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National Hellenic Museum to Hold Greek Independence Day Celebration

Chicago's National Hellenic Museum will hold its annual Greek Independence Day Family Celebration on Saturday, March 23, featuring students performing songs, acting in historical plays,...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Says He Does Not Want to be “Americanized”

Giannis Antetokounmpo said on Tuesday that he is not prepared to "Americanize" in order to become the NBA's prime representative. The Greek superstar has blossomed...

President Trump Issues Proclamation on Greek Independence Day

United States President Donald Trump signed the Proclamation for Greek Independence Day, at a White House ceremony on Monday, March 18. Here is the full text: On the...

Day of Greek Language and Culture Celebrated at Stathakion Cultural Center

The Greek-American Teachers Federation, the Department of Greek Education of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, and the Hellenic Paideia of America organized a...

Mike Pompeo to Take Part in Greece, Cyprus, Israel Summit

The US Department of State confirmed on Friday that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will participate in the upcoming trilateral meeting of Israeli,...

State Department Human Rights Report Highlights Greek Failings

The annual State Department report on the state of human rights across the globe, which was released on Wednesday, points to several challenges facing...

Greek Mayor Alahouzos Reelected in Tarpon Springs (video)

Tarpon Springs, FLorida Mayor Chris Alahouzos won a second consecutive term on Tuesday by garnering about 56 percent of the vote, according to unofficial...

Acclaimed Greek-American Historian Speros Vryonis Dies at 90

Speros Vryonis Jr., the famed Greek American historian who was a specialist in Byzantine, Balkan, and Greek history, died on Monday in Sacramento, California...

Disney Cruise Line Returns to Greece

The Disney Cruise Line announced earlier in March that it will return to Greece for the first time in five years during the summer...

AHI’s Larigakis Calls on Congress to Oppose Assistance to Turkey

American Hellenic Institute (AHI) President Nick Larigakis on Tuesday called on Congress to oppose any assistance the Administration will request for Turkey. Larigakis presented public...