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Greek Expatriate of Astoria Under Arrest

Peter Belegronos, who is 29-year-old, has been wanted by American authorites and Interpol since 2005.  He has finally been arrested in Holland and faces...

FBI Honors 11 Greek Officers at U.S. Embassy, Athens

Eleven Greek officers, both men and women, received cooperation awards by the FBI during a ceremony taking place in the house of the American...

Hellenic Medical Society of NY’s New Priorities

An increase in the number of members of the organization, the intensification of the offering towards the Diaspora and support towards Greece during this...

Greek Lawyer Papanickolas Places in Top 10 Lawyers in Massachussetts

Greek expatriate, Emmanuel Papanickolas managed to persuade the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court to abolish the "natural accumulation" rule. The so-called "natural accumulation" rule held...

Greek Schools in USA

In New York operated the following types of schools: i. Bilingual classes integrated into the American system: 12 schools with Greek daily program (8-10 hours...

Greek-American Investor Finalizes Property Deal with Emporiki Bank

Emporiki bank announced the signing of an agreement with a Greek-American investor for the sale and lease-back of a portfolio of fourteen of the bank’s real...

Harvard Greek – American Scientist Conducts Study on Genes & Friendship

Dr. Nikolas Christakis of the University of Harvard, in collaboration with James Fowler, conducted a research study examining the role of genes in the creation or not of a...

Hellenic Quest is a Hoax and Apple doesn’t know about it

Hellenic Quest is not an e-learning program of ancient Greek distributed throughout the whole world by CNN as it has been written around the web....

UN Schedules Athens & Skopje Meeting Regarding FYROM, NYC

The United Nations special mediator for the name issue between Athens and Skopje, Ambassador Matthew Nimetz, will convene a meeting with the two sides. ...

Remains of Bouzouki Virtuoso Stelios Kazantzidis Unclaimed, N.J.

Giannakis Agelou, the best bouzouki player accompanying Kazantzidis over years, died recently. His dead body has remained unclaimed for days in a mourge in New Jersey. Giannakis,...

AHEPA Sends Letter to Hillary Clinton Denouncing Turkish Cypriot Authorities Regarding Orthodox Services

AHEPA (American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association), reacted sharply to information reporting that Turkish Cypriot authorities forced Orthodox churches in northern Cyprus to cancel Christmas...

Obama Honors Dr. Manolis Kellis with PECASE Award

Greek expatriate Dr. Manolis Kellis is one out of 85 scientists to receive the PECASE (Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers) Award...

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