24 July 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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24 July 2000 - Il Messaggero

Montesilvano - «Bellissimo»: Actor Alberto Sordi visits Abruzzo / Albertone in Abruzzo, by Piergiorgio Orsini
Three thousand were waiting for him, Alberto Sordi, one of the best loved Italian actors, at the Warner village in Montesilvano. Albertone was not afraid of the enthusiasm and embraced and greeted everybody "It is a wonderful region, why do Italians go abroad?"

24 July 2000 - Il Messaggero

Sulmona - The Giostra live on the Internet / La Giostra dal vivo in rete, by Antonio Mancini
Yesterday the Corteo di Sfida left the Cathedral and proceeded across all the Borghi and Sestieri to give the Challenge; and each Borgo accepted and joined the procession. American Awebpoint Inc., will broadcast the event live on the Internet.

24 July 2000 - Il Centro

Montereale - Big 100th birthday party / Festa per i cento anni
Giovanni Salvatori, born on 24 january 1900, had a great party in his son Renato's restaurant. He worked many years in the woods as woodcutter for the timber used in the railways. Five children and a large crowd of grandchildren to his party.

24 July 2000 - Il Centro

Vittorito - Wine festival / sagra del vino
Next 4 and 5 August wineries will be open for guided tours On Saturday 5 august a meeting on vineyard culture, and concerts and shows in the evenings.

24 July 2000 - Il Centro

Corropoli - Abruzzo doc wine lands in Toronto / Il vino doc d'Abruzzo sbarca anche a Toronto , by Michele Narcisi
The second international conference of Abruzzese doc wines, centered on export and winery visits, was closed yesterday. A "show room" will be opened in Toronto. Representatives of 16 countries took part to the study of winemaking, especially of the Controguerra doc.

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