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Unusual theft in Barga Vecchia

Unusual theft in Barga Vecchia

could the thieves land in hot water ?

Sometime over the past month somebody entered a house in Barga Vecchia and dismantled the gas boiler for the heating and hot water system and walked away with it. The owners of the house only discovered the lost when attempting to use the shower and only cold water arrived. They checked in their cantina and […]

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Jackpot – thieves in action during the night

Jackpot – thieves in action during the night

A rude awakening this morning for the owners of two local businesses in Barga as they opened their premises they found that somebody has already been working there at work during the night. Thieves broke into the restaurant Da Riccardo on the Fosso as some point earlier this morning and after emptying the till, then […]

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Multiple break-in attempts in Barga during the night

Multiple break-in attempts in Barga during the night

Multiple break-in attempts, some successful, others not, in Barga during the night or early this morning. So far three premises in Barga Giardino were targeted, two of which were entered. No words on if or what was actually stolen but some damage to the doors was evident as the thieves or thief used a crowbar […]

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La Valle violenta. Eroe a Ghivizzano? No, solo tanta paura

La Valle violenta. Eroe a Ghivizzano? No, solo tanta paura

A 24 ore dal drammatico raid di un gruppo di delinquenti albanesi (o almeno l’unico arrestato lo è) che ha seminato il terrore nella Valle del Serchio, non si placano gli echi e nemmeno le ricerche da parte delle forze dell’ordine. I fatti sono stati ampiamente ricostruiti e, anche se gran parte della refurtiva è […]

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Thieves at Bar Paolo Gas

Thieves at Bar Paolo Gas

Checking the archives of barganews reveals that the Bar just outside of Barga Vecchia known as Paolo Gas’s Bar, has been at the centre of attention in the life of this community since the day that Paolo Gas opened the doors to his first customers. Unfortunately during the night it would seem that somebody else […]

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Thieves in Barga Vecchia

The “happy island” feel to Barga Vecchia took a real knocking during the night as the residents of the Castle woke up to find that thieves had gone through the city breaking into and stealing from a series of bars and restaurants in Via di Mezzo.  The Altana restaurant probably was the first port of […]