Home for destitute shuts its doors

The Beitun-Nur Society for the Destitute in Schaapkraal was closed in December because of “unhealthy conditions and unsafe structures.”

Police clamp down on crime in Lavender Hill

A 32-year-old man was arrested for the possession of nine mandrax tablets, four half mandrax tablets and 10 dagga stoppe.


Runners took part in the Hohenort 15km race hosted by Pinelands Athletics Club.

Budding tennis star aims high

Siyolise Schultz is already showing signs of a success story.

Alcohol confiscations increase year-on-year

The statistics reveal that too many people continue to smuggle alcohol to public spaces such as the beaches.

Peter Pan on Ice

The show is set to an original score and features acrobatics, flying sequences, LED illumination effects and aerial gymnastics.

Read of the Week

Julia Albu has written a book about her trip on the African continent at the age of 80.

Help animal in need

Allan Perrins says members of their nursing team barely have time to catch their breath between cases.

Ottery youth get cycling lessons

The initiative is one of the many events aiming to teach life skills to the youth.

Parents urged to look out for symptoms of diarrhoea

Health MEC Dr Nomafrench Mbombo said over the past five years they have been able to reduce the number of deaths associated with diarrhoea.