The Social Scene

April 28, 2019

IQOS wants to help you quit smoking

If you find it a struggle to quit smoking, you and your lungs will be pleased to hear that there’s a new offering to help you puff away while doing less harm to your body.
April 28, 2019

State-of-the-art studio for Bay TV

Thursday night was filled with celebration at Bay TV as the community channel showed off its revamped studios, courtesy of MultiChoice.
April 28, 2019

Keeping up with Altovise Lawrence

A humble and focused young woman, Altovise Lawrence found her career taking off as the inaugural winner of BET’s Top Actor competition series in 2015. Thus far, she finds herself at the crossroads of two cultural worlds – that of Mzansi and the highl
April 28, 2019

A horror movie that tastes good

Champagne at the door, a spread including mini burgers, mini gin and tonic cakes, gnocchi with sauce – and the option of taking home either a bottle of gin or a cookbook ... J’Something’s YouTube cooking channel launch promised to be delectable.
April 21, 2019

New winter-warmer menu at Level Four

Foodies can treat their tastebuds at 54 on Bath’s fine-dining Level Four Restaurant in Rosebank, Johannesburg.
April 21, 2019

Sal Masekela goes surfing

True to the Pan-African passions of his father, well-known US TV host Sal Masekela is doing his bit to uplift the youths of the coastal west African country of Liberia, racked by years of civil war and corruption.
April 21, 2019

Blessings before Easter

A weekend before Easter, gospel music lovers braved the chilly weather to attend the fourth annual Easter Songs of Praise concert at the Linder Auditorium in Johannesburg.
April 21, 2019

Watch time fly in African style

Sometimes product launches can be large, cold and pretentious affairs, but on Wednesday evening Nkarhi launched its first two “African luxury timepieces” in Sandton to an intimate crowd that felt more like family and friends.
April 14, 2019

An ‘It’ girl gathering with E!

This past Thursday a string of local A-list sisters gathered at Fifth on Alice at the bottom tier of the opulent Sandton Sun. There were, of course, a few well-established gentlemen there too, but the women of prominence proved to be the focal point
April 14, 2019

Johnnie Walker’s exclusive offering

Game of Throne viewers, as well as whisky connoisseurs, are in for a lovely winter thanks to the first-of-its-kind partnership between HBO, Game of Thrones and Johnnie Walker South Africa, who this week launched the new White Walker by Johnnie Walker
April 7, 2019

KwaZulu Natal: Continental takeover plan

KwaZulu-Natal wants to become the biggest tourism destination on the continent.
April 7, 2019

Drink and fashion converge at Cîroc-Moschino pop-up

On Wednesday at a private media soirée at the Diamond Walk’s plush Arque Bar in Sandton City, Cîroc launched its latest collaboration with Italian fashion house, Moschino.
April 7, 2019

Knits and gin slushies at the gallery

When City Press arrived at Gallery MOMO in Parktown North this past Tuesday, we noticed a police van parked at the entrance, like the fuzz had to hop out quickly to check something.
April 7, 2019

Huawei breaks the rules ... sort of

The largest launch event of a Huawei phone in South Africa kicked off late on Wednesday evening at the Kyalami International Convention Centre in Midrand.
April 1, 2019

The greatest festival in the country

The Cape Town International Jazz Festival hit its 20-year milestone at the weekend with its signature sound, exceptional acoustics and vibes.
April 1, 2019

Local actors turn out to show us where love lives

On Thursday, Nu Metro hosted us at the Hyde Park premiere of the local movie Love Lives Here, set in Durban.
April 1, 2019

A night of a different kind of art

Hair is art. Or so it appeared at the first installation of Womxn Who Art on Thursday at the Goethe Institut in Parkwood.
April 1, 2019

A taste for yummy cocktails

On Thursday evening Mootee Bar in Melville, Jozi’s leading cocktail destination, held the first series of its #MooteeSpaza sessions of the year, proudly hosting two internationally acclaimed bar-tending talents for an exclusive experience.
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