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Cape Cod Times
People: James Fanco, Joan Rivers raise eyebrows
Actor and director James Franco poses for photographers on Aug. 31, 2013 on the red carpet for the screening of the film "Child Of God" at the 70th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.
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Wed Apr 23, 2014
World's most haunted island is up for sale now
Space is a luxury nowadays, but is space a priority over haunted tales and evil ghosts ? A17-acre Italian island called Poveglia is currently up for sale - although it is located between Venice and Lido, one of the most popular tourism locations in the world, the island has been labelled as the "world's most haunted island".
Tue Apr 22, 2014
All is not what it seems with Venice's separatist vote
Between 16 and 21 March an unofficial referendum took place in the Veneto region of Italy, supported by a plethora of pro-independence groups.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
France, Italy: Speed Cameras Burned and Painted
Vigilantes left a speed camera in Venice, Italy a charred and useless lump on the ground Thursday at around 11pm.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Venice wants out of Italy
VENICE, Italy a?? Venice, renowned for incomparable Gothic architecture and placid canals plied by gondolas that make it one of the most recognizable cities in the world, may have had enough of Italy.
Venice wants out of Italy
Venice, renowned for incomparable Gothic architecture and placid canals plied by gondolas that make it one of the most recognizable cities in the world, may have had enough of Italy.
Let's Buy It: 'World's Most Haunted Island' Is Up For Sale
This is Poveglia Island, a 17-acre island "between Venice and Lido in the Venetian Lagoon, northern Italy."
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Flashback Friday: The strange case of the "vampire" burial in Venice.
In 2006 in Venice, Italy, archaeologists excavating a plague cemetery found something quite unusual: a skeleton with a brick in its mouth.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
A facelift for Memorial Auditorium, new roof for Cantor Arts Center
Crews are erecting scaffolding around three sides of Memorial Auditorium this month in preparation for a facelift of the 1938 building, including restoring its stucco, repairing its wooden windows and installing new copper gutters.
Exquisite glass from Venice, via Corning Museum, in Fairfield
"Danube," a blown-glass work of art, is by Venetian Giampaolo Seguso. The piece is part of his filigree collection, now on view at the Bellarmine Museum of Art in Fairfield.
International Business Times
'World's Most Haunted Island' for Sale in Italy; 5 Reasons Why No One Should Buy Poveglia
Italian government is auctioning off a 99-year lease for Poveglia, a 17 acres Italian island located between Venice and Lido in the Benetian Lagoon, a place better known as 'World's most haunted island.'
Caribbean News Now!
UWI to conduct survey on climate change and livelihoods in St Vincent and the Grenadines
Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .
Wed Apr 16, 2014
U.S. pavilion at La Biennale di Venezia to feature new installation by Joan Jonas
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology announces that the MIT List Visual Arts Center will present Joan Jonas as the representative for the United States at La Biennale di Venezia 56th International Art Exhibition, the worldA's most prestigious contemporary art event.
The 'Most Haunted Island' on Earth Is Now Up for Auction
AUGUST 27: Beds and furniture remain in one of the dormitories in the psychiatric ward of the abandoned Hospital of Poveglia on August 27, 2011 in Venice, Italy.
Nicolas Cage changed 50th birthday plans due to bad weather
Actor Nicolas Cage attends the 'Bad Lieutenant: Port Of Call New Orleans' premiere at the Sala Grande during the 66th Venice Film Festival on September 4, 2009 in Venice, Italy.
Poveglia: 'World's most haunted island' up for...
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Tips to avoid looking like a tourist
The dead giveaways: puffy white sneakers, fanny packs, oversized cameras and a tan camping hat.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Natalie Portman enjoys date with Benjamin Millepied in Venice
That's how to keep romance flowing! Natalie Portman wears stunning indigo satin for date with Benjamin Millepied in Venice And Natalie Portman and Benjamin Millepied certainly seemed in the mood for romance as they went out for dinner in Venice, Italy, on Friday.
The Las Vegas Sun
Stars donate to auction
Alfonso Cuaron, Sandra Bullock, George Clooney and Jonas Cuaron arrive on the red carpet for the screening of "Gravity" at the 70th Venice Film Festival on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, in Venice, Italy.
The Globe and Mail
Italy sells Venice island among prime holdings in online auction
Italy, which owns more than 500,000 commercial and residential properties, has struggled in the past to sell state-owned assets because complex bidding rules and snail-paced procedures for permits to restructure old buildings have kept investors at bay.