‘Pink Day’ raises some much needed funds for hospice

HAZEL ALLIES-HUSSELMANAfter hosting a fundraiser, which also served as a cancer awareness programme, St Theresa’s Roman Catholic Primary School donated R2 384 to...

Spes Bona High School bids teacher farewell

NABEELAH MOHEDEEN After 36 years of waking up early and getting ready to teach the pupils of Spes Bona High School, Sumaya Davids is...

Seven arrests made during Operation Lockdown

Philippi SAPS arrested a 55-year-old woman in Algoa Court, Hanover Park, for illegally dealing in alcohol, on Thursday February 25. A large quantity of...

Regina Coeli Primary celebrates grandparents

NABEELAH MOHEDEEN Regina Coeli Primary School hosted a special Grandparents’ Day celebration on Friday, February 26, to celebrate the importance of grandparents in their...

Praying for peace

HAZEL ALLIES-HUSSELMAN How long must our people suffer? This was the impassioned plea from Reverend Marcus Slingers during his prayer, after a memorial...

Norma Road Primary’s budding food garden

HAZEL ALLIES-HUSSELMAN Norma Road Primary School pupils, with organisations Samporele and Greenpop, got their hands dirty to plant life-giving trees on the school premises. Samporele...

Grooming authors and poets

HAZEL ALLIES-HUSSELMAN Future poets and authors are being groomed at Alexander Sinton High and Garlandale High with a project called The Write Club, an...

City spends millions to ensure pedestrian safety

Nabeelah MohedeenThe City of Cape Town completed 1.5km of walkways in Athlone to provide pedestrians with safe access to the Athlone railway station. However,...

Athlone High’s art club filled with Glee

HAZEL ALLIES-HUSSELMANIt has only been a month since Athlone High School started its performing arts programme, and it has already unearthed much talent among...

Athlone groups gear up for carnival stage

Nabeelah MohedeenTwo Athlone groups, the Eoan Group School of Performing Arts and Bridgetown Theatre Company, will both be performing at the seventh annual Cape...