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Sorry, I have to cancel the meeting on August 3rd due to ill health. The next meeting is scheduled for September 14th.   If you have a question on breastfeeding, you can email me on…
2 posts, 21:10 hrs
Hi there!    I've been searching on the web, but unfortunately haven't found the answer to my question yet. I hope someone can help me!    I've been working in Germany for one year now, but have…
15 posts, 20:46 hrs
Unertl and the Inn Sunday 2 August 2015 Meetup: Sunday, 9.50 a.m. on platform 9 of Munich Hauptbahnhof   Bring: sunscreen, sunglasses, water, raingear, money, bike (with both brakes working, gears…
24 posts, 20:41 hrs
Wilder Kaiser - Sunday, August 2 Hauptbahnhof Platform 5-10 at 07.25am   01) Eva 02) nomis (walking down or cable car down are both OK by me) 03) msanaj (I don't mind walking down, but cable car is…
170 posts, 16:48 hrs
Hi Everyone,   looking for a running partner/partners for regular running, maybe two-three times per week. Normally I run about 10 km on Sundays. I can do it in an hour and hopefully soon close to 50…
2,348 posts, 14:45 hrs
NEXT BADMINTON TUESDAY 04.08.2015 19:30-21:30 The closing time for reservations is the Sunday Midnight. Booking: Please sign up below. Please note that all names down at the deadline are committed…
12 posts, 11:20 hrs
And I've got confirmation -- fees are 5 euros for spectators, that is, folks who aren't competing or musicking.   It is entirely fine to just show up without contributing a chili or a cookie or…
116 posts, 23:01 yesterday
Yoohoo, Miss Alicia!     I have sent you a PM with the payment request.   While we are at it: I don't have a cell phone number for everybody. If I have to contact you in a hurry that's still the…
6 posts, 20:03 yesterday
We live in Obersendling too, my girl is 7 though but my neighbours (some English speaking) have much younger kids and they're always playing together. PM for details if you are interested.
3 posts, 17:39 yesterday
I'm there already. In the middle on the long type tables. Follow directions as above.  This looks like it's one of the nicer beergardens. As it's not cramped like some. And is getting the sunshine.
2 posts, 07:29 yesterday
Hi there,    I am looking for people who would meet up regularly for the purpose of writing their book. For a long time I have my storyline, I just cannot bring myself to sit down regularly and write…
508 posts, 07:21 yesterday
Next Cocktail Night Tuesday, Aug 4th at 19:00 at Oliveto!   Last time at Ole Madrid, I spoke to some of you about the neighbouring restaurant Oliveto. They look to have a really pretty outdoor…
51 posts, 30 July
I am sorry to say that I will not be able to come for the August one, I will be on vacation. However... I am coming for the September 15th ;D   To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee Tuesday, August 25,…
9 posts, 30 July
Tuesday, 4th August 2015 at 7 p.m.   KOI Restaurant Wittelsbacherplatz 1 80333 Munich Phone +49 (0)89 - 890 819 26   I would try the Tapas or Izakaya   Sign-up list:     1. pretty.polly 2. kreanu
3 posts, 30 July
Come to Haar August 8th and 9th to cheer on the Disciples against the Solingen Alligators.    Find this advertisement in Hallo München, and bring it to the ballpark for free admission.      
20 posts, 30 July
Hi guys I am looking for participants for a user study, We are looking for international participants for face-to-face interviews (duration 60-90min) testing a mobile news app. Participants receive…
60 posts, 30 July
A playgroup for English-speaking parents and young kids. All are welcome!  Please note: The playgroup takes place every Friday from 10:00-12:00 noon.  On sunny days, we will be in the garden at the…
33 posts, 30 July
Thank you, fingers faster than brain here. €280 (8x€35), and the tent is worth every cent. I got great service there last year, good food, full glasses, you name it, they have it.
40 posts, 30 July
Hello! Did you take Jelena Jovanoic classes? If yes, how was it?   Thank you all for adivising about Elke Benter.  She´s still there, I can maybe look where she is taking classes and ask for updating…
1 posts, 30 July
There's a place available at kinderhaus-laterne.d... at Balanstr. 136, 81539 München.   We've had a good time there, teachers speak English, French and German. They work 7am-6pm, price is about 460…
1 posts, 29 July
You plan to buy property in Germany? If so, do you want to ... know how to manage the whole process buying in Germany? ... understand how to get a mortgage? ... learn where to get professional…
41 posts, 29 July
Hi Jess, we are a German family just relocated from Hong Kong and we are looking for a babysitter to look after our two daughters and play with them in English. We are located in Laim - would that…
30 posts, 29 July
Hello,    we are a German family just relocated from Hong Kong and are looking for a native speaking babysitter for our two daughters, 4 and 6 years old. Your help is required twice a week in the…
108 posts, 29 July
So, a few of us got together, and decided to get this Netball meet up off the ground. So we have created a group on facebook:   facebook.com/groups/1001...   Please join the facebook group to…
27 posts, 29 July
Such great beer there. Really really good stuff. But tooo loud for more than three people, as it turns out.   That took care of all my notes too, and I've shared my Alaska planning accordingly.  …
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The Local Germany
July asylum applications hit 'all-time record'

July asylum applications hit 'all-time record'

More people applied for asylum in Germany in July than in any previous month on record, the Ministry for Immigration and Refugees announced on Friday.

The 1,000s of Germans massacred after WWII

The 1,000s of Germans massacred after WWII

Seventy years ago on Friday, a munitions depot exploded in the Czechoslovakian town of Ústí nad Labem. For the thousands of Sudeten Germans who lived in the town, the event was a death sentence.

Minister seeks to rid laws of 'Nazi language'

Minister seeks to rid laws of 'Nazi language'

Germany has made great efforts to purge legal system of remnants of Adolf Hitler's regime, but some laws still bear traces of the Nazi past. The Justice Minister wants to change this.

Newborn baby found in Munich airport toilets

Newborn baby found in Munich airport toilets

A newborn baby was found in a toilet in Munich airport on Thursday. Police so far have no clue as to who or where the mother is.

Treason investigation of Netzpolitik halted

Treason investigation of Netzpolitik halted

Update: Federal prosecutors announced on Friday they are suspending investigations of treason against 'digital rights' website Netzpolitik for 'the greater good' of upholding freedom of the press.

Brit arrested in Munich for meth smuggling

Brit arrested in Munich for meth smuggling

A 50-year-old British woman is being held in custody in Munich on suspicion of attempting to smuggle two kilos of crystal meth out of Munich airport disguised as sweets.