Korean, WWII Vets Honored with 2018 Jaharis Award

Korean War veteran Michael Johnson received the 2018 Jaharis Service Award at a moving ceremony at the National World War II Memorial in Washington,...

Greek Embassy in US Invites Children to “Become an Archaeologist”

The Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens The Greek Embassy in Washington on Saturday opened its doors for the third consecutive year to a workshop...

Greek American Dina Titus Wins House Race in Nevada

In Nevada, Congresswoman Dina Titus was triumphantly re-elected in her bid to continue to represent the state’s 1st Congressional District. Titus, a Democrat, won by...

Five Greek Americans Elected to House of Representatives

The Greek-American community will have a strong representation in the House following Tuesday's midterm elections. A Greek presence on the political map of the United...

Eleni Kounalakis Elected California’s First Female Lieutenant Governor

Democrat Eleni Kounalakis, a first-generation Greek-American, won the race to become the first female to be elected Lieutenant Governor of California. With almost 90 percent...

Democrat John Sarbanes Retains House Seat in Maryland

Greek American Democrat John Sarbanes retained his seat after the midterm elections in Maryland’s 3rd congressional district, which includes parts of Baltimore as well...

Philhellene Senator Robert Menendez Wins Third Term

Senator Robert Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat, was elected to a third term on Tuesday. With almost all ballots counted, Menendez won with 53 percent...

Greek-Americans Join Forces to Support Greek Archives

A group of Greek-American archivists and genealogical experts have decided to provide support to Greece's archival infrastructure by raising funds in order to equip...

Fasoula Aims to Take US Women’s Hoops by Storm

Greece's Mariella Fasoula is the newest addition to Vanderbilt University's womens basketball team for the upcoming season. The Boston College transfer, also known as “Fas,” is...

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Luxurious $1.8 Million Mansion

NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is officially the owner of a $1.8 million mansion in River Hills, Wisconsin. The "Greek Freak" purchased the home from former...

Oxi Day Foundation Presents 8th Annual ‘Oxi Courage Awards’

Before an audience of top U.S. policymakers, officials from the White House and from the State Department, and opinion leaders from think tanks and...

The Greek-American Mafia Hitman Suspected in Gangster’s Murder

Τhe lead suspect in the brutal murder of notorious gangster James "Whitey" Bulger is a Greek-American: 51-year-old Fotios "Freddy" Geas, a mafia hitman serving...

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