Renchen's borough of Ulm zu Renchen is known mostly for its Ulmer Bier, a specialty beer brewed only at full moon.
MayorAs of February 2006, Renchen's mayor is Bernd Siefermann.
People, culture & architecture
Grimmelshausen PrizeThe Grimmelshausen Prize is a literary prize of €10,000 awarded in odd-number years on September 15, in turn, by Renchen or the city of Gelnhausen.
Economy and infrastructure
MediaIn Renchen the Offenburger Tageblatt publishes a daily local edition as "Acher-Rench-Zeitung" and the Stattzeitung für Südbaden is an alternative magazine offered in the area.
Famous peopleRenchen likes to call itself the city of Grimmelshausen, as the poet Hans Jakob Christoffel von Grimmelshausen, author of Der Abenteuerliche Simplicissimus Teutsch, served from 1667 until his death in 1676 as the Bishop of Strasbourg's executor in Renchen.
A new North American outlet for live-tooling producer Heimatec G.m.b.H. (Renchen, Germany) in suburban Chicago.(Company News in Brief)
Jul 15, 2010; A new North American outlet for live-tooling producer Heimatec G.m.b.H. (Renchen, Germany) in suburban Chicago. Heimatec...
Wipo Publishes Patent of Nie Qionglin, Liang Yang, Renchen Huang, Yao Zhang, Peng Wei, Xiaolong Ma, Alibaba Group Holding for "Online Payment Method and Device" (Chinese Inventors)
Nov 11, 2012; GENEVA, Nov. 11 -- Publication No. WO/2012/148773 was published on Nov. 1. Title of the invention: "ONLINE PAYMENT METHOD AND...