Lowell, Massachusetts and Kalamata, Greece to Become Sister Cities

The cities of Lowell, Massachusetts and Kalamata in Greece decided recently to enter into a sister-city agreement which will hopefully bring the two cities...

Congressman Bilirakis Awarded For Fostering Strong Greek-Israeli Relations

The Hellenic American Leadership Council (HALC) and the American Jewish Committee (AJC) last week bestowed the very first Athens-Wishner Award on Congressman Gus Bilirakis...

Baby Freak: Giannis Antetokounmpo Becomes a Dad!

Reigning NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo announced on Monday via a Twitter post the birth of his first child, a baby boy! Liam Charles Antetokounmpo in...

American Think Tank Proposes US Moves Its Bases From Turkey to Greece

An influential American think tank has proposed in a recent report that the U.S. should strengthen its military relations with Greece and consider moving...

First Female Ambassador of Greece to the US Meets With President Trump

Greece's new ambassador to the United States, Alexandra Papadopoulou, presented her credentials to United States President Donald Trump at the White House οn Thursday. The...

Trump Remains in Office After Senate Votes to Acquit Him

President Donald Trump has been cleared of both charges in his impeachment trial, ending a Congressional bid to oust him from office that bitterly...

NYU Provost’s Love Affair With Greece Started at a Taverna on Crete: Meet Dr....

Long before Tom Hanks was proclaimed an Honorary Citizen of Greece last December, American historian and academic Katherine Elizabeth Fleming was awarded the same...
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Super Bowl Ad Featuring Greek Descriptions of Love Moves Audiences

This year's Super Bowl night held a surprise for all those who love the Greek language and its rich vocabulary. A TV commercial for the...

Unique Greek Olive Oil News Site Ceases Operations

One of the very few English-language websites focused on Greek olive oil news has recently been forced to cease providing up-to-date information about new...

Greek Rebetiko Meets American Blues at New York University

A ground-breaking new course began on January 30 at New York University (NYU) exploring the historical origins of Greek Rebetiko and American Blues —...

Archbishop Elpidophoros Announces Re-establishment of High Council for Greek Education

His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America announced on January 30, 2020, the re-establishment of the High Council for Greek Education in the U.S. The Archbishop...

Greek-Born Murder Suspect Fotis Dulos in Apparent Suicide Attempt

Greek-born Connecticut man Fotis Dulos, charged with murdering his estranged and missing wife, made an apparent suicide attempt on Tuesday. Dulos, 52, who is now...

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