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  1. Tips on how to protect your skin this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    This was the strict instruction given to me by Amy Bowie, medical therapist and owner of Pulse Salon in Durbanville. During a recent visit to the salon, Bowie asked me how often I used sunblock.


  2. It's International Pinotage DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 14 |

    Every year, wine lovers from all over the globe celebrate this wine which is proudly South African-but it's also the month to raise a toast to the father of pinotage Professor Abraham Perold. Perold, who was winery, KWV, Chief Oenologist from 1928 until his death in 1941, was the brain behind pinotage.


  3. Counting the toll of weekend carnage on SA roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 |

    Cape Town - A three-year-old was the youngest victim in road carnage over the weekend, when she died in a car crash in Durbanville on Saturday. Western Cape provincial traffic chief Kenny Africa said there were seven road fatalities across the province at the weekend, of which two were pedestrians.


  4. #BehindtheSelfie with... Carissa RapolthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Bizcommunity

    I live in Durbanville with my husband and two kids. My Cape Town office is in Montague Gardens with the Johannesburg office in Dunkeld West.


  5. Kallis to swap bats for clubs at the Alfred Dunhill LinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 |

    Jacques Kallis, Mark Boucher, Kevin Pietersen, Shane Warne and Mark Nicholas will be exchanging cricket bats for golf clubs when they compete in this week's Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland. All five are self-proclaimed "golf nuts" now that they have discovered the joys of hitting a little white ball as well as a shiny red one.


  6. Where are South Africans celebrating Heritage Day?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | Bizcommunity

    Cape Town came out in spirit to celebrate Heritage Day, with more social posts about Heritage Day than the Johannesburg and Durban regions. Considering that Johannesburg has a higher population density than Cape Town , this is particularly interesting and shows that Capetownian's are an active, social bunch.


  7. Xavier's cricket team ready to open innings in Proteas landRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 24 | The Telegraph

    Sept. 24: Twelve boys from St. Xavier's Collegiate School are counting hours to tomorrow. What has them all excited is not a mega pandal-hopping plan but a trip to South Africa to play cricket and watch penguins and whales at lesiure.


  8. .com | CT man arrested for allegedly raping girl, 8, over 4 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | News24

    A Durbanville man accused of raping an 8-year-old girl over a period of four years is expected in the Bellville Magistrates Court this week. The 34-year-old suspect was arrested after the complainant, understood to be the child's mother, approached an attorney with the allegations, seeking advice.


  9. Engineer switches careers to grow own online retail storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 |

    Sipamandla Shumane, 24, is the CEO of, an online business focused focus on delivering groceries to students in the northern suburbs. Shumane gave up mechanical engineering in 2016 to focus on his online grocery business.


  10. How the time of morning affects commute timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 |

    Trying to convince your boss that your day would be more productive if you showed up later for work might be tricky, but new research from automotive analysis company Lightstone might help give your argument some punch. Using data supplied by Tracker, Lightstone has accurately deciphered average travel times for commuters who leave for work at different times of the morning.


  11. High Court orders adviser to repay R10m invested in the RVAFRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 |

    THE Eastern Cape High Court has ruled in favour of a couple who sued their financial adviser for the more than R10a million they and their company lost in the ill-fated Relative Value Arbitrage Fund and associated investments. The judgment lends weight to a number of rulings against advisers made by the Ombud for Financial Services Providers, Noluntu Bam.


  12. Cape Town's Golf Festival draws in touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 |

    Cape Town's inaugural Golf Festival, arranged specifically to address the multiple challenges associated with seasonality and boost tourism numbers in the Western Cape during winter has been lauded as "a huge success". The event was a first in a series of key initiatives, organised by the Federated Hospitality Association of South Africa Cape region.


  13. Distell sells off wine brandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | The Drinks Business

    South African drinks group, Distell, has divested itself of several vineyards and estates as it seeks to concentrate on just four key brands. The company has reportedly sold off the La Bonheur and Stellenzicht estates and their respective ranges and more wine assets may follow as the group has said it intended to streamline its wine portfolio and concentrate in particular on: Nederburg, Fleur du Cap, Alto and Durbanville Hills.


  14. South Africa: Distell Results Come Against Challenging Backdrop - CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 |

    Distell Group on Thursday released its results for the full year ended 30 June 2017, declaring a total dividend of 379 cents per share. Commenting on the results, Distell's managing director Richard Ruston, said it delivered solid operational results for the year against a backdrop of recessionary pressure on domestic consumers and a strengthening global competitive landscape.


  15. Eskom Expo for young Stellenbosch scientists creates excitementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 |

    Image: Nqobile Mmope and Zethu Mavoana, grade 10 learners from Rhenish Girls High who won the Eskom Energy Efficiency Award Elizabeth Marie Smith. Smith a grade 9 learner from Bloemhoef High School for Girls, won the Eskom Expo Best Energy Award CAPE TOWN- The Eskom Expo provides a platform for the learners to increase their awareness and knowledge of science and also hopes to encourage them to pursue careers in the sciences by igniting a passion for innovation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.


  16. Your questions answeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 |

    I shall retire at 63 in four-and-a-half years. I belong to a company retirement fund.


  17. .com | Father of missing Cape Town teen opens up about her disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | News24

    Reynhardt Muller, 35, father of Anchen Muller, said he was just glad that his only daughter was safe and back home. That's how Reynhardt Muller, 35, recounted seeing his daughter Anchen for the first time after she'd been missing for days.


  18. More properties on Cape Town's water clamp listRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 |

    Since there has not been a let-up in the consumption of water, the City Council has announced the next areas where excessive users will have water management devices installed on their properties. This comes as experts warn that Cape Town will be in an even worse position this summer in terms of water security than a year ago.


  19. Cape Town Youth Choir up for Hofmeyr challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 |

    The beautiful, clear and sonorous voices of the Cape Town Youth Choir can be heard at the Baxter Concert Hall on Wednesday night when they pay tribute to Professor Hendrik Hofmeyr, the head of composition and theory at the South African College of Music at the University of Cape Town, who turns 60 this year. Conductor Leon Starker spoke about this extraordinary choir, which has 32 to 38 members between the ages of 16 and 28, many of whom hold full-time jobs.


  20. Two nabbed for fraud at driving license testing centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 |

    Two men were sentenced in the Bellville Magistrate's Court earlier this week after being convicted on a charge of fraud relating to a learner licence test earlier this year. Just after 10am on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, an examiner at the Durbanville Driving Licence Testing Centre raised the alarm after noticing that one of the people completing the test was not the original applicant.