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Caught Red-Handed

Caught Red-Handed

18th October 2017 at 9:56 am 0 comments

A Table View resident surprised a 53-year-old man from Du Noon who was busy breaking into his car on Saturday morning. According to Table View Police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler local police responded to a complaint in Flamingo Vlei, Table View. The incident took place after 08:00 in the morning.Read More

Margaret Dixon. Photos: Melkbos.net

Charity Shops close to my Heart

18th October 2017 at 9:27 am 1 comment

Fans of charity shops will know that shopping at a charity shop is a different kettle of fish. I, for one, am a staunch fan of charity shops. I can reel off a list of reasons starting with affordability in a harsh economic climate – but let me start withRead More

Fatal Shooting on Philadelphia Farm

Fatal Shooting on Philadelphia Farm

16th October 2017 at 8:35 am 0 comments

A farmer from Philadelphia died after being shot during the early hours of Saturday morning. According to police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk four men, who wore balaclavas, entered the homestead at about 00:20 on Saturday morning. The owners were having a party at the time. The farmer “approached” theRead More

Abalone. Photo to illustrate

Abalone worth R650 000 Confiscated

13th October 2017 at 10:43 am 1 comment

Abalone poachers lost their loot this week. According to police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk, Cape Town Marine Law Enforcement received a complaint of persons diving for abalone at Melkbosstrand on Wednesday at  23:00. Members of the SA Police Service, City of Cape Town Law Enforcement, along with Sanparks, respondedRead More

Cycle Lane between CBD and Table View Patrolled

Cycle Lane between CBD and Table View Patrolled

13th October 2017 at 10:15 am 0 comments

Officers have been deployed to patrol the cycle lane that runs along the red MyCiTi bus lane between the Cape Town central business district and the MyCiTi station in Table View. The cycle lane is patrolled on a daily basis from 05:30 until 21:30. Some of the officers are deployedRead More

Electricity Tampering, Cable Theft in Joe Slovo

Electricity Tampering, Cable Theft in Joe Slovo

12th October 2017 at 10:20 am 0 comments

The City of Cape Town has dealt with nearly 6 000 cases of electricity tampering and 3 000 cases of cable theft over the past financial year. Joe Slovo in Milnerton has been identified as one of the hotspots. According to the City of Cape Town, accounts were adjusted toRead More

Divas vs Dorks raise R20299 for Fur Kids

Divas vs Dorks raise R20299 for Fur Kids

3rd October 2017 at 10:26 am 0 comments

Dressing up quirkily and having loads of fun on Saturday reaped huge benefits. The Dress in Drag event managed to raise R20299 for Fallen Angels Pet Rescue. The money was raised by begging for money at Marine Circle and Eden on the Bay, and selling raffle tickets. The event wasRead More

Driver targets another Woman

Driver targets another Woman

2nd October 2017 at 9:31 am 0 comments

According to police spokesperson Captain Adriana Chandler another female was targeted on Friday, 29 September by the driver of a silver Avanza vehicle in Parklands. The incident took place at approximately 07:45 when the woman climbed into the taxi in Time Square, Parklands. Only one male was in the taxi.Read More

A Rooikat in my Kitchen!

A Rooikat in my Kitchen!

1st October 2017 at 4:22 pm 0 comments

Imagine coming home, and finding a caracul (rooikat) in your kitchen. This is precisely what happened recently to a Durbanville home-owner. “Not every day a caracal (aka rooikat) is found on someone’s kitchen cupboards but that is exactly what our Wildlife Inspector Rico Pentz found last week in Durbanville,” saidRead More

Style File

Style File

1st October 2017 at 4:05 pm 0 comments

This lovely young lady from Parklands was spotted at Trattoria Maranello in Melkbosstrand yesterday. Youthful beauty combined with a simple black dress and patterns get the thumbs up.

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