Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks Receives Athens/Livanos Award, Employs Ancient Hellenic Values in Modern Times

Last week at the 32nd Cyprus and Hellenic Leadership Conference (PSEKA Conference), Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks and her father Van Vlahakis (posthumously) were honorees and received...

Transylvania University’s Professor Chris Begley to Join in Exploration of Ancient Shipwrecks in Greece

Chris Begley, associate professor and director of the anthropology and sociology programs at Transylvania University in Kentucky is spending his summer break from teaching...

WWII Hero Steve ‘Flying Greek’ Pisanos Passes at Age 96 [video]

World War II hero Steve Pisanos passed on Thursday in San Diego at the age of 96, only a few years after the publication...

Doing it For Yiayia: Greek-American Alexi Pappas Represents Greece in Rio

Greek-American Alexi Pappas will be representing her yiayia's (grandma's) native country of Greece at the Olympics in Rio. As she participated in qualifying events for the...

Turkey Should Respect Hagia Sophia Tradition, Says State Dept. Spokesperson

Turkey should respect the traditions in regards to the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, U.S. State Department Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner said in a briefing...

Getty Museum Announces Acquisition of Ancient Greek Vase

Today Timothy Potts, director of the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, enthusiastically announced the museum's acquisition of a Geometric Greek vase dating...

Valedictorian Andoni Mourdoukoutas Speech Inspires Michelle Obama

Valedictorian at City College of New York, Antoni Mourdoukoutas, left his mark of inspiration on First Lady, Michelle Obama as she was set to...

Billionaire Heir, Daren Metropolis, Buys the Playboy Mansion

Greek-American businessman Daren Metropoulos has purchased the Playboy mansion. According to the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) his contract allows him to take full tenancy of...

Pocket Theater Presents ‘Don Quixotes’ on June 9

Pocket Theater in Seattle, will present the incredible adventures of Don Quixote, narrated by two elves who travel in 16th century Spain and act most...

Pack the Perfect Care Package With Snacks You Can’t find in Greece!

Sure, you can find tons of snack foods in Greece, however, no one does snacks like the USA! Send you friends and family members a...