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Madibeng wants culprit who leaked report
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

In response to the damning internal audit report on the Madibeng Municipality that the Kormorant reported on last week, the municipality responded this week by saying that the allegations were “unfounded and untrue”. However, [...]

Hartbeespoort gives generously to Joost
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Left: Joost van der Westhuizen with Hartbeespoort’s own former Springbok rugby player, André Skinner, during the ice bucket challenge at Village Mall last Friday. Hartbeespoort residents did not hesitate to get icy wet last Friday [...]

Brits factory creates a feral cat haven – fun included
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Left: Sean Mitchell and Theunis Duvenage, CEO of SS Profiling A steel roofing factory in Brits has become the haven of many unwanted feral cats that were not welcome at businesses in the other parts [...]

Nuus 10 jaar terug
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

In die laaste van ons terugblik op nuus wat die koerant gehaal het in Kormorant se verjaarsdagmaand, neem ons die uitgawe wat aan die einde van Oktober/begin November 2004 verskyn het onder die loep. [...]

Gewapende rower in koeëlvaste baadjie terroriseer plotbewoners
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Links: Dié man en sy suster is met ‘n mes en bobbejaan-spanner aangeval en beroof op ‘n hoewe in die Rietfontein/Syferfontein-omgewing. Vermoedelik dieselfde gewapende  aanvallers het kort daarna nog twee mense aangehou en beroof in [...]

The birders’ column – Long-tailed  Widowbird / Langstertflap  (Euplectes  progne)
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Left: Photo by Albert Froneman The largest widowbird of the region, the breeding male is unmistakable with its heavy and extremely long, floppy and graduated tail. The iris is black and bill whitish. They prefer [...]

Honesty, the best policy
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Left: Marinda Brits with Solomon Matlala who returned her lost wedding ring to her. Right: Chany Lourens and car guard Ntsako Maswanganye who kept her shopping for her. There still are honest people in our society, [...]

Snared leopard saved – - snare-clearing programme launched
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Left: Dr Paul Bartels, John Power and Dr Francois Le Grange offloading Brandy during the release. The Wildlife and Environment Society of SA (WESSA) and the Tshwane University of Technology’s (TUT) Department of Nature Conservation [...]

Win tickets to boat show
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

The Summer Lifestyle and Boat Show this weekend at The Islands estate (next to Pecanwood) promises to offer loads of entertainment for the whole family. Not only will the newest models of boats, 4x4s [...]

Fresh French cuisine with a twist
By: Orabile - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Left:  The team at La Bonheur back from left chef Thuli, waiter Miriam, chef Sipho and  executive chef and owner Angelique. In front from left are waiters Barbara, Yolanda and Rejoice Tucked away behind the [...]