Hanover Park residents demand an end to killings

More than 150 Hanover Park residents marched to Philippi police station to demand an end to gang killings.The Hanover Park community has again called...

Plan to steer youth away from gangs

The Youth Desk team, back from left, are Mikhail Jurd, Aaisha January, Tharwat Isaacs and Jaden Arendse. Front: Azhaar Isaacs, Charlene Titus, Chanel Baatjies,...

Open Hands soup kitchen launched

Lesley Abrahams, left, and Anthea van der Plank, served hearty soup and sandwiches at the launch of Open Hands Soup Kitchen.An Athlone church launched...

Neighbours start community aftercare

The founders of Ignite the Park, are, from left, Zakirah Crouch, Adelaide Beukes, Carin Abrahams, Xavier Uren, Waleed Sakier, Nazeem Baker and Juanita Abrahams.Residents...

Ultra Athletic Club athletes in qualifiers

Furqaan Jacobs, 100m and 200m.Vygieskraal-based Ultra Athletic Club runners took part in Western Province Athletics' (WPA) final qualifiers for next month's national championships in...

Athwood Primary gets a new kitchen

Marisa Munroe from Woolworths Foods and Athwood Primary School principal, Evan Petersen, in the new kitchen.The 650 children at Athwood Primary School in Hanover...

Actor takes a stand against gender-based violence

Red Baroness took a stand against gender-based violence by dressing in a striking costume and walking up Adderley Street to the provincial legislature.Actor and...

Residents fed up with dumping, drugs under Crawford bridge

Vagrants have occupied rooms under the Crawford bridge.Crawford bridge spans a cesspool of crime, prostitution and the foul stench of human waste, say residents.A...

Sanitisers for preschools

Social Development MEC Sharna Fernandez, left, with Eron Isaacs, manager of the Friends Embassy Bible School.Social Development MEC Sharna Fernandez and Ward 60 councillor...

Two held on gun charges

Two gang members have been arrested in Bonteheuwel for the illegal possession of guns, say police.According to Bishop Lavis police spokesman Warrant Officer Joseph...