110th Annual Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon Springs: Event Schedule

Thousands of people are expected to arrive in Tarpon Springs for the 110th Epiphany celebration, to be held on Wednesday, January 6, at the...

Tarpon Springs, FL Celebrates 105th Year of Epiphany Events

One day each year, eyes from around the world focus on Tarpon Springs, FL as thousands of religious pilgrims and spectators flock to the city....

Gus Bilirakis New Vice Chair of Congressional Armenian Caucus

Greek-American Florida Republican Congressman Gus Bilirakis was announced Republican Vice-Chair of the Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues. According to Armenpress, the move was warmly...

Five Greek Americans Elected to the House of Representatives

Five Greek-American politicians were elected in the House of Representatives. Democrat Representatives John Sarbanes, Dina Titus, Niki Tsongas, Charlie Crist and Republican Congressmen Gus...

Tarpon Springs Mayor Aims to Open a Bona Fide Hotel Close to the Famous...

Chris Alahouzos, Tarpon Springs' first Greek-born mayor has been serving in his position for just over a year and he is gearing up to make...

Metropolitan Methodios of Boston Gives Prayer at GOP Convention

Metropolitan Methodios of Boston offered the prayer on Aug. 29 at the Republican Party’s Convention in Florida during prime time coverage on television. Methodios...

Theodoros Griego: The First Greek to Set Foot in America on April 14, 1528

It was June 17, 1527 when a fleet of five ships with 600 men left the Spanish port of Sanlucar de Barrameda on a...

Building of American-Hellenic Community of Florida Inaugurated

The American-Hellenic Community of Florida is planning to establish a Greek retirement home. The official announcement of the new project was made during the...

Epiphany Cross Diver Accused of Rape

One of four Greek Orthodox teens honored last year after a botched cross-diving event to mark Epiphany is accused of raping a 15-year-old girl...

Greek Tennis Player Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Orange Bowl Final!

Greek tennis athlete Stefanos Tsitsipas has defeated world No1 Andrey Rublev in Florida's Orange Bowl 2-0 (6-4, 7-5), the most important junior tennis tournament after...

Tarpon Springs: Sarasota Teen Gets Epiphany Cross

Peter P. Smith emerged from a group of 43 teenage boys in Spring Bayou today with the blessed cross, the coveted prize of the...

Workshops on Traditional Greek Music in Tarpon Springs

The city of Tarpon Springs is presenting workshops for locals to learn to play Greek percussion instruments, Greek-style violin and music, on Wednesday, Jan....

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