Corona situation in Offenbach remains tense

NAfter the sharp increase in corona infections in Offenbach, the city has not yet given the all-clear. The “situation, which has become massively acute in a short period of time” has been overcome, said Mayor Felix Schwenke (SPD) on Sunday. “The situation is still much more tense than it was two weeks ago.” 14 new […]

Traffic experiment failed: disaster on the banks of the Main

Dhe closure of the northern Mainuferstraße in Frankfurt to car traffic was a tragedy from start to finish. Carelessly decided by a large majority of city councilors – only the AfD and the “Citizens for Frankfurt” were against it – insufficiently prepared and implemented with little ingenuity by the head of the transport department, Klaus […]

Why is Olaf Scholz announcing higher taxes?

SIf the SPD should win the next federal election, its chancellor candidate Olaf Scholz wants to tax top earners higher. He leaves open how much more “the rich” should pay. Likewise the question of who is rich at all. The Federal Finance Minister of the “Rheinische Post” just said literally: “In view of the many […]

Why is Olaf Scholz announcing higher taxes?

SIf the SPD should win the next federal election, its chancellor candidate Olaf Scholz wants to tax top earners higher. He leaves open how much more “the rich” should pay. Likewise the question of who is rich at all. The Federal Finance Minister of the “Rheinische Post” just said literally: “In view of the many […]

Corona virus in Offenbach: controls for the greater good

JEvery S-Bahn that stops at the Marktplatz stop in Offenbach lets the cash register ring. The train has barely stopped when Felix Schwenke rushes forward and fishes out the people who step onto the platform without proper mouth and nose protection. That costs 50 euros. Schwenke, Lord Mayor of the SPD, accompanies the city police […]

The federal and state governments have agreed on these new rules

When it comes to pandemic rules, Germany is in parts like a patchwork quilt. Now the country leaders, together with the Chancellor, made a new attempt to standardize the rules. That’s what came out of it. The attempt at a new unity turned into a tough struggle. A switching conference between Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) […]

Rising numbers of infections: Offenbach as a pioneer?

Control is better: In the S-Bahn station on Offenbacher Marktplatz Image: Lucas Bäuml Offenbach has invested a lot in information campaigns. Returnees were specifically addressed via imams, pastors and WhatsApp messages. Is that the reason why so many infections are now being registered? Als “dirty sister” of Frankfurt some call the neighboring Offenbach. After all, […]

New infection process: Corona hotspot Offenbach

Ahe Robert Koch Institute’s map currently has only one red mark: Offenbach. For the first time, Hessen leads the Germany statistics of new corona infections. But while only 15.5 new infections per 100,000 inhabitants were reported for the entire state on Friday, Offenbach exceeded the limit of 50 on that day. This means that the […]

Krefeld: Unknown people saw off 30 trees on the new bike path

Krefeld. Just before the official opening of a cycle path, strangers felled its accompanying trees. The police are investigating property damage Vocflboouf ibcfo tjdi jo Lsfgfme pggfocbs ýcfs fjofo ofvfo Sbexfh hfåshfsu- EFS wjfmmfjdiu hvu hfnfjou- BVT jisfs Tjdiu BCFs TFIs tdimfdiu hfnbdiu jtu / eft Foumboh Xfhft bn Ejfàfnfs Csvdi tåhufo tjf 41 gsjtdi […]

Friedrich Merz has started campaigning again

Friedrich Merz easily fills every ballroom in Germany. But the fact that an entire football stadium is needed for him on Monday evening does not have to do with his speaking skills, but with Corona. The candidate for the CDU federal chairmanship was invited once again to the Düsseldorf “Ständehaustreff” some time ago. The talk […]