Portland High aims for top inter-school spot

SHIFAAN RYKLIEF Portland High School’s athletics team have grown from strength to strength, and secured second position at the False Bay A Section inter-school’s...

Playing in Open Streets

KAREN WATKINSOpen Streets will take place in Mitchell’s Plain on Sunday April 3, between noon and 5pm, transforming Merrydale Avenue into a car-free paradise. On...

On your marks

* Preschoolers from Wonderland Educare in Rocklands take part in the hoop race.

Now you see local magicians… now you don’t

STAFF REPORTERThe bright lights of Las Vegas in America beckon for two magicians - Anelisa Ntlonti, 19, from Mitchell’s Plain, and Qaqambile Mnqika,...

Merrydale Avenue closure

The Hazeldene Shuttle Services Taxi Association has secured an alternative route for taxi commuters during the Open Streets event in Merrydale Avenue in Portland...

Human Rights Day celebration

KAYLYNN PALM In commemoration of Human Rights Day (Monday March 21), the Ministry of Youth (MOY) will host a community event at the Boeing...

How to use prescription in your defence

Brenda Fisher wanted to know how to go about having her debt prescribed. She asked: “I have not received statements for more than three...

Happy birthday

* Members of the club pose for a picture with chairperson Martha Chippendale, second from left and birthday girl Jean Daniels, third...

Close lane of crime and dirt

KAYLYNN PALM At around 2am Eastridge resident Petro Alie wakes up to the sound of gunshots, guns being cocked and aggressive shouting coming from...

Bright future for 7de Laan

KAYLYNN PALM Nineteen homes at the 7de Laan informal settlement in Strandfontein were made safer and brighter when they were painted with fire resistant...