One of the reactors at Fessenheim has shut down because of the heatwave

Heatwave: Shutdown of a Reactor at the Fessenheim Nuclear Power Plant

One of the reactors at the Fessenheim nuclear power station had to be shut down because of the hot weather. It is the fourth in France to suffer the consequences of the heatwave. EDF said on Saturday that it shut down one of the two reactors at the Fessenheim nuclear plant (Haut-Rhin) because of the hot weather. In […]

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Anthony Bourdain, has committed suicide in France

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 […]

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The prefectures of Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle decided on Saturday to put in place on Sunday emergency measures, including a reduction in speed on the roads, to cope with an episode of pollution with PM10 fine particles

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 […]

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23 departments are on Orange alert for floods

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 […]

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Eleanor sorm causes one seriously injured, trains stopped traffic and disrupted airports in Alsace

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. […]

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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 […]

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The name of the new region has been decided as 'Grand Est'

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 […]

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