Priest and Greek Festival Starter George Papadeus Dies

Father George Papadeus, the first priest ordained by the Greek Orthodox Church in America, has died at age 93. Late Papadeus was the first to...

Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon

On January 6, the coastal city of Tarpon will celebrate its 108th Epiphany ceremony. It is estimated that 25,ooo spectators will attend the largest...

Orlando, FL: American Artist Brings Greek Statues to Life

American fine art photographer, writer and arts advocate Josh Garrick will present his impressive collection of large-scale aluminum-etched photographs depicting ancient Greece's treasures, entitled "Timeless:...

The First Greek School in the United States Opened in 1776

Οn the occasion of today’s celebrations for the Three Holy Hierarchs, the patron saints of education and letters, the Greek language is being praised...

Florida School Massacre: Gun Lover Former Student Arrested (video)

At least 17 people are dead after a 19-year-old man opened fire at a high school campus in Parkland, Florida, police have said. The suspect...

Metropolitan Methodios of Boston Gives Prayer at GOP Convention

Metropolitan Methodios of Boston offered the prayer on Aug. 29 at the Republican Party’s Convention in Florida during prime time coverage on television. Methodios...

Former Gov. Charlie Crist to Speak at Democratic Convention

Republican-turned-Independent former Florida governor Charlie Crist (Cristodoulou) of Greek descent will enjoy another politician re-incarnation when he speaks at the Democratic National Convention that...
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Miami to Celebrate Greek Independence Day

Miami might be the latin capital of the United States,  however,  mayor City Thomas Regalado did not forget to issue a proclamation on the occasion...
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Tarpon Springs High School Band Crowned US Champions

Congratulations are in order for the Tarpon Springs Outdoor Performance Ensemble for being crowned 2018 Division AA National Champions for the United States. This...

Olympia Dukakis to Perform on Stage at the College of Central Florida

Academy Award-winning actress Olympia Dukakis will be joining other talented artists for the Ocala college's arts season. Her performance as 'Rose', a Jewish matriarch...

AHEPA Marks 91st Anniversary

On July 26, 1922, eight Greek-American visionaries joined their forces in Atlanta to establish the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), an organization based...
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Tarpon Springs: The ‘Greek Island’ of the United States

Tarpon Springs, in Pinellas County, Florida, resembles a Greek island, with its blue and white structures, street names, the boats in the harbor, and...

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