DW's Berlin columnists - all English-speakers who have lived in the German capital for many years - bring you an insider's perspective on cultural life in one of the world's most vibrant cities.
On this edition, two young men in Bochum are rescuing food that would otherwise be thrown away and distributing it to the needy. In Hamburg, people are again swimming in the Elbe River. A school in Berlin has shed its bad reputation and is now reporting suceesses. And In Brandenburg, a car fan is restoring old Citroëns.