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Positive news from Athens not reflected in Greece talks – Schaeuble

Positive news from Athens not reflected in Greece talks – Schaeuble "The positive news from Athens is not fully reflected in the talks with the three institutions," Schaeuble told a news conference following a meeting of finance chiefs from the Group of Seven industrial nations in Dresden, Germany. (Reporting by … Full News here – […]

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Athens senior banned from grad ceremonies after prank

Athens senior banned from grad ceremonies after prank Athens High Principal Chris Bolen banned the student from participating in Thursday night's graduation and other related ceremonies after she was identified out of a group of about 20 students caught on security video pouring baby oil on the floor of a … Full News here – […]

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Work tools stolen from Athens residence

Work tools stolen from Athens residence Work tools valued at $ 335 reportedly were stolen from a North Peter Street residence undergoing renovations between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. The thief apparently climbed through an open side window to get inside and steal a tool belt, … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Athens man arrested after smashing window, saving dog from hot car

Athens man arrested after smashing window, saving dog from hot car Multiple news outlets report that Michael Hammons of Athens was charged with criminal trespassing after freeing a small Pomeranian mix in distress from a hot car outside a store. Witnesses say that while a group of shoppers waited for police to arrive … Full […]

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Chris Barnes could not be happier right now. He is from the state of Georgia

Chris Barnes could not be happier right now. He is from the state of Georgia … Once Barnes got the offer, he visited Athens, Ga. a couple of times, and he went ahead with his commitment to the in-state Bulldogs. The star offensive lineman out of Leesburg (Ga.) Lee County talks Dawgs, the UGA coaches, […]

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Athens businessman from Nepal seeks to help

Athens businessman from Nepal seeks to help He has been personally-active in Athens by finding clothing for the elderly, providing food for the food bank, and assisting in the women's shelter. “For the last five years, I have personally worked for Dinesh's charity, Development for Peace Nepal, a … Full News here – Read more […]

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On Dweezil Zappa, and his father's music from the future

On Dweezil Zappa, and his father's music from the future “We're always looking for places to play that can bring out a new audience and Athens is the kind of place that has a young music scene and has had one for a while, so we're trying to see if people want to come and […]

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Burned porch may stem from family dispute

Burned porch may stem from family dispute An Athens-Clarke County police officer was dispatched to the scene of an arson incident Friday morning on Fourth Street. The front porch of the home was covered in burn marks extending into the walkway, and all the porch furniture was melted. The … Full News here – Read […]

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Greece is trying to squeeze $2.7 billion from public entities before Athens

Greece is trying to squeeze .7 billion from public entities before Athens … Greece hopes to get 2.5 billion euros ($ 2.7 billion) by forcing public entities to lend to the state, giving it enough room to meet its obligations through the end of May, the deputy finance minister said on Wednesday. Shut out of […]

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Athens County shelters take in hundreds of animals from the streets and owners

Athens County shelters take in hundreds of animals from the streets and owners … To rehome a cat, contact Athens County Humane Society about one or two weeks before moving. Once the Humane Society finds a foster home or a new owner, the previous owner has to sign a pet surrender form. To rehome a […]

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Athens demands cash reserves from public sector funds

Athens demands cash reserves from public sector funds The order came as the country's finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, issued a stark warning to eurozone neighbours that they were playing with fire as Athens edges closer to a debt default. Fears of a Greek exit from the eurozone have increased as signs … Full News here […]

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Sun is shining, restaurants are full and Athens is far from panic

Sun is shining, restaurants are full and Athens is far from panic What is striking about the mood in Athens is its extraordinary calm. The sun is out, and everyone has returned from a refreshing Easter break. One acquaintance tells me the restaurants are so full – with Greeks, not just foreign tourists – that […]

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4/4/2015: Front Page: Stamati found following escape from mental hospital

A psychiatrist is expected to examine Viki Stamati after she was found yesterday wandering around a churchyard near the psychiatric facility she escaped from, amid concerns that her mental health may be deteriorating dangerously. Stamati broke out of… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Police report follies: Tales from Athens County

Police report follies: Tales from Athens County A lot of strange things happen throughout Athens County that draw the attention of local law enforcement but don't necessarily end up in charges, press releases or news reports. In this new occasional feature, we will highlight some of the incidents … Full News here – Read more […]

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IMF denies Spiegel report of staff withdrawal from Athens

The International Monetary Fund has denied a report published in Germany’s Spiegel magazine on Friday that it had decided to temporarily withdraw staff from Athens in reaction to foot-dragging by the Greek government to implement reforms. Full News here – Latest News

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