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29 November 1999

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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29 November 1999 - Il Messaggero

Jubilee and Tourism - Polish delegation's visit / Giubileo e Turismo - Delegazione polacca in visita alla provincia
Very few people know that twice a week there is a bus going from Atessa, Abruzzo, to Poznan, Poland, with Orfeo Viaggi. A Polish delegation of 45 tour operators has been in Abruzzo since last Saturday staying at Francavilla and visiting campsites and hotels. The Poles were greatly interested also in the religious destinations in Abruzzo.

29 November 1999 - Il Messaggero

First weekend on the snow, a record three thousand people by cableway - Il primo week-end sulla neve - In tremila sulla Funivia: pienone da record
If as the Italian saying goes "il buon giorno si vede dal mattino" then the Centro turistico del Gran Sasso may rejoice. Campo Imperatore is one of the very few European skiing resorts already open with totally natural snow. Two thousand cars left the autoroute at Assergi, mostly coming from Rome and Marches. Roccaraso too opened yesterday. Not only skiers, but also people longing for a very nice winter tan. On the slopes a great many "tavolari" on their snowboards.

29 November 1999 - Il Centro

L'AQUILA - Molinari: the moment is difficult - The bishop's Sunday after the will's polemics - è un momento difficile - La domenica del vescovo dopo le polemiche sul testamento - by Giustino Parisse
Again tension in the Curia. During the Mass in San Marciano yesterday the bishop seemed calm, though some revealing words came from him as when he said «The Lord is making us pass through a moment of trial, that's why now I'd like to think about beautiful things.» And later on «The newspapers often tell of bad things, why do they never tell the beautiful things of the Church?». People say he even refused to read the will.

29 November 1999 - Il Centro

Corropoli. Prizes awarded to many firms and professionals in the Val Vibrata Prize / Riconoscimenti a molte aziende e a esponenti della cultura - by Michele Narcisi
Fabrizio Sorbi is the year's enterpreneur for Proel, Sant'Omero, producers of musical accessories, and exporting to 88 countries in the world, with a branch also in El Paso, USA. Many other prizes to people who distinguished themselves for their insight and originality in the economy. Many guests from the world of music and showbiz.