Climber Dies Near Summit of Greece's Mount
WEARClimber Dies Near Summit of Greece's Mount OlympusABC NewsPolice say a 59-year-old Greek man has died in an accident while climbing Mount Olympus, Greece's highest mountain. The man was close to the 2,917-meter (9,570-feet) summit, when he slipped and dropped more than 200 meters (660 feet) into a ravine.Climber near summit of Greece's Mount OlympusOmaha World-Heraldall 39 news articles »
Posted on 20 July 2014 | 1:09 pm
Jerry Helfer honored at memorial service -
Jerry Helfer honored at memorial serviceRochester Democrat and ChronicleHundreds gathered for the Greece deputy supervisor's memorial service Saturday at Hope Lutheran Church in Greece. Helfer died July 13 following a brief illness. He had turned 48 less than a week before his death. Carl Coloney of Greece knew Helfer as a ...
Posted on 19 July 2014 | 7:55 pm
Charter school to open in former Greece
Charter school to open in former Greece elementary buildingRochester Democrat and ChronicleIndeed, the former Kirk Road school, built in 1968, is nestled into a neghborhood of suburban housing tracts in central Greece. Round Pond Creek runs nearby, and the school's ample green spaces have playing fields and a children's playground.and more »
Posted on 19 July 2014 | 4:27 pm
Greece needs more EU funds for immigration,
KathimeriniGreece needs more EU funds for immigration, minister saysKathimeriniGreece needs more funding from the European Union to deal with the increased flow of undocumented immigrants in the eastern Aegean, Public Order Minister Vassilis Kikilias said in an interview with Sunday's Kathimerini. According to the minister, there ...
Posted on 19 July 2014 | 8:39 am
A Percy Jackson-Inspired Family Trip to
Wall Street JournalA Percy Jackson-Inspired Family Trip to GreeceWall Street JournalMy 11-year-old daughter had decided that the best way to experience ancient Olympia—a sprawling riverside complex in Greece where the Olympic Games were held starting in the eighth century B.C.—was to run the roughly 200-yard track that Zeus's son ...
Posted on 18 July 2014 | 6:01 pm
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