Land occupied

A group of 500 Heideveld backyard dwellers, frustrated at the long wait for housing, decided to occupy a piece of vacant land along Fifth...

Two teens gunned down in Manenberg

The Manenberg community was once again left shaken after two teenage boys were killed in gang violence last Monday.Manenberg police station spokesman, Captain Ian...

Stop dumping

Kenneth Brooks, chairman of the Richwood Residents’ and Ratepayers’ Association (RRRA) Wehaveseenan increase in dumping in Richwood. A total of 2.5 tons of material have...

Sonderend’s art comes out tops

The artwork and poetry of Sonderend Road Primary School pupils will have pride of place when it will be displayed at Groote Schuur Hospital,...

Siqalo protesters released

■ Supporters of 30 Siqalo protesters arrested for public violence gathered outside the Athlone Magistrate’s Court on Friday May 4, singing freedom songs and...

Schools’ science challenge

Nineteen schools competed in a maths and science challenge at Cape Town High School on Saturday May 5. The competition, run by NPO Leisure...

Read of the Week

Under the SunLottie Moggach Picador Review: Roshiela Moonsamy After reading this novel I felt like I had a glimpse into an episode of somebody’s life in which...

Punished for saving

Jasmine Uys, Athlone First they asked us to save electricity, which we did, then they asked us to save water, which we also did, now...

Missing person

■ Social workers are looking for David Solomons, 48, of Bonteheuwel, who has been missing since January. Mr Solomons has an intellectual disability and...

Man arrested for gun possession

Manenberg police arrested a 23-year-oldman on Wednesday May 2 for the illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition.Members of the City’s Stabilisation Unit attached...