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1 June 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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1 June 2000 - Il Messaggero

Cansano - A Roman temple discovered / Gli scavi hanno portato alla luce un tempio romano, by Antonio Mancini
In the area called Pantano or Zeppe, amid meadows and woods, a Roman temple has been discovered with a mysterious inscription, possybly to the mythical Giove Lareno worshipped in the area. Since the temple is large (about 40 mt) the settlement around must also have been important.

1 June 2000 - Il Messaggero

Pecorino and lenticchie in the Parco Gran Sasso - Con pecorino e lenticchie il Parco sbarca su Internet, by Francesco di Miero
An atlas will be soon on line with all the specialties of the Park: the cicerchie of Castelvecchio Subequo, Farro from Montereale, Saffron from Navelli, the unmistakle Pecorino from Farindola, tasty mortadelline from Campotosto, oil from Villa Celiera, honey from Arischia and Capestrano, the exceptional chestnuts of the Laga mountains.

1 June 2000 - Il Messaggero

Pescara - At Colli celebrations for the Madonna dei Sette Dolori / Ai Sette Dolori cominciano domani quattro giorni di celebrazioni, by Luciano Troiano
A special feast this year after the massive gold crown stolen was recovered. The feast began in 1893, when the harvest of Castellammare Adriatico were greatly endangered by the drought. During the procession a wonderful rain started to fall and saved the season.

1 June 2000 - Il Centro

Only Abruzzese shepherd dogs in the Park / Greggi al pascolo ma solo con pastori abruzzesi
The Parco nazionale del Gran Sasso-Monti della Laga declared that flocks can still browse in the Valle del Chiarino but only Abruzzese shephers dogs will be accepted. This large, white dog has learned through evolution to respect the natural environment and never disturbs wildlife.

1 June 2000 - Il Centro

Francavilla - 500 works for the graphic art review / Mumi, 500 opere per la Biennale
The first Biennale internazionale di grafica will be held in the Museo Michetti from 8 july to 10 august. Over 150 artists from all over the world for 500 works. Each artist could present 5 works.

1 June 2000 - Il Centro

Lettomanoppello - Meeting of nature knights / Raduno regionale delle "Giacche Verdi"
Dozens of horse riders from all over Italy last 26 - 28 may, for the 2nd regional meeting of the «Giacche Verdi»; the voluntaries come from all over Italy, 100 from the Provinces of Pescara and Chieti. In Montesilvano, on 21, 22 and 23 july they will meet again for the 2nd edition of "Beach Country Horse"-