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Sixteen schoolchildren injured in taxi crash

2018-08-20 15:34

One child is in a critical condition and fifteen others sustained minor to serious injuries after a taxi rollover on the N2 highway this morning.

Workers battle high living costs

2018-08-14 06:01

Rising food and petrol prices are just some of the factors driving workers of a local company to down tools.

Restoring a ‘legacy’

2018-08-14 06:01

The first phase of the development at the old Ladies Mile drop-off site has started.

Resilience celebrated

2018-08-14 06:01

The Western Cape minister of social development, Albert Fritz, addressed a gathering of 60 women from Strandfontein and the greater Mitchell’s Plain area in celebration of Women’s Day on Thursday at...

Paramedics tell their story

2018-08-14 06:01

In a bid to strengthen the connection and understanding between red zone paramedics and the communities they serve, officials hosted a special movie screening at the weekend.

Khoisan campaign wants in

2018-08-14 06:01

The Department of Public Works is expected to meet with the Khoisan Defiance Campaign to address the issue of the alleged “economic marginalisation” within the Operation Phakisa project today, Tuesday...

Don’t pay additional levies

2018-08-14 06:01

Here is a simple answer for all the people who are now inundated with municipal levies during these challenging times.

Residents want lasting solutions

2018-08-14 06:01

Local residents have advised ward councillor Elizabeth Brunette to look for permanent solutions to their concerns.

Team scores to win

2018-08-14 06:01

Flanked by a busy arterial way and a wall covered in gang tags, the field is littered with rubble and dumped waste.

Discussion on race relations

2018-08-14 06:01

The Salt River-based Cornerstone Institute will host a discussion on transformation in higher education at the launch of a new book on race and reconciliation in South Africa.

Bravo to ‘Luki’s vision’

2018-08-14 06:01

It was so gratifying to read of something good being done in Ocean View (“Luki’s vision”, People’s Post, Tuesday 7 August). Currently some people are afraid to leave the safety of their homes. Please...

Dispute escalates

2018-08-14 06:01

A 45-year-old mother’s battle with her landlord has landed in the Rental Housing Tribunal after the property owner allegedly tried to illegally evict her.

Finalists named

2018-08-14 06:00

The finalists of this year’s Community Champions Elders Awards, presented by People’s Post and Spec-Savers, have been selected.


Mowbray police mourn Ncipa

2018-08-20 12:18

Mowbray Police Station is mourning the death of Constable Siyamcela Ncipa (37), one of two officers shot dead over the weekend.

Campaign calls for help to keep kids wide-eyed

2018-08-14 06:01

At 10:00 in the morning, little eyes start drooping during classes at Prestwich Primary School.

Sport Coaching Summit held at Maties

2018-08-14 06:01

Coaches, teachers, sport organisers and students are invited to the Sport Coaching Summit on Friday 14 and Saturday 15 September at Stellenbosch University.

Homework hub sessions

2018-08-14 06:01

Limitless Tuition will host a homework hub for learners from grades 1 to 10 free of charge.

Retailer reaches out to community

2018-08-14 06:01

Health and beauty retailer Clicks has announced it will donate more than R200 000 towards the refurbishment of Woodstock-based Chapel Street Primary School’s bathrooms.

No need to charge levies

2018-08-14 06:01

I wholeheartedly agree with the other writers. I also intend not paying water and electricity levies. The ruling party better watch out, come elections Cape Town people are not happy with the extra...

Parish to honour women

2018-08-14 06:01

The Apostolic Faith Mission Church is hosting a conference from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 August in 6th Avenue, in celebration of Women’s Month.

Block watch committee revived

2018-08-14 06:01

Local residents have successfully elected a new block committee following the disbanding of the former Coot Block Watch.

Mother and children arrested for dealing in drugs

2018-08-14 06:01

Police arrested a 49-year-old mother and her children for possession of and dealing in drugs in Manenberg on Friday morning. About nine suspects between the ages of 18 and 26 were arrested at the...

Women honoured

2018-08-14 06:01

Porcelain cups, crystal glassware and a heartfelt thanks.

First health

2018-08-14 06:01

The local barbers’ association held an information session at Urban Cuts Barbershop in Strandfontein on Wednesday last week.

Saving water is punishing residents

2018-08-14 06:00

At the beginning of 2018 after many discussions and complaints it was agreed that water rates would be increased instead of imposing a levy.

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