Forging friendships across the globe

TASNEEM HASSAN For 19 years, Bob and Hilda Lehman have been suburban ambassadors for South Africa and the Mother City, hosting overseas families in...

City’s rates calculator available to residents

The City of Cape Town recently tabled its draft budget for the 2016/2017 financial year. This year, due to the latest General Valuation for...

Chamber conducts survey

Janine Myburgh, president of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and IndustryMore than 39 percent of businesses in the Western Cape believe that education is...

Burglars caught

TASNEEM HASSAN Police arrested three men last week as they sped away from the scene of a burglary in Parow, finding a flat-screen TV...

About the writer

This week Northern News launches its new fashion column written by local designer and personal image consultant, Ronelda Rhode-Fielies. Ronelda, who grew up in...

Talking about food…

ORIELLE BERRYI thought this time round I’d talk about the reason I have a recipe column and why I write about food. I guess it’s...

School at loggerheads over principal

ORIELLE BERRYAbout 120 parents and members of the school governing body (SGB) of the Western Cape Sport School in Kuils River called a meeting...

Robbers hijack cigarette van

STAFF REPORTERA gun stolen in Kraaifontein was confiscated by police in crime-ravaged Manenberg on Thursday April 7, according to police. The police said the...

Man, 60, dies in Sassa queue

ORIELLE BERRY The family of a Wallacedene pensioner, Willem Smit, is in shock following his death, which they described as undignified, at the Scottsdene...

Kite ‘ambassadors’ off to China

ORIELLE BERRY Ashley and Marie Ware-Lane of Brackenfell will be taking the expression “go fly a kite” to new levels when they embark on...