My East Rand Blog

Robbery in Casseldale

Robbery in Casseldale

Robbery in Casseldale – There was a armed robbery in Casseldale. The Casseldale CPF was fast on scene. Hi5 Kids Recovery Unit would like to thank Sean and Bev the married team for their fast...

Google launches Google Match targeting email

Google launches Customer Match targeting email

Google launches Customer Match targeting email – All the large tech giants are rolling out their latest products due to ad week. Google is on the verge of launching their newly anticipated and in-demand product...

Carnival City Casino and Hotel

  Carnival City Casino and Hotel. Situated just off the n17 Carnival City is home to a variety of activities that will entertain the whole family. The casino has 1750 slot machines and 58...

Repairs on the Swartkoppies Road Bridge

Repairs on the Swartkoppies Road Bridge

Alberton – Back in March 2011 the pedestrian bridge was damaged by a truck.  Since then the Swartkoppies Road bridge was left as is. The bid for the repair of the bridge was advertised back in 2011. According...

Maboneng Urban Lifestyle

Maboneng Urban Lifestyle

Maboneng Urban Lifestyle, Maboneng, meaning ‘Place of Light’, is a privately developed urban neighbourhood on the east side of Johannesburg CBD. A fully fledged thriving community, Maboneng is home to several independent retail, restaurants...

jack blacks beer

Jack Black’s Beer

  Jack Black’s Beer is made from the finest natural ingredients at our state-of-the-art Cape Town craft brewery. At Jack Black’s Brewing Co we’re dedicated to brewing beers that inspire us. Our focus is...

Basic Sangria Recipe

Ingredients 2 Bottles dry red wine (Tassenberg) 1 Cup brandy(Richelieu or Klipdrift) 1 Cup orange juice 1/4 Cup sugar 2 Oranges, cut 2 Lemons, cut 3 Limes, cut 2 Apples, cored and cut into 1/2-inch chunks 2...

Crazy salary hikes for SABC

Crazy salary hikes for SABC

Crazy salary hikes for SABC – Hlaudi Motsoeneng has had a salary increase of nearly R1 million in the last financial year according to a 702 interview with a EWN reporter. The public broadcaster’s...

all about beards

All About Beards

  All About Beards – The beard has been growing in popularity since the mid 2000’s. But it wasn’t until spring of 2013, that the full beard took over the world. When will it end?...

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National Braai Day 2015

National Braai Day 2015 – The National Braai Day initiative aims to position National Heritage Day as South Africa’s annual day of celebration. We call on all South Africans to unite around fires, share our heritage and wave our flag...

Heritage Day on 24 September

Heritage Day on 24 September

Heritage Day on 24 September recognises and celebrates the cultural wealth of our nation. We as South Africans celebrate the day by remembering the cultural heritage of the many cultures that make up the...

East Rand

East Rand

Image: Germiston CBD (Wikipedia) The East Rand is the eastern part of the Witwatersrand that is joined with the Johannesburg area. This area became settled by Europeans after a gold-bearing reef was discovered in 1886 and sparked...

Blades and Triggers Paintball Range

Blades and Triggers Paintball Range

Blades and Triggers Paintball Range is the number 1 paintball range in the East Rand! They have 5 paintball fields and 2 function venues! Great for kids parties, corporate events and team building or just...

easy banana smoothie

Easy Banana Smoothie

Easy Banana Smoothie Ingredients 1 Banana 1 Cup Milk 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1 Egg 2 Tablespoon White Sugar 1 Pinch Ground Cinnamon Directions In a blender, combine banana, milk, vanilla, egg and sugar....

bokkie park east rand

Bokkie park East Rand

Image: Julene Muller Photography (Facebook) Bokkie Park in East Rand, is a great place for a day out to enjoy for the entire family.   Playground for the kids Feed the animals Bunny Rabbits Pony...

Apple will release their electric car in 2019

Apple will release their electric car in 2019

Photo: Apple will release their electric car in 2019(Yahoo) According to a recent article that was published the California tech giant will be releasing their electric vehicle in 2019.  They have been speeding up...