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Tuesday, June 22, 2021

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David Bjorkgren

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David Bjorkgren is a senior editor at the Hellenic News of America. His writings provide the storytelling expertise for an individual, business or organization. The copyrights for these articles are owned by HNA. They may not be redistributed without the permission of the owner. The opinions expressed by our authors do not necessarily reflect the opinions of HNA and its representatives.

Greek Penn Pulmonologist Offers Comfort and Hope to Patients with Chronic Diseases 

Special to the Hellenic News of America The most famous line in the 5th Century Hippocratic Oath for physicians, “Do No Harm” is easily expanded...

Project HOPE completes successful first year of humanitarian outreach and philanthropy 

Special to the Hellenic News of America It began with a simple goal in mind: Look for a way to keep all parishioners and especially...

Leadership 100’s First Woman Director Looks to Visionaries in the Church

Special to the Hellenic News of America Paulette Poulos has a distinguished record of lifetime service to the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese and is considered to...

Dorie Klissas conquered tennis, television, and marketing, obliterating COVID-19 was an unexpected challenge

Special to the Hellenic News of America The CDC confirmed its first case of 2019 novel coronavirus in the U.S. on Jan. 21, 2020, when...

ACS Athens School in Greece has international flavor, American roots

Special to the Hellenic News of America  There’s a place in the suburbs of Athens, Greece, where children are taught to be world citizens. ACS Athens...

Grecian Delight/Kronos Foods merger means expanded choices for restauranteurs, food service retailers

Special to the Hellenic News of America The Mediterranean food revolution in America had humble beginnings, when an automation engineer from the Greek village of...

Eleni Bousis has faith in God, science, physicians, and philanthropists working together to find a cure for cancer

Special to the Hellenic News of America If we want to defeat COVID and destroy “the monster” cancer, which has taken the lives of so...

This Greek-American Attorney Keeps Her Eye on Illinois’ Environment and Those Who Would Pollute

Being one of the guardians of Illinois’ environment is a daunting job for anyone, let alone someone who came to the job at age...

Congresswoman Dina Titus Credits Grandfather for Greek Values and Love of Politics

For Congresswoman Alice Costandina “Dina” Titus, a Greek life was hard to come by growing up in southern Georgia. “We had to drive as far...

Business Community Embraces First-Ever Virtual Hermes Expo

When the technology is done right, you don’t even know it’s there.  The first-ever virtual Hermes Expo took place from Sept. 28 to Oct....

Greek-American Restauranteurs Create Partitions to Make Indoor Dining Safe Again

Special to the Hellenic News of America Two brothers who own a restaurant in the Chicago area have found a way to make indoor dining...

Greek/Cuban American Candidate for Congress Promotes American Dream, Fights Socialism

Special to the Hellenic News of America Nicole Malliotakis wants to keep the American Dream alive, like it was for her Greek and Cuban immigrant...

Bicentennial Events Highlight Role of World Diaspora in Greek Independence

The Greek revolutionary war for independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1821 was obviously momentous for Greece. Few realize, though, the impact the Greek Revolution...

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine Now on Solid Ground as Construction Restarts 

The people close to the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine at Ground Zero in New York tend to think of the...

U.S. Inaction Against Turkish Aggression Stalls Cyprus Progress

A year ago, on the 45th anniversary of the Turkish invasion of Cyprus, there was a reason to feel optimistic. The United States, at last,...

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Church Forgives $3.5 Million Medical Debt for 2,200 Families

The Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church in Webster, MA is culminating its centennial celebration by giving back in a major way. It...

The Genocidal Birth of Modern Turkey

By Dr. Robert Zaller, Professor The word “genocide,” describing the systematic physical or cultural destruction of a people, was coined in 1944 by a lawyer,...