Scandal Ridden Greek Priest Officially Defrocked According to New Report

George Passias; the former Greek priest who had allegedly been involved in an extra-marital relationship, has been formally defrocked as a pastor of the Greek...

HANAC and Community Partners Celebrate Opening of Mixed-Use, Affordable Senior Housing in NY

The George T. Douris Tower, a new green, mixed-use building providing affordable housing for seniors and community space recenlty celebrated its opening. Local...

Marina And The Diamonds on ‘How to be a Heartbreaker’

Marina And The Diamonds talks to Markos Papadatos about her newest album, Electra Heart, and her Lonely Hearts Club tour, as well as her...

Achilles Macris: The Greek Executive Who Lost $2 Billion In One Month

Achilles Macris is one of the most talked executives of the last few days - he is the trader who spearheaded the strategy behind...

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Declares Day of Mourning for Hagia Sophia

Churches under the jurisdiction of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America will toll their bells mournfully following Turkey's decision to convert Hagia Sophia into...

Rep. William Delahunt joined Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues

Rep. Delahunt assumed the chairmanship of the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe following the resignation of the subcommittee's former chairman,...

Children of Hercules Presented by Euripides Free Summer Festival

NEW YORK - The Euripides Summer Festival of New York was to feature the play, Children of Hercules, play written by renowned ancient Greek...

The First Day of School for Greek – Americans

It is the beginning of the new school year for Greek-Americans of New York.  According to the Department of Education of the Greek Archdiocese,...

Duty, Honor and Courage of Cretan Families

  "The secret of Happiness is Freedom, and the secret of Freedom, Courage." - Thucydides (460 BC - 395 BC), Greek Historian. Nikos Douroudakis and...

NYT: Greek Tax Scandal Distracts from a Collection Shortfall

The tax scandal that reignited in Greece over the holidays had all the makings of a grade-B drama. A former finance minister, George Papaconstantinou,...

Elias Tsekerides Won the Elections of the Hellenic Federation of Greater New York

The group "All Together for  Hellenism" by Elias Tsekerides was by far the winner of the elections held by the Federation of Hellenic Societies...

Patriarch Bartholomew Places Metropolitan Methodios of Boston on Suspension Until Christmas

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, the leader of all the Greek Orthodox faithful in the world, on Thursday placed the Metropolitan of Boston, Methodios, on "a...

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