The sweet and sour sides of the budget…

MATTHEW HIRSCH AND YONELA SINQUThe much anticipated 2016 Budget speech, delivered by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in Parliament last week, left South Africans with...

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...

One person dead, 538 left without homes after blaze

Jamie PetersenAnother blaze engulfed homes in Imizamo Yethu last week - leaving 538 people homeless, 128 homes destroyed and at least one person dead....

On tour through vital City facilities

MATTHEW HIRSCH The City held a tour of public amenities in the Protea Sub-council, which includes the City Bowl and Atlantic Seaboard, for residents...

Kirsten-bosch Summer Sunset Concerts

Garage saleThere will be a garage sale at the Domestic Animal Rescue Group (DARG) premises on Saturday March 5 from 10am to 2pm Hundreds...

Road works cause of low water pressure, says City

Major road works and cable installations throughout Hout Bay have resulted in a number of water outages as well as a drop in the...

Paying tribute to the boards of old…

KARL BERGEMANNAs the beach began to fill up all eyes were on the waves and one could just imagine a wry smile on event...

Five tips for aspiring entrepreneurs

STEVE REIDIt is a great privilege to have this platform to share with a considerably larger audience than I have to date. They say...

App set to help pet lovers

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,...

Beached whale

In an operation that lasted several hours, members of the National Sea Rescue Institute’s (NSRI) Station 3, successfully towed a whale carcass from the...