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...

2019’s Hellenic Charity Gala set for November 16 in San Francisco

The Elios Charitable Foundation recently announced plans for the upcoming biennial Hellenic Charity Ball, scheduled for Saturday, November 16 at San Francisco’s historic Westin...

The Hellenic American Women’s Council Celebrates 26 Years of Service

The Hellenic American Women’s Council (HAWC), a nonpartisan, nationwide network whose mission is to identify and harness the tremendous talents of Hellenic American women,...

Greek-American Massachusetts Student Wins “Philotimo” Competition

A Greek-American high school senior in Somerset, Massachusetts won a scholarship after winning the competition by Washington's The Oxi Day Foundation to best describe...

Remembering the Greek-American Fallen Heroes of 9/11

Today marks eighteen years since the cowardly, devastating 9/11 attacks in New York City. The communities around the US are commemorating their fallen heroes,...

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