The Italian Almanac
It happens in Italy - November 30 A wild boar, probably coming from the near National Reserve of Monte Rufeno, invaded a doctor's office in San Lorenzo Nuovo, a village near Viterbo.
Music in Italy - November 28 Double charity concert for Gianni Morandi in Novellaro, a village near Reggio Emilia, in the year of his 60th birthday.
Sport in Italy / Music - November 28 During Rai2 program "Quelli che il calcio" Anthony Costa, leading voice of "Blue", invited forward player Bobo Vieri to meet him after a concert.
It happens in Italy / Opera - November 27 After 30 months of restoration the famous opera house "La Scala" in Milan will open again December 7th, day of Saint Ambrogio, the patron saint of the town.
It happens in Italy - November 27 According to a research published by the association "Donne & qualita' della vita" the female exclusive on babysitting is coming to an end.
Cinema in Italy - November 25 Lisa Gastoni is now shooting the role of a heartless manager in "Sacro cuore" (Sacred Heart) by Ferzan Ozpetek.
Television in Italy - November 25 Ezio Greggio celebrates 2,000 attendances as entertainer and announcer in the popular daily strip "Striscia la notizia" (Crawling News).
It happens in Italy - November 23 The main structure for the Christmas Nativity has just been raised in Piazza San Pietro, Rome, facing the most important cathedral of Christianity.
Music in Italy - November 22 The famous pop singer Elisa had a face to face meeting with young fans in Milan, and talked about her career, her family, and her life.
It happens in Italy - November 22 47 drivers died in Italy last weeekend in car accidents, nearly doubling the number of the previous week.
Sport in Italy - November 22 The Italian National Team shared the third place with USA at Monterrey karate's World Championship, coming after Japan and England.
It happens in Italy November 22 A king size truffle was sold at the second edition of the International Auction of Tuscany's Truffle in Castello di Cafaggiolo.
It happens in Italy November 20 The first hydrogen fueled Italian bus was shown today in Turin, travelling from Via Bertola to Porta Palazzo and carrying Mr. Mattioli, Italian Secretary of Enviroment
It happens in Italy November 20 According to EURISPES about 51% of children between 7 to 11 years old have a mobile phone, confirming that Italy is still firmly holding the first place in the world list of cellular phone's owners.
Music in Italy - November 18 Paolo Conte, the popular singer and author of "Azzurro", "Genova per noi", "Bartali" and many other famous songs is now in tour.
It happens in Italy November 17 Don Alessandro Capaldi of "Nostra Signora della neve" is offering to his followers a new chance to meet and socialize every saturday.
It happens in Italy November 17 Maestro Remo Lauricella enjoyed coming to Italy and he especially enjoyed visiting the town of Cremona and its precious collection of bow instruments.
Television in Italy - November 15 Aida Yespica, the popular Venezuelan model, has been nominated and cast away from the tv show "L'isola dei famosi" (Island of Famous People).
Sport in Italy - November 13 The Italian rugby team was severely defeated today at Stadio Flaminio in Rome by New Zealand's "All Black" with a final score of 59/10.