Acclaim for film

A documentary about the work done by South African hip hop pioneer, Emile YX?, Break Like You, has been selected to be screened at...

A wider road could avoid congestion

Vyvyan Myerson, Simon’s TownSome 30 years ago I spoke to the late Neville Riley, who was the then chief engineer of Cape Town, at...

‘Shoot-out’ mystery

There are clashing reports about a shoot-out in Marina da Gama, which allegedly involved a high-speed car chase through the sleepy streets, and now...

Youngsters form ensemble

Grade 4 and 5 pupils at Star of the Sea Convent School in St James have come together to form an ensemble group. This...

Volunteers explore nature reserve

World Environment Day is traditionally celebrated on June 5, but SANParks and the City of Cape Town extended it to a full week...

U-turn at traffic office frustrates

I know someone who has a fantasy that he sees someone from Home Affairs or the licensing department on the side of the road...

Treat for tortoise

There is always something to see at Valyland Nursery, says Ron Clark who took this picture of a tortoise mucnhing away. The tortoise is...

Stolen phone recovered same day

A fisherman who had his cellphone stolen was ecstatic to have it returned to him by the police on the same day.The Vrygrond man...

Research on sexting gains global attention

Research by a UCT PhD student, Melissa Meyer, which suggests the practice of sexting could make millennials feel safer, has earned her a trip...

Read of the Week

By A Mighty HandRodney Mazinter Quickfox publishing Review: Brian Joss One of the worst calumnies perpetrated on the Jews is surely the notorious Protocols of the Elders...