse for abused women and children experienced a huge blow when the property was broken into and items worth R45 000 stolen.

Water issues drain locals

2015-10-13 06:00

Residents of New Horizons are dripping with anger as issues relating to water and municipal services have come to the fore. For the past month, many residents have been experiencing problems with...

Burglars move fast

2015-10-13 06:00

Seven minutes. That’s all it took for burglars to enter and ransack Claire Swanson and Jacqueline Cloete’s home in Sybrand Park last weekend. The couple were out watching the Springboks tackle...

Public urged to use facilities

2015-10-06 06:00

The summer season brings a wide variety of festivals, fun days and concerts, but where and how does one go about getting an adequate venue to enjoy the splendid summer months which lie ahead in...

Mental healthcare should uphold dignity

2015-10-13 06:00

Mental Health Awareness Month is celebrated annually in October. This year Cape Mental Health will be raising awareness around the theme of “Dignity in mental health”.

Struggle veteran dies

2015-10-13 06:00

Bennie Bunsee, a political commentator and journalist and former executive member of the Wynberg Residents and Ratepayers’ Association died on Saturday.

Rio Grande lights up

2015-10-13 06:00

“Colour our community” was beautifully illustrated by pupils of Rio Grande Primary School in Manenberg in the latest initiative of a combined group of students from Stellenbosch University and Cape...

Dogs are penguins’ ‘worst enemy’

2015-10-13 06:00

Following the recent discovery of another 22 African penguins killed just north of Seaforth Beach near Simon’s Town, the City of Cape Town will be upping its penguin protection between Seaforth Beach...

Do the penguin waddle

2015-10-13 06:00

On Saturday facilities around the world, including the Two Oceans Aquarium, will be celebrating African Penguin Awareness Day.

Extra road to home, job

2015-10-13 06:00

Additional road access to Masiphumelele is expected to open by the middle of next year. Houmoed Avenue is being extended in a R19m project to link Kommetjie Road to the cul de sac in Masiphumelele,...

Road upgrades ‘on track’

2015-10-13 06:00

The project for concrete road upgrades in Manenberg is on track. This was confirmed by the City of Cape Town, despite ward councillor Junade Hoosain raising a concern about delays at the most recent...


Homeless return to rail

2015-10-13 06:00

Prasa has been blamed for not coming to the party in fighting vagrancy on their premises. The area known as Masakane is a hotspot for homeless dwelling. The area along the railway line of Salt River...

Eye on promenade perps

2015-10-13 06:00

Security along the Sea Point promenade has been given a boost with the installation of six CCTV cameras. The cameras have been installed by the City of Cape Town to monitor hotspots and parking areas...

Sharks come ashore

2015-10-13 06:00

The new and improved Shark Education Centre opened in Kalk Bay last week. Closed from April last year, the facility has been transformed into a dedicated education centre of the Save our Seas...

‘Elation’ at upgrades

2015-10-13 06:00

“Hanover Park se skip het ingekom” (Hanover Park has hit the jackpot.) These are the words of Ridwaan Anthony, chairperson of the Hanover Park project steering committee, after mayor Patricia de...

Security boost after theft

2015-10-06 06:00

F ollowing a second burglary at the Kensington Day Hospital, the facility is set to have security guards. The break-in, which took place on Wednesday 23 September, was discovered on Friday morning...

Robbers on the prowl

2015-10-06 06:00

Rondebosch Community Improvement District (RCID) urges child minders and domestic workers to walk in groups when they go to work. This follows several reports of nannies and domestic workers being...

Buses arrow down small suburb roads

2015-10-13 06:00

Buses, allegedly driving dangerously, have Muizenberg residents calling for more traffic enforcement. The Muizenberg Ratepayers’ Association has reported Golden Arrow buses deviating off their routes...

Prominent Muslim leader dies

2015-10-13 06:00

The Muslim community of Athlone is in mourning after the death of Shaykh Abd Al Rasheed Brown on Wednesday last week.

Singer has many talents and plans

2015-10-13 06:00

She’s a singer, a writer, an artist, an entrepreneur and a mother.

Man arrested for cop shooting at car wash

2015-10-13 06:00

A 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the shooting of an off-duty police officer in August. Warrant Officer Herman Prins was standing at a car wash on the corner of Cedar and Boshoff...

Take note when you have to renew your car licence disc

2015-10-13 06:00

Motorists must take responsibility for renewing their car licence discs, because they will not be notified by the national department of transport.

Boy killed at Centre

2015-10-13 06:00

An investigation into the death of a 5-year-old boy has been launched. The boy had been playing at the Mitchell’s Plain Family and Youth Centre in Kilimanjaro Street on the afternoon of Thursday 1...


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