@ease is proud to be one of the candidates for this year's Oranje Fonds' Appeltje van Oranje awards. The theme of this year's Appeltje van Oranje is Mental Power. This means that this year the awards go to projects that help people who are facing mental health challenges. There are only three Appeltjes van Oranje to be awarded. The project that receives the most votes has a chance of winning a place in the finals. A panel of judges will ultimately choose the three winners. Th
By Rob van Well – Head of News at L1 A neighbourhood quarrel with a Syrian family in #Heerlen recently got completely out of hand recently. The videos the family published on social media were extreme. Local residents yelling at their front door and an incendiary bomb thrown into their garden. How sensational can it get? At first, we [1Limburg] decided not to publish about the matter. When we eventually did publish, we kept our articles limited and generalised. It soon became
Poets and prose artists hit the Eurogress stage in #Aachen on Saturday evening for the #NRWPoetrySlam2019.
Expertly hosted by Eric Jansen and Oscar Malinowski, the sold-out event kicked both blank verse and ballad butt. Twelve finalists took on the massive feat of one-upping each other with wicked wordsmithery and top-notch timing.
The audience was responsible for the judging of the performances, allocating marks out of ten for each epic composition.
Brilliant beat-boxing and
The second Meet the Start-Ups #EuregioMeuseRhine edition took place in #Heerlen last night.
Eager start-ups took to the #Brightlands stage to pitch their ideas and uniquely, hear immediate feedback, offers of professional assistance and most importantly, genuine encouragement from a skilled and willing audience.
#BISS Managing Director Bert Carl Schindler opened the evening which was co-hosted by #ACE, #Qeske and #DigitalHubAachen.
Having already held an event in #Aachen, #Li
The Digital DeConstruction study set up in #Heerlen has been granted a subsidy of five million euros from Interreg Europe. The basis of the project is to develop software that makes circular construction possible on a European scale.
The researchers are working on a digital system that makes it possible to design houses and buildings with materials released from the dismantling of renovation and demolition projects. By linking this system to "building-information-model-techni
Offering gourmet burgers to haute cuisine and everything in between, Parkstad Culinair 2019 kicked off this evening in #Heerlen.
Nine restaurants form the marquee of mouth-watering delights on Pancratiusplein under the watchful eye of Sint Pancratiuskerk.
All this for a good cause, part of the proceeds going to a research project “Voeding en Kanker” that Zuyderland Ziekenhuis will be working on for a four year period. The medical centre want to understand better the link betw
Just under four weeks after the first travellers used the new NS station in #Heerlen, Secretary of State Stientje van Veldhoven and #NederlandseSpoorwegen boss Roger van Boxtel officially opened the station in the Maankwartier on Saturday.
The opening was combined with the #CulturaNova theatre and culture festival that is being held in the city. Prior to the opening there was a violin concert, and during the day there are parades including the huge ballons of the French theat
The opening of the Buitenring Parkstad Limburg, a 26km long motorway running through #Beekdaelen, #Brunssum, #Landgraaf, #Kerkrade, and #Heerlen , took place in #Nuth last night with spectacular performances from various artists including Toneelgroep Maastricht.
Buitenring Parkstad Limburg has one clear goal: to ensure that the accessibility of and within the #Parkstad region greatly improves, ensuring a smooth connection between municipalities in the region as well as a reli
The #EuregioMeuseRhine will play host to thousands of visitors during the respective Open Monument Days across the region in the coming weeks.
Tag des offenen Denkmals (Day of the Open Monument) and Open Monumentendag (Open Monument Day) will be taking place across Germany and Belgium on the weekend of 7-8 September.
There will be several buildings open to the public in #Aachen and #Liège and in #Hasselt there is a special focus on the celebration of 75 years since liberation