Saving 300 trees at Tokai Park

KAREN WATKINS The race is on to save about 300 trees planted to provide shade along the boundary of Tokai Park. The neighbouring pine compartment...

Read of the Week

Hunter’s VenomPeter J Earle PJE Publishing Review: Brian Joss Botswana seems to be fertile ground for fictional detectives: think the series featuring Inspector David “Hippo” Bengu and...

Production fills the gaps where words fail

The Plumstead-based NPO Chaeli Campaign is working towards creating a more inclusive theatrical landscape in South Africa - both off-stage, as well as on.From...

Greenbelt cycling trails opened

The Constantia Valley Greenbelts cycling trail was officially opened on Friday February 26. Chairperson of the Road Safety Task Team, Ward 62 councillor Liz...

Grants are a ‘pittance’

Jamie PetersenFinance Minister Pravin Gordhan announced in his Budget speech that overall expenditure on social assistance will increase from R129 billion this year to...

Donating organs saves lives

A Plumstead octogenarian Phylida Fredericks celebrated 26 years of health thanks to a donor kidney.Ms Fredericks, now 81, is glowing with good health and...

Celebrating the big five in concert

Don’t wait inside hoping for the storm to pass. Learn to dance in the rain.fionachisholm@iafrica.com

Budget a tight squeeze

ORIELLE BERRYThere was mixed reaction to the Budget speech last week with Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan walking a tight rope between sweetening the bitter...

Avoid the morning rush

Parents with young pupils know the morning rush of getting their children up, fed and off to school before the bell goes. As the...

App set to help pet lovers find their way

MATTHEW HIRSCHA Vredehoek resident has developed an app for pet lovers looking for information about pet-friendly establishments. Shani Judes, who has a background in photography,...