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Matrics show their mettle

Matrics at northern suburbs schools are celebrating after getting their results last week. Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announced the national matric pass...

Pensioner’s burden of debt lifted

Cheree Long turned to me in desperation after getting the brush-off from Lewis Stores and Woolworths. All the Bothasig woman wanted to do was...

Looking at the stars for the new year

Last year may have been good for some but disastrous for others against a backdrop of what could be called a political soapie.So, ...

Senior graduate inspires matrics

Matrics should grab any chance they get to study further, says a Monte Vista man who earned his doctorate last year... almost 47 years...

Read of the Week

UnfatheredDisa Mogashana Self-published through Evera Publishing Review: Roshiela Moonsamy Unfathered is about Dr Disa Mogashana’s relationship with both her parents but mostly her father, and the book,...

Time for people to comment

Deon Beelders, VascoWhat a rational, fantastic and enlightening read. The easily-understandable article by Janine Myburgh of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry (“Politicians...

Edith blossoms in King Kong The Musical

The essence of the phrase “I am woman” is central to the personality and character of Old Woodlands resident Edith Plaatjies who plays the...

Goodwill gesture

The Monte Vista Neighbourhood Watch Christmas Community Outreach Project donated 70 toiletry gift packs to residents at the Elim Night Shelter in Elsies River.

Christmas cheer for educare centres

Cape Community Newspapers (CCN), which publishes Northern News and its sister titles, held a Christmas party for four educares at Maynardville park in Wynberg...

Awards for long service

Tygerberg Hospital held a special long-service awards ceremony for staff with 10, 20, 30, and 40 years service. More than 250 staff were honoured,...