Author Archives: R. Hanninen

Is Helsinki the world’s coolest city?

https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/helsinki-coolest-city-finland/index.html (CNN) — When it snows, the flakes come at you like shards of ice. There’s a biting wind that freezes your ears off. Daylight lasts only a few hours.And no one talks much. Helsinki in the middle of winter … Continue reading

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Finland’s ‘free cash’ experiment

Finland’s ‘free cash’ trial fails to boost employment But scheme did leave participants happier and healthier “Europe’s first national government-backed experiment in giving citizens free cash failed to encourage its participants to work more as organizers had hoped – but … Continue reading

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Kesajuhla 2019

CELEBRATE SUMMER 2019  AT SAIMA PARK! Sunday, June 23, 10:00-3:00. KESAJUHLA! Chicken barbecue, hot dogs, berry sundaes, chess tournament, games, art, entertainment, Raivaaja Bookstore! www.saima-park.org

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RAIVAAJA KYMMENEN VUOTTA (1915) is Now in Digital Format

The book RAIVAAJA KYMMENEN VUOTTA has been digitized by Raivaaja Foundation. The book was originally printed by the Publishing Company in January 1915 to mark the 10th year since the beginning of the “crazy enterprise”.  A few pages of the … Continue reading

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