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Think twice before buying plastic bags

Next time you buy a plastic bag at a supermarket, think twice. Branded plastic supermarket carrier bags are marked with a “please recycle” logo,...

City’s response

Mayoral committee member for informal settlements, water and waste services, and energy, Xanthea Limberg responds to questions asked about recycling options.The story “Bin picking...

Make-up tricks to beat the heat

Checking the mirror to perfect your look before heading into the sun is often a futile exercise because most make-up products are not made...

Investigate the mess

Colin Arendse, Wynberg The recent furore around security upgrades to the Mayor’s Pinelands residence appears to have opened a hornet’s nest (“What’s good for...

Putting toilet roll inners to good use

Monica Viti and Gcobisa Dastile have been collecting toilet roll inners during their shifts at Virgin Active in Constantia in response to a request...

Westcott are quiz masters

The Phendulani Quiz, held on Thursday October 12, was a tightly contested affair with Westcott Primary School’s Team 1 once again emerging the victors...

Illegal path closure welcomed all round

The decision by SANParks to close the “illegal path” to Wally’s Cave has been largely welcomed by the hiking community.This decision comes after a...

Society shows people what it’s like to be blind

There are none so blind as those who will not see, says the proverb, and, as blind people proved last week in Salt River,...

POP-ping olives helps break path of poverty

It’s good to know that every time I pop a delectable hand-picked calamata-style olive into my mouth, I’m helping a rural child break out...

Gardening gospel at Christ Church market

It’s the Moses and Paddy show at Christ Church Constantia on Saturday October 28 when the Morning Market takes place, from 8.30am to 1pm.Moses...