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Samaras pledges action after flash floods in Athens

Authorities began on Saturday assessing the damage done by flash floods in various parts of Athens a day earlier, with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras pledging that all those affected would be compensated. A sudden bout of heavy showers on Friday, believed… … Full News here – Latest News

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Cinco y Diez in Athens Closed

Cinco y Diez in Athens Closed After just 10 months in business, Cinco y Diez, the Athens Mexican restaurant from Hugh Acheson, chef Whitney Otawka and co-owner Melissa Clegg has closed. Hillary Brown reported the news in Flagpole yesterday: After Flagpole received a tip that the … Full News here – Read more on Atlanta Journal […]

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Athens Halloween Block Party Turns 40

Athens Halloween Block Party Turns 40 Athens' biggest bash will be celebrating its 40th anniversary this Saturday as costumed partiers will be flooding Court Street. The annual Athens Halloween Block Party will kick off at 6 p.m. on Saturday with three stages for music entertainment … Full News here – Read more on WOUB

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Athens Gearing Up For Annual Halloween Block Party

Athens Gearing Up For Annual Halloween Block Party "There is always a bit of excitment, and then afterwards you are able to go home and you're glad its over with," Pyle said about his night on duty. With the thousands expected to come to Athens, the event is not unlike that of a sporting event. […]

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ΑΘΗΝΑ 2004 – Τελετή Λήξης – Athens 2004 Closing Ceremony – Athens Video

The superb closing ceremony of the 2004 Summer Olympics.

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Sex offender arrested in Athens for working less than 1000 feet from a school

Sex offender arrested in Athens for working less than 1000 feet from a school Wednesday, the U.S. Marshal's Office alerted Athens Police that Tony Allred, a convicted sex offender, was working at a locksmith located less than 1,000 feet from Athens Middle School. U.S. Marshals say Allred had been working there since July. Athens … Full […]

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Athens weighs its LNG and CNG options

Energy Minister Yiannis Maniatis met on Wednesday with officials from six leading shipping companies in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector, as he is weighing the possibility of Greece assuming a strategic role in LNG shipping thanks to the opportuniti… … Full News here – Latest News

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North Oconee boys, Athens Academy girls take top sport at area cross country

North Oconee boys, Athens Academy girls take top sport at area cross country … The Titans' Cole Thornton (16:21.83) and Harper Sigler (16.35.62) finished second and third to help North Oconee tally 30 points. Oconee County finished with 59 and Cedar Shoals finished third with 81. Athens Academy's girls edged North Oconee's girls … Full […]

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Fallen tree, smashup cause traffic jams in Athens

A tree caused a massive traffic bottleneck that lasted hours on Kifissias Avenue, north of Athens, after it fell on live power lines on Wednesday morning. Two of the three southbound lanes were blocked as authorities tried to remove the tree from the road… … Full News here – Latest News

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Dust & Gold – Arrows to Athens – Lyrics – Athens Video

Dust & Gold, from their album Kings & Thieves, with lyrics.

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Travel Bloggers From Around the World Flock to Athens

Travel Bloggers From Around the World Flock to Athens pandrosou-660 The TBEX Europe 2014, an international meeting of travel bloggers and tourist media authors, will take place in Athens, Greece on October 23-25. The event will see hundreds of participants from about 50 countries flock to the Greek capital. Full News here – Read more […]

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Athens courthouse evacuated after bomb threat

Athens courthouse evacuated after bomb threat Police are on the scene of a bomb threat at Athens courthouse in Henderson County. An Athens Police Department official confirmed that the courthouse had been evacuated. Henderson County Sheriff's Office said law enforcement officials are waiting on a … Full News here – Read more on KLTV

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10/21/2014: Front Page: Majority of Brits back marbles’ return to Athens

The majority of Britons think that their country should return the Parthenon Marbles to Greece, a new poll has found. According to the survey, conducted by YouGov, 37 percent of respondents said the ancient sculptures should be given back…. Full News here – Kathimerini English

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UGA student punches Athens cop

UGA student punches Athens cop A University of Georgia student was arrested early Thursday morning after he punched a police officer, Athens-Clarke County police said. The officer saw Auston Odell McLeod, 18, break a gate to gain entrance to The Lodge of Athens on North Avenue … Full News here – Read more on Online […]

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Athens 2004 Olympic Games – Opening Ceremony, English Subs & Greek commentary Download – Athens Video

English Subs & Greek commentary The Opening Ceremony of the 2004 Summer Olympic Games was held on August 13, 2004 at the Olympic Stadium in Maroussi, Greece,… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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