Rome: Via Margutta loses its landmark fig tree

A stump is all that remains of Rome's much-loved fig tree on Via Margutta after the local landmark was hit by a truck and the city "pruned" it after noticing that its branches were hooked to electrical cables. Photo RomaToday.

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Wanted in Rome is a monthly magazine in English for expatriates in Rome established in 1985. The magazine covers Rome news stories that may be of interest to English and Italian speaking residents, and tourists as well. The publication also offers classifieds, photos, information on events, museums, churches, galleries, exhibits, fashion, food, and local travel.
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