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by Dem
Thu Nov 12, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: News
Topic: Terrible news from Hydra
Replies: 70
Views: 23007

Re: Terrible news from Hydra

Hi friends You might be interested to know that Greek police has announced that they have arrested the "leader" of the Georgian gang that robbed and killed unfortunate Manolis in Hydra last August. He was arrested in Athens area on Tuesday while police believe that his wife (the woman who participat...
by Dem
Mon Sep 14, 2015 8:06 pm
Forum: News
Topic: "So Long, Marianne: A Love Story" - Greek edition
Replies: 3
Views: 1734

Re: "So Long, Marianne: A Love Story" - Greek edition

The writer Kari Hesthamar will be in Athens on Saturday 19th September for a presentation of the Greek edition of her book "So Long, Marianne" by the editions Potamos: http://www.potamos.com.gr/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=330 Actress Lena Papaligoura will read extracts from the book: ...
by Dem
Thu Aug 20, 2015 4:11 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Terrible news from Hydra
Replies: 70
Views: 23007

Re: Terrible news from Hydra

To clarify a bit about the Georgians who are charged with Manolis robbery and death although the reports here are somewhat confusing: It seems there are 11 Georgians in total. 9 members of the gang and the 2 waiters in the tavern. 7 were arrested but the other 2 (a man and a woman) managed to escape...
by Dem
Tue Aug 18, 2015 6:32 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Terrible news from Hydra
Replies: 70
Views: 23007

Re: Terrible news from Hydra

The facts so far: Manolis died according to the coroner from asphyxiation with simultaneous cardiac arrest. He had also bruises in his face and body. It seems a couple of Georgians (man and woman) managed to escape from Hydra early on Sunday morning with a water taxi taking with them the loot (money...
by Dem
Mon Aug 17, 2015 5:40 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Terrible news from Hydra
Replies: 70
Views: 23007

Re: Terrible news from Hydra

by Dem
Mon Aug 17, 2015 5:34 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Terrible news from Hydra
Replies: 70
Views: 23007

Re: Terrible news from Hydra

Here are the latest news from Hydra according to several Greek news sites: Police in Hydra have detained 7 persons of Georgian descent (two of them are waiters in the tavern and the other five seem to be members of a Georgian gang that came to Hydra from Athens were they had also done some other rob...
by Dem
Mon Aug 17, 2015 12:31 am
Forum: News
Topic: Terrible news from Hydra
Replies: 70
Views: 23007

Re: Terrible news from Hydra

I am thinking if we,as the Leonard Cohen Forum, should
send a condolence letter to Mrs Christina (maybe a bit later)?

If you need any help about writing it in Greek or whatever
please tell me.

I am thinking about this tragic event all day long today and iI still can't "realize" it.

Dem
by Dem
Sun Aug 16, 2015 8:19 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Terrible news from Hydra
Replies: 70
Views: 23007

Re: Terrible news from Hydra

I was surprised to hear today on the radio about a crime on Hydra and when I check ed the news in the Internet my surprise turned to shock when I realized that the victim was Mr Manolis from "Christina and Manolis" tavern: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2015/08/16/67-year-old-male-dies-during-burgl...
by Dem
Sat May 30, 2015 5:09 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Hydra's Club " Lagoudera" owner about Leonard
Replies: 2
Views: 1489

Hydra's Club " Lagoudera" owner about Leonard

Babis Morres the owner of the legendary club of Hydra "Lagoudera" says this about Leonard in an interview he gave in 1990: "Leonard Cohen that is coming to Hydra many years and owns a house on the island, is a very interesting person and a good friend of Greece. Back then that he was a frequent clie...
by Dem
Fri Jan 23, 2015 9:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: LC in the Greek elections again
Replies: 4
Views: 1530

LC in the Greek elections again

(scroll down to 0:30)
http://youtu.be/kSMzItDK73w

PS) Thanks Andrew!

Dem
by Dem
Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:32 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen: "With Hydra, it was love at first sight"
Replies: 7
Views: 2593

Leonard Cohen: "With Hydra, it was love at first sight"

The "Les Inrockuptibles" special issue that has just been published contains a very long and interesting interview that Leonard gave to them back in 1991. Here is what he is saying about Hydra: With Hydra, it was love at first sight. The people, the architecture, the sky, the mules, the smell, life....
by Dem
Wed Sep 24, 2014 5:53 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Uncut magazine - review of Popular Problems
Replies: 2
Views: 1133

Re: Uncut magazine - review of Popular Problems

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by Dem
Wed Sep 24, 2014 5:52 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Uncut magazine - review of Popular Problems
Replies: 2
Views: 1133

Re: Uncut magazine - review of Popular Problems

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by Dem
Wed Sep 24, 2014 5:51 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Uncut magazine - review of Popular Problems
Replies: 2
Views: 1133

Uncut magazine - review of Popular Problems

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