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10 tips for making your home child friendly

Even if your home has been childproofed, it only takes one second for an accident to happen. Your vigilance is your child’s best protection.

Brits vrou aangerand, gemartel

‘n Nege-en-veertigjarige vrou van Brits is Maandagmiddag in haar huis in Elandsrand deur drie gewapende rowers oorval en vir meer as ‘n uur aangehou, aangerand en met die dood en verkragting gedreig, voor hulle met ‘n groot hoeveelheid gesteelde goedere gevlug het.

Biker’s body found in tree

The body of a 60-year-old biker was found in a tree on Monday morning after he was reported missing by his wife on Sunday.

Bogus Oukasie doctor arrested

An alleged bogus doctor, who was treating patients, dispensing medication and issuing medical certificates in a tiny shack in Oukasie in Brits, was busted by members of the Brits police on Friday, following the Kormorant’s sister newspaper, The Citizen’s, undercover investigations.

Bella in the running for Mrs SA crown

Hartbeespoort boasts a whole bevy of beautiful women, and now yet another semi-finalist in the Mrs South Africa pageant.