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Brendell Card Fraud

Brendell Card Fraud

Brendell Card Fraud: Card Fraud in Bredell. A lady was drawing money at the ATM in a shopping center in Bredell when the person that was in front of her in the queue suddenly returned...

EMPD Operation Bumper To Bumper

EMPD Operation Bumper To Bumper

EMPD Operation Bumper To Bumper: Normally we all talk about the police doing nothing about cars that look like they been threw the wars or have been put together by random parts but on...

Bisset Road Theft

Bisset Road Theft

Bisset Road Theft: There was theft of truck batteries on Bisset Road in Boksburg. The client at the business went to check on his vehicles when he discovered that the palisade had been broken...

Unshakeable

Unshakeable

Unshakeable Unshakeable:  Dismantling Satan’s Plan to Destroy Your Foundation Satan’s master plan to destroy the human race is his attempt to distort,  hinder,  or disintegrate our personalities and make us come unhinged from the...

Grow your own winter onions

Grow your own winter onions

Grow your own winter onions Grow your own winter onions:   Winter onions are an extremely large,  hardy vegetable that can survive in cold temperatures.   The majority of their growth occurs over the winter months....

Good Work By EMPD

Good Work By EMPD

Good Work By EMPD: The EMPD Equestrian Unit members were alerted to a truck stationed on the side of the R50 road in Bromberg area, EMPD spokesperson Lieut-Col Wilfred Kgasago said the truck, which had a...

Brentwood Park Attempted Break In

Brentwood Park Attempted Break In

Brentwood Park Attempted Break In: There was an attempted break in on Clanwilliam Crescent in Brentwood Park. Suspects tried to force the garage door open using a screwdriver after climbing over the fence of...

Anderbolt Wood Factory Burns To The Ground

Anderbolt Wood Factory Burns To The Ground

Anderbolt Wood Factory Burns To The Ground: The factory in question, which is situated at the intersection of All Black Road and Bhekakahle Street, deals in the thermal modification of wood. Ekurhuleni Emergency Services spokesperson William...

Under the Apple Tree

Under the Apple Tree

Under the Apple Tree Under the Apple Tree :   Another wonderful wartime saga from this much-loved author. Portsmouth,  January 1941.  When the Luftwaffe unleashes its full fury on the city in the first of...

46 Injured In Pretoria Bush Incident

46 Injured In Pretoria Bus Incident

46 Injured In Pretoria Bus Incident: Forty-six people have been injured on Es’kia Mphahlele Drive near the R80 in Hermanstad in Pretoria this morning in a bus crash. It is believed that the bus crashed into...

Unemployment At Its Worst

Unemployment At Its Worst

Unemployment At Its Worst: It has hit its highest on record which does not go well for South Africa’s credit rating. Manufacturing shed 100,000 jobs, trade 119,000 and construction 77,000. Agriculture and government service were...

All about Gazanias

All about Gazanias

All about Gazanias All about Gazanias.   Try your hand at growing them.  If  you are looking for a spectacular display of colour,  these are the flowers to opt for.  Gazanias are the most showy in any garden or...

Sharks Send Hurricanes A Message

Sharks Send Hurricanes A Message

Sharks Send Hurricanes A Message: The Cell C Sharks produced one of the upsets of the Vodacom Super Rugby season as a strong second half surge paved the way for a comprehensive 32-15 win over...

The Silkworm

The Silkworm

  The Silkworm The Silkworm:    A compulsively readable crime novel with twists at every turn,  The Silkworm is the second in the highly acclaimed series,   featuring Cormoran Strike and his determined young assistant Robin...

Down and Dirty

Down and Dirty

Down and Dirty Down and Dirty   :::    Punished for an indiscretion,  Navy SEAL and all-around tough guy Zachary Floyd is forced to head a new SEAL-like program for women.  There he meets an alluring...

Petition Against Drug Dealers

Petition Against Drug Dealers

Petition Against Drug Dealers: Drug dealers in the Boksburg north area has reached epidemic proportions. In this area, dealing is so rife that it is now negatively affecting legitimate businesses’ right to trade freely. According to the...

Mega Mall Uncertainties

Mega Mall Uncertainties

Mega Mall Uncertainties: The mall was planned to be built on the corner of Glen Gory and Elm roads, in Vlakfontein, and would have opened to the public this year. “It’s difficult to motivate a developer...

Shoot Out At Mall Of Africa

Shoot Out At Mall Of Africa

Shoot Out At Mall Of Africa: Three people are believed to have been wounded during a shootout at a taxi rank near the newly-opened Mall of Africa in Midrand. Police have arrested four suspects following the...

Colour your garden with primulas

Colour your garden with primulas

  Colour your garden with primulas Colour your garden with primulas.   Primulas are perfect for shady areas.   Although they can tolerate dappled morning sun, try keeping them in more shady spots.  It is a...

Playing with Fire

Playing with Fire

Playing with Fire Violinist Julia Ansdell is the troubled heroine of Playing with Fire,  a haunting new literary suspense novel by Tess Gerritsen,  the best-selling author of the Rizzoli & Isles series.  Also a...

Gardening with ornamental grasses

Gardening with ornamental grasses

Gardening with ornamental grasses Ornamental grasses make a lovely addition to any garden design.  They will transform your landscape, whether you plant them in containers,  or just around the garden. Use grasses as a backdrop Using  grasses as...

Hurricanes Blow Lions Away

Hurricanes Blow Lions Away

Hurricanes Blow Lions Away: The Hurricanes stunned the Emirates Lions with a massive display of attacking rugby, putting up a half-century against South Africa’s top side in their 50-17 Vodacom Super Rugby victory at Emirates...

Phillips And Atlas rd Robbery

Phillips And Atlas rd Robbery

Phillips And Atlas rd Robbery: An Armed Robbery took place at a business on the corner of Phillips and Atlas rd. Security guards opened the shopping centre gates and went to the guard room to...