Urban Life

Greek Street Magazine Seeks to Help Sellers Hit by Lockdown

The magazine Shedia, a source of income for many homeless individuals, is looking to subscriptions and other means to help its sellers.

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Sports

Antetokounmpo Family Donates 20,000 Masks to Athens Municipality

The masks are to be used by the people working on the front line in the fight against the new coronavirus.

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People

Greek Prodigy Pens ‘Isolation Waltz’ for a World in Lockdown

Watching 7-year-old Stelios Kerasidis play the piano will surely brighten your day in lockdown.

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Events

Easter Church Services to Be Held Behind Closed Doors

Easter is the period when more Greeks attend church than any other time of the year. This year, however, worshipers will have to follow services on TV.

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People

Greek President Praises Seamstress Who Donated Surgical Masks

Sakellaropoulou welcomed the voluntary contribution of many civilians, underlining the importance of solidarity during this unprecedented crisis.

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Animals

Greek NGO to Help Stray Dogs and Cats Impacted by Lockdown

The closure of restaurants and restrictions on movement have disrupted the food sources many strays depend on. One NGO is seeking to help fill the gaps.

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People

Manolis Glezos, Icon of WWII Resistance, Dies Aged 97

Manolis Glezos who became an icon of Greece's WWII Resistance for daringly tearing down the Nazi flag over the Acropolis, has passed away aged 97.

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Film

Festival 2.0: Thessaloniki Int’l Film Festival’s Answer to Self Isolation

TIFF has invited 11 directors to create short films about their self-isolation, part of its "Festival 2.0" featuring online screenings and more.

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