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• Part of Jalan PJS 9/1 in Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya, will be closed tomorrow from 5.30am to 9.30am, for Sunway Property’s Race for A Better Planet 2017. The affected stretch is from the intersection of Persiaran Tasik Timur and Jalan PJS 9/1 until the intersection of Jalan Lagoon Selatan and Jalan PJS 9/1. For details, visit

• There will be a one-lane road closure and realignment works along Jalan Kuala Selangor (both bounds) from FHM Equipment to the Sri Damansara exit until Feb 19 next year. Three lanes will remain open during the closure. This is to facilitate MRT works. For details, call 03-7494 2222.


The Shah Alam on Wheels mobile counter by Shah Alam City Council will be at the carpark of Tesco Setia Alam, Seksyen U13, Shah Alam, today , from 11am to 5pm. It provides services such as checking and paying assessment rates, settling parking compounds, lodging complaints and buying parking coupons.


Inclusive Outdoor Classroom is hosting free squash lessons for 30 children with autism, Down Syndrome and learning disabilities today, from 9.30am-11am, at Astaka Sports Complex, Lorong Utara Kecil, Petaling Jaya. Ten children will be picked to be part of special training sessions with personal coaches to be held twice a month until December. Participants should bring their own sports attire; racquets will be provided. For details, call 012-656 0495 (Joannica).


Staff members of Golden Screen Cinemas (GSC) will be running a fundraising food fair for the Autism Cafe Project. It will be held tomorrow from 11am to 3pm at GSC MyTown, Cheras. Customers can purchase coupon booklets worth RM50 each on site, and redeem two free movie passes per booklet. The project aims to provide potential independent living to young adults with autism / special. For details, visit

TNG CARD for Cliffordians

A limited edition Touch ‘n Go card has been created to commemorate 120 years of Clifford Secondary School this year. It features visuals of the school and past headmasters. The card is available for all Cliffordians - past and present students and teachers. Part of the sales proceeds will go to the school. For details, call 019-330 3355 (Hasni).


The Seremban Convent Class of ’67 is organising a 50th anniversary get-together on July 22, from noon, at the Sungai Ujong Club, Seremban. For details, call 012-316 0676 (Goh Chai Ling), 017-619 1868 (Elizabeth Thong) or 012-266 5133 (Lily Chin).


Meet Dyson’s beauty expert and enjoy exclusive hairstyling tips from beauty bloggers Apple Tan, Nana Mahazan, Christinna Kuan and Cik Manggis at the Dyson Supersonic Consumer Event taking place today and tomorrow from 3pm to 7pm at High Street, 1 Utama Shopping Centre. Enjoy offers and complimentary blow dry at the event.


The Oriental Music Band of Catholic High School, Petaling Jaya, is having a concert on June 17 at 7.30pm at the school’s Bro Philippe Wu Hall. The concert aims to showcase students’ talents and raise funds to upgrade the musical instruments. The school’s Parent-Teacher Association welcomes support from the alumni and public through purchase of concert tickets or donations. For details, call 03-7956 5484 (Margaret/Chin/Lim).