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Theodoros Griego: The First Greek to Set Foot in America on April 14, 1528

It was June 17, 1527 when a fleet of five ships with 600 men left the Spanish port of Sanlucar de Barrameda on a...

Meet the Greek American New Mayor of Fort Lauderdale

Voters in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., elected the city's first openly gay mayor, Dean Trantalis, in a race that is being described as a nail-biter...

Petition Launched for Greece to be Included at World Disney’s Epcot

A group of Greeks started a petition to convince Walt Disney World that Greece should be the next pavilion that should be in the...

Florida School Massacre: Gun Lover Former Student Arrested (video)

At least 17 people are dead after a 19-year-old man opened fire at a high school campus in Parkland, Florida, police have said. The suspect...

Former NATO Chief James Stavridis to Address Leadership 100 Annual Conference

Admiral Stavridis, formerly Supreme Allied Commander at NATO, will give the keynote address at the Grand Banquet at the 27th Annual Leadership 100 Conference,...

Tarpon Springs Mayor Aims to Open a Bona Fide Hotel Close to the Famous...

Chris Alahouzos, Tarpon Springs' first Greek-born mayor has been serving in his position for just over a year and he is gearing up to make...

Greek-Americans Celebrate the Epiphany with Annual Cross Dive in Tarpon Springs (photos and video)

The Greek Orthodox celebration of the Epiphany is celebrated each year in Tarpon Springs, Florida. On Friday dozens of Greek teenage boys participated in...

A Day in Tarpon Springs, Florida Is Like a Day in Greece! [photos]

That's right, Florida is awaiting you and once you arrive in Tarpon Springs you will be transported to Greece . . . well, not...

Panos Kammenos Visits Greek Expatriates in the US (video)

Greece's Defense Minster Panos Kammenos traveled to Tarpon Springs, Florida, several days before the celebration of Greece's National Day on March 25th. Along with Kammenos...

110th Annual Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon Springs: Event Schedule

Thousands of people are expected to arrive in Tarpon Springs for the 110th Epiphany celebration, to be held on Wednesday, January 6, at the...

Orlando, FL: American Artist Brings Greek Statues to Life

American fine art photographer, writer and arts advocate Josh Garrick will present his impressive collection of large-scale aluminum-etched photographs depicting ancient Greece's treasures, entitled "Timeless:...

Greek-American Researchers Seek Cure for Cancer

Greek Diaspora members have been travelling across the world, making a difference and contributing to science. Greek-Americans Dr. Panagiotis Anastasiadis and Dr. Antonis Kourtidis, researchers at...

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