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Bottle tap saves water

2018-02-20 15:28

He encourages other citizens to do their bit to save the day and to always share any ideas they might have.

Open up dialogue on water

2018-02-20 14:52

“We are inviting everyone to join a street conversation about water. This can be in the form of an activity, a showcase or simply a discussion.”

Murder suspect nabbed

2018-02-20 06:00

Diep River police responded to a complaint of a body lying under the Kendal Road bridge on Sunday 11 February. Officers arrived on scene and discovered a foreign man with injuries to the head.

Counsellors thanked

2018-02-20 06:00

Diep River police and the Community Policing Forum have thanked volunteer counsellors for the work they do in the station’s Trauma Unit.

A people’s plan to deal with crisis

2018-02-20 06:00

An alternative plan to manage the water resources in our land is being developed by the people of Manenberg.

Feeding hungry children

2018-02-20 06:00

For more than 20 years she has fed those in need and although already in her 80s, she has no plans to stop anytime soon.

Highway to heaven or ... ?

2018-02-20 06:00

New freeways, residential units and affordable housing are all part of the proposal by a qualifying bidder to transform the Foreshore.

Explore boundaries

2018-02-20 06:01

The spaces between communities are becoming home to a non-profit organisation that looks to inspire and connect through arts.

Shortcut is ‘unsafe’

2018-02-20 06:01

The Steenberg Community Policing Forum (CPF) is urging residents to stop using a shortcut between Crestway High School and 10th Avenue, as this may make them easy targets for criminals.

Voices to be lifted in praise

2018-02-20 06:01

Cape Town will observe hundreds of gospel artists gather in praise at a gospel festival to be hosted on Sunday 11 March.

Learners make school proud

2018-02-20 06:01

Two Pinelands High School learners have been selected to represent the school and the country in two different international competitions this year.

Celebrate Day of Prayer with Far South women

2018-02-20 06:01

Women’s World Day of Prayer, the 88th celebration of the Day of Prayer in South Africa, will take place on Friday 2 March.

Great Gatsby fundraiser

2018-02-20 06:01

Kenfac Meals on Wheels will hold a fundraising event, themed “The Great Gatsby”, at Shawco hall in Kensington on Saturday 10 March at 19:00.


Take the bus to win at Open Streets

2018-02-20 15:23

“As usual, the invitation is to move around the City differently by experiencing non-motorised and public transport by taking up the #AtoBChallenge,” says Guerrero Casas.

God gee vrou krag om oor te begin

2018-02-20 06:00

Weggegooi, misbruik, verkrag, dwelms, prostitusie en moord.

Plot ‘still littered’ after fire

2018-02-20 06:00

A family is still separated after a fire destroyed their home more than two months ago.

Documentary highlights little known health condition

2018-02-20 06:00

It is rare to find an opportunity to view almost all aspects of life in just one play, so you should not miss the chance to see the screening of documentary Unrest on Wednesday 28 February.

Police ‘lack of concern’ probed

2018-02-20 06:00

Residents in Grassy Park are calling on police to step up with compassion towards the community. Angry locals say there is a lack of respect from police officials.

Beware ‘snatchers’

2018-02-20 06:00

A new crime trend in the CBD has seen necklaces being snatched from unsuspecting pedestrians’ necks.

Homeless man ‘wants no assistance’

2018-02-20 06:00

Locals have raised concerns with the City of Cape Town after witnessing an elderly man living on the corners of Hyde Road and Prince George Drive in Parkwood. Motorist passing the area daily called on...

Support survivors of crime

2018-02-20 06:00

The Strandfontein Community Policing Forum is calling on residents to join in the Victim Support Unit. The Victim Empowerment Programme aims to support survivors of crime and violence, with their...

Grannies spoiled with love

2018-02-20 06:01

Around 45 women from Tafelsig and surrounds attended a special Valentine’s Day event on Wednesday.

‘Squatters skilled too’

2018-02-20 06:01

“I want people to see that we as squatter camp residents are skilled like everyone else,” says Timothy Goliath from Royal Road squatter camp in Maitland.

Be safe when training

2018-02-20 06:01

Thousands of people are taking advantage of the warmer months to train outdoors­.

Glendene United FC trump D&G Orient in feast of goals

2018-02-20 06:01

Glendene United subjected D&G Orient to their 11th defeat of the season when they beat them 6-3 in an ABC Motsepe League match played in Manenberg on Saturday.

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