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Seventh edition of the JP2 Memorial Festival now underway

Yesterday, the JP2 Foundation kicked off the seventh edition of the JP2 Memorial Festival, with a Musico-Literary Evening held at the Church of Our Lady of Loreto in Ghajnsielem. During this event, organised in collaboration with the Chorus Urbanus Productions and the Ghajnsielem Parish, soloists from the same choir performed renowned pieces of sacred music, [...]
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Busking at the Citadel & Lovewhispers from Mozart to Lehar

Gaulitana A Festival of Music continues with another two events, the first one starting on the Wednesday after Easter, the 11th of April. ‘Busking at the Citadel,’ is with American soprano Carla Wiegers, who will present an open-air lunchtime recital of the best loved operatic arias in ‘busking’ style at the Gozo Citadel’s old gate [...]
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AFM officially rolls out their second Maritime Patrol Aircraft

The Armed Forces of Malta earlier today officially rolled out their second maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) during a ceremony at their Air Wing base in Luqa Airport. The ceremony was presided over by the Prime Minister Dr. Lawrence Gonzi, who said that this aircraft, the second of its type on the local military register, “is [...]
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Government announces dates for Spring Hunting Season

Today the Government published a Legal Notice providing for a derogation for a 2012 Spring Hunting Season for Turtledove and Quail between this comingThursday, the 12th of April 2012 and Monday, the 30th of April 2012, both days included. The Government said that it “makes reference to the Conservation of Wild Birds (Framework for Allowing [...]
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Fox Terrier rescued in joint effort with Gozo SPCA & AWD

The Gozo SPCA Spokesperson Betty Berry has said in a statement today that “this fox terrier’s regular feeder first saw the dog with the tin jammed in her mouth on Saturday. She and her husband did everything they could to try to catch Foxie (she knows her name), as she is semi feral and very [...]
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Unemployed men down 1%, unemployed women up 1.1%

Records provided by the Employment and Training Corporation show that during February the number of persons registering in Malta and Gozo, stood at 6,180 and 741 persons respectively. There was a decrease of 39 persons in registered unemployment when compared to the corresponding month last year. The number of persons registering under Part 1 of [...]
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Prevention, Abatement and Control of Neighbourhood Noise

The Malta-EU Steering & Action Committee (MEUSAC) together with the Ministry for Tourism, Culture and the Environment and the Ministry for Gozo will be organising a consultation session on the recently published White Paper on the Prevention, Abatement and Control of Neighbourhood Noise. This Paper assesses all forms of noise that are presently regulated through [...]
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The 3rd of April 2012 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks 3rd of April 2012 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. This weeks articles in the PDF download include the following: 1. His Grace Mgr Mario Grech Bishop of Gozo paid a visit to Gozitan [...]
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Annual Gozo Lace Day 2012 being held at the Gozo Campus

The Lace Making Programme at the University of Malta – Gozo Campus will be organising the sixteenth annual ‘Gozo Lace Day. The event will be held on Sunday, the 22nd of April 2012 from 9.00am to 4.00pm at the University Gozo Campus, Mgarr Road, Xewkija, Gozo and will consist of a number of exhibitions and [...]
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