Quantcast

Latest German folklore Stories

2014-10-24 23:01:10

MyWay Mobile Storage donated portable storage containers to the 2014 St.

2014-09-23 12:28:08

EastBanc, Jamestown and Partners to Celebrate Fall Tradition with Authentic Bavarian Fare, German Beer Hall with Alpine Musical Complement, Fun Zone and Weekend Promotions by its Portfolio of Georgetown

2013-10-03 23:31:14

Branches is excited to be the charity of choice for the Fritz & Franz Bierhaus’ 19th Annual Coral Gables Oktoberfest beginning October 3rd. Coral Gables,

2012-08-07 23:02:12

Author Gretta Parker is writing children's books about real bunnies that have come to live at her Sanctuary to bring awareness to the alarming number of rabbits dumped at shelters each year.

2008-11-19 17:46:01

Officials in Hamlin, Germany -- the city known as the setting of the Pied Piper legend -- said life is imitating myth as the town is being invaded by rats. Hamlin town spokesman Thomas Wahmes said a makeshift trash dump at the edge of town has become a real refuge for the vermin ahead of planned festivities for the 725th anniversary of the town's founding, The Daily Telegraph reported Wednesday. He said the trash heap is serving as a takeaway food center for the rats. The town's rat problem...


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.