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July 9th, 2009 - 12:24 pm § in 1. Stories, Change

Entrepreneurial Spirit in Cagli

By Lynsey Genson Twenty-six year old Elisabetta Panico owns a clothing boutique on the ancient piazza in Cagli, Italy.  Determined to stay close to her family, she worked in the store for three years before a combination of entrepreneurial spirit and government incentives allowed her to become one [...]

July 9th, 2009 - 7:36 am § in 1. Stories, Change

Old Cagli Moves Toward the Digital Future

By Joan Stack In a world where our lives pass at light-speed, there are still places where people mark the passage of time by the ringing of bells in the clock tower.  Cagli, an ancient city in the Le Marche region of Italy, is one such place. Local people from multiple generations agree.  “Not [...]

July 9th, 2009 - 2:37 am § in 1. Stories, Change

The Essence of Change

By Gavin Roddy To walk through the streets of Cagli, Italy, one might think that change is an uphill battle. At the heart of the city is a piazza made of cobblestone roads, medieval churches, and today an archery festival with men and women looking as if they walked right out of the pages of [...][...]