Parkwood housing protest leads to clashes

Parkwood was in flames last week when a housing protest led to clashes between law enforcement and residents. Acacia Road was closed down when...

Looters rob shop in Parkwood

LILLIAN AMOS A Parkwood shopkeeper was left traumatised last week when looters made off with about R20 000 worth of goods and badly damaged...

Increase does little to help

ORIELLE BERRYThere was mixed reaction to the Budget speech last week with Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan walking a tight rope between sweetening the bitter...

Food fair

Pelican Park Primary School held its annual international food fair to raise funds for the school, on Friday February 26. The pupils modelled,...

Firearm licence renewal

Police are calling upon all those whose firearm licences are due for renewal to start the process at least 90 working days before the...

Bank takes eight months to make things happen

Jessica Meiring of Rondebosch lost all hope of recovering e1 249.93 (R16 000 at the time) from Nedbank which took its time to...

90th

Ex-pupils, teachers and staff of Thomas Wildschutt Junior Primary School in Retreat celebrated the institution's 90th anniversary with a thanksgiving service on Sunday February...

21st anniversary

Pelican Park Primary School celebrated their 21st anniversary with an interfaith ceremony on Wednesday February 24. Parents, ex-pupils, teachers, school governing body members and...

‘We are tired of living in people’s yards’

LILLIAN AMOSParkwood backyard dwellers want answers from the City of Cape Town after alleged promises of housing. About 30 families had started building informal...

‘The house is a catalyst for crime and anti-social behaviour’

From page 1But two years later, gangsters attacked the security guard and eventually took over the dilapidated house. Angelo Burke, also one of the first...