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Join Us For the 87th Supreme Convention in Magestic San Francisco, June 29th – July 5th, 2009 San Francisco is often called “everybody’s Favorite city,” a title earned by its scenic beauty, cultural attractions, diverse communities, and world-class cuisine. measuring 49 square miles, this very walk-able city is dotted with landmarks like the Golden Gate bridge, cable cars, alcatraz and the largest chinatown in the united States. a stroll of the city’s streets can lead to union Square, the italian-flavored north beach, Fisherman’s Wharf, the castro, Japantown and the mission district, with intriguing neighborhoods to explore at every turn. Views of the pacific ocean and San Francisco bay are often laced with fog, creating a romantic mood in this most european of american cities. the city has a colorful past, growing from a small village to a major city nearly overnight as a result of the 1849 Gold rush. the city is home to world-class theatre, opera, symphony and ballet companies and often boasts premieres of broadway-bound plays and culture-changing performing arts. San Francisco is one of america’s greatest dining cities. the diverse cultural influences, proximity of the freshest ingredients and competitive creativity of the chefs result in unforgettable dining experiences throughout the city. San Francisco has well over 32,000 hotel rooms on offer, from first-class hotels and ultra-chic boutique hotels to familiar names in lodging and budget friendly inns. IMAGE THIS PAGE: SFCVB PHOTO BY JERRY LEE HAYES IMAGE CREDITS FOR OPPOSITE PAGE ALCATRAz: SFCVB PHOTO BY LEWIS SOMMER FISHERMAn’S WHARF: SFCVB PHOTO BY JERRY LEE HAYES SKYLInE: SFCVB PHOTO BY MATTHEW BOWEn CHInATOWn: SFCVB PHOTO BY SAnDOR BALATOnI 1 the ahepan Winter 2009

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The AHEPAN - Winter 2009

The AHEPAN - Winter 2009
Presidents’ Messages
AHEPA Family News
Book Review
Special Report: Greek Independence Day
The 87th Supreme Convention in Magestic San Francisco
Ahepan on the Rise in South Carolina’s Executive Branch
Liberty Ship Arrives In Athens; Will Serve as a Floating Museum
Civic Responsibility
AHEPA Athletic 2009 Calendar
AHEPA Family Chapter News
In Memoriam

The AHEPAN - Winter 2009