Woman, 21, nabbed with 23 packets of tik

A 21-year-old Brackenfell woman was arrested for being in possession of 23 packets of tik and nine halved mandrax tablets worth R650.The woman appeared...

Author aims to help women find their way back to ’the...

City poets and authors Diana Ferrus, left, and Haroldene Tshienda share a light moment during the launch of Ms Tshienda’s sixth book at the...

Book review: Klara and the Sun

Klara and the SunKazuo IshiguroFaber and FaberReview: Lauren O’Connor-MayI don’t know when last I was as enthralled with a book as much as I...

Durbanville police investigate Somali’s killing

Durbanville police are investigating a murder and several robberies in the area.Police are investigating a murder case after a Somali man was shot several...

Police drop EFF supporter’s assault case

EFF supporters and Brackenfell residents clashed outside Brackenfell High School late last year, following allegations that black pupils had been excluded from a matric...

Civic centre staff return to offices after fire

Bellville civic centre staff were able to return to their offices on Monday after a fire at the building last Friday.Bellville civic centre staff...

City rugby clubs hopeful for a season thriller

The rugby community is hopeful the Western Province Club Rugby season, starting in less than two weeks, will go ahead, despite the ongoing uncertainty...

Choice between freedom and slavery in Kiss of the Spider Woman

Sylvaine Strike directs, from left, Mbulelo Grootboom as Valentin and Wessel Pretorius as Molina in Kiss of the Spider Woman. Picture: Oscar...

Three men held on curfew and illegal gun charges

Three men were arrested for being in possession of this home-made gun and being out after curfew.Police arrested three men in Brackenfell on Monday...

Traders struggle to stay afloat in flooded parking lot

Recent rains have caused flooding at the Shoprite Kuils River Centre parking lot, hurting business for traders who have stalls there.Traders at a Kuils...