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Gozo Commandery to represent Gozo at National Book Fair

The Gozo Commandery of the Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem will be representing Gozo at the 28th National Book Fair to be held at the Mediterranean Conference Centre from Wednesday, November the 7th. until Sunday, November the 11th. Various books will be on sale including Charles Coyne`s `Punkloomas` and `Strange Tales Volumes One and [...]
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Gozo SPCA urgently need homes for these 2 loving kittens

The Gozo SPCA Centre in Victoria is urgently in need of homes for two of their larger kittens, Tinker and Alex, who are really getting a bit big for their cage. Tinker is a tabby and white kitten. He is very friendly and loves people, currently he and Alex share a cage. Tinker was found [...]
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The L-Istrina BOV Piggy Bank Campaign launched for 2012

Over 5,000 piggy banks will be distributed to schools across Malta and Gozo as well as main shopping outlets at the launch of the L-Istrina BOV Piggy Bank campaign which this year marks the ninth anniversary. The President visited Bank of Valletta’s Head Office in Santa Venera where the preparations of the piggy banks for [...]
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Francis Xavier Giorgio is awarded Senior of the Year

The Senior of the Year Award is an opportunity to fight the wrong mentality as regards aging. The award celebrates the values that our elderly have and which serve as a model to us all. This was stated by Parliamentary Secretary for the Elderly and Community Care, Mario Galea during his speech at the award [...]
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One of many lorries that thundered through Qala on Friday

Readers Letter – “Further to the letter about CCTV in Qala,  here is a photograph of a lorry, which was taken on Friday, seemingly laden with redundant rubble and rocks, at least one of 12 on that day, which thundered dustily through the little known back streets of Qala, on an unmade road in the [...]
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Make roads and urban centres more people friendly – AD

During a press conference on mobility this morning, Alternattiva Demokratika mentioned the need to make roads and urban centres more people friendly. AD spokesperson Prof. Arnold Cassola said, “pedestrians’ rights are to be safeguarded. As such, more pedestrian zones should be created, especially in commercial areas and in our village and town centres. “At present [...]
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Air Malta welcomes the news of Valletta’s successful bid

Air Malta has wecomed the news that Valletta, the islands’ Capital, has won the bid to be the European Capital of Culture 2018. The airline congratulated the Valletta 2018 Foundation, who was responsible for this bid, for a job well done. Last March Air Malta re-branded one of its Airbus A320 aircraft to promote Valletta’s [...]
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2nd edition of ZiguZajg International Arts Festival launched

The second edition of the ZiguZajg International Arts festival for Children and Young People was launched at an event which was attended by Minister of Finance, the Economy and Investment Mr Tonio Fenech and Minister for Tourism, Culture and the Environment Dr Mario de Marco. ZiguZajg, which will be held between the 19th and 25th [...]
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