|Paros Life Website
Our website PAROSLIFE.COM is now up and running since early August!
Thanks to the great work of Nicolas and Bernie at PAROSWEB.COM,
you can now get the "What's On" information emailed to
you at the beginning of each month automatically by subscribing
to the online version.
to current information, schedules and stories, we are also in the
process of loading all our back issues which you can browse using
a full text search facility. No more ploughing through piles of
back issues to try to find that valuable information you know was
published once upon a time.
also soon be possible to renew your subscription to the printed
version (which includes photographs and advertising information
that is not available online) by credit card - another facility
that should make life easier for our readers. So check out our web
site and let us know what you think!
Paros Garbage Regulations
Article 6 of the Paros Garbage Regulations states that "Useless
objects like old mattresses, tables, electrical goods, etc, are
classified as special garbage and it is the duty of the owners to
dispose of them properly." Special municipal vehicles are available
in this respect and they can be hired by telephoning the Ypiresia
Kathariotitas (cleaning service) of the Municipality (tel: 21200).
The price of this service ranges from a minimum of 5,000 up to 20,000drs
(for a full load).
Women's Support Group
Run by two USA-trained social workers - Mary Stavropoulos & Allessandra
Sax-Lane, starting this month in Athens is a new support group for
English-speaking women coping with life adjustment issues in Greece.
Further info from: Dimokratias 5, Ano Pefki, Athens 151 21, tel:
Mary-01-612-4091, Allessandra-01-805-3480. email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Athens Stock Market
If you have any questions about investing in the Greek stock market,
please send them to us at email@example.com.
We will pass them on to Tina Papakonstantopoulou of M. Megas Introductory
Stock Exchange Firm and publish her response in a future edition.
Paros Gymnastics-Athletics Association
On Saturday 25th August, together with local authorities, the Gymnastics-Athletics
Association organized a 55km marathon run around Paros. Participating
from Paros were Andreas Dragatis,Giorgos Papanikolaou, Maria Sifnaiou
and Marios Fournaris. There were also three runners from Volos and
one from South Africa. The following day an awards ceremony with
a buffet offered by the Aliprantis and Nikitas Patisseries, was
held in the garden of the President of the Association, Markos Kovaios.