Former AHEPA Supreme President Gus J. James Passed Away at 79

The American Hellenic Education Progressive Association (AHEPA) mourns the passing of its past Supreme President Gus J. James from Norfolk, Virginia on January 1,...

NYT: George Papadopoulos’ Revelations Led to FBI Russian Probe

Greek-American former Trump adviser George Papadopoulos was the catalyst in the FBI investigation into a possible collusion between the Russians and the Trump candidacy...

Construction of St. Nicholas Church Destroyed in Sept. 11 Attacks Halted

Construction on the Greek Orthodox church destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks, was temporarily suspended on Tuesday, because of the inability to meet payment deadlines,...

National Hellenic Museum Achieves Record Growth in 2017

  The National Hellenic Museum (NHM) today announced its 2017 achievements, including a 29 percent year-over-year increase in patrons served. More than 21,000 people of all...

Greek American Evangelos Argyrakis Files for Attorney General in Nebraska

Omaha attorney Evangelos Argyrakis, son of Greek immigrants, has filed as a Democratic candidate for attorney general, according to the Lincoln Journal Star. Argyrakis said...

Multiple Fatalities as Amtrak Train Derails in Washington State

An Amtrak passenger train has derailed on an overpass in Washington state, falling partly onto an interstate freeway east of Olympia. The Pierce County sheriff's...

December 19, 1964: ‘Zorba the Greek’ Premieres in New York

On this day in 1964, a movie that spells "Greece" like no other premiered in New York City. "Zorba the Greek" is the timeless,...

The Most Festive Christmas House in NYC is Greek and Has 300,000 Lights!

One of the best decorated homes in New York City, belongs to a Greek, originally from Chios. Mr. Isidoros Bilas started the amazing tradition 35...

Kentucky Governor Campaign Returns Donation Received from Former Trump Adviser George Papadopoulos

The Kentucky Governor campaign returned a donation it received from former Donald Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos, who pleaded guilty in October to lying...

Republican Congressman Gus Bilirakis Condemns Turkish President’s Comments

Florida Greek-American Republican congressman Gus Bilirakis has joined prominent Greeks around the world in denouncing Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan's comments in Athens, about...

Official Dinner and Leadership Award at Capital Link Forum on Greece

On Monday December 11, 2017, the “19th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum” concluded with an Official Dinner presenting the “2017 Hellenic Capital...

Tillerson Urged to Condemn Erdogan’s Remarks on Turkish-Greek Borders

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), co-chair and co-founder of the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, on Tuesday urged Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to...

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