2018 Miss Greek Independence Crowned in New York

17-year-old Anna Maria Fazio was the winner of the 2018 Miss Greek Independence Competition that took place on Saturday at the Stathakio Cultural Center...

Historic ‘Macedonia is Greece’ Rally Held in New York

Thousands of Greek Americans held a rally in New York to express their opposition to any use of the word “Macedonia” in the negotiations currently...

American Hellenic Institute Honors Exceptional Greek Americans (video)

The American Hellenic Institute (AHI) has hosted its 43rd annual Hellenic Heritage Achievement & National Public Service Awards at the Capitol Hilton in Washington DC,...

Greek Opposition Leader Visits US

Leader of Greece's largest opposition party, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, is visiting the U.S. The New Democracy head will be in Boston on Monday visiting the Greek community...

Greek Twin Towers Shoe Repairman Passes at 76

The legendary Greek shoe repairman of the World Trade Center, and later of Wall Street, Minas Polychronakis passed away on Wednesday at the age...

Greek Community Rallies Around Popular Cypriot Musician

Immigration agents have arrested a well-known Cypriot musician -- popular among New York's Greek-American community -- for apparent visa irregularities. Renos Efthimiou, a drummer who...

New York ‘Macedonia is Greece’ Rally Gets AHEPA Endorsement

The largest organization of Greek Americans has announced that it will participate in the "Macedonia is Greece" rally to be held March 18, in...

Greek-Americans Urge Trump to Condemn ‘Provocateur’ Turkey

The American Hellenic Institute (AHI) has called on President Donald Trump to condemn Turkish actions in the eastern Mediterranean which could pose "dire implications...

American Hellenic Council Delivers Earthquake Relief to Lesvos

The American Hellenic Council, a Los Angeles-based Greek-American advocacy organization, announced on Friday the successful delivery of $15,000 in earthquake relief to the village...

Greek-American Entrepreneur Honored for Orthodox Mission Work

A Greek-American entrepreneur who fled wartime Greece as a child has spent 30 years giving back by supporting Orthodox missionary work among some of...

Hellenic American Academy to Honor George Behrakis and Peter Maroutsos

The Hellenic American Academy will host its 11th annual gala honoring George D. Behrakis and Peter Maroutsos in Chicago, Feb 17.

Greek Orthodox Church Elects New Chicago Metropolitan

A senior Greek Orthodox clergyman with a specialization in public health, bioethics and inter-faith exchange has been unanimously chosen as Metropolitan of Chicago. The Very Reverend...

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