Help little girls feel special this festive season

Jacky Martin, chairperson, 3R FoundationAs 2021 draws to a close, we are reminded that the Covid-19 pandemic has certainly taught us how important it...

Too many hoops for preschools to jump through

Yumna Allie, chairperson of the Grassy Park Early Childhood Development ForumPreschools are more than places of safety and care for working parents and their...

Young artists shine in Lotus River

Some of the children’s clay creations.Fresh from an eight-week art course, Lotus River children exhibited some of their work at a local church last...

Mareldia celebrates 96th birthday

Mareldia Abbass, who is believed to be the oldest resident in Lavender Hill, had her 96th birthday on Wednesday November 24. Her daughter, ...

Anti-abuse drive in New Horizon

Grassy Park Youth Desk Crime Prevention Unit members are from left, Jade Baartman, Saadiqah Ganief, Captain Wynita Kleinsmith and Shiraaj Jumat.The police, along with...

Applications open for training programmes

Applications are open for municipal training programmes that can serve as a stepping stone to employment.Applications for several municipal training programmes are now open.Applicants,...

Artscape thanks supporters

Marlene Le Roux, Artscape Theatre CEO, with performers at the finale of the Artscape thanksgiving concert.The Artscape Theatre Centre hosted a thanksgiving concert on...

Support St Luke’s annual Tree of Lights ceremony

Each year St Luke’s Combined Hospices host their annual Tree of Lights event on the first Sunday in December and this year it takes...

Police divers pull body from Silvermine Dam

A 26-year-old man is reported to have drowned in Silvermine Dam on Saturday November 20.Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a...

Royal treatment for retired Steenberg teacher

Nicholette Frank received a NAPTOSA award for her 40 years of service.Once a teacher, always a teacher. This rings true for retired teacher Nicholette...