Pupils traumatised after matric ball shooting

Two men were shot dead as fourth year Mitchell’s Plain School of Skills pupils were arriving at their farewell ball at Barron’s Estate on Saturday December 8.

Call-to-prayer petition

More than 2 000 Bayview residents signed a petition on Saturday December 8 in support of hearing the athaan, the Muslim call to prayer, at Masjidus Sauligheen, in Seafarer Drive, after it was reduced to a beep following a noise complaint

Seal carcasses wash up at Strandfontein

The City of Cape Town’s Solid Waste department will be removing washed up seal carcasses at Strandfontein beach.

Hot ways to look cool this summer

Summertime has arrived and the “it” colour this season is yellow

Survive festive season by winning the budget bingo

Numerous variations of bingo have been trending on Instagram stories this year, like “apartment bingo” - with an assortment of must-haves for millennial’s apartments - and “indoor plant bingo”, because all the cool kids want to tick off that illusive pink-striped ficus

Strandfontein secures blue flag status again

Strandfontein lifesaving and rescue crew members are ready to serve and ensure the safety of beach-goers this summer

Seniors’ lunch

■ Not even load-shedding could stop 100 seniors from enjoying a lunch that Ricardo Mackenzie, a member of the provincial legislature for Mitchell’s Plain,...

Parent for Lifelong Health

■ Parents and caregivers completed a four-month course called Parent for Lifelong Health for young children, run by Family in Focus. They had a...

Pageant to aid safe house for abused children

Abandoned, neglected and abused babies are still scarred years after their trauma

On patrol

■ Mitchell’s Plain Neighbourhood Watch members living around Town Centre will be patrolling the central business district this festive season. They met with a...