Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of Aug 27 – Sept 2

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This week’s top 10 Positive Greek News articles

WindyCity Greek is your source for Positive Greek News. It’s our mission in life to bring you the best of the Greek world. We also scan the headlines, and look for other positive news. Each week, our staff selects the best of the web. Let’s see what were the top Positive Greek News articles this past week!

 

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Crazy Ideas That Yield Insane Success: ‘We Founded A Luxury Brand Amidst Greece’s Debt Crisis’

Alarmed to read that the centuries old tradition of craftsmanship was dying out amidst the financial crisis sweeping Greece in 2011, best friends Mareva Grabowski and Dimitra Kolotoura determined to do something about it.  Read more

 

Greek chic: Discover the Athenian Riviera

LIVE in the lap of luxury on the resplendent Athenian Riviera. Read more

 

Greek school gets new Leeds home

The house – which used to be a business – on Avenue Crescent will be the new home of the Three Hierarchs Greek Orthodox Church’s Greek School. Read more

 

Learning about the joys of Greek culture through folk dancing

Happiness. That’s the role that Greek folk dance is utilized for. Read more

 

Six Superb Greek Islands for Foodies

Greek islands offer the finest local delicacies and this is an article for those who look to be taken away by both natural beauty and local gastronomy.  Read more

 

Belmont Shore To Benefit From Passing On Greek Tradition

Fanis Pietris said his great-grandfather started making breads in Greece in 1930. Fanis’s grandfather and namesake, Fanis Pietris, opened a small village bakery in Korinthia in 1973. Eventually, the Pietris family built 20 different bakery and catering locations across the southern region of Greece. Read more

 

Acropolis now: the rise of Greek food in the UAE 

Many were doubtful Greek food could enjoy such a revival, but it appears the predictions may have had some truth to them. And that is being reflected in the rise in the number of noteworthy places to eat Greek across the UAE. Read more

 

Greek island of Lefkada gets attention in the Netherlands

The hidden gems of  Lefkada were recently discovered by Griekenland.net. Read more

 

Ambassador Pyatt visits Rhodes, meets Southern Aegean Region governor

U.S. Ambassador in Athens Geoffrey Pyatt on Wednesday met Southern Aegean Region governor Giorgos Hatzimarkos, during a visit to the island of Rhodes. Their talks focused on potential investments and economic cooperation between the U.S. and S. Aegean. Read more

 

The Last of the Calabrian Greeks

During the summer months, Olimpia stays busy teaching Greko language classes in the Greko-Calabrian region to students that have either forgotten Greko or never had the opportunity to learn the language in their childhood homes. Read more


That’s it for this week! Check for a new list next Saturday!

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Maria A. Karamitsos

Maria A. Karamitsos

Founder & Editor at WindyCity Greek
For 10 years, Maria served as the Associate Editor and Senior Writer for The Greek Star newspaper. Her work has been published in GreekCircle magazine, The National Herald, GreekReporter, HarlotsSauce Radio, Women.Who.Write, and more. Maria has contributed to three books: Greektown Chicago: Its History, Its Recipes; The Chicago Area Ethnic Handbook; and the inaugural Voices of Hellenism Literary Journal.
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