17:20 Army competitions held at Luga.
At Luga range the final part of the army competitions of the best artillery commanding officers are held.
16:53 The competition of mowers took place in Murinskiy brook flood-lands.
All comers could take part in this event. However there was not many of them.
15:24 Riga gives Peter the Great monument to St.Petersburg.
September, 2002 another Peter the Great monument will be set in St.Petersburg.
15:21 Smolnaya embankment significantly changes under our very eyes.
Smolniy garden grille has been set. Now it is blazoned with heraldic shields.
13:20 A monument to St.Alexander Nevskiy will be set in Ust'-Izhora village of Kolpino.
There is a legend that grand duke Alexander Nevskiy decisively defeated Swedish army there. Indeed there is a restored church in his honor nearby.
12:59 July,14 Peterhoff celebrates its birthday for the 12th time.
It is dated to the days of the patrons of the city – Peter and Paul, which is celebrated by the Orthodox Church on July,12.
City news archive for July' 2001
City news archive for 2001 year.