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Search underway for missing people

2020-02-27 10:00

A search is underway for at least nine people suspected to be missing at sea, between Oudekraal and Mouille Point.

Organic veggies way to go

2020-02-25 06:00

“Organic farming is not the alternative, it’s the way farming and gardening was always done before,” says Michael Julie, an organic vegetable grower from Zeekoevlei.

Attorney makes it count

2020-02-25 06:00

Attorney Mierwhaan Manan has been sharing his knowledge at Heideveld and Athwood primary schools in Hanover Park for the past three years.

Divers treasure environment

2020-02-25 06:03

Ashared love for the ocean and conservation has mobilised several organisations to collaborate on regular underwater clean-up operations for the protection of marine life.

No to 'vigilante' attacks

2020-02-25 06:00

Tensions are still high in Vrygrond, Seawinds, Hillview and Overcome Heights informal settlements after a week of suspected vigilante attacks left at least three people dead.

’Plain hosts parliament

2020-02-25 06:01

Rocklands civic centre was transformed into the Western Cape provincial parliament chambers to host the opening of the provincial parliament.

Museum fence improves security

2020-02-25 06:03

The Fish Hoek Valley (and surrounding areas) Association held its annual general meeting in the Fish Hoek library recently.

Making medical sales safer

2020-02-25 06:02

Last year, “lean” – a mixture of codeine-containing cough syrups mixed with a fizzy drink – caused an upset in the Cape Flats as children drank themselves into sedation.

Zabalaza festival celebrates a decade of new theatre works

2020-02-25 06:03

This year’s Baxter Zabalaza Theatre Festival celebrates a decade of the finest in development and outreach talent from all over the Western Cape.

Janitor nabbed for dagga, codeine

2020-02-25 06:02

The Grassy Park police, in a joint operation, found codeine-containing Stilpane and dagga hidden in the backyard of a 62-year-old man’s house.

Cry ‘Bingo’ for youth development

2020-02-25 06:02

The Healing Heart Foundation founded by Natasha Thomas, is raising funds for a computer centre at the school where classes and extra-mural activities can take place.

FANplastic time at beach clean-up

2020-02-25 06:02

The first Pick n Pay’s People n Planet Beach Clean-Up for the year was held at Hout Bay beach on Saturday 15 February.

Murals to work their magic

2020-02-25 06:02

Beacon Learning Centre says there are three theories why prehistoric men might have painted on the walls of caves.


Ocean View declares 'war' on gangs

2020-02-27 09:30

After two people were killed in Ocean View this week, the residents have said, “enough is enough” and officially waged war against the Junkie Funkies and the Taylor Gang.

‘No way are we going to leave’

2020-02-25 06:02

All you can hear entering the Central Methodist Mission church is the sound of children laughing and playing.

Taking a wrong turn

2020-02-25 06:03

“I’m too afraid of getting knocked over by a car or a taxi, so I stay inside.”.

The fast and the injurious

2020-02-25 06:03

Who hasn’t felt that jolt of panic when you slam on your car’s brakes to avoid hitting your neighbour’s dog?

Dumpers must come clean

2020-02-25 06:01

Despite inroads made by the City of Cape Town’s Keep Cape Town Clean campaign launched last year, illegal dumping remains a challenge in the Mowbray area.

Fry-up for school fees

2020-02-25 06:01

Former learners from Fairmount High School in Grassy Park are giving back to the community with a charity community breakfast.

Opening avenues to connect

2020-02-25 06:03

Imagine a car-free road where cyclists can freely ride their bicycles and residents can walk their furry friends.

Making seniors feel they matter

2020-02-25 06:03

A local business is giving back to the community by treating seniors to a day of pampering.

Spreading hope and awareness

2020-02-25 06:03

Over the years the CANSA's annual Relay For Life has become an anticipated charity event for many communities.

Kids learn sign language

2020-02-25 06:02

Children at Jumpstart Educare Centre in Lansdowne are learning sign language through nursery rhymes.

New school opens at last

2020-02-25 06:02

Following months of waiting and planning, more than 200 children have started school at the newly opened Washington Drive Primary School.

Preparing learners for the future

2020-02-25 06:02

A group of learners from Curro Foreshore now have a better understanding of coding language thanks to a three-day Python coding bootcamp held at the school.

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