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Wagging Tails at the Dog Show

Wagging Tails at the Dog Show

29th October 2017 at 9:14 am 0 comments

There were happy hounds galore at the Melkbos Dog Club’s annual dog show yesterday morning. Dogs ranging in size from really big to medium and pooch-size turned up for the event at the Melkbosstrand Country Club. They had one thing in common; they all have big hearts despite their size.Read More

T’View: Cash-in-Transit Heist

T’View: Cash-in-Transit Heist

27th October 2017 at 10:54 am 0 comments

A sophisticated cash-in-transit heist took place in Table View yesterday.  According to police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler the incident took place shortly before 10:00 outside a bank at The Stables. A white Mercedes Benz pulled up right against the vehicle, blocking it. According to an eyewitness one of the menRead More

2017’s Crime Stats

2017’s Crime Stats

26th October 2017 at 9:27 am 0 comments

The recently released crime stats show that the police have their hands full. The good news is that Melkbosstrand looks like a pretty safe haven in a turbulent sea. The same cannot be said for Atlantis however. While Melkbosstrand had no murders in 2017 and only two attempted murders inRead More

City’s Guidelines for Water Rationing

City’s Guidelines for Water Rationing

24th October 2017 at 11:13 am 0 comments

Dam storage levels are at 38,5%, with useable water at 28,5%. Consumption is at 585 million litres of collective usage per day, says the City of Cape Town.   Due to the critical nature of available water supply, all water users across the metro must expect water rationing which couldRead More

Glamorous Matric Farewell

Glamorous Matric Farewell

24th October 2017 at 10:32 am 0 comments

Youthful beauty and glamour graced the recent Melkbosstrand Matric farewell. The dresses were designed by Alec Roux Couture. The photos were taken by Angelique Smith.

Waka Waka: The Big Night is Coming!

Waka Waka: The Big Night is Coming!

24th October 2017 at 9:41 am 0 comments

The Big Night is coming! The kids from The Clever Kids Academy are hard at work – or is it play – rehearsing for Thursday’s night graduation ceremony. The children who have passed their grades and are going on to the “big school” next year will  get a certificate onRead More

Bins will be delivered this week.

Melkbos, Atlantis, Parklands get New MyCiti stops, routes, timetables

22nd October 2017 at 9:59 am 0 comments

New MyCiTi bus stops, improved timetables and direct and express routes are on the cards for Melkbosstrand, Atlantis and Parklands. According to the City’s Mayoral Committee Member for Transport and Urban Development, Councilor Brett Herron, “The changes are set to meet the increase in passenger demand and help cut travelRead More

Cannabis Lab on Philadelphia Farm Busted

Cannabis Lab on Philadelphia Farm Busted

22nd October 2017 at 9:24 am 0 comments

The Hawks’ Narcotics Enforcement Bureau arrested two suspects (aged 39 and 57) following a search and seizure operation at Mountain View Horse Trails Farm outside Philadelphia. According to Hawks spokesperson Captain Lloyd Ramovha the operation resulted in the discovery of “a clandestine narcotics laboratory, with equipment and chemicals as wellRead More

T’View Pair nabbed for Possession of Suspected Counterfeit Bank Cards, Rifle and Cocaine

T’View Pair nabbed for Possession of Suspected Counterfeit Bank Cards, Rifle and Cocaine

20th October 2017 at 11:46 am 0 comments

Two suspects (aged 30 and 31) from Table View are being investigated by the Hawks Serious Commercial Crime Unit. Cases of contraventions of the Electronic Communication and Transactions Act and possession of a prohibited firearm and narcotics are being investigated. The pair was arrested on Thursday by police in TableRead More

‘Dream big, Work Hard,’ Aspiring Cops are Told

‘Dream big, Work Hard,’ Aspiring Cops are Told

18th October 2017 at 10:25 am 0 comments

Learners from schools in the Milnerton Cluster recently attended a SAPS Career Day. The learners came from Robinvale High and Atlantis Secondary School in Atlantis, Milnerton High in Milnerton, Westbank and Schoonspruit High in Malmesbury and Bloubergrand High and Blouberg International School in Bloubergstrand. Milnerton Cluster Commander, Major General AneeqahRead More

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