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Fifty-One DJs Throw Huge Balcony Party in Greek City

Fifty-one DJs in the Greek city of Katerini on Saturday took their laptops and sound systems onto their balconies and invited all their neighbors to come out on their own and join in a party to exorcize the coronavirus. Under...

Christmas Lights on a Car? Why Not, Says Man from Katerini, Greece (video)

We all love to put up Christmas decorations when it comes to this darker time of year, and who doesn't especially love twinkling Christmas lights during the holiday season? We not only put lights on our Christmas trees, we string...

82-Year-Old Greek Woman Going to Trial for Selling Wild Greens

An elderly Greek woman is to due to appear in court in June charged with selling wild greens (horta) at a open market of Katerini, Macedonia in 2018. She is charged with selling the greens without a license. 82-year-old Parthena...

Katerini-Based Firm Innovates with Hand-Crafted Replicas of Luxury Cars

Overcoming bureaucracy and a harsh economy, a firm based in northern Greece has innovated and thrived by carving out its own unique niche in the automotive market. Replicar Hellas, based in the northern Greek city of Katerini, produces hand-crafted, exact...

Three Dead in Apartment Fire in Katerini, Northern Greece

Two men aged 82 and 78 and a 45-year-old woman were found dead after a fire broke out in a five-story building in Katerini late on Saturday night. The three victims of the fire were relatives, according to neighbors' testimonies...

Floods Bring Chaos to Central and Northern Greece (video)

The weather front that has claimed at least 16 lives in western Attica is also affecting areas in central and northern Greece, as well. In central Macedonia, fast-moving floodwaters brought the National Highway between Athens and Thessaloniki to a halt...

One Dead, Four Rescued in Seaside Apartment Fire in Katerini, North Greece

One person was found dead and four were rescued in an apartment fire that broke out early Friday morning at Katerini Beach, in North Greece. According to the Fire Department, they received a call for a fire in a tourist...

Second Victim of Blue Whale Internet Game in Greece has Parents Alarmed

A 14-year-old girl was the second recorded victim in Greece of the dangerous Blue Whale game played in the social media. The new victim is a teenage girl who inflicted serious wounds on herself with her parents believing that she...

A Porsche Made in Greece

The Porsche 356 Speedster is the emblematic luxury sports car that was first produced in Austria in 1948 and from 1950 onwards in Germany, becoming a timeless status symbol and landmark of German automotive engineering. Now the Porsche 356 is...

No Sign of 12 Turkish Tourists That Called European Emergency Number

Despite an ongoing "search and rescue" operation that continued through Saturday, Greek authorities have been unable to find any trace of the 12 Turkish tourists that called the European emergency number '112' on Friday to ask for help. An initial...