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Olympia International Film Festival Kicks off Dec. 1

The 21st annual Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People will take place from December 1-8 in the cities of Pyrgos and...

Wildfire Threatens Villages in Western Peloponnese (video)

According to the Greek fire brigade, a fire burst on Friday morning around the area of Spiantza, near the city of Pyrgos in Peloponnese's...

Quadruplet Girls Pass University Entry Exams in Western Peloponnese

Seeing four 18-year-old girls, spitting images of one another, succeeding in the yearly university entry exams in different institutions is not something common, to...

Italians Buy Greek Olives to Cover Needs

Trucks carrying olives from the Greek region of Peloponnese - mainly Ilia, Greece - have been ferried across the Adriatic Sea, as traders from...

Five Detainees Bust out of Pyrgos Police Station

Five detainees at a police station in Pyrgos, southwestern Greece, managed to escape their holding facility Saturday night by breaking a window with a...

4.1 Richter Earthquake in Pyrgos, Greece

An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter scale shook the city of Pyrgos, Greece. According to the Greek Institute of Geodynamics in Athens, the...

Patras: Man Rapes His Children

A couple who had been in custody since May 2013, were involved in a case that shocked all of Greece. A 50-year-old man form Patras,...

Selene: Greece’s Best Restaurant

A Greek restaurant with a breathtaking view and exquisite dishes entered the list of 101 best restaurants in the world. Selene Restaurant that can be...

Big Fires in Crete and Elis

On June 19, at 13.35 a fire broke out in a greenhouse at Makrimaliana, near the beach of Kokkinos Pyrgos in the Mesara Plain,...

Police Say Taxi Driver Killed By Wife

Greek police say that a 44-year-old woman killed her husband, a 61-year-old taxi driver, by stabbing him 12 times while in slept, in front...

Court Convicts 5 Over Deadly 2007 Wildfire

A Greek court has convicted an elderly villager and four local officials on charges of negligence that led to 36 deaths five years ago...

Police Say Murdered Greek Priest’s Wife, Lover, Killed Him

Greek police said that a Greek priest shot to death as he sat in his car alongside a road in the Peloponnese while his...

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