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Windmill pays tribute to winning women

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 02 September 2016  -  353 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - Ending the celebration of Women’s Month, the Windmill Casino and Entertainment Centre also contributed in celebrating women in their own way last Saturday. This event is held annually and this year's theme was ‘Winning Women’ Speaking to the Gaming Manager, who was the one the... Read Article

Fairytale initiative turns matric dance dreams into realities

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 02 September 2016  -  394 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - The matric farewell dance is one of the most anticipated events by most grade 12 learners in the country. Many plan for this night from the moment they step into the high school yard and equate it to their wedding or graduation day. Unfortunately, many parents struggle to fund the... Read Article

Spring boosts flower sales

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 02 September 2016  -  275 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - Floral businesswomen aim to please flower lovers across Bloemfontein during this spring season to brighten their homes and their hearts. Spring is a season where plants blossom to show the beauty of the countryside especially, Bloemfontein, a city normally referred to as the City of... Read Article

Men attend wellness indaba with a difference

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 26 August 2016  -  293 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - About 200 male officials attended the Free State provincial treasury Men Wellness Indaba held at the OR Tambo building on Wednesday 24 August.The purpose of the event was to give male officials a chance to discuss issues affecting men in the work place and in communities as well.... Read Article

Joyce's green passion grows into big business

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 26 August 2016  -  347 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - When Joyce Mofokeng (32) from Lakeview Plot found herself jobless back in 2011, she remembered the one thing that always kept her happy and excited - gardening. Clad in her gardening gear, she delved in to see if her fingers were still 'green'. “I started planting spinach on a 0,14... Read Article

Tebz cooking his way to success

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 26 August 2016  -  296 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - As if to prove correct the old adage that disability does not mean inability, a 29-year-old Bloemfontein man is fast making his culinary prowess felt in the hospitality industry. Tebogo Masopye, who says his mother is the inspiration behind his love for cooking and baking, has not... Read Article

"Hard work pays off" - Pageant judge

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 19 August 2016  -  386 Views  -  0 Comments
Co-owner of the Thabo Mofutsanyana Talent Agency and Academy (TMTAA), Lebohang Miya (24), will be one of the judges in the Miss and Mr Glamorous pageant event in QwaQwa. The pageant will  be hosted by Rethabile Maboee Creation (RMC) on the 24 September 2016 at de Bult Jazz club. Miya, who hails... Read Article

Keeping the potjiekos's fires burning

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 19 August 2016  -  280 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - A “Potjiekos” (pot food) has been a part of the South African culture for years since the first settlement in the Cape. Food is cooked in a three-legged black cast-iron pot over an open fire. The practice was made popular by the pioneer settlers who came to the Cape in the 1950s.... Read Article

Fun walk encourages women to reach their goals

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 12 August 2016  -  381 Views  -  0 Comments
Qwaqwa - In celebration of the National Women's Day, the well-known queen of hip hop music in Qwaqwa, Nonhlanhla Qwabe, hosted a Fun Walk on Saturday. The event in Phuthaditjhaba, Qwaqwa was attended by hundreds of Maluti-A-Phofung residents from Qwaqwa, Harrismith and Kestrel while others were... Read Article

what use-by and best-by really mean?

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 15 July 2016  -  346 Views  -  0 Comments
When the "sell-by" date on the milk is May 5, can you still drink it on May 8? It's easy for consumers to be confused by the meaning of "use-by," "sell by" and best-by" dates. You may ignore the dates completely and be tempted to eat food that has gone past its prime or needlessly toss food you... Read Article

Call for community to help keep a girl at school

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 17 June 2016  -  536 Views  -  0 Comments
HARRISMITH - An initiative by a handful of matric pupils, whereby they mobilised their community to create a project that would help keep girls at school during menstruation, has touched the hearts of many. The learners from Lerato-uThando Comprehensive school in Harrismith came to the realisation... Read Article

Jobs app Giraffe now in more SA cities

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 03 June 2016  -  477 Views  -  0 Comments
CAPE TOWN - South African employment start-up Giraffe launched operations in Cape Town and Durban on Thursday following its initial Gauteng launch. Since launch, the mobile platform has attracted 100 000 job seekers who have created a resumé using their mobile phones. Around 25 000 candidates have... Read Article

Facebook goes LIVE

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 07 April 2016  -  518 Views  -  0 Comments
On Wednesday, Facebook Launched the Facebook Live for everyone - to make it easier to create, share and discover live videos. Live is like having a TV camera in your pocket. Anyone with a phone now has the power to broadcast to anyone in the world. When you interact live, you feel connected in a... Read Article

103 Free Staters get IT shot in India

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 05 February 2016  -  448 Views  -  0 Comments
Hyderabad - “The basic focus of Operation Hlasela is to embark on targeted interventions to achieve maximum impacts in line with the movement’s vision of the attainment of a National Democratic Society (NDS)”, Premier Ace Magashule. True to the aspirations of the Freedom Charter, which boldly... Read Article

Sun City is getting a massive R800 million facelift

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 05 February 2016  -  492 Views  -  0 Comments
Sun City has embarked on a massive R800 million rejuvenation project in 2016, which will see the resort’s hotels, entertainment zone and food courts revamped. The famous Valley of Waves will get two new slides, and will offer new food options – including a “microbrewery-themed gastro pub”. The... Read Article

Prizes improve lives of local beauty queens

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 05 February 2016  -  282 Views  -  0 Comments
Dihlabeng - Sponsors for Miss Dihlabeng 2015/2016 pull all stops to make the beauty pageant a memorable one by putting prizes that add value to the winners lives in a means of education. The sponsors involved in the beauty pageant most gave prizes that will see winners improving their education and... Read Article
Dj Hunter, Lindelani Mahlomola (16), BuhleKafile (10) Dj Qboy and Doctor Ndlovu(DjMageza) holding shoes donated to Nozala pupil. PHOTO DUMELANGMEDIA

Djs help get pupils on the right footing

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 22 January 2016  -  428 Views  -  0 Comments
Bloemfontein - About 26 pupils from Nozala Intermediate school in Phahameng kasi, went home smiling after receiving paird of brand new school shoes from Djs who have claimed to care about their community. Some of those Djs included, Dj Mageza, Dj Hunter and Dj Q boy. The handover of school shoes... Read Article

Healthy Living

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 22 January 2016  -  500 Views  -  0 Comments
As you prepare to send your children back to school, ask yourself, “What’s on the menu to fuel their active minds and bodies?” Eating a nutritious breakfast, lunch and snacks each day helps to keep your child healthy and ready to learn. Keep these back-to-school nutrition basics in mind to help... Read Article

R75 computer - A computer that costs only US$5, or less than R75? That's what the team behind the popular Raspberry Pi has just unveiled.

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 27 November 2015  -  742 Views  -  0 Comments
A computer that costs only US$5, or less than R75? That’s what the team behind the popular Raspberry Pi has just unveiled. The Raspberry Pi Zero, which goes on sale immediately (in limited quantities for now), has a 1GHz processor, 512MB of RAM, microSD card slot, micro USB port for power and data... Read Article

The power and peril of Twitter revolutions

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 20 November 2015  -  611 Views  -  0 Comments
The power of social media was first witnessed in 2011 during the Egyptian uprising, and as a result the movement was nicknamed “The Twitter Revolution”. While the triggers of revolution were vast, no one doubts or questions the fact that social media played a major role. It united the youth of... Read Article