Diesel: Berlin Orders the Recall of 774,000 Mercedes in Europe

The German Ministry of Transport has ordered the immediate recall of 774,000 Mercedes vehicles equipped with software capable of distorting emissions levels. The German Ministry of Transport ordered on Monday 12th June, the immediate recall across Europe of 774,000 Mercedes vehicles , equipped with software capable of skewing emissions levels. “The government is ordering an immediate official recall due …

The Inhabitants of Châteaubriant Invited to Report the Presence of Rats

The second deratization campaign in 2018 will start in Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique). The inhabitants are invited to report the presence of rodents in the streets. The second deratization campaign in 2018 will start in Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique). It will run from Monday 25th to Friday 29th June 2018. On the initiative of the municipality, the campaign requires a prior …

Roland Garros: Simona Halep Crowned for the First Time

Simona Halep, the world No. 1, beaten twice in the final in Paris, finally won the title at Roland Garros by beating on Saturday 9th June, 2018 the American Sloane Stephens. Simona Halep of Romania , N.1 worldwide, won her first Grand Slam title at Roland Garros at the expense of 10th- seeded American Sloane Stephens in 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 on Saturday. “I was dreaming of …

Weather: 335 Weather Related Firefighting Interventions in Sarthe

This Saturday 9th June, 2018, firefighters in Sarthe had to intervene 335 times in 70 municipalities following bad weather. During the day of Saturday, June 9, 2018, Sarthe firefighters had to intervene 335 times . Bad weather affected 70 municipalities. The Sarthe, on orange alert until Sunday, had stormy episodes all day, as well as showers of hail, rain and strong winds.  …

Brittany: In Saint-Bihy, a House Catches Fire Because of the Storm

Saturday 9th June, 20 firefighters were called to Saint-Bihy for a house fire triggered by lightning. A house caught fire on Saturday 9th June in Saint-Bihy . An electrical transformer struck by lightning is believed to be behind the incident. The four occupants of the house went out before help arrived. The damage is only material. 20 firefighters Four emergency centres were mobilized on the intervention that began at …

Brittany: Sunday 10th June, Free Activities at Lake Jugon

The nature sports resort of Jugon-les-L acs, on Lake Jugon opens Sunday afternoon. It’s not just sailing at the sailing club. We can do activities at the Jugon-les-Lacs nature sports resort! On the water course: boat, pedal boat, kayak, sailing or stand up paddle. And in the surroundings: climbing trees, archery, mountain biking. To show the vitality of the station, a door open …

Saint-Malo Struck by the Storms: Pay Attention on the Road!

Since last night, Saint-Malo faces violent showers. On the road, the situation is sometimes tense. Since yesterday evening, Friday 8th June, 2018, violent showers are falling on Saint-Malo, making the traffic sometimes very complicated on the roads . Including the N137, linking Saint-Malo to Rennes, where an imposing pool of water caused by these torrential rains formed at the barrier of Châteauneuf-d’Ille-et-Vilaine. …

The American Chef Anthony Bourdain is Dead, According to his Employer CNN

American chef, author and presenter Anthony Bourdain died at the age of 61, according to his employer, CNN. He committed suicide in a hotel room in Alsace. Anthony Bourdain , an American chef who became famous worldwide thanks to his TV show ” Parts Unknown “, died in France at the age of 61, apparently after committing suicide, his employer …