Protecting dignity of life as patients face death

You’ve probably heard the expression dying isn’t for sissies on more than one occasion, and if you’ve ever experienced the grief that surrounds the...

Portia Primary celebrates youth month

Portia Primary School in Lansdowne invited guests to join its pupils in the commemoration of Youth Day. The pupils learnt about the significance of...

Police make R100 000 drug bust

Manenberg police made a breakthrough in the fight against crime when they arrested a 47-year-old man from Tambo Village for being in possession of...

Organisation spreading their wings

A Bonteheuwel Down syndrome awareness organisation has extended its reach, by launching a branch in Lentegeur in Mitchell’s Plain. Genes to Success (GETS) also commemorated...

Manenberg cadet division on the rise

In just one year, the Manenberg first aid cadet division of St John Ambulance tripled in size, held demonstrations to show what they have...

Lounge suite repairs don’t suit customer

Millicent Sigaqa bought a lounge suite at Lewis Stores, in Athlone, in December 2014 but when she noticed the stitching was coming loose...

Laced up and ready to go

Silverstream Primary’s Ashdeen Cloete, 11, is aiming high and hoping to bang in the goals, at the National Winter Games in Durban, next month. A...

Home turf advantage

Lack of a proper sports field meant football in Hanover Park was, for many years, without a suitable home, which had a negative effect...

Giving the less fortunate a meal for Eid

It was 32 years ago that three friends realised that there were many people in Athlone who did not have food for their Eid...

First Touch Programme kicks off

That was the first step in a journey that will see 16 of the best from this group making up the Urban Warriors 2017...