Theft from van

Bocholt (ots) - Unknown people stole numerous tools from a van in Bocholt. The vehicle was parked in a parking lot on Am Marienplatz, where the act took place between 18:00 p.m. on Wednesday and 07:00 a.m. on Thursday. The perpetrators captured an angle grinder, a silicone gun and a blower with three batteries and the [...]

Embezzlement indicated

Bocholt (ots) - On Tuesday noon, a 68-year-old woman from Bocholt paid for her purchase in a clothing store on Neutorplatz around 13.25:13.35 p.m. According to her own account, she forgot her wallet at the cash register. After noticing the loss a short time later, she went back to the checkout area and found around XNUMX:XNUMX p.m. that an unknown person

Burglars steal safe

Bocholt (ots) - From Thursday, 12:10 p.m. to Friday, 06:30 a.m., strangers stole a wall-mounted safe from the freely accessible entrance area of ​​the commercial area of ​​a senior citizens' home on Dürerstraße. The police are looking for witnesses. Please send information to the Kripo in Bocholt (02871) 2990.

Limited advice to the finance department

Bocholt (PID). Due to a database change, the Finance Department of the City of Bocholt can only advise visitors to a very limited extent from Thursday, October 15, 2020 to Wednesday, October 21, 2020. For example, information on reminders, tax matters or ongoing payment agreements is not possible. These restrictions also apply to telephone inquiries during this time.

Little Dutch wholesale comes to Bocholt

The Dutch company Little Dutch and Schmatzepuffer from Bocholt have a close business relationship. In autumn 2017, exactly three years ago, the collaboration began through a rather chance encounter at a toy fair in Cologne. Schmatzepuffer, managed by Nadine and Frank Tenbrock, was still known for personalized textiles back then. But the beautiful wooden toys had [...]

World Children's Day 2020: Banners and children's artworks presented

Bocholt (PID). On Thursday, October 8, 2020, the organizing community of Bocholt's World Children's Day presented the results of this year's World Children's Day campaign in the auditorium of the St. Josef Gymnasium. On display were 10 children's rights banners as well as works of art that the children had submitted as part of the painting competition. Three pictures were drawn from all submissions, which were chosen by Mayor [...]

Bocholt is not playing this year

The “Bocholt plays!” Campaign by the youth and social work association in cooperation with the youth, family, school and sport department does not take place this year. "Due to the corona, the planned ninth game day in Bocholt on November 22nd in the St. Bernhard School unfortunately cannot take place for everyone's safety," said Lina Szymkowiak from the organizing club. The remaining […]

With a speed of 110 through the 50 zone

Borken district (ots) - It's getting dark earlier again, the weather is getting worse, it's raining and harvesting work is in full swing in our region. Even with the greatest efforts of farmers, the roads can briefly become “slides”. In the past week, about one in eight of the drivers measured drove too fast. A total of 1014 female drivers exceeded [...]

Refurbish old buildings - with a municipal grant

Bocholt (PID). Bocholt owners of old buildings can get municipal grants for the renovation of their property through the funding program "Old Building Optimal". The city administration draws attention to this. Good for the climate and value retention “In Bocholt, people don't just talk, they also do something,” says Bocholt's environmental officer Angela Theurich. Homeowners are committed to improving the thermal insulation of their homes. [...]

4.755 kilos of used clothing for a good cause

The Red Cross in the Borken district took part in the second Red Cross days of action in Westphalia-Lippe to donate clothing. Many of the donors responded to the call for “socks for social affairs”. "4.755 kilos of used, well-preserved clothing have been donated to us by a total of 408 fellow citizens for a good cause," said Beatrix Grohn [...]

24-year-old Bocholter dies in an accident in Barlo

There was a serious traffic accident on the Barloer Ringstrasse (K3) on Thursday, October 08.10.2020th, 19 at 36:24 p.m. A 120-year-old car driver drove the Barloer Ringstrasse in the direction of Vardingholter Strasse. About XNUMX meters east of Helenastrasse, the Bocholter crashed his car into a street tree. The car caught fire and was completely destroyed. The fire department […]