ALMA Bank opens 2nd branch in Astoria

The ‘Bank founded by expatriates for expatriates” ALMA BANK, inaugurated its second branch in Astoria, Queens on 29th Street and Ditmars Blvd in the...

Int’l Group Lobbies for Hagia Sophia Liturgy

The head of an international effort to restore the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul as a Christian place of worship on Thursday said affiliated groups...

Greek airline signs code-share deal with Delta

Greek airline Olympic Air said it had signed a deal with US carrier Delta Airlines on Thursday allowing code sharing on the Athens-New York...

Aris Melissaratos: Industrialist of the Year

The Baltimore Museum of Industry has named Aris Melissaratos, Senior Advisor to the President for Enterprise Development at Johns Hopkins University, the 2009 William...

Exclusive Interview: Ecumenical Patriarch on Environment, Turkey, and the US

His All Holiness, The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew proves one more time that his recognition as one of Time Magazine's 100 most influential people was...

Remembering the Americans and Greek-Americans of 9/11

Nearly 3,000 people died when terrorists flew two hijacked airplanes into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. Among the victims were also...

Irene Kacandes Relives Her Father’s Story

When she was very young, Irene Kacandes knew things about her father that had no plot, no narrator, and no audience. To her childhood...

1500 expatriate Olympic passengers “up in air”

The Union of Greek American Travel Agents (GATA) is expressing concerns over the fate of approximately 1500 Olympic Airlines passengers who have return tickets...

Dukakis May Be Appointed Senator of Massachusetts

Michael Dukakis, the former Greek-American Governor of Massachusetts, may be picked up for U.S. Senate, serving out the remainder of the late Ted Kennedy's...

The Last Traditional Greek Boat Builder in America

As a boy on the Island of Kalymnos, Greece, George Saroukos watched his father and grandfather build boats. Over time, he learned the craft....

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Announces Scholarship Recipients

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America is pleased to announce the awarding of scholarships...

A Greek Who Loves Scientific Breakthroughs

Peter Diamandis is the founder and guiding light behind the X PRIZE Foundation which offers money for breakthroughs in fields such as medicine, clean energy and space flight.

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