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Refugee Children in Greece Write Story Book

Refugee children from various camps in Thessaloniki tell their stories in the book "Wandering Refugee Tales," recounting their adventures away from home. Unlike their situation,...

New Year’s Custom of Momogeroi Revived in Thessaloniki (video)

The old New Year's Eve ritual of Momogeroi was enacted in central Thessaloniki on Saturday afternoon, with hundreds of people in costume celebrating the...

Asylum Applications Skyrocket in Greece

Asylum applications in Greece skyrocketed 593 percent in November compared to the 2015 monthly average, according to figures released by the Greek Asylum Service...

Court Approves Plans to Keep Antiquities at Venizelos Metro Station in Thessaloniki

The Council of State on Thursday judged the removal and subsequent return of the antiquities discovered during the construction of the Thessaloniki's underground metro...

Important Ancient Macedonian Monument in Thessaloniki Open to Public

The bicameral Macedonian tomb from 4th-3rd century BC bearing the name "Makridis Bey" -- after the Ottoman architect who discovered it -- is open...

Tsipras: All Sides Must Respect Greek People and their Sacrifices

All sides must respect Greek people and their sacrifices of the past six years, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Wednesday, speaking at...

7th National Conference Against Smoking in Greece a Great Success

(Drake Behrakis of the Behrakis Foundation of Boston, Panagiotis Behrakis, Director of the Public Health Institute of the American College of Greece, George Behrakis of the Behrakis Foundation of Boston,...

German Foreign Minister to Visit Greece on Sunday

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier will visit Greece on Sunday and Monday for talks on current issues and the inauguration of an exhibition in...

U.S. Volunteer Network ‘Orphan Grain Train’ Ships 3rd Batch of Aid to Northern...

A new shipment of humanitarian aid from American NGO “Orphan Grain Train” will arrive at Thessaloniki port on December 14, a social solidarity official...

Splendid Supermoon Lights Up Greece’s Skies [Stunning Photos]

The most spectacular supermoon in nearly 70 years lit up the Greek skies on Monday. The full moon's technical name is perigee-syzygy of the...

Turks Form Lines Outside Kemal Ataturk’s House in Thessaloniki

On Thursday, thousands of Turks lined outside the house in Thessaloniki where Kemal Atatürk was born, to honor the day of his death on November...

Tremendous Line-Up of Talent to be Screened at 57th Thessaloniki International Film Festival

The Thessaloniki International Film Festival will be running its 57th edition from November 3-11. The line up of talent to be showcased at the flagship...

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