On 10 February, up and coming attorney from BBM (Biccari Bollo Mariano) Law in Bedfordview, Chanel Frankel, will swim the world’s largest open water swim, the Aquelle Midmar Mile, in aid of the Sithanda Upliftment Projects initiative.
This initiative, in Kwa-Zulu Natal, supports underprivileged communities through the provision of Early Childhood Development (ECD) centres.
Two critical after R59 taxi crash
An accident involving a taxi has left 15 injured following a crash on Sunday afternoon, 21 January near the R59 Michelle Avenue off-ramp
Hoërskool Overvaal off to a bumpy start
Following a bumpy three days start to the school year, an NGO offering life coaching at Hoërskool Overvaal has encouraged parents to allow their children to go to school despite three consecutive days of sometimes violent protests, Eyewitness News (EWN) reported on Friday 19 January.
Say 'no' to drugs and bullying
A strong team from the Edenvale Police Youth Desk visited Edenglen High School today (17 January) to educate the youthon pertinent issues such as drugs and bullying
Selflessly contributing to the Community
Students from Reddam House, Bedfordview recently went beyond the requirements of the curriculum and their school, through their commitment to community work, accumulating an impressive number of Community Hours.
Kumalo congratulates Ekurhuleni matriculants
The Speaker of Council in Ekurhuleni, Alderman Patricia Kumalo has sent her message of congratulations to all successful Junior City Councillors of Ekurhuleni.
80.7% pass for Ekurhuleni South matric class
While Ekurhuleni North region made as the fourth best performing region in the country with an impressive 89 percent pass mark, the class of 2017 in Ekurhuleni South achieved an impressive 80.7 percent pass.
Alberton saddened by the loss of Rademeyers
Residents of Alberton expressed their shock and sadness following the death of five members of a well-known family in Alberton.
Ekurhuleni honours top performer Kwesta
The City of Ekurhuleni has taken the time to honour one of its own stars during the council meeting held in Germiston on Thursday 30 November following an impressive recognition at the South African Music Awards (SAMA) 2017 Kwesta was given for his work.
tame TIMES announces competition winners
2nd Place Photograph
The tame TIMES Photo Competition has now come to an end and the winning photograph has been chosen.
After much deliberation, the judges decided that Ernie Buric is the lucky winner of the tame TIMES Photo Competition for his enthralling bee and flower photograph. Buric walked away with R1000...
DA honours Helen Suzman
The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Ekurhuleni has taken an opportunity to honour anti-apartheid and human rights activist, Helen Suzman as she would have turned 100 years earlier this year.
Ekurhuleni boosts young golfers’ swing
The City of Ekurhuleni is making strides in developing the talent of young golfer in the city; they do so through the Ekurhuleni SA Open Legacy Project.
Ekurhuleni municipal offices to close in December
The City of Ekurhuleni wishes to inform its ratepayers of the closure of Council offices between Christmas and New Year.
Ekurhuleni customers not affected by change of bank
The change of bank has not affected customer's ability to pay their municipal accounts.
“The City of Ekurhuleni is in contract with Nedbank, which has been effective since September 2015 following a tender process that was awarded in the 2015/16 financial year,” said Ekurhuleni Metro spokesperson Themba Gadebe. “To minimise the inconvenience to over three...
12 ways to celebrate Mandela Day
Tomorrow (18 July) we will once again celebrate Mandela Day and some may still be wondering how they can observe the day.
Here are ten ways to serve your community on the day:
1. Do a neighbourhood clean-up. Gather friends and family and walk together through the neighbourhood armed with plastic gloves and black bags.
Artikels 24 en 28 van die Wet op Beheer van Vuurwapens word ongrondwetlik bepaal
Die Noord Gauteng se Hooggeregshof het pas artikels 24 en 28 van die Wet op Beheer van Vuurwapens ongrondwetlik bepaal en die parlement opdrag gegee om dié wet binne 18 maande te wysig.
Van groot belang is die bevel dat alle vervalle lisensies as geldig geag sal word tot tyd en wyl die parlement die...
Exclusive Ekurhuleni University on the cards
Executive Mayor Cllr Mzwandile Masina has called upon local businesses to support the call for the establishment of a university in the City of Ekurhuleni. In his comments at the current Manufacturing Indaba, he placed emphasis on the need for skills development, in order to drive the manufacturing industry.
“The City of Ekurhuleni is the...
Bedfordview panga chaos ends with suspect fatally wounded
A sector police officer has been left seriously wounded after being attacked by a panga earlier today in Kirky Road, Bedfordview when attending to a scene of reported intimidation in the area. The suspect was fatally shot when police fired shots at him, in response to the violent attack.
Captain Andre de Jager, Bedfordview...
Ekurhuleni Metro ranked top local government
. The Business Day’s new index that tracks how well cities and towns spend residents’ money has ranked the City of Ekurhuleni top in the country.
This according to Themba Gadebe, spokesperson for the Ekurhuleni Metro.
He explained that, released in June, the index allocated each municipality a score out of 100 points based on...
Edenvale youth rise up - enough is enough!
The Edenvale Social Crime Prevention Unit, in collaboration with the Edenvale Community Policing Forum (ECPF), and Edenvale Police Youth Desk took to the streets of Edenvale on 16 June, Youth Day, to protest against drugs and abuse, and to make a stand for the rights of the community’s youth. The march was organised by...
Fast as lightening
HIGH ACHIEVER: Jonathan Wilken.
Bedfordview’s Jonathan Wilken is currently doing his country proud, facing the world’s best in remote control car racing at the Euro Touring Series, in Trecin, Slovakia.
Wilken explained to tame TIMES this was the biggest remote control racing series worldwide, and most of the world’s best racers would...
Devastating fire destroy family home
On the evening of 13 June, at 19:47 pm, Fox Security was alerted by residents of De Wet Street Alberante of a house fire coming from the residence of Mark and Tracey Peterson. “It happened so fast,” said Mark, still shaken by the events. The cause of the fire is believed to be from...