NYC Greek Film Festival Kicks Off November 5th

A gala opening night screening and reception will launch the third annual New York City Greek Film Festival on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, at...

Bartholomew arrives

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, the global head of the 300 million-member Orthodox Christian Church, arrived in New Orleans on Tuesday to begin his sixth visit...

Greek-American Bible Scholar Spiros Zodhiates Dies

Last Saturday, AMG International said a final farewell to its president of 33 years: Dr. Spiros Zodhiates. Known originally as American Mission to the Greeks,...

RCN launches new Greek TV Channels: Mega Cosmos, Alter Globe, and Star International

RCN Corporation announced today that it continues to expand its international programming with the addition of three Greek Channels: MEGA Cosmos, ALTER Globe and...

Athenian society anniversary event

On Sunday October 11th the Athenian Society will celebrate the 65th anniversary of the liberation of Athens from the German occupational forces at an...

Greek-Americans back Giannoulias

The candidacy of 33-year-old Alexis Giannoulias for the position of federal senator for Illinois – held until last November by US President Barack Obama...

Pres. Barack Obama congratulates Papandreou

Prime Minister-elect, George Papandreou, received a phone call from US President Barack Obama, who said he wanted to be amongst the first to congratulate...

Congressman Billirakis Visits California

Last week, the American Hellenic Council organized a meeting with visiting Greek-American Republican Congressman from the 9th District of Florida Gus Bilirakis. The event...

Composer Mimis Plessas in New York

Greece’s multi-award winning acclaimed composer and pianist Mimis Plessas’ returned to New York following a 22 year absence for three special performances at the...

The new book of Beverley Billiris

Beverley Billiris can now add published author to a resume that includes mayor, educator, world traveler and businesswoman. She recently co-authored "Danger Beyond the Reef,"...

ALMA Bank opens 2nd branch in Astoria

The ‘Bank founded by expatriates for expatriates” ALMA BANK, inaugurated its second branch in Astoria, Queens on 29th Street and Ditmars Blvd in the...

Int’l Group Lobbies for Hagia Sophia Liturgy

The head of an international effort to restore the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul as a Christian place of worship on Thursday said affiliated groups...

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