Archive for January, 2018

Gesina Kruger.

Koop en Gee seeks new Premises

22nd January 2018 at 10:54 am 0 comments

The popular Koop en Gee Winkel is dreaming of new premises. Run by the indomitable auntie Gesina Kruger, it manages to contribute hugely to the coffers of the Melkbos Care Centre. The small shop is always crowded with loyal customers who return day after day in order to get aRead More

Bigger and Better

Bigger and Better

22nd January 2018 at 10:44 am 0 comments

The recent amalgamation of the Melkbos Care Centre, Melkbos Community Centre and Kids for Care will have a ripple effect. It will impact on lives beyond those of the 120 needy children from Olive Close, Varkplaas and other surrounding farms in the care of this organisation. For the organisers thisRead More

Shooting Incident Rocks Table View

Shooting Incident Rocks Table View

17th January 2018 at 9:26 am 1 comment

During the early hours of Sunday morning Table View police received a complaint of a shooting in the parking area near a local pub in Marine Circle. Upon their arrival the officers found a man who had been shot five times inside a vehicle. The man had been shot inRead More

Abalone. Photo: SAPS

Abalone Bust in Table View

17th January 2018 at 9:13 am 0 comments

Table View police arrested two men (aged 31 and 41) and confiscated abalone valued at R297 800 on Sunday evening. A total of 63 bags containing abalone weighing nearly 600 kg were confiscated.  Other paraphernalia was also confiscated. How it unfolded Sharp-eyed police “noticed that a driver was ignoring trafficRead More

Rotary Shop gets Make-Over

Rotary Shop gets Make-Over

17th January 2018 at 8:25 am 0 comments

Melkbosstrand’s Rotary shop has opened after a well-deserved holiday break. And the ladies who man (or should one say who ‘woman’) this shop have been very busy. The shop received a huge amount of donations, and space had to be made. This week, six ladies got together to sort outRead More

Attempted House Robbery, Actual Robbery and Fire Keep Table View Police Busy

Attempted House Robbery, Actual Robbery and Fire Keep Table View Police Busy

12th January 2018 at 7:47 am 0 comments

SAPS report: A resident of Blouberg was surprised by an unknown man, who grabbed her from behind after she had parked her vehicle in the garage and walked to her front door on 10 January 2018 after 21:00. Another two men joined the first one, who was armed with aRead More

Parklands Home Invasion

Parklands Home Invasion

9th January 2018 at 9:14 am 0 comments

In the early hours of Monday morning a retired couple from Parklands woke up to see two men standing beside their bed. According to police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler “a struggle ensued between one of the men and the husband. One of the suspects was armed with a long knife,Read More

Abalone. Photo: SAPS

Abalone Bust

9th January 2018 at 8:54 am 0 comments

Police arrested three men and confiscated abalone valued at R234 500. The incident took place at 02:30 on Sunday 7 January, reports police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler. Members of the Operational Response Service received information that a vehicle suspected of transporting abalone was driving from Melkbosstrand towards Table View. ARead More

Criminals Face up to the Music

Criminals Face up to the Music

8th January 2018 at 9:17 am 0 comments

Justice has been meted out to three murderers and four robbers for crimes committed in the Milnerton Cluster. Joe Slovo murder The first man (aged 21) was convicted of a murder he committed in Joe Slovo on Tuesday 14 February 2017. The man was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment ofRead More

Great Escape: Paternoster

Great Escape: Paternoster

8th January 2018 at 8:35 am 0 comments

Snapshots from Paternoster: The houses are painted white with blue trim. The restaurants, of whom some are famous and rightly so, and some are not celebrated and rightly so, do brisk business. The days are long and mellow. The sun beats down and bakes away the memories of long workdays.Read More

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