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The Hellenic Initiative Announces 2nd Annual Banquet to Honor Behrakis, Pappajohn, Peterson

The Hellenic Initiative (THI), a global nonprofit whose mission is to mobilize the Greek diaspora to support sustainable economic renewal for Greece and its...
Sylvia Mathews Burwell with President Obama

Obama Nominates Greek-American Sylvia Mathews Burwell as Secretary of HHS

US President Barack Obama has nominated Greek American Sylvia Mathews Burwell as the new Secretary of HHS. Sylvia Mathews Burwell, the current director of...
Greek Parade in New York 2014

New York: Thousands Attend 193rd Greek Independence Parade

Thousands of people flocked to the heart of New York City on Sunday to celebrate the 193rd annual Greek Independence parade. New York City’s parade,...

Tim Lambesis Pleads Guilty to Trying to Hire Hitman to Kill Wife

The lead singer of Grammy-nominated metal band As I Lay Dying has pleaded guilty to trying to hire someone to kill his estranged wife. Tim...

State Department: Xeros Must be Immediately Arrested

The United States once again expressed their deep concern for Christodoulos Xeros and his taped message with threats of violence. The U.S. is “deeply concerned...

Tarpon Springs: Sarasota Teen Gets Epiphany Cross

Peter P. Smith emerged from a group of 43 teenage boys in Spring Bayou today with the blessed cross, the coveted prize of the...

ΝΥΤ: Window of Opportunity for Greece and Its Investors

Greece has been the markets’ whipping boy for most of the past four years. But in the past few months sentiment has changed and...
Avramopoulos at AJC

Greek Defence Minister Avramopoulos to speak at Tufts and Harvard Universities

Defence Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos will address on Wednesday the Constantine G. Karamanlis Chair in Hellenic and European Studies at Tufts University's Fletcher School of...

UN Chief Hopes Greek, Turkish Cypriot Leaders can Overcome Negotiation Impasse

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon on Friday expressed the hope that the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders could overcome the impasse on resumption...

New ISAW Exhibition Examines Geographic Knowledge in Ancient Greek and Roman Societies

An exhibition focused on ancient cartography and the ways in which Greek and Roman societies perceived and represented both the known and unknown worlds...

Niarchos Foundation Pledges 100M Euros For Greek Youth

The Board of Directors of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (www.SNF.org) has announced a call to action to help create new opportunities for Greece's younger...

Samaras, Venizelos’ Brief Meeting in NY

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras met with Government Vice President Evangelos Venizelos immediately after his arrival to New York. Samaras and Venizelos discussed all the...

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