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Taking back our rivers

2016-10-25 06:00

TAKE Back Our Rivers (TBOR) is a flagship project of the eThekwini Conservancies Forum that seeks to restore the health of rivers across eThekwini Municipality, through hands-on river assessments,...

Winston Park takes back neighbourhood

2016-10-25 06:00

PROTECTING Winston Park against crime concerned members of the community formed the Winston Park Guardians (WPG) in November 2013.

Community mourns loss of hero

2016-10-25 06:00

MOURNERS lined the streets of the Upper Highway area to bid farewell to father, friend and community hero, André du Preez, who died on 27 September.

New Germany woman invents science kit

2016-10-25 06:00

SCIENCE boffin Bathabile Mpofu (36), of Pinetown has invented a physical science kit, ChemStart, containing 52 experiments that can be used by high-school pupils at home. Mpofu was born in Nongoma,...

Highway resident is ‘many to many’

2016-10-25 06:00

UPPER Highway resident Kelly-Ann Kidgell is a wife, mother of three, writer, PJ-pants extraordinaire and is well known on social media platforms for her charity work.

ADVERTORIALKaroo Kitchen now at Hillcrest

2016-10-25 06:00

THIS week we got to catch up with Karoo Kitchen owner Gary Van den Berg as he launches his second Karoo Kitchen in Hillcrest’s Richdens Village Centre.Gary we are delighted to have a Karoo Kitchen...

Girl guides’ mission is serve the community

2016-10-25 06:00

AS part of their community service the 1st Hillcrest Girl Guides sewed and knitted fleece beanies for the community. These were recently donated to 1000 Hills Community Clinic along with food and...

ADVERTORIALSeeff Properties

2016-10-25 06:00

GILLITTS property - Ipithi Nature Reserve - fishing dam - New Vision Church - Café Fresh - Live Fit Gym - various preschools - Montessori school.

What’s on

2016-10-25 06:00

29 and 30 October: Kengai Bonsai Kai will be holding their annual show on Saturday and Sunday, 29 and 30 October, at the Hillcrest Primary School, 17 Emoyeni Drive, Hillcrest. The show will be open...

Five years cancer-free, and counting

2016-10-25 06:00

AT 14 Emma-Liegh Riggien was in the prime of her life. She had just begun high school. She was in Grade 8, and her goals were falling into place.

Learn the discipline of karate

2016-10-25 06:00

THE Seiwakai Karate Club has been teaching traditional Goju­ Ryu karate at the Hillcrest dojo for the past 20 years under the guidance of Sensei Ben Maré. Maré has 43 years’ experience and is the...

Amaphoyisa axwayise abezitokofela

2016-10-25 06:00

AMAPHOYISA aKwaZulu-Natal axwayisa abezitokofela njengoba sekusondele izinsuku zama holidi nokuhlukaniswa kwezitokofela. Okhulumela amaphoyisa aKwazulu-Natal uLieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane we-KZN...

Kubungazwe usuku lwabadala

2016-10-25 06:00

ISIKOLE iSt Benedict sibe nosuku oluyi sipesheli lapho abafundi bethokozele ukuba nogogo nomkhulu babo esikoleni bekhunjuzwa ukubaluleka kwabantu abadala ezimpilweni zabo. Lolu suku lube luhle...


Running for rhinos

2016-10-25 06:00

CONTRIBUTING to the welfare and conservation of two rhinos has been one of Highbury Preparatory School’s priorities for the past eight years. Paddy Collins, Grade 7 teacher at Highbury, is an active...

Awarding excellence

2016-10-25 06:00

TWO Hillcrest SAPS Field Unit members, Detective Sergeant Nathi Mncwabe and Detective Constable Martin Majozi, were awarded certificates and a trophy for the Best Detectives Group in KZN at the...

Project Dignity partners with Wise Economy

2016-10-25 06:00

PROJECT Dignity has signed a partnership agreement with Wise Economy Global Association, a Swedish NPO. Wise Economy’s campaign, My Period is Awesome, has been set up with the aim of offering boys and...

Cycling indaba this weekend

2016-10-25 06:00

CYCLING South African and the KZN Department of Sport and Recreation is hosting the National Cycling Indaba on Thursday 27 and Friday 28 October at the Garden Court Marine Parade in Durban.The indaba...

Annual Sunflower Celebration in support of Sunflower Day A celebration of the Sunflower Fund

2016-10-25 06:00

UNDERPINNING their iconic new national campaign, Sunflower Day, The Sunflower Fund in Durban will be introducing their annual Sunflower Celebration at the Sea Cottage Room of the Greyville Convention...

Former major-general at Friends of Kloof Library Forum

2016-10-25 06:00

THE Friends of Kloof Library Forum will be hosting Johan Booysen and Jessica Pitchford (co-author) to discuss their new book, Blood on their Hands at 6pm on Tuesday, 1 November at Kloof Junior Primary...

Golden Paws invites supporters

2016-10-25 06:00

THE Kloof and Highway SPCA extends an open invitation to all supporters and members of the community to attend the monthly Golden Paws meeting on Thursday, 27 October.

Dancing to the top, and the U.S. Kloof friends host talented authors

2016-10-25 06:00

THE KZN Dance Centre received top honors at the Natal Dance Festival held recently.

Amputation leads to ‘shoe’ initiative

2016-10-25 06:00

ANY woman with a passion for shoes knows it’s never easy to give away a pair, let alone their entire collection, but for Nirvasha Singh, it was a way for her to accept her fate and move forward with...

Don’t miss comedy show in Hillcrest WIN

2016-10-25 06:00

ON Fire Comedy presents Butlers Comedy Night, a comedy show not to be missed featuring John Vlismas, Jem Atkins, Neil Green, Mo Vawda and Kwanda Radebe at Butlers Restaurant, 24 Old Main Road,...

Baludlulisela phambili elobuholi abakwaShembe

2016-10-25 06:00

UHLANGOTHI lwaseBuhleni oluholwa yiNkosi Mduduzi Shembe luzodlulisela icala enkantolo yaseMgungundlovu ngemuva kokuthi inkantolo enkulu yaseThekwini ikhiphe isinqumo esivuna uhlangothi oluholwa...

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