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Time lost over land claim

After more than 20 years of fighting for her family’s land, a Retreat pensioner fears she won’t live to see the land, that is...

Youth Day

■ Where Rainbows Meet Training Development Foundation celebrated Youth Day on Saturday June 16 with the community of Vrygrond. About 300 children and youth from...

Steenvilla residents plead for alternative homes after evictions

Organisations and individuals have contributed food, clothing, toiletries and other necessities to the residents of Steenvilla who were evicted earlier this month and are...

Police need community’s help

A 65-year-old woman was held up in her home in Rochester Close, Heathfield, on Thursday June 14, at 6.30am. Two men entered the home...

NPO uses diversion tools to counter gangsterism

The Guardians of the National Treasure (GNT), a non-profit organisation in Lavender Hill, which aims to uplift the disadvantaged and is spearheaded by Ralph...

Nightmares thanks to Home Affairs

Home Affairs (HA) is probably the most dysfunctional government department in the country: just ask the Hodges, the Hansells and the Waltons.Dominique Hodges, her...

Mr Esau bids Wittebome High farewell

Wittebome High School headmaster Virol Esau, 60, will be retiring at the end of this semester after 21 years at the helm. Mr Esau started...

Look at imperfections with a gold tint

Imperfection is all about perception. What you consider a flaw, someone else might consider a strength. What you feel tempted to hide, someone else...

Growsmart

Floreat Primary participated in the Western Cape Education Department’s Growsmart spelling, maths, debating and science competition. In the first round the school won the...

Compassionate Friends’ annual gathering

“Threads” is the theme of the national annual gathering of the South African Compassionate Friends, the international support group for parents who have lost...