Archive for February, 2017

Die ou dame het vandag op Melkbos gekuier. Foto: Melkbos.net

Min karre laat my ‘gush’…Die ene wel

27th February 2017 at 6:40 pm 0 comments

Die imposante ou dame het vandag in Melkbosstrand gekuier. Sy was geparkeer naby Orca seekosrestaurant, met haar neus wat wys in die rigting van die eetplek, asof haar eienaar(s) haar wou dophou. Vir ingeval sy kon wegraak. Karre het verbygery, pynlik stadig. Want mense was besig om te rubber nekRead More

Atlantis: 1436 Cats & Dogs to be Sterilised

Atlantis: 1436 Cats & Dogs to be Sterilised

27th February 2017 at 11:47 am 0 comments

The City of Cape Town has allocated R625 302 for a mass sterilisation campaign of cats and dogs in Atlantis. The amount will cover the sterilisation of 1 436 cats and dogs. The City of Cape Town started to fund mass sterilisation in 2013. To date, it has made available nearly R2,2Read More

Melkbos Robbery: Shots Fired

Melkbos Robbery: Shots Fired

27th February 2017 at 10:49 am 0 comments

A Melkbosstrand couple was wounded during an armed robbery in the early morning hours of Sunday 26 February.  According to Milnerton Cluster police spokesperson Sergeant Nicolette Visagie “at 01:30 three men approached a domestic worker who was smoking outside.” The robbers forced the domestic worker, who stays on the premises,Read More

129 Days of Useable Water Left

129 Days of Useable Water Left

21st February 2017 at 8:10 am 0 comments

As of yesterday, 20 February, dam levels have dropped to 34,5%, which is 1,7% down from a week ago. With the last 10% of a dam’s water not being useable, dam levels are effectively at 24,5%. Consumption remains too high The latest consumption is 801 million litres of collective useRead More

Armed Robbery at Blouberg Eatery

Armed Robbery at Blouberg Eatery

21st February 2017 at 7:42 am 0 comments

According to Table View police an armed robbery took place at a popular restaurant at Marine Circle, Bloubergstrand, on Sunday 19 February. A traumatised employee told officers that three men, of whom one had a firearm, approached him inside the premises around 10:00. The complainant ran to press the panicRead More

For the Love of Art

For the Love of Art

20th February 2017 at 2:28 pm 0 comments

Marina Jacobs’ new art gallery in Rio Road is a happy place filled with colour and creativity. The Beach House Gallery @ MJ’s has only been open to the public for three weeks. But when you step inside the high volume interior of the gallery it feels established. Right. Melkbos.netRead More

Week’s Crime in Review

Week’s Crime in Review

19th February 2017 at 10:41 am 0 comments

Husband & wife arrested for housebreaking During the early evening hours of Thursday 16 February Table View police received information about the whereabouts of two suspects who are linked to a housebreaking that took place in November last year in Table View. The police went to an address in Summergreens,Read More

Estelle's stallholders become her friends.

Made with Love & Care

19th February 2017 at 9:08 am 0 comments

Mark Sunday 26 February on your calendar. Yes, it’s time for the West Coast Craft Market in Melkbosstrand again; time for the tannies to conjure up their vetkoek and jaffles while we peruse the knitted and crocheted ware and 1000 other delights on offer. Crafts have never been cooler… TheRead More

Tippler brings Traffic to a Standstill

Tippler brings Traffic to a Standstill

14th February 2017 at 9:37 am 0 comments

A drunk driver brought traffic to a standstill in Table View on Sunday night. The man blacked out at the intersection of Blaauwberg and Jansen Road, causing a traffic obstruction. One empty whisky bottle was found in his car, as well as a second nearly empty bottle. The Ghost SquadRead More

Cop Supported Grieving Family

Cop Supported Grieving Family

11th February 2017 at 5:07 pm 0 comments

The horrifying day on which Anthony Dau died was made a little more bearable for his family by a policeman’s support. It fell upon the shoulders of Warrant Officer Riaan Prins of Table View Police Station to inform the Dau family of Green Point of their 45-year-old son’s death. TheRead More

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