Read of the Week

James Patterson with Frank Constantini, Emily Raymond and Brian SittsTwo from the Heart Century Review: Chantel Erfort Two from the Heart contains two short stories about...

Poetica

There will be readings, performances, discussions and workshops using rap, poetry and the spoken word at the Open Book Festival’s Poetica programme. The festival...

Permission to hunt baboons

CapeNature has issued Constantia Valley wine farms with hunting permits to kill up to two baboons a day. The Bulletin, the Sentinel’s sister paper, first...

New CPF head sends stern crime warning

The new chairperson of the Hout Bay Community Policing Forum (CPF) has urged residents to remember to arm their alarms.Anthony Chemaly, who took over...

Investigating robberies

Police are investigating whether a house robbery in Longkloof Road on Sunday July 1 is linked to one that took place last week. According...

Heavy rains

■ Last weekend’s heavy rains flooded several parts of Hout Bay, including Atlantic Skipper Road in the harbour precinct. The City of Cape Town...

Hangberg youth activist on hunger strike

Hout Bay youth activist Roscoe Jacobs embarked on a hunger strike this week, imploring President Cyril Ramaphosa to address the land issue in Hangberg. Mr...

Clay Café on the mend

The Clay Cafe, the popular Hout Bay ceramic-painting venue and restaurant, is getting back on its feet after suffering a devastating fire last month. The...

Concern over dumped foetuses

Welfare organisations have raised red flags for the Hout Bay community after foetuses were dumped in two separate incidents last weekend.Police spokeswoman Warrant Officer...

City will not budge on taxi route

The City of Cape Town says it cannot support new taxi operating licences for the Hout Bay-Cape Town route. The taxi protests that flared...