First Round of Endorsements for Giannoulias

Illinois State Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias today released an initial list of over 60 elected officials who have pledged to support his bid for the...

Andy Manatos Among Top 20 Lobbyists

Today the National Coordinated Effort of Hellenes (CEH) released the following statement in response to Roll Call Newspaper’s July 6, 2009 article titled, “Lobbyists...

Nicholas Karacostas Elected AHEPA Supreme President

SAN FRANCISCO - The delegates of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), a leading association for the nation's three million American citizens of...

Culture Shock regardless

There must be a certain amount of time that dooms you. A certain amount of time that once you go over it, that's that,...

Greece-US visa waver agreement expected soon

Greek and U.S. officials say they expect to conclude a visa waiver agreement soon, removing a thorn in bilateral relations. Deputy Secretary of State...

Vassilis Kaskarellis new Greek ambassador to US

Vassilis Kaskarellis has been appointed the new Greek ambassador to the United States. Born in Athens, Kaskarellis graduated from the universities of Athens and...

Greek Washington Times Journalist Arrested in Iran

A reporter with Greek and British nationality has been arrested in Iran as part of a crackdown on foreign media. The Washington Times reporter...

Winners of the Gabby Awards

The Gabby Awards ceremony, which was the largest gathering of Greek American stars in history, highlighted just how far Greek Americans have come. The audience was in awe of big names like Nia Vardalos, Alexi Georgoulis, Melina Kanakaredes and many other accomplished Greek Americans.

Once it was Nick “The Greek” now it’s Pete “The Greek”

Everybody has heard stories and secretly admired the adventures of Nick "the Greek", one of the most famous Greek professional gamblers of all time....

100 Year Old Woman Receives Unique Birthday Present

Sano Halo, the grandmother of Pontos, celebrated her 100th birthday last Saturday in a special event hosted in her honor by the Pan-Pontian Federation...