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National Hellenic Society to Honor Behrakis, Antholis, Aniston during Heritage Weekend

The National Hellenic Society’s (NHS) Heritage Weekend and Classic returns to Las Vegas at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort and Spa October 6-9,...

Experience the Spirit of Greece in Arizona

Arizona is a state with rich spiritual culture, magical sunsets and nature abound. Perhaps it is the sun that attracts many Greek-Americans to live in...

Iconic Parthenon Restaurant in Chicago’s Greektown Closes After 48 Years

After 48 years of providing Chicago's Greektown with an authentic Greek flare and famous flaming saganaki, the Parthenon restaurant has closed its doors. The reasons...

Greek American Daren Metropoulos Buys Playboy Mansion

Greek American Daren Metropoulos has purchased the famous Playboy Mansion for 100 million dollars, according to an ABC News report. However, Hugh Hefner, the man...

Greek-American Alexander Massialas Wins USA’s First Fencing Medal in 32 Years

After a thirty-two-year losing streak, the USA has won an Olympic medal in fencing at Rio. At the Rio 2016 games the silver medal went...

GR Poll: Most Greek-Americans Are with Her

  The outcome of the United States elections on November 8 will be influenced by a number of factors, including the Greek-American vote. Although not...
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Archbishop Demetrios Offers Prayer at the Republican National Convention

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MC6P8vS_tuE Archbishop Demetrios, the head of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, offered a prayer at the the Republican National Convention. The benediction came after...

Clinton Eyes Greek American Admiral Stavridis for VP

Hillary Clinton’s campaign is considering Greek American James G. Stavridis, a retired four-star Navy admiral who served as the 16th supreme allied commander at NATO,...
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4th of July: How Ancient Greek Ideals Influenced American Independence

Ancient Greece has impacted the western world in many aspects, but the most important element of our modern society, democracy, was the key element to...

Greek Center Georgios Papagiannis Is Sacramento Kings Draft Pick [video]

Sacramento Kings drafted 18-year-old Greek center Georgios Papagiannis with the 13th pick, after trading the rights to eighth pick Marquese Chriss to the Phoenix...

Nia Vardalos Performing On New York Stage

Nia Vardalos will be making her New York stage debut later this year the production of Tiny Beautiful Things. The show is an adaptation from...

World No Tobacco Day: The Greek-American Who Fights Smoking in Greece

Greeks are known as hardcore smokers who live in a country that doesn’t change habits easily, even if it is against the law. However,...

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