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Forest Hills to stamp out crime

2018-06-12 06:01

DUE to the escalating crime rate in the area, the Forest Hills 2 community has joined forces to launch the Forest Hills 2 Neighbourhood Watch, and held a crime awareness day on June 3 at Forest View...

Entrepreneur helps young scientists

2018-06-12 06:01

THE Fever news editor Kalisha Naicker chatted to Bathabile Mpofu a Red Bull Amaphiko Social Entrepreneur who established a company called Nkazimulo Applied Sciences. Mpofu has developed a mini science...

Local actress in ‘BFG’

2018-06-12 06:01

BOTHA’S Hill resident Belinda Henwood will be strutting her stuff once again on stage in the perfect family fare, Big Friendly Giant which runs at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre from June 21 to July...

Local vocalist influenced by Mama Africa

2018-06-12 06:01

LOCAL songstress Thulile Zama, who recently held an event called A Tribute to Mama Africa, said the late Miriam Makeba’s career so influenced her and her band members that they found it fitting to do...

Working together for a safer area

2018-06-12 06:01

IN an effort to clamp down on the crime hot spots in the Upper Highway area, the Hillcrest SAPS, neighbourhood watches, Metro Police, security companies and community members came together to conduct...

Residents angered by Home Affair’s queues

2018-06-12 06:01

WAITING for hours on end just to renew your passport or apply for an identity document has many Upper Highway residents up in arms.

A model’s dream materialised

2018-06-12 06:01

FINALLY the dream of Hillcrest resident Savannah de Almeida, to represent South Africa in New York, has materialised as she was crowned the title of The Face of Just You on May 25 in Johannesburg.

Project donates 300 shoes to pupils

2018-06-12 06:00

IT was a morning of big hugs, warm smiles and tears of joy as 300 pupils from five schools in and around Ximba each received a pair of new school shoes as part of the ongoing Project Soul 2 Sole. For...

Clampdown on illegal immigrant employment

2018-06-12 06:00

THE Department of Home Affairs has announced that it will be clamping down on the employment of illegal immigrants.

In the Gorge with Kloof Conservancy — Antlions

2018-06-12 06:00

WE all too often focus on the “big things” when visiting nature reserves and game parks, and forget those smaller creatures which can be just as fascinating and interesting if you take the trouble to...

Highway lad scouts about

2018-06-12 06:00

UPPER Highway youngster Michael-Jean Geldenhuys (15) is a lover of everything outdoors. He is a member of the 1st Hillcrest Scouts, and was named the most improved scout for 2017. He will start with...

Empowering the future leaders of communities

2018-06-05 06:01

FOCUSING on empowering the youth for success is the mission of non-profit organisation World Changers Academy (WCA), through its value-based skills training programmes.

Curro Hillcrest boys defend their try-line for a win

2018-06-05 06:01

CURRO Hillcrest travelled down to South City in Margate this past weekend to play multiple sport disciplines.


When last did you catch a train?

2018-06-12 06:01

JULY means holiday time in KwaZulu-Natal.

Volunteer with a passion for helping children

2018-06-12 06:01

BEING passionate about helping children achieve their full potential is what drove Upper Highway resident Mnqobi Zondi to take up a career in psychology.

Open Garden fun while learning

2018-06-12 06:01

THE annual Indigenous Open Garden on June 16 and 17, held by the Kloof Conservancy to raise funds for local projects, is said to be a very different one this year, this according to chairperson of the...

Uplifting people through skills

2018-06-12 06:01

MADE for More is a non-profit-company that was established two years ago with the aim to empower and equip people who are differently abled through sport, mentorship programmes, leadership camps and...

June exams under way

2018-06-12 06:01

“SENIOR school mid-year exams play a significant role in each grade and they should be taken as seriously as final exams but they are sometimes dismissed as less-significant than the end-of-year...

Guild of St Mary’s old girls fundraiser

2018-06-12 06:01

THE Guild of St Mary’s old girls hosted a fun-filled evening for its fundraising event at Bellevue Café on May 26.

Inspired by those who make a difference

2018-06-12 06:01

HILLCREST fashion designer Warren Morck took time from his busy schedule to chat to Fever journalist Phindile Shozi about himself and what inspires him each and every day.

Keely the songbird

2018-06-12 06:00

SHE started gracing the stage at only four years old, and now Keely Crocker has become a well-known singer in and around Durban.

Family fun day for all

2018-06-12 06:00

AS one of the official charities of the Comrades Marathon, Hillcrest Aids Centre Trust (Hact) is holding a family fun day as part of its activation station to cheer on and support those running...

‘Whoonga Park’ clean-up a great success

2018-06-12 06:00

THE Waterfall community decided to work with the neighbourhood watches for a clean-up of “Whoonga Park” along Link Road in Waterfall recently.

Safety and road closures ahead of the Comrades Marathon

2018-06-12 06:00

WITH the Comrades Marathon on June 10, the Hillcrest SAPS are warning the community to be safe at all times and to abide by the rules of the road during the road closures.

Be careful of petty theft

2018-06-05 06:01

THERE have been reports of recurring issues of petty theft in the Upper Highway area and residents are asked to be more careful, and check if all their doors are locked and their alarms are working...

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