Mar 31, 2013
a Brazilian Hero
Brazil have many links with Italy: a big number of Italians moved to Brazil during 19th and 20th centuries, the first european to make a map of Brazilians seashore was an Italian and Garibaldi, the hero of reunifications of Italy lived in southern Brazil during many years where he knew his wife who died in a place near Ravenna trying to escape of ... (more)
Dog Takes Bullets to Save Master
Osmar Persisco of Garibaldi, Brazil, took his dog out for exercise in a field and was approached by two robbers who demanded his car keys.
The Toronto Star
Dog takes bullets to save owner
Osmar Persico, 47 and his dog Max who took three bullets to save his owner. PORTHUS JUNIOR Thestar.com Sure, your dog keeps the letter wielding postman from attacking, but would he take a bullet on your behalf? Dog owner Osmar Persisco of Garibaldi, Brazil, knows the answer is "yes" after his pet Max leapt to defend him from armed robbers, taking ...
Dog Takes Two Bullets to Save the Life of His Owner
When Osmar Persisco adopted his dog, Max, three years ago, he might have been expecting 'man's best friend' -- but what he got instead was a hero.
Brazilian vintners take their cues from Old World winemaking
Some Brazilian wineries are combining French and Italian techniques with age-old family traditions to create new takes on Old World favourites.