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The atlantis rolled through the entire county starting in august 2004

the atlantis rolled through the entire county starting in august 2004

Bernhard panzer the family swimming pool got its own advertising carrier in august 2004. The atlantis wave swept through the entire county on a new liner bus from the company vogel. The bus will be used primarily on the baiersdorf-mohrendorf-herzogenaurach-erlangen route and in some cases as far as geiselwind or schlusselfeld, explained bus operator werner vogel at the commissioning ceremony.

The "frankens happy family bath" logo emblazoned on a 49-seater MAN brand that cost a hefty 180000 euros. The last time a bus from the then schacher company was on the road advertising the leisure pool was about ten years ago, it was said at the local meeting.

Bader boss wolfgang schneider explained at the time: "for us, the use in the erlangen city area is particularly interesting". Because on the route one could address many potential bath guests.

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Why there will be no new building area in marktrodach after all

Why there will be no new building area in marktrodach after all

The result of a noise protection survey puts a spanner in the works for building applicants in marktrodach. The designation of the brownfield site in the former quarry area in kleinvichtach as building land is therefore off the table for the time being. Around 20 prospective home builders now have to embark on a new search to fulfill their dream of owning their own home.

As mayor norbert grabner explained, there was a lively demand for construction in his community. It was only in the recent past that the buhl III and IV areas were designated as building areas, developed and built on.

Industrial wasteland eliminated

The market is now planning to convert the former quarry land in marktrodach to residential use. A total of 20 building sites should be created there. The owner of the land wanted to invest the proceeds in a multi-family house that was also to be built on the site.

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Shocking allegations of abuse in catholic us church

shocking allegations of abuse in catholic us church

Sexual abuse up to and including rape and deliberate cover-ups: more than 300 catholic priests in the u.S. State of pennsylvania are alleged to have abused thousands of children over the past 70 years.

"Although the list of priests is long – we don’t think we got them all," said pennsylvania attorney general josh shapiro. The accusations cover six of the eight dioceses in pennsylvania.

Shapiro, who presented the results of the investigation so far in a nearly 900-page report on tuesday, assumes thousands of victims. He believes that many of them had not dared to report the abuse. About 1000 have been identified. "Priests raped little boys and girls, and the men of god who were responsible for them not only did nothing – they hid everything," the report says. "The church protected its institutions – no matter the cost."

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Factory fire in rouen: no hazardous substances released

Factory fire in rouen: no hazardous substances released

The samples taken give no cause for concern, as prefect pierre-andre durand said at a press conference on friday morning. There were no casualties in the fire. The cause of the fire initially remained unclear. Schools and daycare centers in the region closed on friday. The facilities are scheduled to reopen on monday after basic cleaning. The prefecture asked the public to clean rubbish-contaminated surfaces with water only.

The fire was completely extinguished on thursday evening, according to the authorities. A gigantic smoke column had previously risen from the chemical plant. French media reported huge flames and explosions at the factory of the lubrizol company, which manufactures additives for oils.

According to the authorities, the factory in normandy belongs to the so-called seveso category of hazardous sites that are subject to special monitoring. In 1976, a devastating chemical accident occurred in the italian town of seveso near milan.

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Burglars steal computer and cell phone in kurnach

Burglars steal computer and cell phone in kurnach

According to the police, a resident of a duplex in kurnach in the strabe am stutz on friday apparently interrupted thieves in their execution of the crime. The owner of the apartment had got up shortly before 05:30 a.M. And went to the first floor of the house. When the 35-year-old entered the living room, he noticed the open terrace door. When he went to check on things, he noticed a dark van or station wagon that had just been started near the house and drove away.

It was only afterwards that the man discovered that unknown persons had apparently been in the first floor of the house. The burglars were apparently looking for valuables. Among other things, a cell phone and a laptop computer fell into their hands. All in all, they love to take away loot worth several hundred euros. Despite an immediately initiated manhunt is missing from the perpetrators so far any trace.

The criminal investigation officer is also hoping for information from the public. Residents who saw a suspicious vehicle or persons in the strabe am stutz on friday morning are asked to contact tel. 0931/457-1732 to report. Pole

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Un: “deadly decade” for children in crisis areas

Un: 'deadly decade' for children in crisis areas

In the past decade, documented acts of violence against children in crisis areas have nearly tripled, according to a report by unicef, the u.N. Children’s agency. A "deadly decade" for children is coming to an end, unicef announced monday night.

Since 2010, a total of 170.000 serious abuses of children in crisis areas have been proven – an average of 45 per day. This includes, for example, killings, muzzling, sexual violence, kidnappings or attacks on schools or hospitals.

In 2018, the united nations reported 24.000 such acts – almost three times as many as in 2010, partly because more is being done to record and verify them. "Conflicts around the world last longer, unleash more bloodshed and cost more young lives," said unicef chief henrietta fore. Children in syria, the congo and yemen, among other places, are currently in a particularly bad situation. Children’s charity calls for better protection of children in crisis zones worldwide.

