FEATURED

How American are U.S. Vehicles?

May 15, 2017 Alexa 0

The three most popular vehicles in the U.S. are pickup trucks made by Ford, Chrysler and General Motors. “America first,” you might think. But these three models are on average only 55 percent American. That […]

PEOPLE

A Great Honor for Hans W. Eberhard

May 15, 2017 Alexa 0

On Friday, March 10, 2017, Consul General of Germany, Hans-Jörg Neumann, hosted a small ceremony at the Consulate General for Hans W. Eberhard who was presented with a Commendation from the County of Los Angeles […]

CULTURE

Composer Hans Zimmer on World Tour

May 15, 2017 Alexa 0

German film composer Hans Zimmer is on a major world tour with over 70 musicians including Lebo M, the voice from “The Lion King” score, and guitarists Johnny Marr and Mike Einziger. Visit DW’s website […]

EVENTS

DC: Historic Zoar Village Traveling Exhibit

May 15, 2017 Alexa 0

On loan from the Historic Zoar Village, this exhibit commemorates the 200th anniversary of Historic Zoar Village, Ohio, and shares the story of how German immigrants created one of America’s most successful communal settlements. In […]

EVENTS

IL: GACS Maifest at the Lindenhof

May 1, 2017 Alexa 0

Join the Peoria German American Society at their annual Maifest celebration! A variety of vocal, instrumental and dance entertainment will be presented including dancing around the Maibaum (May Pole). There will be children’s activities, a […]