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Nr. 139 - August 2010  
On the Trash Trail
Spending one month in the sun on a Greek island and earning college credit at the same time... could a summer get any better?
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What's on in August
Schedule of events in Paros, Antiparos, Naxos, Amorgos, the Minor Cyclades, Syros, Santorini, Sifnos in August 2010
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Letters to the Editor...
Closing the Circle, Thank you, PAWS, Efharisto, Ellines!, Accessibility on Paros, Maxine Wright
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Recent Press Releases
Press releases from MP Yiannis Vroutsis, MEP Kriton Arsenis, the Paros Eparcheio, the Trade & Business Association of Paros & Antiparos, the Union of Businesses Renting Rooms & Apartments (SEEDDE), the Paros Public Library, the Cultural Society of Drymalia Municipality, Naxos.
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The In Situ Museum of Naxos
The In Situ Museum on the island of Naxos is an archaeological site arranged in such a way as to allow the safe presentation of the findings to the public, exactly where they were uncovered.
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Animal Talk (PAWS)
News from the Paros Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)
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Sebastian’s Tale
It was an ordinary day in May when just around lunchtime we received a phone call that would turn our lives upside down, though in a good way.
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Animal Talk (NAWS)
News from the Naxos Animal Welfare Society (NAWS)
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Three July art exhibitions
A plethora of obligations kept us in July from attending several art openings. To catch up, on 23 July – a sultry, windless evening – we took in three, all very worth seeing. All three were in beautiful spaces in beautiful buildings.
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Paronaxia Arts
Previews of upcoming art exhibits, and several other cultural events in Paros, Antiparos and Naxos
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Arodo – Krios, Paros
Restaurant review by Bruce Hymers
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Paros Family Taverna, Paroikia, Paros
Restaurant review by Andy Kirk
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Sigi Ixthyos, Naoussa, Paros
Restaurant review by Andy Kirk
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It's All Greek to Me!
A summary of the main stories recently published in the local Greek papers.
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Aghios Philotheos Celebration
On 23 July, the celebration of Aghios Philotheos takes place every year at Longovardas Monastery on Paros, commemorating the extraordinary events which led to the sainting of the monastery's abbot, Philotheos Zervakos.
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It seems that many foreigners living in the Greek islands and filing tax returns in this country have not heard about some very important recent changes in Greek tax law which may affect them.
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A Nightlife Column by L. Storms
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You may remember a couple of months ago we mentioned the rumours we'd been hearing about a new Internet radio station from Paros.
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The Linguistics of Light
A review by Jeffrey Carson of Lisa Dart’s collection of poetry
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One of the things that I most relish on Naxos is the Papyrus bookshop.
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2010 Greek Islands Rally
The Annual Greek Islands Scooter Rally was conducted on Paros and Naxos from 25 May until 4 June this year.
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In a Fairytale Village, Children Thrive
Arriving at the summer home of the Orphanage of Aghia Triada on the road from Isterni to Kostos on Paros, my sister and I were surprised how quiet and peaceful it was, not realising, as we were later told, that it was the children’s siesta time.
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Crisis, Responsibility and Permaculture
An injection of positivism amidst a not-so-sunny summer, and a call for action by Elena Symeonidou
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Ano Syros officially named Cycladic champions, Pounta to Antiparos Swim, Nautical Club of Paros (NOP)
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