Greek PM Karamanlis Planning a Visit to the US in Fall

Source: ekathimerini.com Negotiations between Washington and Athens regarding a possible visit by Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis to the White House have gathered pace and the...

Greek Journalist of NY Times Named Colin Jose Media Award Recipient

Retired New York Times soccer writer Alex Yannis has been named to receive the Colin Jose Media Award at Induction 2009. A 36-year member...

Giannoulias Officially Enters 2010 U.S. Senate Race

Illinois State Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias officially launched his campaign for U.S. Senate during a seven-city statewide swing beginning Sunday in Chicago and Springfield. Since...

Congress Underlines Turkey’s Legal Responsibility for Destruction in Northern Cyprus

The US Helsinki Commission under the co-chairmanship of Senator Ben Cardin and Representative Alcee Hastings held a briefing entitled “Cyprus’ Religious Cultural Heritage in...

Greek Mob: Brotherly Mafia Love in Philly

Chicago had the strong tight Outfit that controlled almost every aspect of the “Windy City” while Philadelphia had its loose knit Greek crew. Even...

Ambassador Kaskarelis Presents His Credentials to President Obama

Ambassador of the Hellenic Republic Vassilis Kaskarelis presented yesterday (July 20, 2009) his credentials to the President of the United States Barack Obama. In his...

Rep. Diane Watson about the “Cyprus Problem”

Congresswoman Watson voices her opinion about the "Cyprus Problem" and notes that a solution will benefit everybody. Although we do not agree or disagree...

The gyro in the New York Times

Greek-American Christos Tomaras (foto) has received major boost for his business in an article published in “The New York Times” recently. Some excerpts from...

Greece’s New Ambassador to the UN

Ambassador Anastasis Mitsialis is Greece's new permanent representative to the United Nations. Mitsialis assumed his duties on July 1 and succeeded Ambassador Ioannis Mourikis,...

AHEPA’s 87th Annual Grand Banquet

SAN FRANCISCO - The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association , a leading association for the nation's three million American citizens of Greek heritage, and...