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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...

Cyprus elects first female parliamentary speaker

NICOSIA (Reuters) - The Cypriot parliament elected its first female speaker on Thursday, handing the role to 35-year-old Annita Demetriou, a member of the...

Saint Nicholas National Shrine Tops $95M in Fundraising

Saint Nicholas National Shrine Tops $95M in Fundraising, With an Additional $55M Since January 2020 Non-Profit Organization Has Raised $8.5M in the Past Two Months,...

Dr. George J. Korkos, co-founder of the Milwaukee Bucks and champion of Hellenism has passed away

George J. Korkos, MD September 4, 1931 - May 28, 2021   On May 28, 2021, heaven gained its most prized angel when George J. Korkos, MD...

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...

Tripping over history in Thessaloniki

“In Thessaloniki, we live our history.” Sofia Bournatzi Of course, that statement could almost be a cliché if it wasn’t applied to Thessaloniki. It has...

Greek Independence: Forever Intertwined with the American Revolution

By Spiros Jason Giannaros, Special to the Hellenic News of America  As Greeks around the world celebrate the 200th anniversary of the beginning of their...

Entrepreneur Sandy Tzaferos finds her voice in pharmacy, helping people

Special to the Hellenic News of America Sandy Tzaferos remembers going with her Greek immigrant parents to the doctor to translate the visit. She did the...

The Modern Greek Enlightenment and the Revolution of 1821

Special to the Hellenic News of America It is that time of year when Hellenes and Philhellenes all over the world will come together to...

200th Anniversary of the Greek War of Independence – Zito I 25 Martiou!

By Elizabeth and Demetrios Giannaros, Special to the Hellenic News of America  Απ’ τα κόκκαλα βγαλμένη.   Των Ελλήνων τα ιερά,       Και σαν πρώτα...

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...

Greek-American owned dental group makes ‘rising dental group to watch’ list in Chicagoland

Dr. Alexander G. Alemis, DDS, FAGD founded Family Dental Care in 1986. What started off as one location has now expanded to six locations...

Greek-American restaurant owner of Baltimore launches fund to save eateries from closing during the pandemic

Greek-American restaurant owner, John Minadakis of Jimmy’s Famous Seafood demonstrates the meaning of “Philotimo” by starting The Famous Fund campaign to save Baltimore restaurants...

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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...

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