Tagged: Oslo

English school causes concerns

An Oslo school’s plan to provide classes in English worries the Norwegian Language Society The Local Manglerud School in Oslo is the first state-run primary school in the nation to teach in English. In...

Two ways to rush through Oslo

You can see more than you think on a short trip to Norway’s capital—even while smelling the roses Emily C. Skaftun The Norwegian American With so much to see in a fascinating place like...

Norwegian diplomacy shines in OSLO

The original play at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater at Lincoln Center garners rave reviews Arlene & Thor A. Larsen Fishkill, N.Y. Playwright TJ Rodgers, via his friend, director Bartlett Sher, met in 2011...

Oslo the real capital

Step aside, Stockholm and Copenhagen, there’s a new king in the Nordics Justin Cremer The Local Copenhagen and Stockholm have long had a friendly rivalry over which city can rightfully lay claim to the...

Snowman in Oslo

Nesbø’s novel will be the first major international film shot in Norway’s capital The Local A big budget adaptation of Jo Nesbø’s crime novel Snowman is to become the first major international film to...

On top of Oslo: Ekebergparken’s sculptures delight

Tove Andersson Oslo, Norway Cyclists, hikers, tourists, and families with backpacks filled with hot drinks all love the sculpture park at Ekeberg, an area with heavy cultural and historical value in a geologically interesting...

July 22 Information Center open

Victims of terror attacks remembered in Oslo Tower Block M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway On July 22, 2011, Norway suffered two sequential lone-wolf domestic terrorist attacks against the government in Oslo and against a...