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Hanging up the clippers after 50 years

Ottery resident Faiek Karlie, 72, recently retired after 50 years in business.

Kalk Bay has lost one of its beautiful flowers

Poppy Saliem at the Adderley Street flower market.Family, friends and colleagues of Adderley Street flower seller Faiza “Poppy” Saliem, 69, are still in shock...

Golden sunrise

hdr_softKirsten Fugard shared with us her picture of the sunrise at Surfers Corner last week.You can also send us your pictures for publication. Send...

Help for suicide survivors to rebuild their lives

Every year on September 10, World Suicide Prevention Day, there is a concerted effort to highlight the tricky topic.But what happens when it’s too...

Fed up with the DA

Tony Fernandez, CapriI have read the letter “Lift the levy” in your issue of September 10 and am one of the (surely) hundreds of...

Well done to young Kili climber

Val King’s photo shows the icy magnificence of one of the glaciers on Kilimanjaro as it was 50 years ago. Ann King is the...

Who started the ECC?

Joe Frylinck, Fish HoekLovely front page article about the closure of the Emergency Call Centre (“ECC closes after 21 years,” Echo, September 4) except...

Join ‘Steptember’ virtual race

Record-breakingpara-athlete CharneFelix will join thevirtual Steps race thisweekend.Steps Clubfoot Care, a non-profit organisation based in Cape Town that improves the lives of children born...

Cook up a storm online

Mel JonesJenny Morris, also known as the Giggling Gourmet, and comedienne Mel Jones have teamed up for Cooking Confidential, an online evening show of...

Kataza supporters threaten with court

Kataza supporters could turn to the court in a final attempt toget him home.An animal-rights activist is willing to go to court to force...