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Chris Alahouzos Becomes First Greek-Born Tarpon Springs Mayor

Former city commissioner Chris Alahouzos beat out his challenger Frank DiDonato and became the First Greek-Born Tarpon Springs Mayor. Alahouzos will replace Mayor David Archie,...

Hudson Teen Recovers Holy Cross in Tarpon Springs Epiphany Celebration

Hudson's 17-year-old Anderson Combs is the lucky teenager who retrieved the coveted holy cross from Spring Bayou during St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral’s 110th annual...

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...

Greek-Americans in Tarpon Springs Celebrate ‘No’ Vote

Greek-Americans in Tarpon Springs, Florida, gathered in a local Greek café to watch the referendum results on television and celebrate the historic outcome. They...

Greek Orthodox Priest Resigns

The Greek Orthodox Community of Tarpon Springs, USA was shocked to discover an e-mail, written by Father Anastasios Gounaris, the top religious leader at...

Arson Suspected at Greek Nightclub Fire in Tarpon Springs

A popular Greek-owned nightclub in Tarpon Springs, Florida was destroyed by a fire on Wednesday morning. Authorities are currently investigating the fire, which is...

Tarpon Springs 2015 Epiphany: 18-Year-Old Student Retrieves Cross (Video)

The 2015 Epiphany Celebration saw an 18-year-old Greek American from Tarpon Springs counting his blessings after retrieving the cross from the water. "This means the...

109th Annual Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon Springs: Event Schedule

On January 6, Tampa Bay’s Greek Orthodox community will celebrate its 109th Epiphany ceremony in Tarpon Springs, where one of the largest Epiphany celebrations...
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AHEPA Calls MTV to Cancel “Growing Up Greek” Show; Asks Sponsors to Withdraw

Phillip Frangos, the National President of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), describes his concern about the MTV show "Growing Up Greek," which...

Tarpon Springs High School Wins Bands of America National Championship

Adding to their long list of national accolades, the Tarpon Springs High School band took first place in the biggest national marching band competition...

Tarpon Springs Becomes Florida’s First Official Traditional Cultural Property

The National Park Service added the Tarpon Springs Greektown Historic District in Pinellas County to the Register of Historic Places on June 2, 2014....

Greek to Run for Mayor in 2016 Tarpon Springs Elections

Greek former Vice Mayor and City Commissioner of Tarpon Springs, Chris Alahouzos has announced that he will be running for mayor for the next...