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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...

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...

Former NATO Chief James Stavridis to Address Leadership 100 Annual Conference

Admiral Stavridis, formerly Supreme Allied Commander at NATO, will give the keynote address at the Grand Banquet at the 27th Annual Leadership 100 Conference,...

Tarpon Springs Mayor Aims to Open a Bona Fide Hotel Close to the Famous...

Chris Alahouzos, Tarpon Springs' first Greek-born mayor has been serving in his position for just over a year and he is gearing up to make...

Greek-Americans Celebrate the Epiphany with Annual Cross Dive in Tarpon Springs (photos and video)

The Greek Orthodox celebration of the Epiphany is celebrated each year in Tarpon Springs, Florida. On Friday dozens of Greek teenage boys participated in...

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