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Ecuadorean midfielder Noboa signs with PAOK

Greek league leader PAOK has signed Ecuadorean international Christian Noboa on a two-and-a-half year contract.
January 9, 2015

PAOK is one win from Europa League's last 32

A late brace by Stefanos Athanasiadis gifted PAOK a precious win at Dynamo Minsk on Thursday, meaning that the Thessaloniki team is one win away from graduating from the group stage of the Europa League
eKathimerini: November 28, 2014

Monk’s cell beats jail for Greek fugitive

A fugitive from justice has preferred life as a monk over jail, holing up in monasteries in northeastern Greece for eight years before police finally tracked him down, police say.
Echonetdaily: November 12, 2014

Greek police clear Thessaloniki apartment used by zealot monks opposed to Orthodox Church head

Dozens of Greek police took part in an operation Friday to clear an apartment used as a hostel by a rebel monastery whose monks have been declared schismatic by the Orthodox Church.
Greenfield Daily Reporter: October 31, 2014

President Papoulias in Thessaloniki for the October 28 national holiday

President Karolos Papoulias arrived on Monday night in Thessaloniki to attend the celebrations of the October 28 national holiday (Ohi Day).
October 27, 2014

Veteran basketball player Misounof arrested for drugs and gun possession

Veteran basketball player Michail Misounof was arrested on Thursday charged with drugs and gun possession.
October 11, 2014

Greek woman 'buried alive by accident'

Police in northern Greece say they are investigating reports that a woman woke up to find herself buried in a coffin, only to die before being rescued.
BBC: September 26, 2014

Boutaris shortlisted for world mayor prize

Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris is among 26 mayors shortlisted for the World Mayor Prize 2014 bestowed by the independent City Mayors Foundation.
eKathimerini: September 23, 2014

Aris soccer club is relegated to the third division

Popular Thessaloniki club Aris will not play in the second division this season, following its relegation from the Super League in spring, but will go straight to the third division, the top tier of amateur soccer in Greece.
eKathimerini: September 6, 2014

Greek workers stage anti-austerity demonstration in Thessaloniki

Hundreds of people have held a peaceful demonstration in northern Greece to denounce austerity measures that the government has imposed to appease foreign creditors to help cap the country’s deepening debt crisis.
Press TV: September 6, 2014