Krefeld’s art in public space once again falls victim to destruction

May 2, 2022 at 7pm art in public space : Art and monuments in public space fall victim to destruction In summer, the city melts the stolen children’s figures of the bandoneon player in front of the Hansa-Centrum. Photo: Jochmann, Dirk (dj) Crefeld Hard times for art: metal thieves stole the children’s figures of the … Read more

Fight against precarious work

April 26, 2022 at 4:11 pm KAB is demanding better wages for many professions : Fight against precarious work Günter Weber (left) and Uwe Schummer of KAB present an image of Krefeld artist Klaus Polenz on the theme of precarious work. Photo: Andreas Vescovo Crefeld The Catholic workers’ movement in the diocese of Aachen is … Read more

Krefeld gets a new civil protection center in Hüls

April 26, 2022 at 7:30 am DRK invests millions : Krefeld gets a new civil protection center in Hüls The new civil protection center includes a large driveway shed with seven entrance gates and a two-story administrative and training building. Photo: Andreas Vescovo Crefeld The German Red Cross is preparing for the challenges of the … Read more

Krefeld writes to Energy Minister Habeck

April 25, 2022 at 5:25 am New financing concept developed : Krefelder writes to the Minister of Energy Jörg Linnig is a procurement engineer and is responsible for the optimal system for the energy-efficient operation of buildings. Photo: EUKON engineering office Crefeld Supply engineer Jörg Linnig has designed a new financing concept for energy-efficient buildings, … Read more

Krefeld artists are eligible to apply for the “City Artists” awards.

March 3, 2022 at 4:53 pm culture in Krefeld : “City Artists” Art Awards – registration until April 29th The artist Uwe Esser won one of the prizes of the “City Artists” competition in 2021. Photo: City of Krefeld Crefeld The cultural secretariat of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia awards the prizes, which are endowed … Read more

Krefeld is expanding the all-day event

March 28, 2022 at 7:10 pm Krefeld school : Krefeld is expanding the all-day event Grotenburg School is one of 18 primary schools on the list – this too will have a new group open all day. Photo: Lammertz, Thomas (lamb) Crefeld The city is creating 17 additional groups. State funds are now being requested. … Read more

Here Krefeld enjoys the beginning of spring

March 26, 2022 at 07:00 Parks, Forests and Co. : Here Krefeld enjoys the beginning of spring Benedikt Brüggen (from left), Jana Hoppe, Henry Hoppe and Elena Colmic met in the city forest in the early evening. Photo: Jochmann, Dirk (dj) Crefeld Sunny weather attracts many people to Krefeld’s parks and forests. But which are … Read more

Viersen with a new website on Jewish life in the Lower Rhine

March 14, 2022 at 5:10 pm New website in Viersen : How Judaism shapes the Lower Rhine View from Bahnhofstrasse (now Martin-Luther-Strasse) in Dülken towards Viersener Strasse. On the left the evangelical church, on the right the synagogue which was set on fire on November 9, 1938. Photo: Pauly Postcard Collection / District Archive Krefeld … Read more

Barbara Freundlieb from Krefeld designs a charity postcard for flood victims

October 22, 2021 at 4:49 pm The artist knows an affected family : Charity postcard for flood victims The Christmas card is expected to go to print in early December. The stable in Bethlehem is marked with a ruler. Photo: Barbara Freundlieb Crefeld Artist Barbara Freundlieb designed a Christmas card. All proceeds benefit flood victims. … Read more