Remembering the Americans and Greek-Americans of 9/11

Nearly 3,000 people died when terrorists flew two hijacked airplanes into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. Among the victims were also...

Irene Kacandes Relives Her Father’s Story

When she was very young, Irene Kacandes knew things about her father that had no plot, no narrator, and no audience. To her childhood...

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...

Dukakis May Be Appointed Senator of Massachusetts

Michael Dukakis, the former Greek-American Governor of Massachusetts, may be picked up for U.S. Senate, serving out the remainder of the late Ted Kennedy's...

The Last Traditional Greek Boat Builder in America

As a boy on the Island of Kalymnos, Greece, George Saroukos watched his father and grandfather build boats. Over time, he learned the craft....

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Announces Scholarship Recipients

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America is pleased to announce the awarding of scholarships...

Food Company Establishes “Free Gyros Day”

Die hard gyros lover? Or just want to try one? Mark your calendar to eat more gyros on Tuesday, Sept., 1, 2009!...

Greeks in Hawaii and Their Festival

Greek sailors found their way to Hawaii Islands on whalers and trading vessels after 1830. Beginning in the late 1870s, some forty men from...

Greek American Attorneys Seek Ways to Work Together

This summer, representatives from the Hellenic Bar Association of Illinois and the Hellenic Lawyers Association of New York, the two largest Hellenic bar associations...

Expatriates reactions over flight itinerary reductions

An upheaval of representatives of the Greek Diaspora of America and Canada was caused by the decision made by Marfin Investment Group (MIG) to...