US Reps Urge Pres. Erdoğan: Reinstate and Preserve Christian Traditions at Panagia Sumela Monastery

The government of Turkey abruptly revoked the license for the Annual Divine Liturgy for the Feast of the Assumption at Panagia Sumela Monastery in Trabzon on...

What to do and Where to Eat in Greektown, Chicago

Want to spend an unforgettable afternoon visiting the Greektown neighborhood in Chicago? With so much going on, especially during the summer months, it is easy...

Greek Fest Fever Hits Honolulu!

The 35th annual Greek Festival is getting ready to kick off on August 27 through 28 in Honolulu, Hawaii. The festival is set tho take...

Man Makes Miniature Crete in Brooklyn, Wife Keeps it Alive [pics + video]

Late retired tailor George Kortsolakis was born in Vamos, Crete, in 1955. Though he moved to Brooklyn he never forgot his homeland. Now, the...

American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association Elects Supreme President Zachariades

Andrew C. Zachariades has been elected supreme president by the delegates of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) at their 94th Annual Supreme...

Exhibit at National Geographic Museum Celebrates 5,000 Years of Greek Culture [video]

The National Geographic Museum in Washington, DC has an amazing exhibit called The Greeks: Agamemnon to Alexander the Great. The exhibit is packed with artifacts ranging from...

When You Are Greek + Italian = Crazy

Being a biracial mixture of Greek and Italian blood lines can lead to a lot of confusion and feuding as each side of the...

Top 10 You Know You’re Greek When…

Growing up Greek outside of Greece sets you apart from others, like it or not. There are just so many things that define Greeks...

CYPRECO’s Folk Arts Progam “The Last Kerchief Maker of Cyprus” a Huge Success

As part of its ongoing cultural mission of promoting the rich folklore of Cyprus in America, CYPRECO presented with outstanding success a new folk...

Pocket Theater Presents ‘Don Quixotes’ on June 9

Pocket Theater in Seattle, will present the incredible adventures of Don Quixote, narrated by two elves who travel in 16th century Spain and act most...

The History of Greektown Chicago from the 1840s to Present Day

As with many cities throughout North America, Chicago's Greektown came about as a result of Greek ship captains arriving in the city during the...

Female Greek-American Professor Wins 2016 Presidential Award for Mentoring

Greek-American Professor Lydia Kavraki, the Noah Harding Professor of Computer Science and Professor of Bioengineering at Rice University, received the 2016 Presidential Award for...

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