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Greek American Fallen Marine Nick Xiarhos Honored at Nascar Race

The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) continues its Memorial Day tradition of honoring fallen soldiers on Sunday by marking the death...

The American Hellenic Institute Announces Six Additions to Its Board of Directors

The American Hellenic Institute (AHI), a leading policy center and think tank that works to strengthen relations between the United States and Greece and...

Greece Appeals to Diaspora to Write Next Page in Nation's History Together

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis told an audience of Greek Americans on Wednesday that Athens had not forgotten the rights of the diaspora. Addressing an audience...

The Fascinating History of the Greek Orthodox Community of Bangor, Maine

The history of large-scale Greek immigration to the United States goes all the way back to the second half of the nineteenth century, a...

Greek Premier to Attend Tarpon Springs' Famed Epiphany Celebration (video)

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is due to be the first national head of state to attend the famed Tarpon Springs, Florida Epiphany Celebration,...

26-Year Old Greek-American Dies in Car Accident in California

Christopher Vellios, a 26-year old American of Greek descent died tragically in a car accident, which took place in Riverside, California on Wednesday evening local time. The...

Elder Ephraim, the Monk Who Established 19 Monasteries in North America, Dies at 91

Elder Ephraim, also known as Ioannis Moraitis, the spiritual head of the Greek Orthodox St. Anthony’s Monastery in Arizona passed away on Sunday. He...

Greek Champion Swimmer Andreas Vazaios Sets New National Record for the IM

Greek swimming champion Andreas Vazaios recently won the men's 200 meter individual medley (IM) for the professional swimming team DC Trident in front of its...

Greeklish: The Linguistic Creativity of Greek-Americans

What in the world is a “hotéli?” you may ask. A native Greek speaker will initially scratch his or her head before they realize...

Greeks, Armenians, Kurds to Rally Against Trump-Erdogan White House Meeting

A large protest at Washington’s Lafayette Park across from the White House is being organized before the Trump-Erdogan meeting on Wednesday by Hellenic, Armenian, Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac-American, Kurdish-American, Arab-American...

New Exhibit Celebrates the Greek Community of Lowell, Massachusetts

The Greek community of Lowell, Massachusetts, one of the first and largest in the United States, is being celebrated through an exhibit taking place...

Vietnam Veteran John Calamos Honored by The Washington Oxi Day Foundation

The Washington Oxi Day Foundation honored investment guru John P. Calamos, Sr. for a lesser known part of his career, his heroic service to...

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