El Greco’s Talent Unfolds in New York

Through February 1, 2015, the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art features sixteen brilliant masterpieces of El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos). The exhibition "El Greco in New York," which apotheosizes...

George Demos Withdraws From Congressional Race Due to Marriage Reasons

George Demos is a prominent Greek American prosecutor of corporate criminals on Wall Street. He lives in New York with his fiancee Chrysa. As...

Bill Allowing Greek Entry to Visa Waiver Program submitted to Congress

A bill allowing Greece to join the visa waiver program was submitted to the US Congress. The said program allows citizens of specific countries...

Greek American Plus-Size Model Hopes to Make Top US Pageant

Greek American plus-size model Annoula Dritsas, representing New York, is hoping to make it to the Miss Plus America Pageant to take place in...

Alternate Tourism Minister Kountoura in the U.S. for Meetings to Promote Greek Tourism

Greek Alternate Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura, during her visit to New York, met with Archbishop of America Dimitrios who referred to the importance of...

Campaign Calls on Greeks Outside of the Country to Support Their Homeland

This is the third year that the weekly newspaper Greek News is running the campaign "This summer we are going to Greece. The least we...

New York: 106-Year Anniversary of the Pan-Lemnian Philanthropic Association “HEPHAESTUS”

The 106-year anniversary of creative presence among expatriated Greeks, and valuable help to the Lemnians of America and their island, Lemnos, was celebrated by...

Greek directness

Being direct is considered a pretty good personality trait. That is an international fact. Greeks however, we take being direct to a whole new...

Public Library of New York Honored Dracopoulos Couple of Stavros Niarchos Foundation

The Public Library of New York honored the co-President and Director of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, Andreas Dracopoulos, as well as his wife Katerina,...

Jesse Eisenberg to Read Ancient Greek Tragedies on War

Jesse Eisenberg, known for his role in 2010 Oscar-winning film “The Social Network”, will be reading parts of two Ancient Greek tragedies showing the...

Tsipras Goes to Washington (and N.Y.)

Alexis Tsipras, head of Greece's major opposition party, the Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) is planning to visit the United States from Jan....

Congresswoman Maloney, Greek-American Leaders Recommend Ways to Send Remittances to Greece

Greece relies on more than $800 million in remittances each year, yet recent capital controls at Greek banks have blocked access to those funds.

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