Got Greek? Online Study Wants to Know

A landmark online national study is under way to learn how American college and university students with Greek ancestry feel about their heritage. The Got...

Greek iPad and iPhone Applications

Apple's long awaited iPad hit stores Saturday, and now there are over 150,000 applications to choose from in the App store. This means you...

Tarpon Springs: Learn Greek bouzouki at workshop

Georgos Soffos (foto) is widely considered the best bouzouki player born outside of Greece. His repertoire includes folk genres such as rembetika, nisiotika and other...

Greek used-car dealer Chris Orsaris also took 70G from neighbor for Porsche, didn’t deliver...

A Queens used-car salesman has been accused of embezzling $7 million to live out his incredibly cliched and extravagant fantasy lifestyle. Greek Chris Orsaris,...

Armenian and Greek American activists protest NY Rep. McMahon

Freshman Democratic congressman charged with Genocide profiteering; GOP Candidates pledge support for the resolution Staten Island Congressman Michael McMahon's (D-NY-13) March 27th fundraiser was picketed...

Karamesines named grand marshal of 8th Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion

Chris “the Greek” Karamesines, who is still racing Top Fuel dragsters at age 81, has been selected as the grand marshal of the 8th...

Oakland police offer reward in hate crime attack at Greek Church

Investigators now suspect there may be more than one suspect in a graffiti hate crime Sunday at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Ascension...

Greek Orthodox Easter: « The feast of feasts»

In Eastern Christianity, the spiritual preparation for Easter (Pascha) begins with the Great Lent, (while in the west, Easter marks the end of Lent). The...

Greek-American hunts looters of ancient artefacts

In the United States, Greek-American assistant attorney of New York, Mathew Bogdanos, author of the book, “Thieves of Baghdad”, is a legend – not...

Oakland: Greek church tagged with racially charged graffiti on Palm Sunday

It was the last thing members of a Greek Orthodox church expected to find — especially on one of their holiest days of the...
Dutch Kills Civic Association Executive Director George Stamatiades and Chris Vilardi, sculptor of the statue of Sophocles are shown with the nearly completed statue in Vilardi’s Long Island City studio

Statue Of Sophocles Will Complete Athens Square Park

A statue of the ancient Greek tragedian Sophocles will be installed in Athens Square Park, 20th Street and 30th Avenue, some time in the...

Easter dates converge for Eastern, Western churches in 2010

On Greek Easter, Jim Pappas plans to serve a whole lamb to some three dozen friends and relatives. But he'll also be offering honey-baked...

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