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 …

Air Pollution: Speed Lowered in Alsace, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle

To cope with an episode of pollution, emergency measures were taken in Alsace, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle, Sunday, including the lowering of speed on roads The prefectures of Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle decided on Saturday to put in place on Sundayemergency measures , including a reduction in speed on the roads , to cope with a pollution episode with PM10 …

Floods Still Threaten: 23 Departments on Orange Alert, a Woman Killed

On Wednesday morning, 23 departments are still on orange alert for floods, disrupting many cities. In Alsace, a woman drowned. The Floods on Wednesday still threaten a part of France. 23 departments are still in orange alert : the levels of some rivers like the Seine continue to rise dangerously, depriving Paris and its suburban RER C. It could reach …

Alsace: Eleanor Storm Causes One Seriously Injured, Disrupted Trains and Airports

In Alsace, the power of Eleanor storm caused major disruptions. TER traffic is stopped since this morning and the two airports in the region are disturbed. The Eleanor storm sweeps the Upper Rhine and the Lower Rhine since Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in the morning, causing major disruptions. The Alsace region, such as Lorraine,  is on orange alert for strong winds, according to Meteo France. …

Strasbourg: Yes, there is still Time to Find a Summer Job, and we Tell You How

With the arrival of summer vacation in less than two months, all the summer jobs in Strasbourg are still not filled With the summer holidays coming looming, for many, looking for summer jobs. A counselor from the Pole Emploi in Strasbourg guides readers of “chb44” to maximize your chances. The holidays are coming. That’s the good news. But …

Two New Millionaires in Alsace

GAMES: Two Alsatian, two different players have won jackpots in the space of a few days … The first won in Bas-Rhin two million euros on 21 September. The second, in the Haut-Rhin, won 1.5 million euros on 26 September. Within days, the draw of the Lottery has made two new millionaires in Alsace, announced Friday the …

Alsace: SPA to the Rescue of 41 dogs

ANIMALS:  La Société protectrice des animaux (SPA) conducted a seizure of 41 Beagles in a house on the French-Swiss border … It took several convoys to bring them all in the premises of the SPA Mulhouse. The Société Protectrice des animaux has indeed received 41 Beagle dogs, including 16 puppies from a house in Leymen , a …

New region: “Grand Est” is chosen for Alsace-Lorraine-Champagne-Ardenne

After three weeks of voting, the result was unveiled Monday … That’s it. After several weeks of reflection and citizen consultation, along with some twists , the name of a favourite with locals Alsace-Lorraine-Champagne-Ardenne is … “Great East”. This name has collected 75% of the 289,000 votes. Le nom choisi pour la région Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine est …