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High praise from public on dagga ruling

Dagga or marijuana is now legal for private use in South Africa, following a ruling by the Constitutional Court on Tuesday September 18.The historic ruling...

Staff shortages hamper crime- fighting efforts

Milnerton is again ranked among the country’s top-30 police stations for serious crimes, and the suburb’s civilian crime-fighters fear SA’s crime picture is worse...

Winner

■ Curro Century City High Grade 9 Shannon Crous is the junior novice winner and victor ludorum of the six-month Europa Equestrian Graded Dressage...

Tygerhof watch combs its streets

Neighbourhood watch patrollers were out in full force in Tygerhof on Saturday. Around 40 watch members from various watches -- including Brooklyn and Ysterplaat,...

Sunflower Fund

■ On Sunday September 16, guides and rangers from Bothasig and Bergvliet helped at the annual Sunflower Fund Fun Walk/Run by manning the water...

South Africans under seige

Soraya Solomon, chief executive officer, National Institute for Crime Prevention and the Reintegration of Offenders (NICRO) The release of the crime statistics, which records an...

Read of the Week

Being LilyQarnita Loxton Kwela Review: Lauren O’Connor-May Being Lily is the follow-up to lawyer-author Qarnita Loxton’s debut novel, Being Kari. I have not read Being Kari, but...

Parklands pupil robbed

Police arrested a man for allegedly mugging a school pupil in Parklands. Table View police spokeswoman Captain Adriana Chandler said the 15-year-old had been...

Mojo magic

■ Senior citizens from Living Legends, a Table View seniors club, were treated to a trip to the Mojo Market in Sea Point last...

Help the Rural Child visit

■ Help the Rural Child visited Shelanti School last week and pupils could buy a book and donate it to the Little Libraries initiative....