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3 dead Pharoah Hounds recovered from sea at Marsalforn

Earlier this morning, the Operations’ Centre of the Armed Forces of Malta at Luqa Barracks was informed by the Victoria Police in Gozo that in the precincts of ‘Tax-Xwejni’, under the Tal-Gordan lighthouse area there were three tied up dogs floating on the sea’s surface. The AFM Maritime Squadron’s Bremse-class patrol boat P-32, which has [...]
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‘Unheard Melodies’ from the Gozo Creative Theatre Club

In collaboration with the Victoria International Arts Festival 2011, the Gozo Creative Theatre Club will be presenting ‘Unheard Melodies’ by Norman Beim. This short play is based on the relationship between Bernard Shaw and his wife, the story of a marriage with a rather strange arrangement. The Gozo Creative Theatre Club is an established drama [...]
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Special Olympics team selected for World Summer Games

38 athletes in six sport disciplines will represent Malta at the 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games to be held in Athens, Greece between June 25 and July 4. The Special Olympics Malta athletes will compete for gold in the fields of athletics, aquatics, gymnastics, bowling, bocce, and football. The Games represent the highest level [...]
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Environmental Health warning on various pine nuts brands

During the past months the Health Inspectorate has investigated several complaints from the public regarding a metallic after taste (also known as ‘pine mouth syndrome’) following consumption of different brands of pine nuts. Whilst it is understood that local traders must comply with regulations, this problem is not easily detected since it does not effect [...]
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Agricultural producer prices for first quarter up 11.8%

The producer price index for agricultural products increased by 11.8 per cent, from 107.05 points in the first quarter of 2010 to 119.66 points in the corresponding quarter this year. An increase of 32.6 per cent was registered in the fresh vegetables price index, resulting from a general decrease in the supply of fresh vegetables. [...]
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John Paul II’s Film Gala Premiere in Gozo is postponed

The Teatru tal-Opra Aurora in Victoria has said that the Gala Premiere of the film John Paul II, ìI kept looking for you…’ has been postponed, due to unforeseen circumstances, to October 20th, 2011 at 8pm. The premiere screening, under the distinguished patronage of H.E. the President of Malta, was scheduled for next Friday, but [...]
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The 14th of June 2011 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks June 14th 2011 edition of The Maltese Herald Gozo section is now available for download by clicking here Previous editions are also available by clicking on this link. The stories covered in this weeks issue are: 1. All Prayer Groups in Gozo gathered at Our Lady of Graces Sanctuary in Victoria on Wednesday [...]
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‘Borne Expressions’ – A solo exhibition by Victor Agius

Opus64 Galerie is currently featuring a solo exhibition by Victor Agius. This exhibition is entitled ‘Borne Expressions,’ a title that encapsulates all the different works on show including abstracted landscapes, abstract paintings and ceramic sculptures. The works on show are a collection of Agius’ latest artistic expressions through diverse media. Art critic Ms Charlene Vella [...]
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