Shepparton has lost a great community leader with the death of Emilio Fiorenza.SOPHIE MALCOLM January 18, 2013 4:35am
Caring, kind-hearted and a community champion.
Emilio Fiorenza’s friends and family will remember their ‘‘kingpin’’ as a generous and upbeat man who would do anything for anyone.
Last week ,Emilio lost his fight with multiple myeolma at the age of 62.
He died on Friday, January 11 at GV Base Hospital, surrounded by his family. His funeral takes place today at 10
Mario Bettanin , Emilio’s friend of more than 20 years, said his death had ‘‘left a huge hole in our community’’.
Intelligent, compassionate and always devoted to both the Italian and wider community, Emilio was a ‘‘gentleman’’, Mr Bettanin said.
‘‘He kept the community knitted together. He was our kingpin.’’
Police have arrested a man who allegedly escaped Dhurringile prison on Tuesday.
After building his form in a consistent effort during the past 12 months, Mulwala double trap shooter James Willett has staked his claim on possible Olympic gold after taking out the ISSF World Cup last week.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
BIBLE which has been used in Echuca for the past 144 years will be rededicated at a special service in the Hare St Uniting Church on Sunday morning.
ROCHESTER V/Line travellers can now buy tickets in their home town again.
Lions Club charity money was stolen from a Kyabram barbershop Tuesday morning.
Seymour suffers disappointing loss to Euroa
Barooga transport owner-operator Glen Kearney says he is relieved the Federal Government has abolished the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal.
DESPITE criticism from within the community over a perceived lack of use, the O’Keefe Rail Trail has enjoyed good traffic over the past couple of weeks, with more to come.
he success of the 2015 Barooga Sports Classic Pairs event has made the organisers the worthy recipient of the Berrigan Shire’s Event Management award at the Berrigan Shire Business and Environment Awards.
School fundraises for student with leukaemia.
Australian Dairy Farmers Limited has expressed disappointment at the announcement made by Murray Goulburn Co-operative about their revised opening milk price.
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