Lord Capulet Announces Engagement of Daughter

Lord and Lady Capulet are proud to announce that Count Paris and Juliet Capulet are to be married Thursday, July 18th, 1578. Juliet’s father met Paris at the town fair in the spring, and Juliet was introduced to Paris shortly…
Two Largest Apothecaries to Merge

Two of the area’s largest apothecaries are in discussions that could lead to the two companies merging to form the largest apothecary in Italy. The Verona Apothecary and Mantua Medicines have been negotiating a deal to merge their businesses that…
Byrd Releases New Album

Fans of the English composer William Byrd are full of excitement with the recent announcement that he will be releasing his first album for two years. The release date is set for 24th July, 1578. Byrd, from Stondon Massey, England,…
10 Best Places To Be Exiled

If you are looking for a temporary getaway or plan on making the move permanent, then consider these great locations. Romeo was exiled to Mantua after killing Tybalt.   1. Mantua, Italy Mantua is a great location for either temporary…
Respect Tradition or Live Life Your Way

Could the recent deaths of Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet been avoided if they listened to their parents? Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet have recently been found dead in the Capulet’s vault. It was not until later that Friar Lawrence…
3 Great New Inventions

Our reviewers have found 3 great new technological inventions that will soon be available in the shops. The Pencil Simonio and Lyndiana Bernacotti have come up with a fabulous idea, based on the ideas of Conrad Gesner of Switzerland, to help…
Two Dead in Town Square Brawl

What started as a peaceful, but scorching-hot Monday afternoon in Verona town square turned into another Montague-Capulet brawl, leaving two dead. “It all happened so suddenly,” said Fabian Lloyd who was leaving The Verona Apothecary at about 2 p.m. “As I…
It’s Official: The Earth is Not the Center of the Universe

Many are familiar with the theory: the Earth is the center the universe. Recent studies have shown that the Sun is the center of the universe and the Earth orbits the Sun. A mathematician from Poland, Nicolaus Copernicus, has created a…
OBITUARY: Mercutio, 19

Mercutio, 19, was killed on Wednesday, July 17th, 1578. Mercutio was born in Verona and son of Emelia and Claudio Fulbourne. He had a brother named Valentine. He was related to the Prince and Count Paris (obituary), who also died this…
OBITUARY: Tybalt Capulet, 18

Tybalt Capulet, 18, was killed on Wednesday, July 17th, 1578. Tybalt was born in Verona and was the son of Edgar and Celia Capulet. He was Lady Capulet’s nephew and Juliet Capulet’s cousin. He was educated at home, and had…