New skills development unit for Bizweni Centre

The Bizweni Centre for Disabled Children in Somerset West now has a new skills development unit that will cater for 30 children who require...

New minister

* Reverend Tony Robinson was inducted as the new minister of the Stellenbosch United Church (Presbyterian and Congregational) on Sunday March 20. The...

Lovemore Show back in the Boland

That a single person can hold an entire democracy to ransom, simply beggars belief. Despite the highest court in the land finding that Jacob...

Hypnotist explores magic of the mind

NORMAN MCFARLANE Maties FM presenter JM Henning is sitting in the studio at the Neelsie (Langenhoven Student Centre), head bowed, immobile. Bryan Miles has...

Die ware geskiedenis van die ou Kaap…

Nou die dag * ê ek uitgestrek soos een van daai kamma-kadawers in die CSI-reekse, terwyl die terapeut my been so styf verbind dat...

Biltong and pinotage pairings highlight versatility of grapes

One of the most wonderful characteristics of pinotage, is its versatility - and this is clearly visible in the wines paired with the different...

Voor die Rooi Gevaar het hier Russe (in)gevaar

In 2015 het ek en ander lede van die Van Riebeeck-vereniging by Paarl Media se aanleg in die Paarl besoek afgelê, soos in hieride...

Time for a fish braai

A sudden yen for a piece of fresh fish lured me down to the Strand Jetty on Human Rights Day, where I browsed the...

Supporting the SAPS

* SAPS Somerset West station commissioner Mary Anne Williams with Wayne Heylens of Vitus Schola Security, and Briza neighbourhood watch co-ordinator Anelia Marais,...

Sir Lowry’s Pass Road upgrade causes brief power cuts

NORMAN MCFARLANE The series of brief power cuts, which has vexed people living near Heritage Park during mid-March, were caused by the re-routing of...