Category: FORSIDEN

BIEN avis den 11 juni

Årets BI / BIEN of the Year 2015

BIEN gave out its annual price and award for exceptional and dedicated efforts in promoting and servicing the Danish Community in America in the past year this weekend at Grundlovsfesten in Southern California. The title of BIEN of the Year was awarded

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The Ambassadors ride for the blind in Copenhagen

In cooperation with Dansk Blindesamfund (Danish Organization for the Blind), a large tandem bike ride of more than 100 tandem bikes was held in Copenhagen. All the bikes where donated to organizations supporting the blind afterwards. Among the participants were

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NY Times: Allan killed on the radio in Denmark

First the Danes killed Marius the Giraffe publicly. This time it was Allan, a six weeks old bunny who was killed with a bike cycle pump on the radio. The New York Times writes: "A radio station in Denmark argued

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BIEN 28th of May on its way to you

Scholarship for studying in Denmark

The Upper Midwest Rebild Scholarship Corporation is operated exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes which preserve and strengthen the Danish heritage of Minnesota and the Upper Midwest area. Applications are now accepted from U.S. citizens and permanent residents attending

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Tiger butik in New York

Tiger butikken or Flying Tiger Copenhagen as it will be called in the U.S.A. is opening its first store in America on Saturday May 16. The Flying Tiger Copenhagen will be on 920 Broadway in New York. Tiger is a Danish chain of stores

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Tivoli Fest in Elk Horn on May 23-24

Plan your trip to Elk Horn! The 35th annual Tivoli Fest in Elk Horn, Iowa will take place Memorial Day weekend, May 23-24, 2015. This year's theme is "Where Memories and Movies Are Made".  The celebration includes the annual Tivoli Fest parade, Tour

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Denmark’s Liberation May 5, 1945

Today, it is 70 years ago that Denmark was liberated from the German occupation. The day was celebrated yesterday at a ceremony at Mindelunden in Hellerup where H.M. The Queen participated and Premier Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt was speaking. Later in the

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City of Solvang’s 30th Birthday!

City of Solvang's 30th Birthday! The Danish city will be celebrating its' 30th year as a City  - May 1st. 1985 - May 1st 2015.  An aebleskiver breakfast honoring the birthday will be held in Solvang Park from 9am - 10:30am on Friday,

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