Pyx Lax Rock Terminal 5 in NYC (Video)

Pyx Lax, probably the most famous Greek Rock band,  rocked a sold out Terminal 5 in New York City. It is estimated that 2,500...

Sophocles Statue Placed in Astoria Park

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...

Poet Cavafy Travels Around the World

On Friday, Greeks of Metropolitan New York will be able to watch a music and poetry related play, by the team called "Cavafy" from...

Epirus Folk Art Museum is Largest Greek Diaspora Museum in Greater NY Area

The influence of Epirus' cultural heritage in visual arts was presented at the art exhibition at the Epirus Folk Art Museum in Astoria, New York. The museum...

Markopoulos Tabbed for Pheidippides Award in N.Y.

One of Greece's best-known composers, Yannis Markopoulos, give a concert in New York, where he will also receive the 2012 Pheidippides Award in honor...

Greek Transport Minister Hatzidakis in N.Y.

Kostis Hatzidakis, Minister for Transport, Communication and Development, is set to give an address on Nov. 28 at a dinner organized by Andrew N....

Gilles Marini Receives the Artistic Achievement Humanitarian Award

This year, Hellenic Times Scholarship Fund (HTSF), founded by acclaimed children’s book author Nick Katsoris, honored Marini with its “Artistic Achievement Humanitarian Award.” On being...

«Heroes: Mortals and Myths in Ancient Greece» exhibition in NY inaugurated by culture minister

Greece’s culture and tourism minister Pavlos Geroulanos on Tuesday evening inaugurated the exhibition: “Heroes: Mortals and Myths in Ancient Greece” hosted by the Alexandros...

Greek-American Linked to NY Gambling Ring

Greek-Australian Peter Skyllas, 51, from Bronx, New York, is among the 34 people who were arrested last month with charges of involvement in illegal...

Senator Gianaris Welcomes Citibike to Western Queens

At a press conference with Department of Transportation (DOT) Commissioner Polly Trottenberg, Alta Bike Share officials and local leaders, Greek-American Senator Michael Gianaris welcomed...

Complimentary Admission for Youth Ambassadors of the Gabby Awards Weekend

Become a Youth Ambassador of the Gabby Awards Weekend. Get a complimentary pass for all official events and all-expense paid trip to the Big...

Greek Community of Corona Celebrates Centenary from Elytis and Gatsos’ Brith

The Greek Orthodox Community of the Transfiguration of Christ paid a musical tribute to Greek poets Odysseas Elytis and Nikos Gatsos on November 13. In...

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