Busting Racism in the 1930s: Powerful Photo of Greeks Serving Black Patrons

This powerful photo shot at a Greek-owned diner in Pittsburgh’s Hill District circa 1930s is an emotional reminder of how newly arrived Greek immigrants...

When and How Can Americans Travel to Greece this Summer?

New rules announced by Greece last weekend will allow Americans to travel to Greece as early as June 15 with coronavirus testing and quarantine...
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As Floyd’s Death Deemed Homicide Protests Continue Across the US

Protests erupted for a seventh day across the US over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, at the hands of a...
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NASA and SpaceX Make Historic Launch to the International Space Station: Watch Live

NASA and SpaceX launched astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to the International Space Station. This mission marked the first time since 2011 that humans will fly to the space station from U.S. soil.

Archbishop of America Epidophoros Criticizes Police Actions in Minneapolis Death

Archbishop of America Epidophoros has weighed in on the ongoing controversy surrounding the Monday, May 25, death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Floyd died after...
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New Greek Americans Featured in Heartfelt Documentary

A fascinating new documentary about second and third generation Greek Americans was recently screened at Thessaloniki's International Film Festival. Narrated by Olympia Dukakis and produced...

Greek-American World War II Hero Andrew Mousalimas Dies at 95

Andrew "Sam" Mousalimas, a West Oakland, California native and one of America’s greatest World War II warriors, passed away on May 20 at the...

Archbishop Elpidophoros Orders Use of Different Spoons for Holy Communion

Archbishop Elpidophoros of America directed the parish priests of the Direct Archdiocesan District to offer Holy Communion by using multiple metal spoons that will...

Generous Greek Restaurant Opens Doors for Regular’s Surprise Engagement

A Greek restaurant in San Francisco generously opened their doors in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic so that one of their longtime regulars...

Great Philhellene James Scofield Dies at 91

Past Supreme President of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (Order of AHEPA) James S. Scofield passed away May 22, 2020. He was 91. “We...
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Greek American Fallen Marine Nick Xiarhos Honored at Nascar Race

The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) continues its Memorial Day tradition of honoring fallen soldiers on Sunday by marking the death...

Eleni Kounalakis, California’s First Woman Lt. Governor, Endorses Democrat Joe Biden

California Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis endorsed Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden on Wednesday. “Vice President Biden will bring decency and honor back to the White...

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