A volunteer clean-up took place today at Lonehill Dam and wetland in Fourways, Johannesburg. Around Lone Hill – the koppie – is a little piece of conserved nature – a remnant of what this part of the world looked like before development. The small dam nearby is a popular walking spot for local residents. ARMOUR…

Please take note that as of today, Woolworths are no longer supplying plastic bags! YAY! This is a wonderful announcement and a marvelous step forward in helping reduce plastic! They are starting the roll out today so it appears whichever stores still have bags are using up the last of their stock. PLEASE remember to…

COMMUNITY SHELVES AVAILABLE TO ALL RESIDENTS: In our cash strapped economy, Residents of South Africa are currently stretched to the limit and while many people have natural or inherent talents to create goods for extra income, they don’t have the capacity or funds to rent retail space in order to display, market & sell their extraordinary…

Following the endless smash and grabs and hijacking hot spots, the other major concern that the community fears is the rising attack on cyclists!!! It is heart breaking to say the least that what was once ones peace, sanity and daily pressure breakaway  has now almost become a fear for ones life and “dare I…

South African women are a force to be reckoned with. Just look at how the 20 000 women who marched against pass laws on 9 August 1956 helped to change the course of history; or how Advocate Thuli Madonsela, as then Public Protector, took a stand against forces far greater than herself in her quest to…

The team at Kitty And Puppy Haven were woken up this morning to discover that their Puppy Haven Buildings were on fire. Thankfully they managed to rescue all the dogs and puppies that were in the area and they are all safe. Having said that, they really need our help so please step in wherever…

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S To Nicole McDonald, Charmaine North , Tyler Swart, and Robin Rolfe Wood for #winning the awesome prize from Paint Emporium Broadacres! You have each won yourselves plus a friend/partner a Technique Paint Course which will focus on image transferring and layered stencilling! Such a great…

I Love Fourways repairs, restoration, creative art!!! They have it all… Say hello to Mike & Paddington! Filmed by Brad Cheshire Produced by Brad Cheshire Cared for by Brad Cheshire Appreciated by Brad Cheshire Thank you Brad from all of us for sharing your video with the community.

INTRODUCING MOSES ROMBAYI Although Moses is not based in Fourways, we have seen a lot of people who are interested in his work and have asked where and how they can buy his beautifully made stuffed animals… Lesley King recently posted to ILF about Moses and last week, he lost his 2.5 year old son,…

Chantelle Stoikof posted a concerned notice to the ILF community that our local entrepreneur and horticulturist is being removed from his location and is having his precious trees taken away from him… The community was outraged and everyone wanted to know how they could assist in getting him back and keep his business going! Here are some of…