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Announcements shifted to new Community section

Announcements shifted to new Community section

The daily announcements, detailing sections like births, obituaries and 'in memoriam' have been transferred to the new Community section. Just go to the section on the right side of your desktop screen and scroll until you see the 'Announcements' page or click here.

  • Announcements

    PACE PARASCANDALO. On September 8, at Mater Dei Hospital, to Rita née Attard and Luciano, God’s precious gift of a daughter – LOUISA MAE, a most welcome sister to Julia Marie. Thanks to the Lord and the Blessed Virgin Mary.  Heartfelt gratitude to...

  • Pharmacies open today

    Chemimart City Gate Pharmacy, City Gate, Valletta (2123 8355);St Gaetan Pharmacy, Parish Priest Mifsud Street, Ħamrun (2123 4570);Pinto Pharmacy, 43, St Sebastian Street, Qormi (2148 7311);St Bartholomew Pharmacy, 230, Fleur-De-Lys Road, Santa...

  • Announcements

    CARUANA. On Thursday, October 5, at Mater Dei Hospital, CARMEN, of Msida, aged 81, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her children, Josanne, her husband Alfred Mifsud and their son Zachary, and her son Paul, her...

  • Bellini’s masterpiece

    Bellini’s masterpiece

    The Met Opera in Cinema season opens with a new production of Bellini’s bel canto masterpiece, Norma, starring Sondra Radvanovsky in the title role. The soprano has already sung this role to acclaim at the Met in 2013, as well as at the Canadian...

  • Shakespeare’s first play

    Shakespeare’s first play

    Unifaun Theatre is staging William Shakespeare’s Long Lost First Play (abridged). “Created by the acclaimed Reduced Shakespeare Company, the story goes that this manuscript – of Shakespeare’s Long Lost First Play – was uncovered in a parking lot...

  • Malta Tattoo Expo

    Malta Tattoo Expo

    The fourth edition of the Malta Tattoo Expo is under way. Founded by Damian Allison, the first edition of this event in November 2014 brought together the local tattoo community for the very first time. It started with 30 local artists and 1,500...

  • Inspire family walk

    This year’s family walk in aid of Inspire will take place this morning, starting from Qawra near the Luzzu Restaurant. Inspire helps over 1,000 persons with a disability through educational, therapeutic and leisure services. The costs to sustain...

  • Pharmacies open tomorrow

    Chemimart City Gate Pharmacy, City Gate, Valletta (2123 8355);St Gaetan Pharmacy, Parish Priest Mifsud Street, Ħamrun (2123 4570);Pinto Pharmacy, 43, St Sebastian Street, Qormi (2148 7311);St Bartholomew Pharmacy, 230, Fleur-De-Lys Road, Santa...

  • Feasts tomorrow

    St Francis of Assisi, Sliema

  • Announcements

    BONELLO. On October 1, at the Convent of Maria Bambina in Gonzales, California, US, Sister LILIANA (Alice) of the Congregation of the Sisters of Maria Bambina, passed away peacefully, aged 81, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to...

  • Talk on law, justice and the muses

    Talk on law, justice and the muses

    How to better understand and appreciate the concepts of law and justice through the muses and the arts will be the topic of a lecture by Mr Justice Silvio Meli to be held at the Malta Chamber of Advocates within the Law Courts in Valletta. The...

  • Australian couple recount Gozo story

    Australian couple recount Gozo story

    Two books will be launched at the Sentinella Hall at the Citadel, in Victoria today at 7pm. The books, Gozo Dreaming and Songs from the Heart Volume 1, are produced by Australian author and artist couple, Ted and Helene Markstsein. These books are...

  • 1980s prom night

    The foyer of the Eden Cinemas is being transformed into a 1980s-style prom night followed by the screening of that era’s classic film Sixteen Candles. Those attending can sip on some punch, nibble party food and boogie to 1980s disco music before...

  • Carlo Diacono commemoration concert

    A concert marking the 75th anniversary of the death of renowned Maltese composer Carlo Diacono is being held this evening at St John’s Co-Cathedral. The concert will feature a performance of Diacono’s oratorio San Paolo Evangelizza i Maltesi, for...

  • Telltales in watercolour

    Telltales in watercolour

    An exhibition by Paul Caruana titled Telltales (Ħrejjef ta’ Veru) will be on display at Palazzo De Piro in Mdina as from today. Caruana’s watercolours recall a poignant observation by US musician Billy Joel who noted that “artists always seem to...

  • Announcements

    BONELLO. On October 1, at the Convent of Maria Bambina in Gonzales, California, USA, Sister LILIANA (Alice) of the Congregation of the Sisters of Maria Bambina, passed away peacefully, aged 81, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to...

  • Vintage goes vroom

    Vintage goes vroom

    The Malta Classic Grand Prix starts today with the Mellieħa hill climb, an adrenaline rush of cars racing to climb this hill overlooking the sea. The event forms part of a four-dayclassic car gathering celebrating vintage style vehicles against a...

  • Lecture on Nazi looting during World War II

    Lecture on Nazi looting during World War II

    DFASinMalta’s first lecture of the new season will be conducted by Shauna Isaac and is titled: ‘The art of the steal: Nazi looting during World War II’. The Nazis looted over 20 per cent of western art during World War II, confiscating art from...

  • Procol Harum live

    Procol Harum live

    English rock band Procol Harum with their blend of symphonic and progressive rock which also embraces blues, R&B and soul will today play live at the Mediterranean Conference Centre in Valletta. The band will use this concert to present their...

  • Josephine Grima Voehringer

    Hugh Grima writes: My father’s youngest sister, Josephine, was quite simply a larger-than-life character. She was a formidable and illuminating individual who embraced life with a zest which was inspiring. Blessed with an uncannily sharp memory,...