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Friday, July 23, 2021

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Ambassador Pyatt’s Message to American citizens in Greece on COVID-19

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lP885uPyt2s&feature=emb_title The United States Ambassador to Greece, Geoffry Pyatt, shared a heartwarming video message to comfort the American citizens in Greece. "I wanted to take a...

Greece Celebrated March 25th Dual Religious and Independence Day Holiday from Homes

By Catherine Tsounis, contributing editor   March 25th is the dual holiday for the Greek nation, celebrating the 1821 Greek Revolution and the Annunciation of the...

AHEPA Commemorates Greek Independence Day

First, and foremost, please stay safe during the challenge presented by the coronavirus global pandemic. We have issued a series of communications and set-up a resource webpage. The health,...

Corfu magic

“Gradually the magic of the island settled over us as gently and clingingly as pollen.”        ― Gerald Durrell on Corfu, My Family and Other...

President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou addresses the Greek Diaspora on the occasion of March 25th

My dear countrymen, Greek and Greeks abroad, It is with great pleasure that I address today to you, the Greek Greeks, for the first time since...

The Hellenic Initiative Fuels the Work of Kivotos Tour Kosmou with $20,000

(ATHENS, GREECE, March 11) The Hellenic Initiative (THI) empowered the humanitarian work of the NGO “Ark ofthe World- Kivotos tou Kosmou” with a $20,000 donation. Through...

Hermes Expo is ever-changing, but its mission is as relevant as ever: fostering mutual business relationships

You could say that West Germany was partly responsible for the Hermes Expo and the Hellenic News of America.  Both were created by Paul Kotrotsios...

Eleni Poulos Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Eleni Tours, Brings Personal Touch and Love of Greece to the Business

By David Bjorkgren, senior editor Special to the Hellenic News of America    Eleni Poulos started her travel agency in an unusual place—her son’s bedroom. Nearly 30 years...

Migrant Crisis Awareness on March 8th in Astoria

The community is invited to come together and show unity for our beloved Chios as well as its neighboring northern Agean islands. Location:  Athena Square...

Commemoration of Greek Independence Day at the State Capitol

Our delegation from Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Camp Hill, PA will be led by Father Michael and a group of AHEPA Power...

AHI Collaborates with Congress to Organize Eastern Mediterranean Energy Developments Briefing

WASHINGTON, DC — Working in collaboration with the House Committee on Foreign Affairs staff, the American Hellenic Institute (AHI) is pleased to announce a congressional...

Recognizing a Foreign Judgement in Greece

By Christos Iliopoulos, contributing editor   A decision issued by a court in any country of the world can be implemented in Greece, provided it is...

Leadership 100 Approves $5 Million for St. Nicholas National Shrine

LEADERSHIP 100 APPROVES $5 MILLION FOR ST. NICHOLAS NATIONAL SHRINE AND ADDITIONAL GRANTS OF $2,673,658 FOR 2020   The Leadership 100 Board of Trustees, in a historic vote, approved a grant of...

Sons of Pericles Hold Inaugural “Rising Sons” Conference

This month, the Sons of Pericles embarked on their inaugural Rising Sons Conference, located at the Diakonia Retreat Center in Salem, South Carolina. In...

Reviving Greek Town: Utah’s Greek Orthodox community announces campaign to fund a new facility

Utah’s Greek Orthodox community announces campaign to fund a new facility to provide resources and cultural center for a new generation of Greek Utahns   Salt...

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Chairman Menendez: Erdogan’s Announced Plans for Greek Cypriot Suburb Can Not Stand

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, issued the following statement in response to Turkish President Recep Tayyip...

Greek-American Judoka, Nefeli Papadakis Qualifies for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago congratulates Greek-American judoka, Nefeli Papadakis for qualifying to represent Team USA at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo! Papadakis...

Clipper Magazine Hosts Greek Heritage Night August 19th

LANCASTER, PA – It’s our Greek Heritage Night presented by Kegel’s Produce and the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church. This event will be coming to...

On the 47th anniversary, one man’s story when the Turks illegally invaded Cyprus

Special to the Hellenic News of America With the distance of time and geography, it’s easy for many of us to dismiss the situation in...

Dr. Zissis Chroneos to receive the ‘Hermes Award’ on October 20th at the 30th Hermes Expo

On Sunday, July 11, 2021, Dr. Zissis Chroneos sponsored a coffee hour at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Camp Hill, PA in honor of his guest,...