Youth Arts Festival

Young people from various organisations prepared short plays on what freedom means 25 years into democracy.

Pledge for peace

The walk was part of a National Walk for Values event, which also took place in eight other cities across the country, to raise awareness about the values of love, peace, truth and non-violence.


Holy Cross Primary School in Zonnebloem received a donation of toiletries and cleaning products to the value of R35 000.

Eskom Expo

Pupils from southern suburbs schools excelled at the Eskom Expo for young scientists which took place at UCT at the end of August.

Spring Fayre

The Waldorf crafts and toys were handmade by the school’s parents with all-natural materials.

Cuppa For Cansa

Cuppa For Cansa events will run until October. If you are interested in hosting an event, visit


Anathi Peti was last seen on Friday August 30 on his way from Esplanade Station in Woodstock to Cape Town.

Makeshift rank an eyesore, say residents

Since the middle of January, around 350 taxis have been parked by Selkirk Street under the Nelson Mandela Boulevard bridge, according to a District Six resident who does not want to be named for fear of reprisals.

Stakeout leads to Woodstock drug bust

According to police, the man, 37, was found with 54 packets of tik, 25 mandrax tablets and a lot of cash.

New premises for rehab foundation

The foundation doesn’t just help people with spinal cord injuries but also those with cerebral palsy, amputees and people who have stroke paralysis.