JOBURG – About two weeks ago, while doing a bit of tree felling, two little birds fell out of their nest.
When the City of Joburg announced the new restrictions on water last week, many residents went into shock. The sad reality is the announcement was really nothing new, but how the City plans to enforce it, is. It seems that some residents needed a bit of a reality check, and being threatened with a…
It is official – winter has arrived and our mornings and evenings are now that much colder.
JOHANNESBURG – Joburg can be a depressing place – not because of the weather, the condition of the roads or the colour of our buildings. No, Joburg can be a depressing place because of the harsh reality of unemployment.
It won’t happen to me … five words that most Joburg residents have thought when witnessing or hearing about something horrific.
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has said 77 percent of eligible voters have registered for the upcoming elections.
A ward councillor in Joburg was on her way back from a meeting in Braamfontein when her car broke down. With her phone battery dying, she chose to post a message on her Parktown residents WhatApp group.
After more than three weeks of illegal strike action by Samwu-affiliated Pikitup employees, it seems there is still no end in sight.
JOBURG – Over the last few days, I have noticed Metro police officers everywhere.
JOBURG – Last week, this newsroom shared a story about a beggar directing traffic on Jan Smuts Avenue.
JOBURG – “In the space of a couple of days, the count is five – five dumped babies, five wasted lives – and I wasn’t even trying to find reports.”