John’s Service Centre – the best vehicle service centre in Cape Town

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From humble beginnings in 1994, John Prinsloo began to service and repair vehicles from his home. With two stands and a love for cars, John eventually moved his part-time business to Montague Gardens in 2001. Maria, his wife, with her creative background, posted a small advert in the local newspaper,   in the hopes that it … Read moreJohn’s Service Centre – the best vehicle service centre in Cape Town

How to help your staff build more confident lives

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What does it mean to find HERO within self? In a corporate environment overseeing staff, it means someone they can look up to and aspire to, but also a way for them to be HERO too. The HERO status, stands for: H ope E fficacy R esilience O ptimism The 4 elements are core values … Read moreHow to help your staff build more confident lives

The 20th International Jazz Festival – interview with Craig Lucas

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No matter whether you are a jazz fan or not, you would have been very aware of the fact that something was going on at Cape Town’s foreshore this past weekend.  If the road closures weren’t enough, the sultry and vibey tunes pulsating from the CTICC would have given you a clue.  This weekend saw the … Read moreThe 20th International Jazz Festival – interview with Craig Lucas

Renovations – Professional and Quality is just a call away

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It’s not very often one can use the words RELIABLE and PROFESSIONAL in the same sentence when referring to builders or renovations. However, the team of Cape Renovations are an exception. Owned and project managed by Esrar Mongie, you can expect a high level of professionalism and quality workmanship when investing in Cape Renovations services. … Read moreRenovations – Professional and Quality is just a call away

Give a little, why don’t you? – The Giving is Living Initiative

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Until you have really given of your heart, you truly have not yet lived.   Not sure who said that, but there is something special about the give back.   unite /juːˈnʌɪt/  verb come or bring together for a common purpose or action. “they called on the world to unite”  The Giving is Living Initiative … Read moreGive a little, why don’t you? – The Giving is Living Initiative

Lighthouse exhibit is now on display at Hermanus Library

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Hermanus Library is thrilled to be hosting a new exhibit of the 48 lighthouses of South Africa, including the Danger Point Lighthouse near Gansbaai and the Cape Hangklip Lighthouse in Pringle Bay. Onrus resident and a retired teacher of Hoërskool Durbanville, Jan Smith, made these and he says that each of the 48 lighthouses tells … Read moreLighthouse exhibit is now on display at Hermanus Library

Thinking of installing a Borehole?  Take some expert advice

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In our drought-afflicted land here in Cape Town, we need to be more vigilant about how we use our precious water.  We are sure you have been plagued with a flood of tips and tricks to saving water (excuse the pun) so don’t worry, this is not another “Save Cape Town” or “How to save … Read moreThinking of installing a Borehole?  Take some expert advice

Overstrand Municipality steps up ‘dogs on leash’ compliance

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Overstrand Municipality’s Environmental Department requests that residents living adjacent to the Fernkloof Nature Reserve, or the general public using the nature reserve for recreational purposes be mindful of the current state of the veld and support the recovery of wildlife after the recent fires. “A young female duiker, injured during the January fires in Fernkloof, … Read moreOverstrand Municipality steps up ‘dogs on leash’ compliance

Guide dog enjoys his day at the beach

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George Law Enforcement recently received a letter of appreciation from the owner of a guide dog. Wilhelm Van Deventer, who visited Victoria Bay with Webster this weekend, had only positive feedback for the George law enforcement officials that assisted him on the day. “Throughout this whole past week we only experienced positive co-operation and reactions … Read moreGuide dog enjoys his day at the beach