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submitted by Kytherian Cultural Exchange on 10.09.2011
From suite 101.com
• May 29, 2011
• Kathy Warnes
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Lafcadio Hearn 18x12x11" Cast Bronze (Ed. of 9)
The Kenny Gallery
Lafcadio Hearn lost his mother as a child and led an erratic writer's life, but he finally found his roots in a combination of Japanese and Greek culture.
"It has been wisely observed by the greatest of modern thinkers that mankind ...
The Japan Times
Friday, Nov. 5, 2010
By LISA GAY and FINTAN MONAGHAN
One hundred and twenty years ago, Greek-Irish writer Lafcadio Hearn first arrived in Japan; in Matsue, a provincial backwater in Shimane Prefecture, he became Koizumi Yakumo — his adopted Japanese name. Enamored with the city's ancient and enduring culture, he married into a local samurai family: No wonder, then, that it was in Matsue that Hearn wrote his famous "Glimpses ...
reknowned Japanese Kytherian author. (In Greek).
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submitted by Kytherian Cultural Exchange on 23.08.2011
When you have a name like ‘Napoleon’, people never forget you. So perhaps it was fate that this exuberant man was bestowed such a title by his parents, considering his incredible journey to become one of Australia’s leaders in the business of beauty. Napoleon Perdis’ remarkable personality combined with his inexhaustible energy are key to his success, and in a similar ...
submitted by Good Weekend Magazine on 23.08.2011
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Good Weekend Magazine. 20th August, 2011. page 46.
Interview by Donna Walker-Mitchell.
the cosmetics king, 41, tells what he knows about...
Mum is my original muse. She’s nearly 70 and came from the island of Kythera, Greece. She would wear make-up, her dresses were custom-made and every season she would take us ...
submitted by Kytherian World Heritage Fund on 28.06.2011
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Photograph: Ruby Brown Feros signing copies of George: his passion, at the Byron Bay book lauch, May 20th, 2011. Rene Feros, in the foreground.
Chris Plowman's APRIL Newsletter
Page 2. Issue 173, April 2011
Ruby M Brown has been one of my customers for many years. Ruby was one of my clients when I had the pharmacy at 140 Auburn Street. In more recent times Ruby has been a keen user of ...
submitted by Kytherian Newsflash on 28.06.2011
Photograph: The beautifully appointed Feros Care facility, at Bangalow, northern, NSW.
28th May 20th
Contact Jennie, by email
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Photograph: Member for Richmond, Justine Elliot, with Ruby M Feros at the book launch. Friday 20th May, 2011.
Byron Shire Echo.
Another piece of local history has been published – author Ruby M Feros, daughter of George Feros, has just penned a book about her father, entitled George: his passion.
George was a well regarded identity who worked tirelessly ...
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Photograph: Ruby Feros with an old Byron Bay schoolmate Col Hadwell at a dinner held after the launch of her book, George: his passion, at Feros Care, Byron Bay, NSW, 20th May, 2011.
By Gary Chigwidden
Byron Shire News, May 26, 2011. page 4.
A time of laughter and tears. That's how Ruby Feros described life with her father George, an eccentric trailblazer who spent 25 years raising funds ...
submitted by Angelos Grammenos on 08.06.2011
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Εμεινε στην ιστορία ως το παιδί-θαύμα του ελληνικού κινηματογράφου. Και όσο και αν άλλαξε, παραμένει ακόμη ένα άδολο «παιδί» ...
submitted by Angelos Grammenos on 11.06.2011
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Download a .pdf "report" of the Eptanesian Award to George Miller here:
Βραβείο στον Γιώργο Μηλιώτη - George Miller από την Ένωση Επτανησίων Η Ένωση Επτανησίων Ελλάδας, στο πλαίσιο βράβευσης σημαντικών προσωπικοτήτων ...
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Vasilis Kailas receiving his Eptanesian award
Upload the Eptanesian "report" and biography (in Greek) as a .pdf, here:
Upload another brief "report" and biography (in Greek) as a .pdf, here:
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Nikos Petrochilos accepting his Eptanesian Award
Download a .pdf of the "report" re: Eptanesian award to Professor Nikos Petrochilos, here:
The Union of Ionian (Seven) Islands, on 29th May 2011, at 6:00 pm, in the Old Parliament House, Syntagma Square, ...
submitted by Kytherian World Heritage Fund on 08.03.2011
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Ruby brown places George his passion on deposit at the National Library, Canberra, accompanied by her niece, Lauren Brown, (right) who is volunteers coordinator National Library. The third woman, is part of the legal deposit team at the Library.
submitted by George Poulos on 02.02.2011
in writing the book, George, his passion
George, his passion
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submitted by Newcastle Herald on 10.01.2011
Newcastle Herald, Weekender
Hunter-raised opthalmologist Minas Coroneo can see bountiful health benefits in the Mediterranean diet, writes NEIL JAMESON.
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In 2000, Minas Coroneo’s passion for public health caused him to stage an unusual protest. The ...
submitted by James Victor Prineas on 19.12.2010
My acquaintance with Kyria Janoula goes back to summer 1962 when I, as a technical student, worked for Mr. Koksma’s World Council of Churches Team at Kythera. She and her husband were the proud owners of Ameriali in Karavas. As I was working in Diakopoulianika for the new municipality water system I was allowed to have my lunch at their place. Also in weekends when there was a party my fellow team members and I went there to dance and enjoy the wine and mezedes. One year later in August being ...
submitted by Greekshops .com on 10.12.2010
Vic and Jack Castrission owned the Niagara from the 1930’s to the 1980’s. In the early days it was hailed as “one of the finest cafes in the country” and, following the opening ceremony by the Hon W.F.M. Ross MLA in 1938, the brothers donated the day’s gross takings to the Gundagai Hospital.
In 1942, just after midnight, Jack was locking up when there was a knock at the door. He opened it, prepared to tell an unwelcome visitor where to go, to discover Prime Minister John ...
submitted by Wikipedia Free Encyclopedia on 10.12.2010
Professor Manuel Aroney has his own WIKI entry, largely it would seem on the back of the entries in www.kythera-family.net
Accessed Dec, 2010
Manuel James Aroney AM, OBE , is an Australian academic and human rights advocate.
Aroney is the only child of Dimitrios and Stamatina Aronis (Aroney) who both were born in Aroniadika, Kythera, Greece. They met up again in Sydney, married in 1926 in Townsville and then opened the Central Cafe in Mackay, ...
submitted by Kytherian Cinema Review on 12.04.2010
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Honoured: Oscar-winning director George Miller. (Getty Images: Lucas Dawson )
Director George Miller was awarded France’s most prestigious artistic award, the Order of Arts and Letters. Miller received the award, known in France as Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, by French ambassador to Australia Michel Filhol at the opening of the French Film Festival in Sydney on Tuesday night.
As a Greek-Australian and an environmentally aware citizen, I have followed the debates around developing renewable energy sources in both...
Your name appeared as my DNA matched 4th-6th cousin which surprised me! So how we...
I am related to Vasiliki Bouterou. She is my great great grandmother. She married a theodore comino....
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About 5 minutes into the program Ada Margariti, who is an Attorney at Law, speaks about how she came to...
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Gorgeous Ruby! Ruby's father was Evangelo Megaloconomos born 7 September 1891, died 29 January 1983
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