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A Greek Summer Night’s Dream in LA LA LAND

By: Savas Abadsidis The mother and daughter team of Alexia Melocchi and Alexandra Yacovlef come from over two decades working in the worldwide film distribution industry. Together...

Greek American Cancer Survivor Conquers World’s Oldest Marathon

When Jimmy Pantelidis was diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer in February of last year, he vowed to run the following year the Boston Marathon.

History Repeats Itself at the Retrial of Megacles

A jury presented their verdict of guilty to a presiding panel of federal and state court judges in the National Hellenic Museum’s Trial of Megacles in Chicago, March 1.

A Greek Restaurant You Have to Visit in LA

By Katerina Cozias Delphi Greek has been serving the west side of Los Angeles for more than three decades. Since 1985, the skilled chefs at Delphi...

American Hellenic Council Holds Annual Awards Gala in Los Angeles

The American Hellenic Council honored businessman Dean Spanos, congresswoman Karen Bass and archaeologist Stephen Miller last Saturday in Los Angeles.

Will President Trump Force Greece Out of the Eurozone?

Trump’s presidency is likely to face its first Eurozone test within a few months with an imminent default by Greece on its outstanding obligations.

What Makes Presidents Want to Become President?

This is a guest opinion piece by Nicholas Katsaounis* In fact, what makes anyone want to become a political leader? This is the question that psychology...

Macedonia: “Why is it important? Explain it to me so I understand”

During the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, American TV station NBC referred to FYROM (Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia) as Macedonia while another...

Giving for Unaccompanied Refugee Children in Greece

90,000 unaccompanied minors sought asylum in the European Union in 2015, 13 percent of them are children younger than 14 years old.
Why is Orthodox Easter different than Catholic

Catholic Easter: Here’s Why Orthodox Christians Celebrate Easter Later

As Catholics and most Christians around the globe celebrate Easter this Sunday, we asked a Greek-Orthodox priest to explain why the Orthodox Christians celebrate...

World Cancer Day: The Greek Who Developed the Pap Smear

By Elizabeth M. Shepard / Cornell Archives Today is World Cancer Day, a global event dedicated in the fight against cancer, that aims at raising...

A Greek Christmas Gift from My CIA Father

Leslie Absher describes the gift her spy father gave her 30 years ago as she was traveling from the US to Greece for Christmas.