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Kastoría

(kästôrē`ə), city (1991 pop. 15,710), capital of Kastoría prefecture, N Greece, in Macedonia, on a peninsula extending into Lake Kastoría. It is a market for farm produce, and it has fisheries. In the 17th and 18th cent. it was a major fur-trade center. In the city are many small Byzantine churches and palatial homes.
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Contract notice: International electronic open tender for the procurement of kidney support devices - mtn filters (cpv: 33181000-2) and kidney treatment supplies (cpv: 33181500-7), For the needs of the general hospital of kastoria, Y.
They were: Wince (Classic winner: 1,000 Guineas); Kastoria (Classic winner: Irish St Leger); Cityscape (Dubai Duty Free); Squeak (Beverly Hills H'cp; Matriarch); Nahrain (Prix de l'Opera; Flower Bowl Invitational); Altieri (Premio Presidente della Repubblica - twice); Favourable Terms (Nassau); Prince Kirk (Prix d'Ispahan); Field Of Hope (Prix de la Foret); Sulk (Prix Marcel Boussac); Leadership (Gran Premio di Milano); Red Bloom (Fillies' Mile); Daryakana (Hong Kong Vase); Announce (Prix Jean Romanet); Selmis (Premio Presidente della Repubblica); Forte Dei Marmi (Northern Dancer Turf) and Thistle Bird (Pretty Polly, Curragh).
Ernest was born in Kastoria, Greece son of the late Haralambos and Eleni (Bartzokis) Koumpis.
The swakara Black top lot skins will be used to create two special garments, which will be exhibited at the fur fairs in Kastoria and Hong Kong.
Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (15th: 2011: Kastoria, Greece) Ed.
Petsalnikos, 61, was initially treated in his home constituency of Kastoria, northern Greece but was subsequently flown to an Athens hospital specialising in pulmonary cases, Greek media reported.
The three counties with non-metropolitan cities, specifically Achaia (Patras), Ioannina and Kastoria (for simplification these areas will be referred to using the name of their major city).
A half-sister, by Galileo, to Irish St Leger winner Kastoria, she shaped like a certain future winner when coming home well to chase home the promising Notable Graduate, which followed-up in Gowran Park yesterday.
It undertook to develop Zone 5 of the programme (Florina, Pella, Grevena, Kozani, Kastoria, Imathia, Heraklion, Lasithio, the islands of Aigina, Poros, Angistri, as well as Salamina and Ampelakia) and currently provides coverage in all four districts of Crete through a collective network of 1,600 kilometres of fibre optic lines.
In Greece, apart from Athens and Thessaloniki, where the embassy and consulate are situated respectively, there are plans for polling stations to open in Patra, Komotini, Volos, Dhrama, Rhodes, Mitilini, Ioannina, Kalamata, Kastoria, Crete and Larissa.
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Major fires were ablaze around the country, including in Corinth, the southern Peloponnese near Mount Tayetos, Kozani, Kastoria and Ioannina in north Greece, and on the western island of Cephallonia, where the flames imperilled a nature reserve that is home to ponies native to the island.