AFGLC Establishes Hellenic Studies Program at St. Petersburg College

The American Foundation for Greek Language and Culture (AFGLC) managed to establish a program for teaching Modern Greek Language and Culture at yet another...

Florida Folk Heritage Award honors Tarpon Greek sponge diver

The Tarpon Springs Department of Cultural and Civic Services recently announced that Anastasios "Taso" Karistinos was the recipient of a 2010 Florida Folk Heritage...

Sarbanes, Bilirakis Ponder Syria Vote

The American public opinion is very clear regarding the possibility of a U.S. military intervention in Syria, with the majority of citizens against such...

Greek Community Showcased at Tarpon Springs Heritage Museum

The Greek Community of Tarpon Springs exhibit is a crucial part of the museum. Supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for...

Chris Alahouzos is 1st Greek to Serve as Vice Mayor, Tarpon Springs, FL.

Chris Alahouzos left his homeland, Kalymnos, at the age of 14 to visit America with his father, who was a sponge diver. They settled...

Tarpon Springs: Greeks Ready for Epiphany Celebration

The Baptism of Jesus Christ by St. John the Baptist in the River Jordan will be celebrated on Friday, Jan. 6, at St. Nicholas...

21st Leadership 100 Conference Elects New Chairman; Sets Higher Goals

08D5nWgIn9s The 21st Annual Leadership 100 Conference concluded successfully last Sunday, surpassing the expectations of all its accomplished members, board of directors and attendees. During the conference...

Former Gov. Charlie Crist to Speak at Democratic Convention

Republican-turned-Independent former Florida governor Charlie Crist (Cristodoulou) of Greek descent will enjoy another politician re-incarnation when he speaks at the Democratic National Convention that...

Greek Festival at Greek Orthodox Church in Florida

Eleven members of the Bainbridge College Social Science Club had the opportunity to sample Greek culture and cuisine at the 2011 Greek Festival hosted...

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...

Largest Bronze Sculpture Of Greek Mythology to be Unveiled in Miami

Internationally acclaimed artist Ginés Serrán will make a grand declaration of peace when he unveils the world’s largest bronze sculpture of Classical Mythology, “The...

Hudson Teen Recovers Holy Cross in Tarpon Springs Epiphany Celebration

Hudson's 17-year-old Anderson Combs is the lucky teenager who retrieved the coveted holy cross from Spring Bayou during St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral’s 110th annual...

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