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The Greek Diaspora wealth does not only stem from successful entrepreneurs and respected personalities but also from the people who involved themselves with letters, art,...

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The local Greek community in Astoria has planned a special event for the unveiling of the 7-foot Sophocles statue that was placed in Athens...

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"Through My Eyes: St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Flushing, New York" is a collection of newspaper articles written by journalist/photographer Catherine Tsounis from 1987-2014....

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Famous Greek lyricist Lina Nikolakopoulou was present in two concerts organized in her honor in Astoria and Princeton University. During an interview Press Office...

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Greek National Defense Minister Panos Kammenos is expected to represent the government in this year's Greek Diaspora events for the celebration of Greek Independence...

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Three Greeks operating in the literary field were honored for their contribution in preserving the Greek language in the U.S. during this year’s Greek...

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Greek immigrants began to permanently settle in the American continent approximately at the end of the 19th century, with the majority choosing to live...

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Greek American Senator Michael Gianaris, Councilman Costa Constantinides and Assemblywoman Cathy Nolan celebrated Black History Month at Astoria Houses in conjunction with Congresswoman Carolyn...

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"In the ancient Greek myths, when a baby is born, the three fates pay him a visit. They've come to hand him its own...

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Apparently drinking games are much older than previously thought. According to LiveScience, 2,000 years ago, during parties in ancient Greece, men used to play...

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The Brooklyn Museum's "Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe" exhibition explores the origins of high heels worn by women and men across the world...

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Through February 1, 2015, the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art features sixteen brilliant masterpieces of El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos). The exhibition "El Greco in New York," which apotheosizes...