Dutch Kills Civic Association Executive Director George Stamatiades and Chris Vilardi, sculptor of the statue of Sophocles are shown with the nearly completed statue in Vilardi’s Long Island City studio

Statue Of Sophocles Will Complete Athens Square Park

A statue of the ancient Greek tragedian Sophocles will be installed in Athens Square Park, 20th Street and 30th Avenue, some time in the...

Cypriot FM Meets With Hillary Clinton

Minister of Foreign Affairs Marcos Kyprianou met on Wednesday at the US Congress with the Chairman and members of the Committee on Foreign Affairs...

Hermes Expo International April 24-25 in Atlantic City

With a main target of strengthening trade relations between the United States and Greece "Hermes Expo International" will be hosting the 19th exhibition during...

Obama proclamation on occasion of Greek Independence Day

US President Barack Obama on Thursday signed the annual proclamation issued by the White House to commemorate Greek independence day on March 25, the...

Hillary Clinton for Greek National Day

On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the people of Greece as they mark the Hellenic Republic’s 189th National Day....

Ambassador Tom Miller diplomatic advisor to Turkish – Cypriots

A veteran of the Cyprus issue, Ambassador Tom Miller has been officially included in the team of diplomatic advisors to the so-called Turkish-Cypriot state...

H. M. Koutoukas, Greek Author of Surrealist Plays, Dies at 72

H. M. Koutoukas, a prolific Obie Award-winning playwright who was a leading figure in Off-Off-Broadway theater in the 1960s, has died due to complications...

US Assistant Secretary on Cyprus and Halki Seminary

US Assistant Secretary of State Philip Gordon (foto) has said that United States continues to encourage the negotiations held between the two communities in...

Greek Folk Music in America, Blue Notes

Greek "rebetes" (folk musicians) of the tri-state area and beyond set the traditional Greek spirit loose in various restaurants, tavernas, special occasions and Greek...

Leonsis’ Capitals Named Finalist for Professional Sports Team of the Year

The Washington Capitals owned by Greek-American Ted Leonsis have been named a finalist for the Professional Sports Team of the Year at the 2010...

Famagusta’s “Sad Story” Presented in New York

Last month, members of the Greek Cypriot and Greek American community of all generations and ages, including an impressive number of people from the...

George Tselos: “Memories Guardian” on Ellis Island

He walks slowly through the corridors filled with nostalgia and tears. On the surrounding walls black & white photographs are telling the stories of...

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