Coach Alketas Panagoulias Dies at 78

An important figure of Greek football passed away yesterday night. Alketas Panagoulias died at the age of 78 at his house in Virginia, USA,...

US Tourist Says Sorry, Returns Acropolis Stones

Many of us take souvenirs when on vacation but one U.S. traveler has had an attack of conscience years after removing some stones from...

St. Irene Monastery Holds Christmas Luncheon

“Greek Orthodox Churches open, not close. St. Cosmas  (of Aetolia) said  ‘Things will come out of the schools that your mind cannot even imagine.’...

$7.5 Million Dollar Loan Approved for Socrates Academy, Charlotte, N.C.

A $7.5 million loan is approved for the Greek charter school “Socrates Academy” in Charlotte, North Carolina. With this financial assistance, the school will...

Release of the Late Archbishop Iakovos’ books: “Prosopon pros Prosopon” & “Ecumenical Dialogues”

The late Archbishop of North and South America Iakovos wrote two volumes of work which have just been published, to complete his twelve volume series of...

Mary Dimakis, Oldest Greek-American, Dies at 109

In 1903, the year Mary Dimakis was born, the Wright Brothers put the first plane in the air, Henry Ford rolled out the Model...

Greek Nun Makes Sexual Harassment Allegations; Hands $500,000 to the Police

The  National Herald reported that Sister Christonymphi Fitzpatrick who is a nun at the Patriarchal and Stavropegial Monastery in Astoria, NY, left the monastic life. ...

Boston’s Greek Independence Day Parade Planned for April 10th

The 17th Greek Independence Day parade in Boston will take place on Sunday, the 10th of April at 1:00 p.m. It will be dedicated...

New Tsunis Fellowship Established for Cancer Research at Stony Brook University

At Stony Brook University, a Cancer Prevention Fellowship has been established with $1 Million Endowment from George and Olga Tunis as a symbol of...

Archaeology Magazine Places Recent Greek Archeological Findings on Top 10 in 2010 List

The latest archaeological findings unearthed in Greece over the past year are in the top 10 discoveries of 2010 list, published in the latest...

Condolences to Cyprus from Washington, the UN and Diaspora

Officials from the U.S. government, the United Nations and the Greek American Community expressed their deepest sorrow and condolences to the families of victims,...

Chicago Chef Takes on Cat Cora on “Iron Chef: Battle Leg of Lamb”

Last night on "Iron Chef," Chicago chef David Schneider, owner of Taxim Restaurant in Chicago, took on fellow Greek and renowned chef Cat Cora...

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