Community Chest needs wellies and warm coats

Community Chest, a non-profit organisation that supports community welfare initiatives, is calling for donations to help raise funds to provide 2 000 pre-schoolers with...

City takes over waste collection

The City of Cape Town says it will take over waste collection in several areas, including parts of Blaauwberg, a job normally contracted out,...

Centre uses law to protect the rights of women

The new director of the Women’s Legal Centre is hoping to use her background in law and government to benefit those who seek...

‘SA’s murder rate halved since 1994’

An astonishing new book by two UCT criminology ex-perts says that, contrary to public perception, South Africa’s murder rate has halved since 1994.A Citizen’s...

World Refugee Day celebrations

The Hout Bay Refugee Community (HBRC), in partnership with Community Cohesion, celebrated World Refugee Day on Saturday June 18. The event was in aid...

Win tickets to see Goldilocks

The Lilliput Children’s Theatre Company will perform Goldilocks and the Three Bears from Monday July 4 until Saturday July 16 at the Nassau Theatre,...

Waiting for new scrubber

Alan Stevenson, Hout BayHenrie Geyser’s letter and mayoral committee member for health, Siyabulela Mamkeli’s reply in the Sentinel News refer (“Fed up with the...

Teach children about safety

Keith Alfred Adolph Blake, OtteryI read how a caring person advised parents to teach their children to use a “password” when a stranger, a...

Sugar sinful for children

Medical professionals and teachers are increasingly creating awareness around sugar as an addictive substance and are highlighting that it is a growing problem among...

Students and IY residents get hands-on

A project which forms part of the second year architecture curriculum at the University of Cape Town (UCT) has changed the lives of some...