Nomahobe shares 100th birthday with Madiba

A Beacon Valley frail care centre resident had always wanted to meet Nelson Mandela, with whom she shares a special birthday - her centenary.Nomahobe...

No green light for digital TV

Nine months after they registered for subsidised digital television - including 15 channels - Mitchell’s Plain seniors are disappointed that nothing further has happened.The...

Musical fingers takes Garneth to Tennessee

As a little boy Garneth Warnick enjoyed playing soccer with his friends, until he discovered a keyboard stashed under a bed at home.Garneth, 17,...

Mandela’s legacy

Charlotte Caine, Claremont Memory and Legacy Son of the soil Father of the people Soul of a nation Legend for the world Mandela’s memory Remains alive In the...

Making music for Mandela

Smile 90.4FM, which broadcasts from a studio in Pinelands, will be paying tribute to Nelson Mandela, in his centenary year, by giving buskers the...

It’s a long road for Fisherman’s Lane repairs

Picture: Fouzia van der FortThe current project aims only to protect the car park from collapsing into the ocean. “It is an urgent intervention and...

Gang war rages

Ten people were killed in Mitchell’s Plain in the past week, including a high school pupil who had been shot by police during an...

Forum wants to keep it local

The business sector of the Mitchell’s Plain People’s Forum want local businesses to benefit at local construction sites.They held a meeting, where a presentation...

Five savings myths you need to let go of

The first step is letting go of some common savings myths, says Marilize Lansdell, chief executive officer at PSG Wealth. “Successful savers do not...

Emile plans birthday bash with a twist

Grassy Park hip hop artist Emile Jansen is celebrating his 50th birthday by launching an initiative to teach artists how they can make a...