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Made with love

2018-10-23 15:15

Buying a raffle ticket for R50 would not only allow you to be the owner of a unique handcrafted surfboard. You will also be raising funds to buy a minibus to transport 50 kids from Strandfontein to...

The gift of hearing

2018-10-23 06:02

The first ever cochlear implant at Groote Schuur Hospital has completely changed the life of a 37-year-old man.

Legal fight ‘not yet over’

2018-10-23 06:02


Young artists’ strokes shine

2018-10-23 06:02

A block of flats in Manenberg and a portrait of the president.

Help fund drill squad

2018-10-23 06:02

The Littlewood Primary School Drill Squad is urgently appealing to residents, businesses and organisations who are able to assist them in purchasing uniforms for their drill squad members.

Residents encouraged to join KERA

2018-10-23 06:02

Kirstenhof and Environs Residents’ Association was commended for its community work at its annual meeting at the Church of the Holy Spirit on Thursday evening.

Together against gangs and drugs

2018-10-23 06:02

Residents of Lotus River and Grassy Park turned out in their droves to stand up against gangsterism, human trafficking and drugs on Saturday 13 October.A human chain was formed from Fifth Avenue and...

What to do in an emergency

2018-10-23 06:02

Learners at Kleinberg Primary School were in awe of the role-play by the Bridgetown Theatre Company when they visited schools as part of the City of Cape Town’s efforts to raise awareness about the...

Open day to empower unemployed youth

2018-10-23 06:02

If you are an unemployed youth, looking to uplift yourself through various skills programmes, then Hanover Park Library is the place to be on the morning of Thursday 8 November­.

Maths runs in the blood

2018-10-23 06:02

Two brothers, both from Rondebosch Boys’ High School, are flying the Schlesinger name high after scoring big at the recent South African Mathematics Foundation’s (SAMF) annual awards in Stellenbosch...

Ambulance attack condemned

2018-10-23 06:02

Hout Bay Volunteer Emergency Medical Service (Volunteer EMS) condemns the attacks on its property.

Urban craft market returns

2018-10-23 06:02

The Mitchell’s Plain Urban Market has resumed after the winter break and is offering a weekly special trader rate. Visitors are invited to celebrate artisans and crafts, and find great specials on...

Help is now only a WhatsApp away

2018-10-23 06:02

Safety officers in the Central City are now just a WhatsApp message away.


Colour and creativity at Streetopia

2018-10-23 06:02

Now in its fourth year, Observatory’s own community festival – Streetopia – is a day on which the community takes to their streets and brings them alive with the vibe, colour and creativity.

Caring nurse calls it a day

2018-10-23 06:02

“I am retiring from Groote Schuur Hospital but I am not retiring from rheumatology­.”.

Museum reaches out

2018-10-23 06:02

The Simon’s Town Museum is hosting two outreach programmes in December and hopes local residents will support both. The one programme is to assist the Tygerbear Clinic with teddy bears and the other...

Spot autism in young children

2018-10-23 06:02

If your child is showing signs of unusual behaviour, such as odd or repetitive ways of moving their fingers or hands, over-sensitivity to certain textures, sounds or lights, does not respond to his or...

WATCH: Kids kick back at cancer

2018-10-23 06:02

Children living with cancer will now gain more strength to fight the disease. This as they were introduced to the newly launched Kids Kicking Cancer programme at Red Cross War Memorial Children’s...

Fireworks spark concerns

2018-10-23 06:02

With Guy Fawkes and Diwali celebrations just days apart in early November, the City of Cape Town has designated 11 public open spaces for the discharge of fireworks on Monday 5 November and Wednesday...

Cough medicine concerns for cops

2018-10-23 06:02

Grassy Park Police Station has called on the community to be alert to the behaviour of their children after police seized a large quantity of cough medicine in a recent drug raid where two men and a...

Indigent grant session

2018-10-23 06:02

Ward 78 councillor, Eddie Andrews, will host an indigent grant assistance session.

Women attend conference

2018-10-23 06:02

The parish of St Mary Magdalene Catholic Church in Lentegeur, hosted a second conference for women from Friday 5 October.

MyCiTi users suffer

2018-10-23 06:02

MyCiTi bus commuters were left stranded and some say they had to go over their budgets to seek alternative transport following an “illegal” strike by the services’ workers.


2018-10-23 06:02

V Grassy Park: Police arrested three women and nine men between the ages of 26 and 40 for possession of stolen vehicles on Wednesday 10 October. According to Grassy Park police spokesperson, Warrant...

Weekly support sessions against abuse

2018-10-23 06:02

Motivation, empowerment and strengthening one another is the key theme behind weekly support sessions hosted by the Mitchell’s Plain Network Opposing Abuse.

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