School laboratory “Neanderlab” makes STEM experiences in the textile factory

Bocholt (fiber optic). This year, the German-Dutch school laboratory “Neanderlab” is visiting the LWL industrial museum for the third time: In the textile factory in Bocholt, 80 students are experimenting with color from Wednesday to Friday (15th to 17.1th January). The campaign is part of the “MINT-Lab at castles / in castles” project for funding in the subjects of mathematics, computer science, natural sciences and technology […]

Around and after Christmas it gets tight in the shelter

By BIANCA MÜMKEN The Bocholt animal shelter is currently urgently looking for new homes for its protégés. That is not always easy. Either a four-legged friend is too big, too small, too old, too spirited or, due to its special behavior, too difficult to convey. So does boxer hybrid Jack. The male was admitted to the shelter in 2018 and was [...]

Puppet shows begin with "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"

Bocholt (PID). To kick off this year's puppet show, the Lille Kartofler puppet theater will be performing on Sunday, January 26, 2020 in the Alte Molkerei, Werther Straße 16, in Bocholt. Puppeteer Matthias Kuchta shows the play "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" for children aged four and over at 11:00 and 15:00. At the start of this year's puppet show […]

Express bus connection between Bocholt and Bad Bentheim planned

Borken district. As part of its decision on the “3. Local transport plan ”on February 21.02.2019, XNUMX gave the Borkener district council the green light for the design of an express bus connection with the name“ Cotton Express ”on the Bocholt-Vreden-Gronau-Bad Bentheim route. In the meantime, the district of Borken, together with the specialists from the SPNV Münsterland-Fachgebiet Bus (ZVM Bus) and the Regionalverkehr Münsterland GmbH (RVM) […]

Fewer unemployed: District Administrator draws positive annual balance for job centers

The year 2019 in the area of ​​the “job center in the district of Borken” was characterized by a mostly seasonal course. The very positive development of 2018 continued in a more moderate form. The number of cases has decreased continuously since the spring and only rose minimally at the end of the year. On average, 7.334 so-called benefit groups received benefits […]

Burglars pry open door

Bocholt (ots) - In the night of Thursday, unknown people violently invaded office space in downtown Bocholt. The perpetrators had pried open a door to get into the building on Dinxperloer Strasse near the confluence with the North Wall. At first it was not clear whether the perpetrators had stolen anything. The Detective Commissioner in Bocholt requests information […]

Rose Bikes apprentices receive top honors

The trainees at Rose Bikes are among the best of the best: five graduates of the Bocholt company completed their training with excellent results. Some of them have already been honored by the IHK Nord Westfalen and the Chamber of Crafts in Münster for the very good final results. Linus Hartung (21 years from Bocholt), Klara te Laar (23 […]

CITY PARTY in new colors and capitalized

To ensure that the work of the CITY PARTY keeps its place in public in times of great change and is further strengthened, it has given itself a new visual appearance (corporate design). The new appearance was developed by a working group of the STADTPARTEI in cooperation with skeon digital GmbH based in Bocholt. The main goal was to […]

Pedelec lock withstands attempts to break open

Bocholt (ots) - An unknown perpetrator failed on Tuesday in Bocholt at the castle of a high-quality pedelec. The black-painted two-wheeler had been on a bicycle stand in front of a business building on Ludwig-Erhard-Strasse between 16.00 p.m. and 18.00 p.m. The owner had secured it with a ring lock and an additional chain. Who observed that […]