31 March 2000

The summaries in English were extracted from complete articles published on Il Centro - Quotidiano d'Abruzzo and Il Messaggero - Abruzzo edition.

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31 March 2000 - Il Messaggero

Next Monday inauguration of the archeological citadel / Civitella, primo viaggio nel museo - Acropoli e città romana, by Francesco Lo Piccolo
Also an Egyptian bust will be returned to Chieti for the inauguration of the new Civitella museum, on the top of the hill where Chieti rises, where 2000 years ago the ancient Acropolis stood. Three sections: the Acropoli, the Roman city with amphitheatre and baths, and a third section to the Italic Marrucini.

31 March 2000 - Il Messaggero

Penne - The new Leopardi archeological museum soon ready / Il museo archeologico intitolato a Leopardi, by Ercole D'Alessandro
The museum will be placed in the historical centre, in the palace of the old bishpry, and will be named after Giovan Battista Leopardi, celebrated Pennese scholar and archeologist. A special itinerary will be organized for tourists through the archeological museum, the other "Museo Diocesano", the Fashion Museum, Parco Caracciolo and Parco del Sole.

31 March 2000 - Il Centro

Sulmona - From London to search who helped her father / Da Londra per trovare chi aiutò il padre, by Ilde Galante
Kerr Sinclair, Linda 's father, was a soldier from Scotland hiding from the Germans after the 1943 armistice. Local people helped him and saved his life. Kerr died three years ago longing to find hi saviours, and Linda will come to Sulmona to fulfil his last wish, with a picture of his father and a name he remembered: "Francesca". Another survivor, Martin Schou, is now in South Africa and is writing a book to thank the people from Villalago.

31 March 2000 - Il Centro

Lanciano - A Via Crucis for the Jubilee / La via Crucis del Giubileo
Next Sunday over fifty religious groups will be in Lanciano for the Via Crucis. The whitsuntide celebrations will have their climax on Holy Thursday night with the "Processione degli Incappucciati" accompanied by a chorus singing the "Miserere" a strofe.

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