11 October 2001

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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11 October 2001 - Il Messaggero

Pescara - San Cetteo, an occasion to think / Una festa per riflettere
«Let's entrust our hearts to San Cetteo. In such a moment of danger, we must look into ourselves», said Archbishop Francesco Cuccarese in the Cathedral, on thelast day of the Patron's feast. 32 youths received Confirmation in the crowded church. Then at 19.30 the procession from the Cathedral through the center. Finally the day closed with fireworks above the river.

11 October 2001 - Il Centro

Pennapiedimonte - Mayor summons emigrants / Il sindaco «richiama» gli emigranti
Vittorio Di Bello left for Brasil at 17. In 1996 he was Enterpreneur of the Year in the State of Saõ Paolo. He never returned since 30 dec 1953. After very hard beginnings, in 1966 he started his own business. Now his firm of mineral water supplies half of Brasil. The mayor of his native little town invited him to the Townhall finally, for a due recognition. The mayor has prepared a packet of offers ofr those pennesi who would like to come back to Abruzzo.

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