Month: July 2018

Eclipse of the Moon, here’s where to look at it

PALERMO, 26 JULY – Tomorrow is the day of the eclipse of
Longest moon of the century. For 103 minutes it will be possible
admire the Earth’s satellite dye red. Here’s where
it will be possible to admire the astronomical phenomenon. In Palermo
the appointment is from 8.30 pm onwards to the Palace Gardens
Reale (entrance from Piazza Indipendenza) for the organized event
in collaboration with the Sicilian Regional Assembly, the
Federico II Foundation, the University of Palermo e
the astronomical observatory of Palermo. Admission is free and
there is no need to reserve.

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“Street Food Fest” arrives in Agrigento

AGRIGENTO, 26 JULY – The “Street Food Fest” arrives at
Agrigento. On the seafront Falcone and Borsellino di San Leone, from
2 to 5 August, over 20 “street fooders” will be ready to do
enjoy Sicilian street food and more. Among the chefs
present, you can find proposals for Indian cuisine,
Iranian, Spanish, Turkish, Pakistani and other contaminations
Mediterranean, explosions of taste for all palates and also
a “gluten free” line to meet the needs of the
celiacs.

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“Mediterranean Music Festival” in Gangi

PALERMO, 26 JULY – Everything is ready in Gangi, municipality of the
Madonie in the province of Palermo, for the first edition of the
“Festival of Mediterranean Music” organized event
from the ArsMusicae Association to be held at the Foro Boario on Friday
27 and Saturday 28 July. It starts on Friday evening with two bands: i
Malanova and the Balkan Municipal. Saturday will be the turn of two
groups of Mediterranean folk music, the Lautari and the Nymphs
of Tammorra. Not just music.

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Nibali will be operated next week

ROME, 26 JULY – Next week “Vincenzo
Nibali will undergo surgery for the
treatment of fracture at the 10th thoracic vertebra after
the accident occurred during the 12th stage of the Tour de
France on July 19th “, said the cyclist team
Sicilian, Bahrain Merida. “The decision was made later
having consulted various specialists and after a careful examination of the
clinical conditions of the athlete and future perspectives “, has
explained Dr. Emilio Magni of the health staff of the
team that made it known that “the intervention will take place on
next week in Italy.

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Cave dump mail not delivered

CATANIA, JULY 26 – The ‘Cave of dynamite’ turned into a small landfill for the collection of correspondence, with thousands of letters. It is the discovery made by the Cai of Catania, in Belpasso, who reported the episode to the mayor, Daniele Motta, who carried out an inspection. “It is a fact of an impressive gravity – Motta comments – for the criminal environmental pollution, but also the micro-waste content is of concern: varied correspondence, private operators, hidden in the cave and therefore never delivered.

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Caporalato, 12 arrests and kidnappings

(ANSA) PAVIA, JULY 27 – The Pavia Financial Police is carrying out 12 arrests for crimes of criminal association aimed at tax fraud, illegal brokering of labor and the exploitation of labor, taking advantage of the need of workers. The investigations (carried out in the logistics area of ​​Stradella) revealed a system based on over 40 cooperatives that were attributable to the “dominus” of the organization. It was he who established which workers could work, which had to be removed, which were to be used for shifts and particularly heavy tasks.

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He sold agricultural diesel oil, reported

CATANIA, 27 JULY – Military of the Guard of Finance
of the provincial command of Catania have reported the owner
of a Nesima district road fuel distributor
which provided its customers with subsidized diesel for
agricultural vehicles, seizing 2,000 liters. To ‘betray’ the
petrol station the “green alizarin” color of the fuel,
characteristic that distinguishes the diesel destined for
agricultural vehicles subject to lower taxation than
for cars.

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‘Serial’ picker with car, arrested

CATANIA, JULY 27 – He approached his victims, women, and snatched them, causing them to fall to the ground and then flee by car. It was the technique adopted by a serial robber, Filippo Salvatore Pavone, 41, arrested by the mobile team of Catania after, who in a few hours, had tried to score three shots, two of which were successful. The first alarm was launched by two women who had been threatened with death if they had not handed them the bags: the screams of the victims put him on the run.

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Investe wife by mistake, the woman died

PALERMO, JULY 27 – Giovannina Miliano, 84, is
died at the Civic Hospital of Palermo after being hit
accidentally from her husband. It happened in Blufi (Pa). The man of
84 years by mistake he invested his wife while he was doing
reverse in the driveway. He did not notice the
presence of the woman who was closing the gate.
Transported in red helicopter rescue service to the Civico hospital
of Palermo, died in the evening for too many injuries reported
in the accident.

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Cucinotta, 50 happy years, I love myself

ROME, 26 JULY – Sicilian cannoli and carts,
caponata and pasta alla norma, lemons and cassatine, Maria Grazia
Cucinotta at the buoy of 50 years takes it with irony: “mizzica
they are 50 “and celebrate” with the friends who have accompanied me
so far “with a party that wants to be a happy triumph of the
its Sicilian character, its roots.

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