Dr. James Dimitriou Elected as New President of the American Hellenic Council

The Board of Directors of the American Hellenic Council elected Dr. James Dimitriou of Redondo Beach, California, as the new President and Chairman of...

Earth Friendly Products Partners With Costco Against Breast Cancer

Earth Friendly Products, the world's leading green cleaning products manufacturer has partnered up with the American Cancer Society (ACS) and Costco to fight breast...

National Hellenic Society to Celebrate Greek Heritage in Las Vegas

The National Hellenic Society will celebrate Greek heritage and culture in the annual Heritage Weekend and Classic in Las Vegas in October 4-7, combining...

Searching for Our Roots: Interview With an Expert of Greek Genealogy

More and more people from Greek Communities around the world are becoming increasingly interested in finding ways to explore their past, so that they will...

Greece’s Thessaloniki to honor USA

Central streets and avenues of Thessaloniki are about to be decorated with stars painted white, red and blue to honor the United States of...

Leo Thalassites, U.S.’s Oldest Cop, Dies at 92

Leo Thalassites, the longest-serving active police officer in the U.S., died August 18, at age 92. An active cop for nearly six decades he first joined...

US Study Highlights ‘Devastating’ Impact of Austerity on Greece’s Health

A new study by researchers from the University of Washington found that the health of the Greek population declined and death rates rose sharply after...

Ohio Native George E. Loucas Elected AHEPA Supreme President

The delegates of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (Order of AHEPA) elected George E. Loucas Supreme President at the 96th Annual Supreme Convention...

AHEPA to Honor Greek American Athletes in 2018 Athletic Awards

The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (Order of AHEPA) will award outstanding Greek-American athletes, scholar-athletes, and former athletes at its Athletic Luncheon to be...

How Ancient Greece Inspired American Independence

Greek Americans have one more reason to be proud on the Fourth of July each year because they don't only celebrate America's Independence Day,...

National Hellenic Museum to Host Photo Exhibition on Refugee Crisis

The National Hellenic Museum in Chicago is hosting a new exhibition "Lives Afloat: The Greek Refugee Crisis through the Lens of Tasos Markou 2015-2017." Set...

Meet the Greek-American Educator Helping Kids to Thrive

Helen Siani-Athanasiou is a woman on a mission. As thousands of young people in Greece and the U.S. feel the onerous pressure of exams...

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