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Car Free Day 2011 being organised in Nadur in September

This year, the Car Free Day will be organised on Sunday, the 18th of September 2011. Six Local councils and three voluntary organisations will organise sports, cultural and artistic activities in the streets of the respective localities. In preparation for this campaign, the Local councils and volunteers were invited to submit proposals in organizing activities [...]
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Doris is a happy & friendly boxer cross waiting for a home

The Gozo SPCA picked up this lovely dog in March this year from outside a supermarket in Ghasri. Doris, is a boxer cross with unbelievably long legs and is now about 7 months old. When she was first taken into the rehoming centre in Victoria, she was extremely dirty and very thin, but has come [...]
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Frank Camilleri wins the the Prize Palma tad-Deheb 2011

Each year the San Lawrenz Feast Committee rewards a Young Gozitan emerging artist in the music field. This year, the twenty first edition of the award, ‘Prize Palma tad-Deheb 2011,’was given to Frank Camilleri, a young renowned Gozitan cello player. At an early age Frank Camilleri, started his cello studies with Mro Valeriu Popovici. He [...]
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21,500 operations at Mater Dei in first half of 2011

The Health Ministry said in a statement today that in the first six months of 2011, 21,548 operations were performed at Mater Dei Hospital, which, the Minstry said, is an increase of 4,400 over the same period in 2007. The total was up by 927 on the same period last year, when the total was [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Nadur on Monday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Nadur, Gozo, on Monday, the 8th of August, between the hours of 8.00am and 3.00pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: TRIQ SAN BLAS, TRIQ IT- TIGRIJA, TRIQ LAZZRU PISANI, TRIQ FRANGISK SAVER SCIORTINO, TRIQ PIJU CELLINI, TRIQ IT- [...]
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The OASI Foundation launches a new Research Study

On Wednesday The OASI Foundation officially launched the Research Study: “Young People in Gozo – A Study (2).” The launching was held at the OASI Centre Conference Hall in Wied Sara Street, Victoria, under the auspices of the Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono and the research will be carried out through funding received under one [...]
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‘Maritime Malta’ special stamp set to be issued by MaltaPost

The Philatelic Bureau of MaltaPost will issue a philatelic a set of 4 stamps on 10 August 2011, entitled ‘Maritime Malta,’ depicting four vessels which reflect the importance of maritime activities in Malta’s economic development and security. The stamps features the M.V. Ta’ Pinu of Gozo Channel, M.V. Jean De La Valette of Virtu Ferries, [...]
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