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Award nominations open for women in food industry

Last year’s winner for the Secret Ingredient category, Maria van Zyl, from Gardens.Women in the culinary industry can be nominated in the Food XX...

Book review: An Island

An IslandKaren JenningsKaravan PressReview: Karen WatkinsIt’s no wonder this small book was longlisted for the Booker Prize in 2021 – from the first page...

Queen’s Beach steps to be closed for 5 days

Bollards and railings along the promenade are being maintained.The Coastal Management Branch of the City of Cape Town will close the Queen's Beach steps...

Cable car repairs on track

The Table Mountain cable way is closed for maintenance.This year's annual maintenance shutdown of the cableway is proceeding as planned, says the Table Mountain...

An Islamic Women’s Day celebration

Celebrations in Bo-Kaap on Tuesday August 9.It was a dual celebration last Tuesday, August 9, as Women's Day and the Islamic New Year fell...

Win tickets to Paul Slabolepszy play

Paul Slabolepszy and Chi Mhende in the play Fordsburg's Finest. PICTURE: Meghan McCabePaul Slabolepszy's hit South African play, Fordsburg's Finest, opens at Pieter Toerien's...

17 homeless as fire destroys quarry shacks

Yumnah Abass-Fortune looks for something to salvage after the fire.Seventeen people were left homeless when a fire destroyed eight informal structures at the Strand...

Rats gnawing at Bo-Kaap residents’ nerves

People are still dumping illegally despite there being “no dumping” signs all over the Bo-Kaap.Whether they’re home or not, residents of Bo-Kaap are keeping...

Finest of the Fest on stage

The cast of Hostel Lights. PICTURE: Imameleng MasithaThe two productions which were selected as the Baxter Zabalaza Theatre Festival’s Finest of the Fest will...

‘Don’t let the free South Africa die with us’

From left are former pupil of Professor Gertrude Fester, Shireen Smith from Bellville; Yvonne Busch from Portland, Mitchell's Plain; Professor Fester from Table View;...