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In the News (Thu 23 May 19)

  
  CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Frascati
Frascati is about twelve miles from Rome on the northern slopes of the Alban Hills, pleasantly and healthfully situated.
Frascati, either because of the frasche (wattles) of which the first huts were built, or because the locality had already been known as Frascaria, which in Low Latin means a place covered with underbrush.
Diocese of Frascati is situated Monte Compatri, the ancient Labicum, whose cardinal-bishops are often mentioned in medieval history.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06243a.htm   (1384 words)

  
 Frascati
The city of Frascati is about twelve miles from Rome on the northern slopes of the Alban Hills, pleasantly and healthfully situated.
In 1191, Henry VI recalled the German garrison from Tusculum and, as a result, the town was soon destroyed by the Romans and never regained its former prestige (Lugari, L'origine di Frascati e la distruzione di Tivoli, Rome, 1891).
Among the important churches are: the cathedral, the work of Girolamo Fontana; the Gesù, with its imitation cupola painted by the Jesuit Oblate Pozzo; San Rocco, formerly known as S. Maria in Vivario, the cathedral until 1700; Madonna di Capo Croce, and Madonna delle Scuole Pie.
www.catholicity.com /encyclopedia/f/frascati.html   (1113 words)

  
 Frascati San Francisco, Russian Hill | Yelp
Frascati is a serious player in the San Francisco dining scene.
Frascati is wonderfully quaint (not quaint like those doilies that your grandma shrouds her tissue boxes with, but quaint like sweet and intimate) and romantic--a perfect place to go to with, say, five of your girlfriends and one mom of a girlfriend.
Frascati is perfection...definitely one of my favorite restaurants in the city.
www.yelp.com /biz/xdAgbLBQcffIxI8mYgjT1Q   (6361 words)

  
 Frascati Tourist Information | Italy Heaven
Frascati, in Lazio at a short distance from Rome, is a popular daytrip destination from the capital.
Frascati is one of several attractive historic hilltowns to the south-east of Rome known collectively as the Castelli Romani.
Frascati is 13 miles (21km) from Rome, and is easily reachable by public transport.
www.italyheaven.co.uk /frascati.html   (646 words)

  
 ESA Portal - Airborne and satellite radars record Frascati grape harvest
Part of Frascati's Controlled Origin Denomination – 'Denominazione d'Origine Controllata' or DOC in Italian, a wine's legally demarcated home region - was surveyed in ultra-sharp detail using an airborne radar sensor both before then after last October's harvest.
Frascati was selected for the BACCHUS-DOC campaign because a dedicated geographic information system (GIS) has been constructed for this DOC area as part of a European Commission-funded project called Bacchus, aimed at applying Earth Observation and GIS technology to improve European wine quality.
A trial GIS has been released to the consortium for testing, with a formal presentation of results to the Frascati Community Council taking place soon, and a public workshop taking place in early March.
www.esa.int /esaCP/SEM6YBNZCIE_index_0.html   (847 words)

  
 ChessBase.com - Chess News - Alexandra Kosteniuk takes Frascati
Frascati is an attractive historic hilltowns to the southeast of Rome.
On the second Sunday in Frascati there was a simultaneous exhibition in the beautiful Frascati St. Peter's Square, in the morning of a bright hot sunny day.
And there he is, a portly, balding gentleman in a worn-down suit, with thick horn-rimmed glasses — yes, that's the way it used to be.
www.chessbase.com /newsprint.asp?newsid=2439   (390 words)

  
 Frascati Italian and Pizza - Italian dining and takeout - Stamford, Connecticut - Home
Frascati Italian and Pizza - Italian dining and takeout - Stamford, Connecticut - Home
Frascati Italian and Pizza offers the finest Italian dining in the Stamford area.
You can dine in and enjoy our entertainment, full bar and wine list, or eat at our outdoor dining area.
www.frascatiitalian.com   (58 words)

  
 [FRASCATI] - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
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[FRASCATI] feliciteert Sabri El Hamus met de Louis D'OR nominatie voor beste mannelijke hoofdrol in zijn solo 'Mohammed & Omnya die hij maakte met productiehuis [FRASCATI].
Zoals korting op alle voorstellingen van in theater Frascati en Brakke Grond (excl.
www.nestheaters.nl   (446 words)

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