Local News Monday 27th of April

Florence Arthaud’s floating hommage Dozens of boats gathered off Cannes yesterday to say a final farewell to a french sailing icon, as Florence Arthaud’s ashes were taken to their final resting place on Saint-Honorat island. White flowers were thrown in the sea and the boats present all sounded their horns … Read more

Local News Friday 24th of April

Anti-radicalisation measures – Eric Ciotti, the president of the Alpes-Maritmes’ council, yesterday announced measures to prevent the radicalization of minors, and became the first department to do so in France. Our region, and especially the Alpes-Maritimes, are particularly affected by the problem in both minors and adults, with 10 % … Read more

Monaco News from the Centre de Presse

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Local News Thursday 23rd of April

Pastor reconstruction –  Police sealed off the Saint-Antoine-Ginestière quarter of Nice yesterday at 0800 to stage a reconstruction of the killing of Helène Pastor and her chauffeur. The presumed shooter Samine Saïd Ahmed was brought to the scene from Grasse prison but refused to get out of his prison van … Read more

The Best of the Riviera

Every week, 106.5 Riviera Radio reports on places to go, weekend ideas, sports and cultural events and also the best services to get on the Riviera. Antibes Art Fair, Ebica School, Beau rivage & Restaurant Joseph are the topics of this week’s best of the Riviera.           … Read more

Local News Wednesday 22nd of April

Electricity ‘safety net’ – In response to the electricity blackouts of winter 2008, the French national grid has decided to invest € 170 million in three new high voltage underground cables which will assure the supplies of the Alpes-Maritimes and the Var. They will have a combined length of 107 … Read more

Local News Tuesday 21st of April

Firefighters are tackling a big fire at Isola 2000 ski resort. The fire broke out just after 2pm at a top-floor apartment in the Les Melezes residence. No one is injured. The concierge was the only person in the building at the time. About 30 firefighters and 10 trucks are … Read more