Blind Conductor Demetrios Liotsis "Sees" Through Notes and Music Scores
Demetrios Liotsis went blind in 1941. From that moment on, the conductor from Florina “sees” the world through music scores and revels in the joy of the children who sing along to his songs at the local choir. Born in...
National Parades Sabotaged By Protesters
Greeks protesting austerity measures sabotaged the national school student parades in many areas of Greece. In Greece's second largest city, Thessaloniki, the demonstrators heckled President Karolos Papoulias and other attending officials, calling them traitor. Some anarchists spat at retired military officers. In...
Drug Dealer Carrying Hashish Arrested In Florina
Α 53-year-old Albanian was arrested by the Greek police in the northwestern village of Krystallopigi in Florina after trying to smuggle 81 kilos of hashish into Greece in a tanker truck . The drug dealer is allegedly part of an...