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Italy, Greece for high schoolers -
Italy, Greece for high schoolersWatertownDailyTimes.comThey also will take an island cruise in Capri, explore the Pompeii ruins and visit Patras and Delphi in Greece. Other sites include the Temple of Apollo, Olympic Stadium, the Acropolis, Parthenon and Temple of Athena Nike. It will include a walking ...
Posted on 19 September 2014 | 10:45 am
Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Greece on
Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Greece on Friday, 19 September 2014VolcanoDiscoveryPatras (Greece) (16 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Αρκετα δυνατός, με μεγάλη διαρκεια και βουητό. (via EMSC). Patras (Greece) (16 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The noise came slowly and then the quake. It had duration and although strong it ...and more »
Posted on 19 September 2014 | 8:43 am
Dozens arrested during Greek anti-fascist
Dozens arrested during Greek anti-fascist rallyEurope Online MagazineAt least three people were reported injured. Protests also turned violent in other areas of Greece, including in the northern port city of Thessaloniki, the western port city of Patras, the Cretan city of Chania and the island of Lesvos. Musician ...and more »
Posted on 19 September 2014 | 1:44 am
EUR 815 million support for transport and
EUR 815 million support for transport and energy in GreeceBalkans.com Business NewsIn the presence of EIB President Werner Hoyer, five finance agreements were signed today in Athens in a public ceremony by the EIB Vice-President responsible for Greece, Mihai Tanasescu, the Minister of Finance Gikas Hardouvelis, the Minister of ...and more »
Posted on 18 September 2014 | 5:32 pm
Tue, 09/16 | Men's Soccer vs. Felician
Tue, 09/16 | Men's Soccer vs. Felician College W, 2-1 (Final) BX | RCDominican College AthleticsSophomore midfielder Calogero Curcuru (Middle Village, N.Y.) netted the game-winner on a shot from six yards out after the pass from Panagiotis Kanganis (Patras, Greece). The game was scoreless until the 58th minute when midfielder Andres Colombo ...and more »
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 7:25 pm
Coleman Students Return from EducationalHigh winds and hail made the day all the more interesting. After an overnight boat ride, they docked at a port in Patras, Greece where they loaded the bus and drove to the Town of Delphi, a sacred site to the ancient Greeks. It was believed they could ...
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 8:31 pm
Arsen Julfalakyan Wins World Wrestling12. The victory brought Armenia the first world championship gold in Greco-Roman wrestling since 2001, when Vaghinak Galstyan won gold in the 63 kg category at the championship held in Patras, Greece. Speaking to reporters at Zvartnots Airport in Yerevan ...
Posted on 15 September 2014 | 9:11 am
Europe and Greece Educational Tour MeetingAll students and interested community members can participate in this tour which will visit Athens, Delphi and Patras, Greece. The tour will then take an overnight cruise up the Adriatic sea to Ancona, Italy. While in Italy you will visit Florence ...
Posted on 15 September 2014 | 5:25 am
In Greece, Migrants Are Desperate to FleePATRAS, Greece — On a recent morning, the young men began to drift back to the abandoned furniture factory, returning from the beach, the roofs of nearby construction sites and other hiding places where they had been sleeping. Amid rotting timbers and ...
Posted on 6 August 2014 | 4:53 pm
Migrants strawberry pickers protest inPlease note: the text contained in "Migrants strawberry pickers protest in Patras, Greece" has not been corrected, edited or verified by Demotix and is the raw text submitted by the photojournalist. All views and opinions expressed are that of the ...
Posted on 14 July 2014 | 10:16 pm
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