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...

Things for your doggy to do

MATTHEW HIRSCHPet lover Shani Judes has developed an app for pet lovers looking for information about pet-friendly establishments. Ms Judes, who has a background in...

The myths and the mathematics of leap years

KAREN KOTZEThe only leapling I have met was in a retirement home, celebrating his 21st birthday with great aplomb. The balloons were blue, there were...

Star Wors

* What if Star Wars was set in South Africa? The space odyssey would run riot with madcap mayhem, comical conundrum, and dark...

Portavue pays tribute to ‘golden generation’

HAZEL ALLIES-HUSSELMAN As part of its ongoing 50th anniversary celebrations, Portavue Primary School paid tribute to all the school’s grandparents on Friday February 19. The...