Florida Folk Heritage Award honors Tarpon Greek sponge diver

The Tarpon Springs Department of Cultural and Civic Services recently announced that Anastasios "Taso" Karistinos was the recipient of a 2010 Florida Folk Heritage...

Spyros Kouvelis’ speech at the Cypriot Federation of America Convention

“Our stance is clear. After the so-called elections in the occupied regions of Cyprus, the discussions for a just, viable and functional resolution of...

Justification a century later

One hundred and more years have passed since their Grandfathers who lived in Asia Minor obtained a life and property insurance policy in the...

Greek Independence Day Parade in New York City

Like every year Greeks take over one of the city's most famous spots, Fifth Avenue, to celebrate Greek Independence Day. The date of the...

Incentives for capital repatriation

From April 15th, the provisions for the repatriation of capital in accordance with an amendment submitted to the Parliament, have been put into effect. It...

Fire at Pocatello’s Greek Orthodox Church

A small fire that occurred in a separate building belonging to the Greek Orthodox Church on Fifth Avenue damaged some drapery, two benches and...

Massachussets Celebrate 2500th Anniversary of the Historic Battle of Marathon

One way or the other, Pheidippides helped save Western civilization and inspired the modern marathon race, including the one starting at Town Common Monday. This...

Sophia Manolis: A True Greek Goddess of Great Innovation

What do Melina Kanakaredes, Louis Mandylor, Chris Chelios, Elias Koteas, and Tina Fey all have in common? They are but a few notable examples...

Extension of the duration of Visas J1 from 3 to 5 years for detached...

SAE USA and the Federation of Hellenic – American Educators expressed their satisfaction on the decision to extend the duration of VISA J1 (Visa...

Greece in Boston

The calendar of Greek related cultural activities at Boston-based universities for April is already underway. Forthcoming lectures, events and other cultural activities this week...