22 November 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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22 November 2000 - Il Messaggero

Roccaspinalveti - Panther in the woods / A caccia di pantere nel bosco, by Dino Piccirilli
It sounds like an invention, but according to a hunter from Pescara in the woods around Roccaspinalveti there is a really uncommon animal for the area. It could be a panther feeding on boars and animal bodies. Investigation is under course. Also a TV crew seems interested in this unusual event.

22 November 2000 - Il Messaggero

Sulmona - "D'Abruzzo" issue on the Joust / Giostra di Sulmona in D'Abruzzo
At the newsagent's the winter issue of "D'Abruzzo", quarterly journal by Gaetano Basti. A special section is reserved to the Giostra of Sulmona that this year became "European": fine pictures to show to the readers the beautiful event. More articles on Santa Maria del Lago and Fonte Evetica, itineraries through Val Maone and the Castle of Roccaccasale, some of the least known sights in Abruzzo, that would be worth to visit. With the magazine also a Cd-rom on Celestino V.

22 November 2000 - Il Centro

Pettorano sul Gizio - Flower Art school opens / Apre la scuola di arte floreale
In the Cantelmo castle today inauguration of the "scuola di arte floreale", section of the prestigious Paris school. The seat in Pettorano is the second opened in Italy, after the one in Rome. Courses for amateur and professionals.

22 November 2000 - Il Centro

Torre de' Passeri - The artist's Granny turns 100 / Ha compiuto cent'anni la nonna degli artisti
Margherita Cappola Riccitelli, born in 1900, the mother of art gallery and museut operator Eugenio Riccitelli received many artistic and colorful birthday cards.

22 November 2000 - Il Centro

Roseto - Hotelier plants 28 century-old olive-trees / Albergatore crea un parco con ben 28 alberi
Ario De Santis has enriched the parking place of his hotel with trees taken with great care from nearby Feudo in Morro D'Oro, and transported on enormous lorries. there is company now therefore for the 500-year-old olive tre in Cologna Spiaggia.

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