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Thursday, August 13, 2020

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Kalymnos Island cuisine begs to be savored

From high atop St. Savvas Monastery the lush agricultural Pothia Valley is like green parkland bisecting this rocky land of Kalymnos Island. Groves of...

Tariff Update: Round Two, by Joseph Profaci of the NAOOA

By Joseph Profaci, NAOOALate Friday, the United States Trade Representative (USTR) published a notice in the Federal Register regarding its intention to re-open consideration of...

On the Road in Greece: St. Demetrios Cathedral of Thessaloniki

By Catherine Tsounis“There was a historic St. Demetrios. His bones are here. There is historical proof,” explained attorney Panagiota Petropoulou during our recent Kapogiannis...

Apulia: pleasing hungry visitors for millenniums

For the tourist whose interests lay in religious, architectural, cultural and culinary travel ancient Apulia, the heel of the Italian boot, has been offering...

Lecture on the World of Byzantine Princess Anna Comnena with Armenian Roots

“It is the mark of a bad general when all is peaceful, to incite his neighbors to war intentionally-for peace is the objective of...

Kontos Foods to Exhibit at Kosherfest with its Full Lineup of Kosher Pareve and Pas Yisroel-Certified Flatbreads

Flatbreads, Fillo Dough and Spanakopita will be on display, perfect for home and restaurant cooking    Paterson, New Jersey – Nov. 5, 2019 –   Kontos Foods,...

Greek companies seek out U.S. Markets via Hermes Expo Trade Route Platform

Prosperity is on the rise in Greece and Greek companies are once again looking for new opportunities in the United States Marketplace.  On April...

Kolovos Group is Back at it Again: This Time Giving the Iconic Olga’s Diner a Reboot

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5Rc4Fu_ebM By Aphrodite Kotrotsios, PublisherOn October 21, 2019, father-son business duo, Bill and Hristos Kolovos along with partners Bill Dovas, Mike Mihos, Spyros Kapnisis and...

Puglia, Italy: from Magna Graecia to St. Peter

There are multiple reasons to explore the ancient Puglia region on the heel of Italy’s boot from Renaissance palaces, extraordinary seafood, mystery churches to...

Greeks Respond to New American Tariffs on European Goods

By Lisa Radinovsky Spanish olive oil and olives are on the list of European goods subject to new American tariffs, but Greek olive oil and...

Kontos will showcase new and favorite flatbreads in Germany for Anuga 2019

Kontos Heads back to Cologne, Germany, for Anuga 2019 Will Showcase New and Favorite Flatbreads, Including Gorditas, Toasted Tidbits, Kontos Pocket-Less Pita, GYRO Bread, Panini...

GAEA: International Ambassadors of Healthy Food and Living

By Lisa Radinovsky Ancient Greeks worshiped Gaea, a primeval goddess viewed as mother of all, creator of the earth and the universe. In modern times,...

Kalymnos Island’s Xenia

 “They do not need to go away. You give them something to eat.” What food did they have? A little boy had brought his...

Remove Olive Oil from Prospective Tariff List, Urges NAOOA

By Lisa Radinovsky, greekliquidgold.com As Chris Kay of Carter Imports commented when signing a North American Olive Oil Association (NAOOA) petition, he is concerned “that...

Eat with your eyes: four stellar Corfu restaurants

 Ηaving choices in eating has probably been a human impulse since the dawn of time. One can almost hear the cave dweller saying, “No,...

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Christos Koutsis, Vice President of Investors Bank, has passed away

Christos John Koutsis, 63, of Paramus, formerly of Athens, Greece, passed away on Saturday, August 8, 2020. Christos worked for Investors Bank, in Short...

My parents own property in Greece

My parents own property in Greece, but I do not know if they have the right documents to prove their property rights. Also, I...

Justice for Cyprus (PSEKA) mourns the passing of Demetrios Zemenides (1942-2020)

In Memoriam Demetrios Zemenides  1942-2020 The International Coordinating Committee – Justice for Cyprus (PSEKA) mourns the passing of Demetrios Zemenides, one of its long-time collaborators in Chicago.  The...

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...

On The Road to Constantinople: Repairs of Hagia Sophia Dome by 10th Century Armenian Architect

“All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them,” by Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaulti de Galilei, an Italian astronomer, physicist, and engineer.1Hagia Sophia...