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Matrics raise the bar

Throughout last year Lavender Hill and the surrounding areas were plagued by gang war which resulted in sporadic shootings and several people, including children,...

Matrics flying high

The matric class of 2017 received their National Senior Certificate results on Friday January 5. The Western Cape received an 82.8% pass reate, a...

How to make your goals for this year a reality

With the potential of new beginnings and opportunities, the New Year should fill us with excitement and hope to start afresh. Because of some...

Looking at the stars for the new year

Last year may have been good for some but disastrous for others against a backdrop of what could be called a political soapie.So, ...

Pensioner’s burden of debt lifted

Cheree Long turned to me in desperation after getting the brush-off from Lewis Stores and Woolworths. All the Bothasig woman wanted to do was...

Police crack down on illegal guns

Muizenberg police have been cracking down on gun possession with 12 firearms and various calibres of ammunition recovered since the beginning of December.Last week...

Read of the Week

UnfatheredDisa Mogashana Self-published through Evera Publishing Review: Roshiela Moonsamy Unfathered is about Dr Disa Mogashana’s relationship with both her parents but mostly her father, and the book,...

The year in review

As the curtain comes down on 2017, we look back at some of the stories that made headlines in the Southern Mail this year. In...

Nama Jazz Series

TopDog SA will be taking patrons on an indigenous journey with their second instalment of the Nama Jazz Series at the Artscape Theatre from...

Sweet treats

Children from Parkwood, Bonnytoun informal settlement in Wynberg, Flamingo informal settlement in Lansdowne, Philippi Farm, Williston informal settlement and Freedom Park informal settlement...