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Lemon cheesecake ice cream

Lemon cheesecake ice cream

  Lemon cheesecake ice cream Recipe: Serves: 6-8 Base: 1 Packet coconut biscuits, finely crushed 1/2 Cup (125ml) desiccated coconut 1/2 Cup (125g) butter, melted Filling: 1 Cup (250ml) cream 1Tub (250g) cream cheese...

Butternut with creamy curry sauce

Butternut with creamy curry sauce

  Recipe:  Butternut with creamy curry sauce Ingredients: 1 Medium size butternut , peeled and cut into 1 cm thick lengths 1 Small onion finely chopped 1 Tomato finely chopped 1 Tsp (5ml) Ina...

Blazing fire on Potgieter Street Alrode

Blazing fire on Potgieter Street Alrode

Alberton – Blazing fire on Potgieter Street Alrode.  A blazing fire broke out early this morning in Alrode on Potgieter Street.  Firefighters took over 2 hours get the fire under control.  Currently they are...

Ab InBev raised its offer for SABMiller

London – The world’s largest brewer Ab InBev raised its offer for SABMiller. Anheuser Busch InBev raised its original offer for SABMiller on Monday. SABMiller is small concern nest to the giant ABInBev.  Should the...

Banana bread

Banana bread

Makes 1 loaf Ingredients: 1/2 Cup (125g) butter 1 Cup (250ml) sugar 3 Medium ripe bananas, mashed 2 Cups (500ml)cake flour 1/2 tsp (3ml)baking powder 1/4 tsp (1ml) bicarbonate of soda Pinch salt 2...

Lions beat Griquas in Currie Cup match

Lions beat Griquas in Currie Cup match

  Ellis Park Stadium Johannesburg – Lions beat Griquas in Currie Cup match 29 – 19. The Xerox Golden Lions have been unbeaten so far with 10 wins. The Lions will face the Free...

omlette recipe

Omelette Recipe

Omelette Recipe 2 Eggs per person ½ an eggshell of water per egg 1tbsp /5ml Butter per omelette Green Onion Seasoning Method Use an 18cm non-stick pan Beat the eggs with a fork in a...

Traditional Shepherd's Pie Small

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie

Ingredients: 1 tbls Vegetable Oil 1 Onion, chopped 700g/1 1/2 lb Minced Lamb 1 tbls Tomato Puree 1 tsp Worcestershire Sauce 1 tbls Flour 150ml /5fl oz Lamb Stock (1stock cube) 1 tsp grated Nutmeg 1...

East Rand Mall

East Rand Mall

East Rand Mall facilitates all your shopping requirements with over 175 shop to choose from. The Mall is situated less than 10 km form OR Tambo international airport and forms part of SA’s largest...

SA vs USA

SA vs USA

Image Source: SA Rugby Today’s World cup rugby match is SA vs USA at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.  The USA will be the underdogs in this match, but we have seen surprises in World...

DA concerned about bullying in schools

DA concerned about bullying in schools

DA concerned about bullying in schools – The Democratic Alliance in the Western Cape is deeply concerned about the reports of bullying taking place in some of the schools in the province. The Western...

High adrenaline fun at Gold Reef City

  High adrenaline fun at Gold Reef City Bring the family for what should be day packed full of adrenaline and fun. The Theme park offers the following rides,  Anaconda with a fear factor...

Man tries to hang teenage boy

Man tries to hang teenage boy

Rondebult Alberton – Man tries to hang teenage boy. Police have arrested a 48-year-old man after he allegedly tried to hang a 10-year-old boy in Alberton, south of Johannesburg. Police believed the 10-year old...

Parkdene Primary School

Parkdene Primary School

Image:  Google Streetview The History of Parkdene Primary School On 31 October 1906, a train with the High Commissioner, Lord Selborne, as passenger steamed into Vogelfontein station. Lord Selborne was to officiate at a...

St Dominics Catholic school for girls

St Dominics Catholic school for girls

About St Dominics Catholic school for girls St Dominics Catholic school for girls, was established eighty-seven years ago when the magnificent buildings of St Dominic’s Convent and School rose from the African dust. The...

Lions destroys Western Province

Lions destroys Western Province

JOHANNESBURG –  Another great win by The Golden Lions when they destroyed Western Province when they beat Western Province 62-25 in Johannesburg on Friday at Ellis Park Stadium. The Teams Golden Lions: 15 Andries...

Springboks take down Scotland with great win

Springboks take down Scotland with great win

Image: Springboks Facebook View image | gettyimages.com The Springboks upped their game with an impressive 34 – 16 win over Scotland in their Rugby World Cup Pool B match in Newcastle.  Under the new leadership...

Christian massacre in Oregon

Christian massacre in Oregon

International News Oregon – Christian massacre in Oregon. Residents of a quiet Oregon town struggled after the latest U.S. mass shooting. A young gunman went on a rampage and killed nine people in a college classroom before he...

Zuma says SA wants smarter citizens

Zuma says SA wants smarter citizens

Johannesburg – Zuma says SA wants smarter citizens. President Jacob Zuma said today that Operation Phakisa the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in Education will assist the country to have smart citizens in the...

Joburg mall shootout wounds 12 people

Joburg mall shootout wounds 12 people

Alexandra Johannesburg – Joburg mall shootout wounds 12 people.  According to reports and Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha the shooting happened at the Pan African Mall. The injured were treated on the scene and taken...

Cosatu plans national stay-away next week

Cosatu plans national stay-away next week

Cosatu plans national stay-away next week. Introduction Management may be aware, from recent media reports, that Cosatu has issued a notice to Nedlac of its intention to stage a national stay-away or a socio-economic...

The Crucible Glass Blowing

The Crucible Glass Blowing

  The Crucible Glass Blowing, a long-term dream and project of Greg Miller, came to fruition in 2011 as a diverse centre of creativity offering the facilities and space for aspiring and experienced fine...

Kempton Park Golf Club

Kempton Park Golf Club

Designed in 1965 by Grimsdell & Kerr, Kempton Park Golf Course is characterised as a typical Parklands golf course with kikuyu fairway grass and a mixture of poa and bent grass on the greens....

Emperors Palace Hotel and Casino

  Emperors Palace Hotel and Casino Situated just 5 minutes from Oliver Tambo international airport at 64 Jones Road, Kempton Park, South Africa. Emperors Palace Hotel and Casino is ideal for conferences, banquets and...

House robbery Noordheuwel

House robbery Noordheuwel

House robbery Noordheuwel HOUSE ROBBERY Noordheuwel Suspects traced back to Windmill Park Boksburg Nicely done SAPS! Boksburg North Facebook  Do you have a story for us.  Please send us a mail to info@myalberton.co.za