The “Graz’n Nanni” from Schleching is 99 years old today

Nanni is mentally and physically incredibly fit, only her eyes have been bothering her for years. She is now almost blind, but still does her own housework, sometimes going shopping and going to church when accompanied. Her three grandchildren, including the Schlechingen local councilor Felix Laubhuber, and five great-grandchildren often visit grandma and great-grandchildren to […]

Koepfer and Struff in Winston-Salem in the round of 16

The 27-year-old Koepfer from Donaueschingen defeated the Italian Marco Cecchinato 5: 7, 6: 4, 6: 4. For his second-round success, the Davis Cup player needed two hours and ten minutes. To start with, Koepfer, who was seeded at number 16, had a bye. The Warsteiner Struff, second German starter at the hard court event in […]

In the footsteps of Bob Dylan

“I would also like to write and sing lyrics like the guy with the sunglasses,” said Wolfgang Niedecken, born in Cologne in 1951, then bass guitarist in a school band, after hearing Bob Dylan’s “Like A Rolling Stone”. advertisement So he gave his instrument to a band colleague and swung himself up to become a […]

With music through the crisis

To do this, the experts questioned thousands of people from several countries during the first lockdown in the Corona crisis. Over half of people said they use music to better manage stress. advertisement The researchers report: If you felt anxious and sad, listening to music helped you deal with these feelings. If you were basically […]

“Macbeth” film with Frances McDormand opens film festival

Los Angeles / New York (AP) – A remake of the Shakespeare classic “Macbeth” with the top-class Oscar winners Frances McDormand (“Nomadland”) and Denzel Washington (“Training Day”) will celebrate its world premiere in New York. display According to the organizers, “The Tragedy of Macbeth” is the opening film at the New York Film Festival at […]

Suns defeat Clippers 130: 103 and are in finals

The Suns have never been champions in the best basketball league in the world and last played for the title in the 1992/1993 season. The Clippers still have to wait for their first participation in the finals. For the championship, the Suns play against either the Milwaukee Bucks or the Atlanta Hawks. display The Suns […]

Chamber music brilliance and rousing joy in playing

An exhilarating evening: after seven months without live music, the first concert evening with the Goldmund Quartet from Munich took place in the hall of the former swimming pool in the Sawallisch-Haus Hinterm Bichl in Grassau. display The quartet’s two concerts in a row had been completely sold out for days. Because of the (not […]

“Tribeca” in the year after Corona

New York (dpa) – From day one, the Tribeca film festival had to do more than just show new films – even at the start of 2002 it was instead about giving back hope to a battered city. display “The festival was created with the mission of bringing people together after September 11th,” remembers actor […]

Just break out: Escape games for the home

Berlin (dpa / tmn) – Actually, Markus Brand no longer has to work as an insurance salesman. The 45-year-old from Gummersbach and his wife Inka (44) are together authors of the extremely successful “Exit” game series, which has been sold over twelve million times worldwide for the past five years. display Even “Monopoly” looked pale […]

Funeral service for rappers DMX in New York

New York (AP) – Two weeks after the death of US rapper DMX, relatives, colleagues and fans paid tribute to the musician with a parade and a memorial service in New York. The ceremony in the Barclays Center event hall was broadcast live on the artist’s social media channels. display A red coffin stood on […]