Porta a Porta with Merola

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

The Bolognese will soon have the unparalleled opportunity to get up close to their number one son: Virginio Merola. The mayor has decided to make Tuesday’s his very own ‘Porta a Porta’ for anyone who wants to meet with him face to face. The initiative will start on December 13th, 1730-1930 in Palazzo Comunale. Merola […]

New Archbishop Zuppi to take the reigns of world’s richest diocese end of Nov’

Friday, November 27th, 2015
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Matteo Zuppi, 60, is the new archbishop of Bologna. He succeeds Cardinal Carlo Caffara, who thanked the Pope by saying, “Now I can retire in absolute silence.” Zuppi was nominated by Pope Francis and is said to aspire to, “A Church for all, especially for the poor.” He will take up his new responsibilities towards the […]

Trattoria Del Rosso plays host to German Pro7

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Channel Pro7’s Jumbo Schreiner from the tv show ‘Galileo’ visited Bologna at the start of October. Jumbo, who is big – very big! – and is best known for his gregarious humour, came to Bologna to learn the secret of Bolognese cibo. The famous entertainer, who’s watched by an audience of 2.4 million, was taken […]

Bologna Press presentation to unibo economic students

Monday, May 25th, 2015
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We would like to thank Prof. Manitiu for inviting Bologna Press to present our newspaper to the class. Students are welcome to submit articles for publication to us.

Shop til you drop

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

With Bologna split in half these days due to the repaving of Via Rizzoli and BoBo road works it’s not easy to explore. So, if you are in the centre of Bologna and looking to buy a posh frock or some beautiful Italian shoes, where should you go? Clothes and shopping in the centre can […]