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Residents encouraged to participate in SDFs

2019-10-15 06:02

The City of Cape Town is calling on residents to help set development priorities for their local areas.

Ocean View cops call for community cooperation

2019-10-15 06:01

When Ocean View police responded to a shooting in progress on Wednesday 2 October they were met with an unwelcoming response to their efforts when trying to apprehend the suspects.

Recognise the power of stokvel

2019-10-15 06:01

We are approaching the festive season, and there can surely be no better time to recognise the power of an age-old African community savings mechanism: stokvels.

Play ball! Baseball is back

2019-10-15 06:01

The start of the Cape Town Baseball Federation’s new season kicked off this past weekend which included a new league structure for the Major League and Promotion League teams.

Water-wise garden guru shares advice

2019-10-15 06:01

It is easy to give up hope on ever having a lush garden if, like this reporter, you too have spent hundreds of rands on plants and shrubs only to watch them wither and die.

Learner’s project blossoms

2019-10-15 06:01

What started as a normal Grade 11 science project for a Camps Bay High School learner has turned into a multi-winning award machine.

Special T-shirt against violence

2019-10-15 06:01

Two aspiring youth from Cape Town recently launched a limited edition T-shirt designed to promote women’s empowerment and to create awareness around the hate crimes committed against young girls and...

Overseas tournament beckons

2019-10-15 06:01

A learner from Mitchell’s Plain has been selected by the South Africa Schools Football Association (Sasfa) to compete in an overseas tournament in April next year.

Subways sport coat of many colours

2019-10-15 06:01

Once covered in unsightly graffiti, the Station Road subway in Observatory now boasts a rainbow of colours.

Customs officer arrested

2019-10-15 06:01

A 45-year-old suspect has been arrested on charges related to fraud and corruption following an incident at the Cape Town International Airport on Tuesday 8 October.

Concern over Zandvlei’s contamination woes

2019-10-15 06:01

The Zandvlei waterbody has suffered several incidents of contamination this year, with the most recent being earlier this month when it was closed for recreational use from Friday 4 October to...

Creating a market for everyone

2019-10-15 06:01

The Good Shepherd Church in Kensington uses market days to unite the community and support small businesses in the Kenfac area.

Tips to keep kids safe

2019-10-15 06:01

In the wake of the kidnappings which have made headlines over the last few months in Cape Town and Johannesburg, Fidelity ADT has issued a general alert to all residents.

 

And our elderly winners are ...

2019-10-15 06:01

The Community Champions Elders Awards ceremony took place at Media24’s rooftop venue, Nasdak on Saturday 12 October.

Youth group making pilgrimage possible

2019-10-15 06:01

The Manenberg Youth Umrah Group is raising funds in order to make it possible for youth and seniors to go abroad on pilgrimage in 2020.

Fishers’ voices heard

2019-10-15 06:01

The announcement made by the minister of environment, forestry and fisheries, Barbara Creecy, that small-scale fishing rights would be allocated to those who qualified by December was met with silence...

Emergency centre reopened after fire

2019-10-15 06:01

The Mitchell’s Plain District Hospital has re-opened its emergency centre (EC) after it was destroyed by a devastating fire in February last year.

A Stork among the Pelicans

2019-10-15 06:01

Just eight days after opening to the public, staff at the City’s new Pelican Park Community Day Centre had to contend with an unexpected visit from the Stork.

Gatlin glitzes up Green Point

2019-10-15 06:01

Young athletes between eight and 13 from all over Cape Town gathered at Green Point Athletics Stadium on Saturday 12 October for Western Province Athletics’ “Little Athletics” event and open event.

Bus trip to the coast

2019-10-15 06:01

A three-point picnic-stop bus trip will be held on Sunday 15 December with stops at the Waterfront, Camps Bay and Hout Bay.

Colourful skies for mental health

2019-10-15 06:01

Later this month, the skies will again be lit up with colour as Liberty Promenade Mall once again hosts its community fly.

Teens told hard truths

2019-10-15 06:01

Anyone who has ever tried to reason with a teenager will tell you the chances of winning is small to none. The best you can do is present them with all the facts and then hope and pray they will make...

Woman Zone Club prospers

2019-10-15 06:01

Seven years later, the Woman Zone Club in the CBD has turned into a “full-on” movement for women.

Main reception at community health centre expanded

2019-10-15 06:01

Residents and patients making use of the Mitchell’s Plain Community Health Centre (CHC) are advised of the construction currently underway at the main reception area.

Grass project at the beach underway

2019-10-15 06:01

Beachgoers and residents are urged to be patient while the grass restoration project along the beaches at Sea Point Promenade is underway.

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