Sub-council gets new chairman

Newly-elected Wolfgat Sub-council chairperson, Solomon Philander, presided over his first sub-council meeting at the Lentegeur chambers today.Mr Philander, who is also the ward councillor...

Cops seize hundreds of litres of liquor at Tafelsig house

It was not a dry run for Mitchell's Plain police officers when, after acting on a tip-off, they searched the home of a 62-year-old...

Police need help identifying woman

Mitchell's Plain police have asked for the public's help to identify a woman who died when she was knocked down by a motor vehicle...

Elderly woman dies of smoke inhalation

The cause of the deadly fire in Lentegeur will be investigated by the police.

’Plain still tops in crime

According to stats for Mitchell’s Plain’s Eastridge police station, common assaults increased 5.5% from 1 574 to 1 661 cases; sexual assaults dropped 24%, from 87 to 66 cases; malicious damage to property cases went up 1.8% from 1 028 to 1 047 cases.

Read of the Week

Marsha Leitch reviews The Love Letter by Lucinda Riley.

Flying the flag

Beacon School for Learners With Special Education Needs pupils Hofmeyer and Ashley Hyde will be participating in a national cross-country competition.

Spring Day

The Young Ideas Seniors Club from Strandfontein celebrated Spring Day on Wednesday September 4 at the Strandfontein Community Hall.

Safe haven for the disabled children

Joy Special Needs Educare Centre opened its doors between August and September three decades ago, offering peace of mind for concerned parents in the area who had children with disabilities.

Day hospital plans way forward

All services, including the midwife obstetric unit (MOU), have been affected by the fire and at the weekend patients were diverted to Mitchell’s Plain District Hospital.