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[16 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Business Forum launched the Centurion City Improvement District (CID) project

The first meeting between the Centurion Business Forum, Tshwane Metro and the Urban Genesis Management for the CID Project to clean up, improve and sustain the urban parts of the Centurion CBD to encourage a more efficient and safe environment to work and live in, was held on 19 March 2013.

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[16 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Test your eyes regularly for glaucoma

The World Glaucoma Week has once again highlighted the importance of regular eye tests as the first step towards early detection and treatment of glaucoma.
“The best intervention for glaucoma is to have your eyes checked regularly, especially if you have a family history of blindness, glaucoma and other eye conditions. The prevalence of glaucoma is higher in patients with diabetes, short-sightedness, hypertension and retinitis pigmentosa,” says Dr Seipati Makunyane, from the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Pretoria.
According to the World Glaucoma Association, glaucoma is a group of …

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Hirsch’s Tops in fridge sales

For the past four years, a major appliance company held an African Forum, inviting all their dealers and partners from around Africa to the launch of their new products and run their marketing strategy for the coming year.
The highlight of the event is a gala dinner and awards evening and this year the dinner was held at the beautiful and historical Cape Town City Hall.
Hirsch’s were proud and delighted to be announced as the top company in refrigeration sales from throughout Africa.
They were also given an award for the most …

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Hirsch’s Centurion supported local school’s golf day

Linda Levendag (PRO: Hirsch’s Centurion) on the left, also supplied water to the participants of the Wierda Park Primary School’s golf day organised by the PRO of the school, Annaline Prinsloo.

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[16 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Health Awareness: April

Health Awareness: April
2: World Autism Awareness Day
7: World Health Day
10 – 16: Pregnancy Awareness Week
17: World Haemophilia Day
24 – 30: Global/African Vaccination Week
25: World Malaria Day
29 April – 17 May: National Polio and Measles Immunisation Campaign
Health Awareness: May
* Anti-Tobacco Campaign Month
* Burns Month
* International Multiple Sclerosis Month
5 – 11: Hospice Week
6 – 12: Burns Awareness Week
8: World Red Cross Day
10: World Move for Health Day
12: World Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Syndrome
12: International Nurses Day
17: World Hypertension Day
19: International Candlelight …

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[16 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Estate Agents meet at Hirsch’s Centurion

Hirsch’s Centurion hosted their Estate Agents morning at the store with local Attorney, Anita Fivaz and Town Planning Professional Abrie Snyman as guest speakers.
Estate Agents throughout Centurion attended this very informative session.

Schools »

[16 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Learning how to decorate a cake

Kids from the Centurion Tjokker School in Lyttelton were treated at Highlands Spar where they learned how to decorate a sponge cake. The items used were sponsored by SPAR and Rich’s Products Corporation.

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[16 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Eerste Rugbyspan loop breë bors na oorwinning

Laerskool Wierdpark se Eerste Rugbyspan het op 14 Maart 2013 ‘n vriendskaplike wedstryd teen Grey College van Bloemfontein met 10-3 gewen. Dit was die eerste keer dat Grey College by die Laerskool Wierdapark gekuier het en ook die eerste keer dat hulle ‘n wedstryd teen Grey College gewen het.

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Eldo-Idol 2012 nou ook ‘High School Superstar’

Op 27 Februarie 2013 het leerlinge aan die Hoërskool Eldoraigne gelyklopend met die jaarlikse Eldo-Idol kompetisie aan die High School Superstar – kompetisie in die Staatsteater, Pretoria deelgeneem.
‘n Finalis van elk van die dertien skole het aan die kompetisie deelgeneem.
Shannon Page, leerling aan die Hoërskool Eldoraigne, 2012 se Eldo-Idol wenner, het as die wenner van die titel High School Superstar weggestap.
Jaarliks skryf meer as 30 soliste vir die Eldo-Idol kompetisie in en ‘n wenner mag nie die daaropvolgende jaar aan deelneem nie. Die Eldo-Idol vir 2013 is Simoné Cloete.
Shannon is …

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Boek Buddies opvoering ‘n aansporing om te lees

Die jaarlikse Boek Buddies Opvoering by Laerskool Swartkop is hierdie jaar in twee verskillende ouderdomsgroepe, Graad 1-3 en Graad 4-6 aangebied.
Boek Buddies bestaan uit ‘n groepie professionele akteurs wat uittreksels uit verskillende boeke op ‘n uiters interessante en energieke manier opvoer.
Die produksie het dit ten doel om lees in Afrikaans te bevorder, om kinders te wys hoe lekker lees kan wees en hoe mooi stories ‘n mens na ‘n ander wêreld kan wegvoer.
Boeke wat genomineer word vir die ATKV Kinderboektoekennings asook die Storieleesfees, word ook bevorder.
Juffrou Corné Langenhoven, die skool …