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Singing is simply fun

The "true friendship" choral society kulmbach-leuchau is able to maintain its singing operations despite a drop in the number of active members. Chairman roswitha schneider was pleased about this at the annual general meeting in the club’s pub "hubertushohe".

Balanced voices

"The atmosphere is very balanced and harmonious, and everyone always does their best to ensure that this continues to be the case" , praised choir director carmen wich. She also expressed confidence "that this can continue for quite a long time".
Secretary adele magin recalled all dates and events of the past year, and the list was quite impressive. With well over 20 appointments we were quite busy. Among other things, there were birthday parties, song and honorary evenings, as well as song contributions at the kerwa and in church services. The benefit concert for the opening of the new kindergarten in the mangersreuth church was of course supported by the club with pleasure.
Financially, the singing club also has nothing to worry about. This was stated by the head treasurer hannelore wich in her detailed report.
In the end, everyone agreed: it will definitely continue as long as this is somehow possible. The singers don’t want to be deprived of the pleasure of singing.
Singing hour is by the way every wednesday at 20 o’clock in the "hubertushohe", guests are always welcome.

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Grune does not want a shopping center at etwashauser station

Grune does not want a shopping center at etwashauser station

The kitzinger grunen are in favor of an urban redevelopment of the railroad station land in sthashausen, using the ecological potential of the flat area. The chairwoman of the city council faction andrea schmidt would like to see citizen participation before a development plan procedure is initiated. This is what the party writes in a press release.

The greens argue: "instead of further massive building and flat sealing, the land should be used in the form of a green corridor with recreational areas. A reforestation or green area would be a great gain in the quality of stay for the residential area of sthashausen. Especially in midsummer temperatures, trees provide a noticeable cooling effect."

Keep planning authority in city hands

Due to the coarseness of the area, there is also the possibility of realizing residential buildings on a part of it. Schmidt: "I don’t understand why the city once again wants to give planning authority out of its hands and almost unthinkingly follow the plans of an investor for whom there are no weighty arguments."

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300 New employees on site

300 New employees on site

Baur was able to increase the number of employees in upper franconia once again last year. 4,300 people now work for the company, which includes twelve companies and brands. This is 300 more than in 2010, the year in which remarkable growth was achieved. At that time, baur grew from 3200 to 4000 employees in the region. A total of 4600 employees are now working for baur worldwide.
"This year, our main task is to defend the ground we have gained and to prepare ourselves strategically for the coming years. We’re doing pretty well at the moment, too", said chairman of the board marc opelt.
The major issues of the past year, such as the euro crisis and the boom in china, had had comparatively little impact on the company’s business. Until august, the business climate in the retail sector had been quite good. After that, things had cooled off, also due to the capricious weather conditions. Growth only took place on the internet, with double-digit growth again in the christmas business.
In contrast to other competitors, the company has been able to hold its own on the market. In fiscal year 2010/11, baur generated sales of 609 million euros. This year, opelt expects a result at a similar level. "Our business year ends only at the end of february."
Opelt also addressed the future of baur-kauelt in altenkunstadt. At present, "very different options for action" are being considered, to prevent a further outflow of earnings. A decision on this will be made by the middle of the year. In 2011, altenkunstadt had consistently focused on the women’s clothing sector.
Hans-otto schrader, chairman of the executive board of the otto group, only briefly touched on the group’s economic performance in his speech "we achieved double-digit growth last year. The current business year will be much more difficult." This was also due to the many turbulences that occurred in 2011. "We have to be prepared for these turbulences. They also arise from the extreme complexity of our interconnected world."
The guest speaker was the bavarian minister of economic affairs, martin zeil (FDP), who referred to the good economic conditions in the state and emphasized the low unemployment rate of four percent in upper franconia. "With 4.8 million employees, we have more people on social security than ever before in bavaria." The situation in industry and the skilled trades, with well-filled order books, gives hope that 2012 will be similar to 2011 despite more difficult conditions, also in the region. "Baur is a company that sets standards with its outstanding business development."
The bamberger mozartsolisten under the direction of harald strauss-orlovsky provided the musical backdrop.

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Blow for evonik owners: borsengang falls flat

Blow for evonik owners: borsengang falls flat

This was decided on monday by the board of trustees of the main owner, the RAG foundation (74.99 percent of the shares), in agreement with the minority owner, CVC capital partners. Investors had demanded discounts of 25 percent or more because of the uncertain situation in the euro zone, foundation head wilhelm bonse-geuking told the dpa news agency. "A quarter of the value – that was not in it."

The RAG foundation wants to wait at least a year and a half before making a new start on the borsengang. "Before autumn next year – september, october 2013 – there is no thought of a borsengang," bonse-geuking told the "financial times deutschland" (tuesday edition). The prerequisite, however, is that the confidence of investors in the euro zone has returned.

The evonik owners and the banks had spoken with up to 2,000 investors. In the past week, 60 major investors had been approached in a concentrated effort – but the proceeds had simply not been enough. "It would have been a bargain price, but the price was just too low for us," said bonse-geuking.