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San Lawrenz is a semi finalist in two national competitions

San Lawrenz Local Council has been invited to attend the Award Presentation Ceremony as a semi finalist of the national competitions ‘Clean Localities Initiative Award’ and ‘Community Involvement Award’ Through the Parliamentary Secretariat responsible for Local Councils, the government has recently launched two competitions amongst the Local Councils. One is the ‘Clean Localities Initiative Award’ [...]
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Simone Mizzi is 6th Executive President of Din l-Art Helwa

Simone Mizzi was elected the new Executive President designate of Din l-Art Helwa at the 2011 Annual General Meeting of the organization, taking up the role following Petra Bianchi who moves to Mepa as Director of environmental protection. Simone Mizzi has served under five Executive Presidents of Din l-Art Helwa, including her own father, Judge [...]
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The Gozo SPCA are hoping for a loving home for Benjy

The Gozo SPCA picked up Benjy, this lovely little scruffy yorkshire terrier cross, from Xlendi. He had been running around the area for a couple of months, but because the rehoming centre was full he had not been able to be taken in. Benjy was given a bath yesterday, or, was it the other way [...]
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BOV enhances commitment towards the tourism sector

Bank of Valletta said it is enhancing its commitment towards the development of the tourism sector through the Interest Rate Subsidy Scheme. The Maltese Government, through Malta Enterprise is subsidizing the interest rates on bank business loans to restaurants and hotels for refurbishment and expansion projects. Bank of Valletta, through its EU and SME Desk [...]
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Government warns all Maltese to leave from Tripoli tonight

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued formal advice to those people who are still in Tripoli, to inform them that this evening two catarmarans are expected to cross over to Malta. The Ministry is urging them to use the service to return to Malta tonight. The families of those people are also encouraged to [...]
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Alternattiva Demokratika holds its Annual General Meeting

In its annual general meeting at Hotel Juliani St Julians, Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party elected a new executive, which, apart from confirming Michael Briguglio as Chairperson and Ralph Cassar as Secretary General, also includes a new Deputy Chairperson, Yvonne Arqueros Ebejer, among others. Addressing those present at the meeting, Michael Briguglio, AD Chairperson, [...]
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Football kits presented to Xghajra Tornadoes youth team

Kevin Meylaq, the manager of the Lantern Restaurant of Marsalforn, recently presented a set of football kits to the Xghajra Tornadoes, who are taking part in the MFA’s Youths Section D league. The team’s administrator Raymond Camilleri and secretary Simon Grixti were also at the presentation. Photo by Charles Spiteri shows from left Raymond Camilleri, [...]
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Power suspensions in San Lawrenz/Gharb and Xewkija

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in San Lawrenz/Gharb and Xewkija, Gozo, on Monday, the 28th of February, 2011, between the hours of 8.30am and 2.30pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: San Lawrenz/Gharb: Triq Albert W. Ketelby, Triq Portelli Frangisk, Triq Tumas Cassar, Triq Karmni [...]
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Catamarans arrive at Valletta’s Grand Harbour from Libya

Last night, the catamaran Maria Dolores entered the Valletta Grand Harbour from Tripoli. Officials from the Maltese Health Authorities and the Civil Protection were present on its arrival. The first to disembark were persons who needed medical attention. Orderly disembarkation of the rest of the passengers followed. Ten persons needed medical assistance on the spot, [...]
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