Italian politicians flock to Greece

The Italian left and the Five Stars Movement will send large delegations to Athens for the referendum on Sunday.

For the left will be present important representatives such as the MP Stefano Fassina and the Governor of Apulia Nichi Vendola.  69 more words


Greece: Poll shows 2 sides neck and neck before referendum

WATCH ABOVE: Greek polling stations prepare for historic referendum

ATHENS, Greece — The brief but intense campaign in Greece’s critical bailout referendum ends Friday, with simultaneous rallies in Athens supporting “yes” and “no” answers to a murky question in what an opinion poll suggests could be a very close vote. 850 more words


Rakomelo In Psyyra

In Athens, we started to see a new drink in the menus: Rakomelo (It is also possible that we were only interested in beer in Santorini so we didn’t see this Rakomelo drink :))) 246 more words



Mary Mary Mary. Again, I find myself writing to you, even though I am going to see you in about 2 hours. Such is us. Today I found the translations of my great grandfather’s diaries from WWII. 1,920 more words


I am featured on gopique.us ! You can be too

Gopique is a web interface that fosters a collaborative synergy between creative and like-minded people within their communities. More specifically, “creatives,” such as artists, entertainers, and performers, are able to tap into and take advantage of Gopiques network of places/spaces/venues.  85 more words

Limestone County Commission work session gets heated over paperwork, auto purchases other other topics

ATHENS, Ala. – Most of the time, governmental work sessions are fairly routine.  Wednesday’s Limestone County Commission work session was the exception.

The work session began with a proposal from Commissioner Ben Harris about paperwork. 130 more words


We Can All Help Feed the People of Athens and Greece

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Today in Athens and all around Greece there are hundreds of thousands of people who are without any access to food. Banking restrictions – limiting the amount of cash people can withdrew from their accounts – mean that there is less currency in people’s hands with which to help those in need. 412 more words