R60m building for Silverstream

Silverstream Primary School in Manenberg is the latest of the 25 identified schools in the Western Cape to benefit from the Accelerated Schools Infrastructure...

Pupil stabbed to death

Mount View High School is in shock after a Grade 8 pupil was fatally stabbed in his neck, minutes after he left school last...

New volunteer centre

■ On Saturday November 12, the City of Cape Town opened its new Disaster Risk Management (DRM) volunteer centre in Athlone. This was one...

Library celebrates 40 years of service

The Hanover Park Library celebrated its 40th anniversary with current and former residents who shared their inspirational stories about the library’s role in their...

Hitting all the right hoops

Special mention has to go to HBC’s junior squads with six of their seven teams walking away 2016 Cape Town Basketball Association (CTBA) champions.For...

Healthy minds make wealthy society

Thabo Mbeki in his recent speech at the Sunday Times Top 100 Business leaders awards, stated that South Africa had always been viewed as...

Health department starts supplementary polio drive

According to the provincial Department of Health, one in every 200 children infected with the polio virus becomes paralysed.Polio is a highly infectious disease...

Gawa receives unsung heroes award

Giving selflessly is second nature to Gawa Sayed, as she comes from a “giving family”. Ms Sayed, 62, from Lansdowne, was honoured with the...

Field of nightmares

A Bridgetown resident is at her wits’ end about an overgrown field opposite her house, which she says is causing her allergies to flare...

Dangerous contracts with Dutch

In the 17th Century, Dutch colonialists prided themselves on their ability to learn the languages of the inhabitants of their conquered territories. But there was...