Sweden Today:
 Daylight Saving Time in Sweden / State official's expenses under investigation / Sweden lowers estimate of incoming refugees / Pope Francis to visit Sweden / High hopes for the Game of Thrones filming location on Gotland  

Ronninge Show Chorus brings down the house
 In a picture perfect evening, the Swedish Sweet Adeline singers win big - again. 
Luxury and sustainability in fashion
Innovative design starts with fashion research at Stockholm University. 
Tightened rules on young refugees cause protest  (National) Thousands of unaccompanied minor refugees who have lived in Sweden for several years,... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Water shortages to change Swedish lifestyle  (Environment) It’s not just third world countries that face a lack of drinking water.... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Fake Facebook pages cheats thousands on Swedish Games  (Social Media) A fake Facebook page disguised to resemble Svenska Spel (Swedish gaming such... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »

Mister(s) Entertainment
 Theater and Dance: The sellout show 'From Sammy with Love' comes to New York for one night only. 
Beware of the angry moose
Moose hunting season in Sweden and this moose simply decided enough is enough ... 
Support for former extremists  (National) The city of Lund is implementing a program which helps individuals who have... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Local politicians susceptible to threats  (National) The Association of Local Authorities and Regions (Sveriges Kommuner och Landsting, SKL) reports... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Stream of new refugees  (National) Prime Minister Stefan Löfven announces that Sweden must be prepared for a new... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Swedish scientist may help solve American case   (Crime) Kirsty Spalding, a scientist at Karolinska Institute, believes she can help solve the... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Swedish music industry grows  (Entertainment) A new report from the Music Association of Sweden shows that the music... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Nobel Prize in Literature to Bob Dylan  (World) The last of the Nobel Awards was announced on Oct. 13 — the... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
EU tightens rule for glögg  (National) New EU rules have dictated that mulled wine can only contain flavored ingredients... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Clown terror comes to Sweden  (National) Reports coming from several parts of Sweden reveal that clown terror has hit... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Sweden Today:
Sweden the target of weekly IT attacks / High speed trains are the future / Message in a bottle / Swedish soldiers exposed to suicide bomber / The Swedish King slips a disc. 

Swedish films leave a lasting impression
 Toronto Film Festival wrapped up its 41st annual event in September. 
As seen through a prism / Ruby Gala
Works by Chicago artist Stuart Allen Carlson are now on exhibit at the Swedish American Museum. 

Faeboland revives pasture culture's folk music
 A fascinating piece of Swedish history comes alive again in the music of Sara Parkman and Samantha Ohlanders. 
Debates rage again in Parliament  (National) No sooner had Sunday night’s stormy television debate ended and party leaders met... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Ericsson's earnings in free fall  (Business) Stock market reports on Oct. 12 show that Ericsson’s shares have dropped 16... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Youth unemployment down  (National) Youth unemployment is the lowest in eight years, according to new statistics released... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Refugees' poor hearing is new problem  (National) According to a survey taken in Värmland, nearly 40 percent of refugees tested... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »

Immigrant Footprints
 We knew that a small group of Swedish immigrants from Kisa had arrived at this place in 1845 and staked out their homesteads on virgin land. 
Ericsson lays off 3000  (National) While explaining that 3,000 layoffs does not mean 'total closure,' CEO Jan Frykhammar... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
New Sweden Centre VP receives award
Aleasa Hogate, vice president of the Wilmington, Delaware New Sweden Centre, receives Leadership in History Award of Merit. 
Mona Johnsson Scholarships 2016
SWEA New York awards one or several scholarships every year - application deadline for 2016 is December 16. 

A Man Called Ove
 The movie based on Fredrik Backman's best-selling novel of the same name, Sweden’s official selection for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, opens on September 30 at theaters in Chicago, Minneapolis, Seattle, LA and NY, then others. 
Tax incentives motivate repair work  In the country that's already considered the most sustainable in the world, Sweden's Social... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
Search for anything Nordic or Swedish with new apps
Nordstjernan releases new apps to facilitate the search for Nordic suppliers, products and services or events in the United States. 
Need something Swedish?
New apps by Nordstjernan allow you to find anything anywhere in the U.S. 
The 'goodest' nation in the world  Sweden is the country that makes the greatest contribution to humanity, according to the... READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT NORDSTJERNAN »
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