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First Greek-American Ambassador to Greece Michael Sotirhos Dies at 91

Michael G. Sotirhos, the first-ever American of Greek descent to serve as the United States ambassador to Greece, died on Sunday in Florida at...

Greek American Congressman Bilirakis Earns Highest Legislative Effectiveness Score

Greek American Republican Congressman Gus Bilirakis earned the highest ''Legislative Effectiveness Score'' of any lawmaker from Florida earlier this month, according to the Center...
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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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Archimedean Academy: The Best School in Miami Teaches the Art of Thinking in Greek!

The Archimedean Academy in Miami is a public school that aims to initiate young minds into the art of thinking through the teaching of...

Thousands Celebrate the World’s Largest Epiphany in Tarpon Springs (Video)

On Sunday, 58 Greek teenage boys aged 16 to 18 participated in the Epiphany cross dive in Spring Bayou, Tarpon Springs, with the belief...

The World’s Largest Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon Springs, FL

The Greek Orthodox feast of the Epiphany is celebrated on January 6th each year across the globe. Many would be surprised to learn that...
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Archimedean School Honored for Exceptional Academic Achievement

When a school in the US receives the honor of being recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School, it is a celebration of academic...

Greek-American Congressman Crist Wins Re-election

Democratic U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, who  represents the state’s 13th congressional district, including the cities of St. Petersburg and Clearwater, has won re-election in...

Greek-American Congressman Bilirakis Wins 7th Term

  Republican US Rep. Gus Bilirakis won Florida’s 12th congressional district in the midterm elections, winning in his bid to continue to represent the area...

Theodoros Griego: The First Greek to Set Foot in America on April 14, 1528

It was June 17, 1527 when a fleet of five ships with 600 men left the Spanish port of Sanlucar de Barrameda on a...

Meet the Greek American New Mayor of Fort Lauderdale

Voters in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., elected the city's first openly gay mayor, Dean Trantalis, in a race that is being described as a nail-biter...

Petition Launched for Greece to be Included at World Disney’s Epcot

A group of Greeks started a petition to convince Walt Disney World that Greece should be the next pavilion that should be in the...

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