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Greek families embrace food, fellowship

His ancestors hail from the lush Greek island of Lesvos. Her lineage leads to Sparta, in the Greek mountain country. Since moving to Augusta in 1954, Chuck Ballas Sr. and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/06/met_449484.shtml
Metro
Greek euro exit no longer unthinkable

...estate, encouraging them to move manufacturing plants there.Tourism would also get a boost: booking a hotel room on a Greek island, for example, would suddenly become much cheaper for foreigners.As long as Greece uses the euro, it can't benefit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-05-11/greek-euro-exit-no-longer-
Quick hits

'Mamma Mia!' RELEASED: July 18 MPAA RATING: PG-13 THE PLOT: Sophie, a 20-year-old living on a Greek island, is about to get married. She has no idea who her father is, so she sends wedding invitations to three men who have the possibility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/02/xtr_471658.shtml
Xtreme
People in the News

...Interrupted." She also starred in the "Lara Croft" action movies, one of which includes scenes filmed on the Greek island of Santorini. * * * * NEW YORK -- Patti LaBelle and Jessica Simpson will perform at the "VH1 Divas" special, live...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/26/ent_405870.shtml
Things to Do
'Missing' adventure game melds fiction with reality

...projector still loaded with a reel. It's mostly quaint footage of a vacationing mother, father and daughter on a Greek island, but ends chillingly: While shooting a vista, the father accidentally captures blurry footage of two men murdering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/09/liv_424751.shtml
Life & style
Environmental movement goes mainstream

...voyage along the Amazon starting next Thursday will be Bartholomew's sixth green journey since the first in 1995 to the Greek island of Patmos - where biblical tradition says the book of Revelation was compiled. The efforts of Bartholomew and others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/08/rel_87993.shtml
Your Faith
Faith calendar

...PAUL: GREECE AND EPHESUS: Oct. 19-28; 10-day tour sponsored by St. Paul's Episcopal, includes four-day Greek island tour; $2, 895; deposit due April 1; balance due June 15; 724-2485, ext. 215 DAILY WORD, BIBLE TELEPHONE READINGS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/11/rel_54911.shtml
Your Faith
Video watch

...127 minutes) Nicolas Cage plays an Italian army officer who leads a small force in the occupation of a picturesque Greek island where the doctor's daughter (Penelope Cruz) blindsides him with love. She is engaged to a Greek partisan (Christian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/08/app_332121.shtml
Applause
Mamma Mia!

...satisfying cinematic experience. Leading the cast is Meryl Streep, who plays the proprietor of a remote hotel on a Greek island where, evidently, nobody actually speaks Greek. The rare moments when this movie hits its stride belong to her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/18/mov_504342.shtml
Movies
Faith calendar

...PAUL - GREECE AND EPHESUS: Oct. 19-28; 10-day tour sponsored by St. Paul's Episcopal, includes four-day Greek island tour; $2,895; deposit due April 1; balance due June 15; (706) 724-2485, ext. 215 DAILY WORD, BIBLE TELEPHONE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/25/rel_73262.shtml
Your Faith