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Sona will see various road closures

2019-06-18 12:22

Various roads in the city will be closed due to the State of the Nation Address scheduled for Thursday.

MyWoodSkills expands

2019-06-18 06:01

Acommunity-based cupboard building skills development initiative, MyWoodSkills, aimed at school leavers, unemployed men and women, homeowners and do it yourself enthusiasts, has launched another...

Safety parents needed

2019-06-18 06:01

As Child Protection Week comes to an end, provincial social development minister Sharna Fernandez is calling on residents to become safety parents.

Owning property is true freedom

2019-06-18 06:01

“The concept of freedom only really becomes tangible to most people when they are also free in financial terms,” says Rudi Botha, CEO of BetterBond. “We believe that one of the most important measures...

Cubs groomed to assist the vulnerable

2019-06-18 06:01

The 1st Muizenberg Sea Scouts Cubs did their part to give back to the community by feeding those less fortunate at Haven Night Shelter in Kalk Bay.

City honours nature observers

2019-06-18 06:01

With Cape Town having been announced the winner of two categories at the 2019 City Nature Challenge, the City of Cape Town awarded participants for the part they played during the challenge.

DSD and orphanage in a battle for children

2019-06-18 06:00

Al-Noor Orphanage Centre in Woodstock has come forward to comment on the saga surrounding the centre since the Department of Social Development removed 16 children from the home on Monday 10 June.

Congregants cook to raise funds

2019-06-18 06:00

In an effort to raise funds and to encourage membership activism, Parish of Christ The Mediator Church hosted its annual food fare on Saturday 8 May.

Protect children everyday of the year

2019-06-18 06:00

I think it is funny how around this time of year there are so many people popping up to tell us about child protection.

Cape Town Green Map turns 10

2019-06-18 06:00

The Cape Town Green Map celebrated its 10th birthday on World Environment Day, Wednesday 5 June.

Keep safe over holidays

2019-06-18 06:00

Rondebosch Community Improvement District (RCID) is appealing to all residents to be vigilant as the school holidays have begun.

Don’t complain about the rain

2019-06-18 06:00

We have come from a drought. A near disaster, yet still I hear people complaining about the cold and wet weather.

Yachts hard at work ahead of a daunting sailing season

2019-06-18 06:00

Students on the False Bay Yacht Club Youth (FBYC) training course are preparing for the sailing season by giving their craft a complete overhaul.


IDs to assist the homeless

2019-06-18 06:01

“The human environment committee of the Green Point Ratepayers’ and Residents’ Association (GPRRA) is committed to uplift and empower homeless people in a compassionate way.”.

Hillwood’s sport breaks barriers

2019-06-18 06:01

In an attempt to keep kids in school, Hillwood Primary School and Where Rainbows Meet Training and Development Foundation launched an all-inclusive sporting programme to keep learners occupied after...

New college on the cards

2019-06-18 06:01

The community of Mitchell’s Plain needs a state-of-the-art campus and it will get it, acting False Bay College principal Karin Hendricks told the community at a meeting held at Strandfontein Community...


2019-06-18 06:01

V Tafelsig: Two men aged 20 and 30 were arrested by Mitchell’s Plain police on Saturday 1 June. Police were busy with crime prevention duties when they received information about a shooting in...

Packham sentenced to 22 years

2019-06-18 06:01

Constantia businessman Rob Packham (58) was sentenced to 22 years behind bars in the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday 12 June.

NPO donates to help keep kids warm

2019-06-18 06:01

Learners at Bramble Way Primary School in Bonteheuwel were thrilled when they received new school shoes and socks on Wednesday 14 June.

Fashion show to change perceptions

2019-06-18 06:00

Founder of Real Modelling and Dance, Shane Fredericks hopes to change Mitchell’s Plain parents’ perception about modelling.

Cook-Up to feed children

2019-06-18 06:00

The Community Cook-Up, a voluntary association in Hout Bay, continues to cook up a storm every Friday night to ensure that no one in the Imizamo Yethu areas goes hungry.

Classic fairytale on at Lilliput

2019-06-18 06:00

The Lilliput Children’s Theatre Company will perform one of their most popular shows, Red Riding Hood from Wednesday 26 June to Saturday 6 July at 10:30.

Tournament a success

2019-06-18 06:00

Tournament a success

Nahklistan feeds 85 000 needy communities

2019-06-18 06:00

Hundreds of people came to witness the cooking of 169 pots of food by the organisation Nahklistan, the night before Eidul Fitr on Wednesday 5 June at Callies Rugby Field in Noll Avenue, Rylands...

Win movie tickets

2019-06-18 06:00

A popular and well-loved animation will return to the big screens this weekend as Toy Story 4 opens at cinemas on Friday 21 June.

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