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Read of the week

Soul SistersLesley LokkoPan MacmillanReview: Karen WatkinsThis easy read is a story of love, power, friendship and secrets.It begins in Matabeleland, Southern Rhodesia, in 1921...

More than 60 penguins die of bee stings at Boulders

Some of the penguins that were found dead on Friday September 17.The deaths of 63 penguins at the Boulders African penguin colony in Simon’s...

Ocean adventure

A kite surfer rides the wind on Fish Hoek Beach.

Art in nature

Charles Dagnall took this picture of jellyfish washed out on Fish Hoek beach. He says Chrysaora jellyfish are rarely seen in our waters.

Fat and full

“The seals at Kalk Bay Harbour are spoilt and pampered,” says Charles Dagnall, who took this picture. “They get titbits all day long and...

A day of thanks for preschools’ staff

The women dancing to Shakira’s Waka Waka.My Father’s House, a Simon’s Town food kitchen, held a day of appreciation for preschool teachers and staff...

Help find Sammy

Liz Deneys, Faerie KnoweSammy’s first home was under a wendy house where she and her three siblings were born to two Faerie Knowe strays.After...

Guides lend a hand

The Riverine Rovers' quarterly work party on Saturday, September 18 was helped by Fish Hoek girl guides and brownies. The area in front of...

Menopause can mimic ADHD, says prof

Professor Renata Schoeman, psychiatrist and co-founder of the Goldilocks and The Bear Foundation, speaks about a little known effect of menopause.There is a little-known...

Be on the lookout for SIM card scammers

Several far south residents have fallen prey to false claims of free data and airtime.Police spokesman, Warrant Officer Peter Middelton, said the scammers operate...