The Greek American Candidates for Congress

Eight individuals of Greek descent are running for Congress: Shelley Berkley, Gus Bilirakis, John Sarbanes, Zack Space, Niki Tsongas, Jane Mitakides, Jim Trakas, and Dina Titus.

Forget Expedia … AHEPA launches travel Website

AHEPA now has its own travel website at: www.ahepatravel.com. When you book travel on the AHEPA website the organization will receive a portion of the travel commission.

New term limit law may put an end to Catsimatidis’ dreams for office

By a 29-22 vote, the city council gave officeholders the option of three consecutive four-year terms and may put an end to political futures of those who were lining up to run for mayor next year, including John Catsimatidis.

George Stephanopoulos: Asking the Tough Questions

George Stephanopoulos is currently the Chief Washington Correspondent for ABC News and anchor of ABC's Sunday morning political affairs program, "This Week with George Stephanopoulos."

On Greek Time…

When your Greek friend tells you, you will be meeting around 5, it is perfectly acceptable for him/her to be there around 5:30, 6:00, 6:30 or even 8:00 if it is understood that you'll be waiting at your place anyway so you won't be getting out of your way.

Son and Mother Team Bring Life to Artistic Work

Michael Paraskevas was always around the arts since his mother worked with Broadway producer Harry Rigby when he was growing up. Now they work together on creating TV shows and have also published 20 books for children.

Innovative NY Stylist on the Rise

Artemis’ interest began in college after she taught herself character makeup for a production of The Crucible. She soon graduated to working with up and commers and celebrities from overseas, like Charlotte Dawson, Annet Artani & Madelin Zero.

List with the highest rated Congressmen from AHEPA released

WASHINGTON, D.C. - AHEPA has released its 2008 Congressional Scorecard for the 110th Congress on issues of importance to the Hellenic community. Olympia Snowe (R), Barbara Mikulski (D), Robert Menendez(D), Tim Johnson (D) and Barrack Obama (D) are some of the top rated senators.

New York Greek Film Festival

The Hellenic-American Chamber of Commerce is presenting the second annual New York City Greek Film Festival October 3 through 16, 2008, with new feature films and documentaries you will want to see.