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Your Greek Heritage Might Save 6-Month-Old Elias

A Greek-American family has launched an appeal for donations of bone marrow to save the life of their six-month-old baby, Elias. Elias has been fighting...

Greek-American War Hero Antonis Kounalakis Passes Away

Antonis Kounalakis the man who fought the Nazis in the Battle of Crete and continued the struggle against the occupiers as an underground guerilla...

Tsunami Alert Issued after Alaska 8.2-Magnitude Earthquake (video)

An 8.2-magnitude earthquake has hit about 300 kilometers (175 miles) southeast of Kodiak, Alaska, in the Gulf of Alaska. It hit at a depth of...

Greek Scientist Develops Blood Test to Detect 8 Common Cancers

American researchers, led by Greek scientist Prof. Nickolas Papadopoulos, have developed a single blood test which screens for eight common cancer types and helps...

Leading Greek and Jewish Americans on Joint Mission to Greece, Cyprus and Israel

Prominent figures of the Greek American and Jewish American community will embark on their third International Leadership Mission to meet the leaders of Greece,...

Greek Website GreekBoston.com Celebrates its 20 Year Anniversary

GreekBoston.com, a resource for English speaking Greeks across the world and a place where Greeks can support other Greeks, has been online since 1998...

Olga Gatzoyiannis, the Heroine of Nicholas Gage’s Book “Eleni”, Dies at 90

Olga (Gatzoyiannis) Bartzokis, who in 1948 led her brother and two sisters on a night escape down a mine-laden mountainside from her Communist guerrilla-held...

Greece Denies it Seeks to Replace Archbishop Demetrios of America

Greece's Press and Information Office in New York categorically denied on Sunday a report published in The National Herald on Sunday, which claimed that...

Construction of St. Nicholas Church Destroyed in Sept. 11 Attacks Halted

Construction on the Greek Orthodox church destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks, was temporarily suspended on Tuesday, because of the inability to meet payment deadlines,...

‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding’ Actress Arrested for Shoplifting

  Actress Lainie Kazan; who starred in “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” was arrested after allegedly shoplifting $180 worth of groceries from a Gelson’s store...

National Hellenic Museum Achieves Record Growth in 2017

  The National Hellenic Museum (NHM) today announced its 2017 achievements, including a 29 percent year-over-year increase in patrons served. More than 21,000 people of all...
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NYCB President: “Atlantic Bank Will Continue to Play a Major Role in the Greek...

  NYCB President and CEO Joseph Ficalora vowed to retain the ‘Greek character’ of Atlantic Bank, a subsidiary of NYCB, in an exclusive interview with...

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