From Benoni to… Ontario

Sharon Lowe (56) moved from South Africa to Canada, in Oakville, Ontario, when she was only 16, but still has fond memories of swimming in her clothes in a water feature at the Benoni Bunny Park.

Youth desk volunteers needed

The Crystal Park SAPS Youth Crime Prevention desk is looking for volunteers who are passionate about the well-being of their community.

Kon Tiki around the corner

The time is fast approaching for Cubs, Scouts and Rover crews to once again show their worth at the annual Kon Tiki event at Arrowe Park from May 13 to 14.

Mess greets ratepayers

Broken windows, litter, a rock taking the place of a manhole cover and trees growing out of paving are what greets visitors to the Benoni Customer Care Centre facility on Elston Avenue.

Manny finds dog 26 days after disappearance

After throwing away his missing dog’s food because he thought he’d never see his pet again, Manny Ferreirinho fed his dog his own Chicken à la King on the night of his pooch’s return.

Sing for Joy concert returns

The St Dunstan’s Music Foundation is set to host a music spectacular on Saturday, May 20, for the 15th consecutive year

More time to collect your wheelie bins

There will be another wheelie bin roll-out in Benoni, according to Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM) spokesperson Themba Gadebe.