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Licata

(lēkä`tä), city (1991 pop. 41,300), S Sicily, Italy, on the Mediterranean Sea at the mouth of the Salso River. Licata is a seaport, seaside resort, and commercial and industrial center. Sulfur and asphalt are shipped through its port. It was founded in the early 3d cent. B.C. as a refuge for the inhabitants of GelaGela
, city (1991 pop. 61,319), S Sicily, Italy, on the Mediterranean Sea. It is a port, industrial center, and seaside resort. Petrochemicals are produced nearby, and petroleum is refined in the city. Much cotton is grown in Gela's hinterland. The city was founded c.688 B.C.
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 after that city's destruction and was called Phintias after the tyrant of Acragas. Off nearby Cape Economus (now Poggio di Sant' Angelo), the Roman consul Regulus won (256 B.C.) a decisive battle in the first of the Punic WarsPunic Wars,
three distinct conflicts between Carthage and Rome. When they began, Rome had nearly completed the conquest of Italy, while Carthage controlled NW Africa and the islands and the commerce of the W Mediterranean.
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Christmas trees can be dropped off at any of the following three Rend Lake boat ramps or parking lot locations: Sugar Creek parking lot, located at the intersection of Licata and Mine 21 roads; Dam West boat ramp, located on the west end of the main dam; or Jackie Branch boat ramp, located north of RT.
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Giacomo Licata, from Italy, promised Stephen O'Farrell he would not have to pay to get his locks trimmed if his side lost to the Boys In Green at the 1994 World Cup.
The Licata family emigrates from Sicily to a small town in northern Italy in drama series Fury--The Wind Of Hope (Furore--II vento della speranza), which is set in the 1950s.
Blake's CEO Chris Licata will continue to lead the business in Concord, which will retain its 60 employees.
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Assistant Attorney General Daniel Licata of the attorney general's Environmental Crimes Strike Force is prosecuting the case, with assistance from environmental police assigned to the attorney general's office, the DEP and MEMA.
The Four Hornsmen of the Apocalypse, Gerald Wood, Anthony Licata, Paul Blackstone, Audrey Good with guest Patrick Hughes, horn.