New Film “Maria by Callas” Showing in Astoria, Queens (Video)

Two screenings of the film Maria by Callas are set to take place on January 27 at the Museum of the Moving Image, in...

Eleni Kounalakis Becomes First Woman Elected Lieutenant Governor of California

Eleni Kounalakis was sworn into office as lieutenant governor of California on Monday, becoming the first woman ever elected to the post. In her speech...

Businessman and Philanthropist Nikos Mouyiaris Dies

It is with deep regret and sadness that the Hellenic American Leadership Council (HALC) announced the passing of its founder, Nikos Mouyiaris, on January...

Greece’s Historical Archaeological Site of Philippi ‘Travels’ to New York

New Yorkers and visitors alike are about to be invited to "take a stroll" through one of Greece's most important historic and archaeological monuments,...

Antetokounmpo Leads Eastern Conference in Votes for NBA All-Star Game

The "Greek Freak", Giannis Antetokounmpo, is leading the vote tally in the Eastern Conference so far for the 68th NBA All-Star Game, which is...

The World’s Largest Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon Springs, FL

The Greek Orthodox feast of the Epiphany is celebrated on January 6th each year across the globe. Many would be surprised to learn that...

Lecture on Free Enterprise at National Hellenic Museum

Dr. Alexander G. Alemis will be discussing his newest book, True free Enterprise vs. Socialism and Communism in an upcoming lecture at the National Hellenic...

Adopted Greek Woman Locates Biological Family in Ultimate Christmas Gift

An extraordinary gift arrived just in time for Christmas for Greek native Karen Williams, who was adopted at just 13 months of age by...
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Transformer Explosion Lights Up New York City’s Skyline (video)

A transformer explosion at a power plant in Queens temporarily lit up the New York City skyline on Thursday night. It happened shortly after 9...

Boston Celtics Honor Antetokounmpo with Greek Dancers

A Greek surprise was waiting for those watching the basketball game between the NBA's Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks on December 21 in Boston. A group of...

John Kalafatis and Andromeda Advantage Honored in New York

Andromeda Advantage, John Kalafatis' holding company and its employees were honored at the 2018 Queens Chamber of Commerce Annual Building Awards Gala which took...

The Greek Rhythm and Blues Legend Who Passed as Black

Johnny Otis (center) with his band The Johnny Otis Revue While James Brown was seen as the Godfather of soul music, for many music critics...

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