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’Reading is a basic tool of life,’ says librarian

Children’s librarians Nicole Collinnet, left, and Zuraya Sassman ran a literacy programme last week for children from Flamingo Crescent informal settlement.The Lansdowne library held...

National Book Week at Belmor Primary

Grade 2 pupil Qaniah Jacobs reads Mimi Helps Her Friends to her class at Belmor Primary School, in Hanover Park.Pupils at Belmor Primary School...

Parents urged to heed cancer warning signs in children

Reece Gideon was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in July last year.In July last year, Alicia and Ronald Gideon’s lives were turned upside down...

Woman escapes near abduction

Four men robbed and tried to abduct a 22-year-old woman in Lawrence Road, Athlone, on Saturday September 9, say police.The woman and a friend...

Gospel mourns loss of ’gentle giant’ to Covid

Gospel artist Sergio Brandt was laid to rest on Sunday September 5. He died on Thursday August 26 from Covid-19 complications.The gospel fraternity is...

Action galore as Coke Cup draws closer to finish

Ameer White of Saxons in black and Waylin Marang of Lavender Hill during their sides' last round of 16 Coke Cup clash, in Khayelitsha,...

Modderdam teacher wins excellence award

Adnaan Adams, the head of department for maths and science at Modderdam High School in Bonteheuwel, won the Western Cape Kader Asmal Excellence Award,...

Barons accelerate their small business

Anusca and her mother Rene Baron from Hanover Park, grew their small business, thanks to an accelerator programme.Hanover Park mother and daughter Rene and...

What you can and can’t do at Level 2

President Cyril Ramaphosa's announcement that lockdown restrictions would be relaxed to Alert Level 2 was welcomed by Mayor Dan Plato.“We note the announcement by...

Young woman the beats odds FAS stacked against her

Nicky turned 21 this year.Nicky* (not her real name) recently turned 21 - milestone for the young woman who had the odds stacked against...