‘D6 stolen from us’

LILLIAN AMOS Tomorrow, February 11, will mark 50 years since District Six was declared an area for white people only, under apartheid’s cruel Group...

School instils pride

Grassy Park High School held its second annual Pride Act awards last week to give credit to pupils who performed well academically last year....

Kids out of school due to big waiting lists

ROSHAN ABRAHAMSIt’s almost a month since the start of the academic year, but there are children in Lavender Hill and Retreat who should have...

Friendly vibes linger in New Horizons

New Horizons in Pelican Park is a melting pot of people who moved from areas across the city such as Ottery, Lotus River, Hanover...

Parkwood at breaking point

LILLIAN AMOS Parkwood has said enough is enough after another innocent victim was killed in the ongoing gang war between rival gangs, the Junky...

Musos bring message of hope to Ottery

ROSHAN ABRAHAMSMusicians Kurt Adams and Aleshia Solomons (stage name Adam and Lee) captured the heart of Christo Williams, a youth facilitator and leader for...

Play pays homage to area’s colourful past

CARL COLLISON The quiet of the Fugard Theatre’s foyer gives no indication whatsoever that rehearsals for David Kramer’s latest production, District Six - Kanala,...

Parents in dispute about private school contract

ROSHAN ABRAHAMS Grassy Park parents wanting to transfer their child to another school say they were met with resistance from the school’s principal who...

Muso shares his clothes with the less fortunate

Lillian AmosWhen Retreat muso Lance Rhoda looked in his cupboard on Christmas Day he got an unshakable feeling that he should give back to...

Long-service awards

ROSHAN ABRAHAMSWynberg police praised their colleagues on Friday January 22 during a medal parade where officers were given long-service awards. Fifteen police officers were present...