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Matric merriment

While matric results across the country have taken a knock, Mitchell’s Plain schools have done well, with two of them achieving 100% pass rates.The...

Rape accused beaten

Community organisations are pleading with residents not to take the law into their hands, after a man, who allegedly raped a 9-year-old girl,...

‘A waste of human life sucked up’

Apartheid stalwart Trevor Oosterwyk whose son’s charred body was found with a bullet wound in the head along Baden Powell Drive, between Tafelsig and...

Taking back their street

Residents in Varing Street, Lentegeur, held a Festive Summer Night Market, every evening, from Saturday December 23 until Saturday January 6. The market featured...

Hawker’s body found in dunes

Mitchell’s Plain police are investigating the murder of Leroy Abrahams after the Westridge father’s body was found on a dune, a stone’s throw away...

Deadline for drought ‘tax’ comment looms

Residents were greeted this year with Level 6 water restrictions but there may be more bad news to come if the City of Cape...

Old Woodlands resident sets musical stage alight

The essence of the phrase “I am woman” is central to the personality and character of Old Woodlands resident Edith Plaatjies who plays the...

MyCiTi misses a beat during klopse carnival

About 700 Mitchell’s Plain residents travelled to Cape Town central business district (CBD) for the traditional Tweede Nuwe Jaar minstrel street parade on Tuesday...

You should be paying your domestic more

The new domestic worker minimum wage increase has taken effect as of the beginning of this year and it applies to all domestic employees...

Pensioner’s burden of debt lifted

Cheree Long turned to me in desperation after getting the brush-off from Lewis Stores and Woolworths. All the Bothasig woman wanted to do was...