Twin Peaks: Now With Even More Surrealism

[THU JUN 29 2017; B8; ’Twin Peaks entistäkin surrealistisempana,’ Kalle Kinnunen]     * Kyle McLachlan returned to David Lynch’s groundbreaking series.   The offer to return to the role of FBI agent Dale Cooper came three years ago. Actor Kyle McLachlan got a mysterious call from Davi Lisää

EU Curtailing Google’s Dominance

[WED JUN 28 2017; A14; ’EU laittaa rajoja Googlen ylivallalle,’ STT]       Brussels. When looking for a new phone to buy, one tends to look for the cheapest option. After entering a few keywords, Google presents a good selection of online stores. In some EU countries, the first search Lisää

A Complacent Community

[WED 21 2017; B2-B3; ’Ylpeä yhdyskunta,’ Milka Valtanen]     * The Internet has revolutionized being a fan. * Now admirers and haters are able to reach the objects of their feelings easier than ever before.   The week following the release of the album Lemonade by RnB singer Beyoncé Lisää

Lodging Places for the Concert Weekend Running Low

[TUE JUN 20 2017; A8; ’Konserttiviikonlopun yöpaikat vähissä,’ Milka Valtanen]     Hämeenlinna, and its surroundings, have only a few vacant Airbnb places left.   In Hämeenlinna. the upcoming Guns N’ Roses concert has multiplied the demand for Airbnb lodging for the first weekend of Lisää

’Independent Nature’ Photography Exhibition at Häme Nature Centre

[THU JUN 15 2017; B3; ’Itsenäinen luonto -valokuvanäyttely Hämeen luontokeskuksessa’]     To celebrate the 100 years of independence of Finland, the Itsenäinen luonto (Independent Nature) photography exhibition is on display at Häme Nature Centre until June 29. Nature photographers Marko M Lisää

The Grave Is Now Open

[WED JUN 14 2017; B2-B3; ’Hauta auki,’ Sanna Heinonen]     * In 2013, the grave of a swordsman was found in Janakkala, creating a small sensation in the world of museums. * Now, archeologists from Stockholm are figuring out the diet of the 14th century man, studying the teeth and the piece Lisää

Marimba and Vibraphone Concert

[Hämeenlinnan Kaupunkiuutiset; SAT JUN 10; ’Musiikkia marimballa ja vibrafonilla’]     Percussionists Tiia Toivanen and Henri Sakki will be performing music played on a marimba and a vibraphone in the Hämeenlinna Church on June 18. The concert, titled Ruusupuu (Rose Tree), begins at 6 pm. Lisää

The Flying Leather Mitten Has a Bad Reputation

[THU JUN 8 2017; B12; ’Lentävä nahkarukkanen on maineensa vanki,’ Petri Ojanen]     Oh, the horror! A bat flying by is a terrifying sight for many. It is a shame, for bats are nifty creatures.     Bats have a very bad reputation. In Europe, ”the flying rat” has been, for no good Lisää

The Kylänomadi App Encourages Exploration

[TUE JUN 6 2017; B3; ’Kylänomadi-mobiilisovellus kutsuu kulkemaan’]     Wandering the countryside has become a whole different experience with the new mobile app. The Kylänomadi (Village Nomad) service specializes in Finnish village scenic routes. The first route available in the service Lisää

The Short Summer Night Is Dinner Time

[TUE JUN 6 2017; B2-B3; ’Ruoka-aikaa lyhyen kesäyön verran,’ Tuovi Mäkipere] * The cold is good for fasting because of not feeling thirsty all the time. * This is the second Ramadan in Finland for Hassan El Ammari, who lives in Hämeenlinna. When you spend a month feeling hungry, you end up Lisää