Panorama old age home ‘improved’

TASNEEM HASSAN There have been big improvements at Serendipity Old Age Home in Panorama, since it became the subject of an investigation into complaints...

Online support for school leavers

TASNEEM HASSANA Goodwood shelter for abused and abandoned children is going to test a computer program that runs like a game to help...

City’s properties now valued at R1 trillion

TASNEEM HASSANThe City has completed its latest general valuation roll, which determines how much property owners will end up paying in rates, and those...

Businesses to source own energy

Janine Myburgh, President of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and IndustryNearly half the businesses in Cape Town are planning to generate their own...

Ticket, but no place to ride

SOYISO MALITINormal rail services in the northern suburbs were disrupted after two serious acts of vandalism on the Kraaifontein and Kuils River lines in...

The frustrating case of some missing money

Pumla Hashe had the blues after R400 her daughter transferred to her from Shoprite U Save, Parklands, disappeared. Ms Hashe said she was on...

Sub-council’s taxis, traffic cops conundrum

SOYISO MALITIThere are only 12 traffic officers patrolling the northern suburbs of Kraaifontein, Brackenfell, Bellville and Durbanville, among others, the City’s traffic services said...

Award for Wallacedene Primary

ORIELLE BERRYThe Western Cape Education Department last week dished out 53 awards in 12 categories to schools for improvement and excellence in the department’s...

What’s On

Photography talkAt the Cape Town Photographic Society’s next monthly education and development session - today, Wednesday February 17 - photographer Vernon Chalmers, will talk...

‘They took the place from under our feet’

From page 1 “When I had to move away, I told my wife I was going to finish with the railways and started working for...