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Exercise caution during big bangs

EMS and Metro police conduct fireworks bylaw compliance operations throughout the city and urge residents to be cautious when using fireworks.

ER24 commemorates World Trauma Day

JOBURG – Commemoration of World Trauma Day emphasises the importance of saving and protecting a life during the most critical moments and preparing and applying critical measures to deal with and avoid trauma fatalities.

House on Rose Way in flames

KELVIN – A house caught on fire on Rose Way Street around noon on 14 October.

WATCH: Gordhan on transformation

ALEXANDRA – Gordhan said that transformation needs to benefit the poor and non-asset owners in order to eradicate poverty.

Eradicate hunger this World Food Day

BRYANSTON – eNCA news anchor William Lehong has teamed up with Potatoes South Africa to encourage communities to play a role in eradicating hunger on World Food Day on 16 October.

A church service with a difference

BRYANSTON – Employers seeking domestic and commercial employees are encouraged to make use of the efficient service offered at the employment bureau introductory service at St Mungo’s United Church.

#ICYMI: Collections for the #JHBstorm victims continue

JOBURG – Community members are called upon to assist the communities of Zandspruit, Muldersdrift and Honeydew that suffered damage and loss as a result of the storm and tornado that hit on 9 October.

The City’s Learn How to Swim campaign announced

JOBURG – Learn how to swim campaign to be launched by Member of Mayoral Council (MMC) of public safety, Michael Sun and MMC of Community Development, Nonhlanhla Sifumba. Read more here.

Challenging stereotypes

SANDTON – A security guard at a prominent Sandton hotel is challenging the stereotypes associated with his profession by self-publishing two books this year.