Zoi Dimitrakou: Third Greek Female Basketball Player to Join WNBA

Zoi Dimitrakou will be the third Greek female basketball player who will play in the WNBA league. The 28-year-old international forward that currently plays for...

Greek-American Helps Decorate the White House for Christmas

Greek florist and decorator Maria Lalagos was one of the 89 volunteers who were selected from thousands of applications to decorate the US presidential...

Rare Greek Bronze Statues Presented at the National Gallery of Art

An exhibition entitled Power and Pathos: Bronze Sculpture of the Hellenistic World, featuring 50 rare Greek bronze sculptures, opened at the National Gallery of...

Kallinis Sisters’ Baking Empire In USA

Georgetown Cupcake, the thriving, sugary empire of Greek-Canadian sisters Katherine Kallinis Berman and Sophie Kallinis LaMontagne, based in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., pops out...

White House Meeting to Discuss Financial Aid to Greece

White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough and prominent members of the Greek-American Community discussed the possibility of U.S. aid to crisis-stricken Greece, with...

Rep. Maloney Urges Solution to Greek Debt Crisis

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today released the following statement after a House Foreign Affairs Committee briefing with Treasury Assistant Secretary for International Finance...
Greek Independence Day Proclamation

White House on IMF Payment: We Expect Greece to Keep Its Commitments

“We’ve long made clear that we expect the Greeks to keep their commitments,” White House press secretary Josh Earnest told reporters. “I’d refer you...

Reps Maloney and Bilirakis Urge President Obama to Support Greece

WASHINGTON – Congressional Hellenic Caucus Co-chairs Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) today urged President Obama to support an agreement with...

Seleni Gathers Top Policymakers on Capitol Hill, Honors Two Mothers in Public Service

On Friday June 12th, nearly 200 people came together on Capitol Hill to honor the leadership of women and mothers in public service and recognize their commitment to improving maternal mental health and family life.

Police Find Weapon Used in Greek-American Businessman Murder

According to the U.S. police a baseball bat was the weapon used to murder Greek-American businessman Savvas Savopoulos. Savopoulos' wife Amy, their 10-year-old son and...

New Evidence Links Daron Dylon Wint To D.C. Mansion Killings

New incriminating pieces of evidence for 34-year-old African-American Daron Dylon Wint were released by police regarding the grisly homicides of prominent Greek-American businessman Savvas Savopoulos, his wife Amy,...

Greek-American Film ‘Promakhos’ to Be Screened in Washington, D.C.

The Greek Culture Foundation, the Department of Modern Greek Studies at Georgetown University and the Pillars of Greek Culture Foundation have organized a screening...