Tagged: Chicago

The Draken wows Chicago crowds

Not since 1893 has Chicago seen the like Nancy Andersen Chicago The expectant crowd at Navy Pier for Tall Ships Chicago on July 27, 2016, was not disappointed when the Parade of Sail featured...

Visit from Norway

Friends of the Viking ship in Chicago receive a visit with a special family connection The Gokstad replica ship christened “Viking” that sailed from Norway to Chicago for the 1893 Columbian Exposition had an...

THINK releases U.S. EV-ready index

On Jan. 28, pioneering electric vehicle company THINK released its first U.S. EV-Ready Cities Index. The top four cities included first-ranked Los Angeles and second-ranked San Francisco with Chicago and New York tied for...

Three Chicago top prizes for Norwegian kidpics

Norwegian films collected three first prizes at the 26th Chicago International Children’s Film Festival – North America’s largest showcase for kidpics, screening 250 films to audiences exceeding 25,000 – which ended on Nov. 1,...

Norwegian films at CICFF in Chicago

The 26th annual Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (CICFF), taking place October 22- November 1, 2009, is the largest festival of films for children in North America and features over 200 animated and live...

Two nations – One Goal

“People want tools that help them act against global warming,” said Adam Markham of Clean Air-Cool Planet at recent climate seminars co-hosted by the Norwegian Embassy, in Chicago, Ilinois, and Racine, Wisconsin. The conferences,...