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A powerful earthquake shook the island of Kefalonia yesterday afternoon, January 26th, 2014. The earthquake with 5.8 magnitude occurred at 3:55 pm, with the epicenter located near the town of Lixouri. Fortunately only minor damages were reported.
Among 812 wines that were tasted in the 9th International Wine Competition that took place in Thessaloniki, Northern Greece, a few days ago, the Kefalonian wine San Gerassimo took the silver medal, proving once more the high quality of the island's wine.