New developments

       

Some changes have been implemented recently. The main ones are:

- Addition of digital pictures on the camera 2 section of this site on 09/21/2003, of the Farroupilha Parade, on the Perimetric Drive in  Porto Alegre, attracting thousands of spectators, participants, extras and horsemen.

- Addition of digital pictures on the camera 2 section of this site on 09/15/2003, of the 10th National Strawberry Festival in Bom Princípio-RS;

- Addition of digital pictures on the camera 2 section of this site on 09/07/2003, of the 16th Expointer in 2003;

- Addition of digital pictures on the camera 2 section of this site on 08/16/2003, showing images of the Zoo in Sapucaia do Sul-RS;

- Addition of a new chronicle in the "Chronicles of th World" section on 07/30/2003, focussing on national parks of the West of the United States, especially the Grand Canyon, famous for the westerns shot there; a slide show with pictures of the chronicle was also added;

- Introduction of a section called "Chronicles of th World" on May 16th, 2003 in order to present texts written by observers living or passing by different cities of the world;

- Introduction of digital photos in the section camera 2 of this site on May 13th, 2003 showing images of fog in areas adjacent to Guaíba Lake in Porto Alegre - RS;  

- Introduction of digital photos in the section camera 2 of this site on May 10th, 2003 showing images of the sunset at "volta do Gasômetro" in Porto Alegre - RS;

- Introduction of digital photos in the section camera 2 of this site on May 1st, 2003 showing images of the cities of Torres and Três Forquilhas in RS;

- Inclusion of a section named "Images of the Tree of Peace in Porto Alegre", showing the images of the artificial tree allusive to the peace in the world with 35 meters of height, built in Moinhos de Vento Park during the Christmas time of 2001; a German journalist started insistently to ask for an image of this tree of peace, at a moment when the subject became highly significant, due to the war in the Middle East, involving a coalition made up by the United States and Iraq; it is worth checking it;

- Inclusion of a section named "Images of Porto Alegre", showing dynamically and sequentially the images of the main webcams of the site, "sweeping" the city panorama. It is worth to check them;

- Inclusion of digital photos on the section camera 2 of this site, on 03/30/2003, showing the departure of a bus to Brasilia, with representatives from several emancipated areas of Rio Grande Do Sul; as well as an image of the building of the State Legislature of RS, exhibiting a banner with words alluding to the war in Iraq;  

- Inclusion of digital photos on the section  camera 2 of this site, showing images of Santa Catarina beaches, taken during a stay on the island from March 20 to 23, 2003;

- Inclusion of digital photos on the section camera 2  of this site, on 03/09/2003, of Linha Francesa Alta and Linha Francesa Baixa, at the municipality of Barão-RS; the inauguration of a Municipal School, and the enlargement of a plant at the town of Bom Princípio-RS;

- Inclusion of a documentary of the III World Social Forum, which took place in the city of Porto Alegre, between the days 23 and 28 of January 2003; see it clicking here

- Inclusion of historical data and digital photos on the section camera 2 of this site, on 01/12/2003, referring to the remodeled public building located on Praça da Matriz, in Porto Alegre-RS, named named "Memorial of the Public Prosecution Service of Rio Grande Do Sul";

Former News:

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Translated by Traduzca