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Enjoy the Christmas Village spirit in Victoria this weekend

The Victoria Christmas Village opened in St George’s Square on Friday, which has now been transformed into a typical Christmas scene with festive wooden huts offering a wide range of merchandise related to Christmas, including a variety of decorations, cribs. crafts and seasonal foods etc. Father Christmas and his sleigh are also there for children [...]
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2013 has been officially named ‘European Year of Citizens’

2013 has been officially named ‘The European Year of Citizens.’ 20 years after the introduction of EU Citizenship, the year will focus both on what has already been achieved for citizens and on meeting citizens’ expectations for the future. The decision by the European Parliament and the Council on the proposal by the European Commission [...]
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Power suspension in Fontana, Kercem and Munxar

Enemalta has advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Fontana, Kercem and Munxar, Gozo, on Monday, the 26th of November. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Fontana 8.30am-3.30pm: TRIQ GHAJN TUTA, TRIQ TAL- GHAJN, TRIQ TA’ MULEJJA and TRIQ IX- XLENDI. Kercem 8.30am-3.00pm: TRIQ L- INDIPENDENZA, TRIQ IL- [...]
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Compositions & Brushstrokes exhibition by George Scicluna

Gozitan artist, George Scicluna will be holding an exhibition of his paintings enititled, ‘Compositions & Brushstrokes,’ at the Banca Giuratale Foyer, Independence Square, Victoria. George was born in 1966 in Victoria, Gozo. He studied art at the Salvatore Dimech School of Arts in Mosta where he obtained a diploma in Graphic Design. He continued his [...]
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Mons. Charles J. Scicluna ordained as Auxiliary Bishop

Mons. Charles J. Scicluna has been ordained this morning as Auxiliary Bishop and Titular Bishop of San Leone. The Pontifical Mass of Episcopal Ordination is currently being celebrated in St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta. Archbishop Paul Cremona O.P. is the Principal Consecrator, while Mons. Mario Grech, Bishop of Gozo and Mgr. Joseph Mercieca, Archbishop Emeritus, [...]
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AD calls for an end to hunting illegalities including trespass

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party said in a statement today that hunting illegalities should end. AD said its electoral manifesto will give prominence to this issue. Michael Briguglio, AD Chairperson, said, “Animal welfare legislation should also apply to hunting, since this also amounts to another form of animal cruelty. Spring hunting should be prohibited [...]
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