Tagged: Drammen

Aass Brewery

Aass Brewery is Norway’s oldest

A long and hoppy history M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway At age 16 in 1852, Poul Lauritz Aass left the family farm near the bucolic hamlet of Skotselv in Buskerud County, bid farewell with...

Aass Brewery celebrates its 175th Anniversary

Aass Brewery, Norway’s oldest brewery, celebrates its 175th Anniversary this year. On Oct. 14, 450 guests, including King Harald V and Queen Sonja, marked the special event at a celebration in Drammen, Buskerud county. The Aass Brewery...

Soccer: Rosenborg wins to retain Norwegian league lead

Rade Prica scored in the 16th minute to give Rosenborg a 1-0 win at Strømgodset Sunday and a seven-point lead atop the Norwegian first-division standings, reports the Associated Press. Rosenborg could have won by...

Imam in Norway charged with the use of violence

  The police in Drammen have charged an imam from a local mosque of having used violence against children. He has allegedly hit children with a stick if they came late or failed to learn their...