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Saturday, April 10, 2021

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Properties in Greece that are long forgotten

Greeks living outside of the country often contact attorneys or relatives in Greece to find out the actual, legal, and tax status of real...

Divine Wrath

The arrows of Apollo The case of the plague in Greek history may still give us pose for reflection. The Greeks gave diseases precise names....

The Greek #MeToo movement gains momentum because Greece’s Athlete A had the courage to speak out about her abuse

Recently, in some countries around the world, there has been an undertone that the #Metoo movement should come to an end; however, here in...

Benefactor Iakovos Tsounis Donates 23 million to Greece Armed forces

While New York City was experiencing 12+ inches of snow on Wednesday, February 2nd, an amazing event took place in Greece. Iakovos Tsounis, no...

Conferment of Padma Shri Award to Greek National, Prof. Nicholas Kazanas

The Embassy of India has great pleasure to announce that Prof. Nicholas Kazanas, a Greek national and a distinguished Indologist, has been awarded the...

A special event from a School like no other

The teachers from the worldwide Greek School The Greek Online School, recently received the amazing news that all their students who were Ellinomatheia Exams...

Meteora: a magical 14th century necessity

The six monasteries of Meteora are justifiably a magnet for tourists. The ascetic Greek Orthodox monks who strove for mystical connection with the divine...

Greece dubs 2021 Vaccination Process “Elefteria” on the Bicentennial Commemoration of Greek Independence of 1821

Special to the Hellenic News of America  The first of the 1.2 million doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccines estimated to be received by end of...

“Cultural Diplomacy – The Contribution of Diaspora” web conference organized by AHEPA PATRAS HJ – 25

The contribution of the Hellenic Diaspora in the forging of bilateral cultural relations between Greece and third countries is the key issue of the...

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s play-calling, for defense against COVID-19, in our “court” known as life

Special to the Hellenic News of America The Greek government launched its latest awareness campaign against Covid-19 just in time for this year’s restricted and...

Greek civilization treasures are not for export or sale

By Dr. Evaggelos Vallianatos   In early December 2020, the Greek parliament approved a law for the export of antiquities, including entire museum collections, to foreign...

Greek and Cypriot American organizations receive response from the National Security Council on Varosha Beach

The National Security Council (NSC) responded to an October 30, 2020, joint letter supported by AHEPA and several Greek and Cypriot American organizations that...

Tripping over Pyrgos on Santorini

When I first saw Pyrgos in 2014 it was late afternoon through swirling fog rolling up 700-foot-high cliffs. The mist hugged the low flat...

Greece hopes to emerge as the post pandemic new “Land of Dreams”

Historically, America has been dubbed “the land of opportunity” because millions of immigrants left their own homes to find something in this country not...

A Traditional 2020 Christmas in Greece

How is Greece celebrating 2020 Christmas? Pitsa and Christos Macarounis described strict quarantine measures, with police patrolling the streets of Tripoli, in the Peloponnese....

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The Hospitality Industry: Will Government Kill the Industry Before COVID Finished the Job?

Primerus Employment Seminar  Wednesday, April 14, 2021 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm ET   Needless to say, the Hospitality Industry has suffered the brunt of the pandemic restrictions....

50 παρά δυο αφηγήματα για την Πελοπόννησο εμπνευσμένα από την Ελληνική Επανάσταση

ΔΙΑΔΡΟΜΕΣ-1821, Μία δωρεάν εφαρμογή για ντόπιους, επισκέπτες και φίλους της Ιστορίας διαθέσιμη εδώ ​Επανάσταση του ’21 και Πελοπόννησος είναι άρρηκτα συνδεδεμένα.  Πράγμα διόλου τυχαίο λόγω της...

DIADROMES-1821, a new app highlighting stories about the Peloponennese inspired by the Greek War of Independence

50 minus two stories about the Peloponnese inspired by the Greek War of  Independence A free app for locals, travelers and history buffs available below  ​The...

57% Of Brides Don’t Love Their Wedding Rings, Here’s How To Make Sure Your Bride Does

According to a recent survey by David’s Bridal, 57% of women are not satisfied with their wedding rings. A great solution to this dilemma...

St. Photios National Shrine’s Greek-language Essay Contest Winner Emmanuel Lambrakis

Congratulations to the St. Photios National Shrine's Greek-language First Place Essay Contest winner Emmanuel Lambrakis of New York, NY, with an essay on Dr....