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More water restrictions on the cards

Current water restrictions could be extended by another year if an appeal by water utility Umgeni Water is accepted.

Gandhi’s teachings are just as relevant today

The rising levels of global conflict and violence makes the philosophy and teachings of Mahatma Gandhi as relevant today as it was over seven decades ago when he led campaigns across two continents against colonial oppression and racial subjugation

Woodlands Road safety in focus

South Africans against Drunk and Driving (SADD) has embarked on a week-long journey raising awareness on road safety.

Well-known businessman found dead

City businessman Sunny Gayadin was found dead on a property he was developing at the Victoria Country Club Estate yesterday evening. It appears that at some time yesterday afternoon, the businessman drove to the site, left his keys and cellular phone in his white Toyota bakkie and then walked up to the building site. Gayadin’s…

There’s a toilet on my stoep!

The proverbial ‘you-know-what’ is about to hit the fan in Mountain Rise as irate residents already fed-up with general dumping in the area, recently discovered that someone had the audacity to add insult to injury and dump an entire pile of broken toilets in a vacant servitude.

Over a million litres of water lost in city reservoir calamity

While residents do their best to conserve water in the midst of prolonged drought conditions, a faulty sensor on one of Umgeni Water’s main reservoirs supplying the city has resulted in over 1.2 million litres of water going down the drain.

Thomson urges residents to see value in recycling

Environmental Affairs deputy minister Barbara Thomson visited Eastwood on Saturday to officially hand over trade tools and a bakkie for mobile recycling within the city. 

Celebrating 60 in Scottish style

It’s not often that traffic in the Northern suburb of Raisethorpe is brought to a standstill by the sound of bag pipes. But such was the case recently when a Scottish pan piper played tunes that echoed into the CBD as part of birthday celebrations for a local woman.
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