Looking Back

News from ten years ago

We Want a Square!

Monday, November 30, 2009
By Martin Myall
We Want a Square!

Meanwhile, over in the thriving metropolis of Mólvizar, the village stray dog was reported to have stood up, yawned twice, stretched before lying back down again and going back to sleep – the locals are exhausted by all this activity. »

Local Crime

Monday, November 30, 2009
By David Darby
Local Crime

Once again crime became a talking point in the village, with reports of burglaries and attempted burglaries to several bars in the village, and even one or two empty properties in Carmenes have been broken into »

Jack Arrives

Monday, November 30, 2009
By David Darby
Jack Arrives

Has anyone heard? Yes, that’s right, I became a dad on 11/11/09, to Jack, who weighed in at 6lb 9oz, with mother and baby both in the best of health. »

New Boulevard in P-4

Thursday, November 5, 2009
By Martin Myall
New Boulevard in P-4

Hey, we’ve got a new boulevard, sort of thing. It runs down side of the river in the P-4. I’m not sure how far it goes down, but it looks as if it runs all the way down to the tennis courts, near the main road. »

Silly Suggestion?

Thursday, November 5, 2009
By Martin Myall
Silly Suggestion?

There are few times that our dear politicians – and our local ones are no exception – get together and agree on something. When they do, it normally entails pay rises for themselves. »

20th Anniversary Medical Centre

Wednesday, November 4, 2009
By Martin Myall
20th Anniversary Medical Centre

The Town celebrated the 20th anniversary of the inauguration of the municipal medical centre. »

Tax on 2nd Homes

Wednesday, November 4, 2009
By Martin Myall
Tax on 2nd Homes

The Town Hall is fund hungry; surprise, surprise, and just about any idea that gets the cash in is going to get a warm reception, so it should come as no surprise that IBI will be raised on second homes in the town. »

Kinépolis To Go Ahead

Tuesday, November 3, 2009
By Héloïse Nolan

The Kinépolis retail park which we reported on several years ago seems to be coming to fruition at last, well … December 2010, if we are lucky. »

Forgotten Heroes?

Sunday, October 4, 2009
By Martin Myall
Forgotten Heroes?

Exactly two years ago (from the writing of this article) Almuñécar experienced its worse flooding in 60 years, resulting in one death and considerable damages to the infrastructure of both Almuñécar and La Herradura, yet... »

84-Year Old Dies in Burglary

Saturday, October 3, 2009
By Martin Myall
84-Year Old Dies in Burglary

The Guardia Civil is investigating a burglary in town, allegedly carried out by two women, who left their 84-year-old victim nude, on the floor. »

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