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‘Avoid unnecessary work’: Minister warns countrymen to take it easy as ‘dangerous’ heat wave hits Greece

Russia Today 30 Jul 2021
Greeks have been told to avoid unnecessary work and travel as temperatures hit 40 degrees Celsius in Athens and are expected to rise further with the city’s biggest tourist attraction already forced to close ... the Acropolis, the city’s biggest tourist attraction, to close.
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New Main Street manager ready to help shape vision for downtown

Observer-Reporter 26 Jul 2021
Her studies took her to Athens, Ga., where she received a degree in history and political science from the University of Georgia, and later a law degree from John Marshall Law School in Atlanta ... She said her time in Athens has given her ideas for how to improve downtown Washington, such as attracting more college students to local businesses.
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SouthState Corporation and Atlantic Capital Bancshares Announce Merger Agreement

Kentucky New Era 23 Jul 2021
Atlantic Capital, based in Atlanta, Georgia, has approximately $3.8 billion in total assets, $3.3 billion in total deposits, and $2.3 billion in total loans as of June 30, 2021, and operates one branch in the Atlanta metro area and one branch in Athens, Georgia.
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A 43-Million-Euro Rehab Coming for Greece's 2004 Olympic Stadium

The National Herald 21 Jul 2021
ATHENS – Nearly 17 years after it opened in a grand hoopla welcoming home the Olympics, the ... The new Olympic Park of Athens is expected to attract more of the 20,000 people that currently visit it weekends, Mitsotakis said, many of them there to gawk at the ruins and disuse.
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43-million euro renovation plan announced for 2004 Olympic Stadium

Ekathimerini 20 Jul 2021
The government has announced a 43-million euro plan to transform Athens2004 Olympic Stadium into an “Olympic Park”, which will ... The new Olympic Park of Athens is expected to attract more of the 20,000 people that currently visit it weekends, Mitsotakis said.
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Solich leaves his mark with Bobcats

The Athens Messenger 17 Jul 2021
The Bobcats had struggled for so long, it was hard at first to wrap your head around Solich coming to Athens ... The marriage between Solich and Athens will be a hard one to top ... Solich said on Wednesday that the rebuilding project was what attracted him to Athens ... Kevin Wiseman is the sports editor at The Athens Messenger.
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4th Investors Forum 2021: Four Greek Ministers Outline Government's Work and Outlook

The National Herald 14 Jul 2021
ATHENS -- Four key ministers outlined the government's work in attracting foreign investments, in digitization progress and in labor policy, before Greek and foreign companies' CEOs attending the 4th Investors Forum 2021 in Athens on Wednesday.
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Ernst & Young: Greece 2021 Reports Improved Image Among Investors

The National Herald 14 Jul 2021
ATHENS -- Seven in 10 investors acknowledge that Greece is currently following a more effective policy for attracting investments, with the country's image as an investment destination significantly improved among the global investment community, according to the findings of the EY Attractiveness Survey Greece 2021 presented on Wednesday.
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Solich steps down, Albin set to lead Bobcats

News Watchman 14 Jul 2021
Involved in coaching for 55 seasons, Frank Solich is structured and in control ... “I don’t have any hobbies,” Solich said. “That’s a problem. I can’t do much outside of coach. That’s a problem ... Solich said the rebuilding job at Ohio was part of what attracted him to Athens ... Albin also coached with Solich at Nebraska before coming to Athens ... .
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Panagia Kapnikarea, one of Athens’ oldest and most historical churches

Greek City Times 10 Jul 2021
... the monuments in Athens ... Today, the church belongs to the University of Athens and continues to stand out as a unique part of the city’s history, attracting thousands of locals and tourists who walk inside each day to light a candle, say a prayer and look around this sacred site.
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The World's 10 Most Beautiful Countries

Yahoo Daily News 09 Jul 2021
In recent years, the ancient temples and ruins of Athens and iconic blue domes and whitewashed facades of Oia have quickly become can't-miss attractions for travelers ... In recent years, the ancient temples and ruins of Athens and iconic blue domes and whitewashed facades of Oia have quickly become can't-miss attractions for travelers.
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Video: Restoring Belfast to the 'Athens of the north'

Belfast Telegraph 08 Jul 2021
people said that because they found it an attractive city.".
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Forgotten graveyard a trace of Athens’ pioneer past

The Athens News 05 Jul 2021
Among them is Margaret Haning Snowden, according to various accounts the first female white settler in central Athens County and one of the first two in the entire county ... Daniel’s book, “Athens County ... Hildreth, in his aforementioned book, describes the incentives that helped attract the Snowdens, Hanings and other settlers to Athens County.
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Woodson ready to lead at Federal Hocking

The Athens Messenger 03 Jul 2021
It’s the enthusiasm,” Woodson said. “If the coach doesn’t bring the energy, there won’t be any ... Woodson is certainly no stranger to Athens County, however ... Making a return to Athens County was an intriguing opportunity for Woodson. “The reason why it attracted me was, I always wanted to be able to give back (to the area),” Woodson said ... 28 at Holgate ... .
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