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Friday, October 30, 2020

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American Officers Witness the Unfolding of a Genocide

Haunting New Collection Unveils Firsthand Accounts of the Systematic Killing of Greeks in Turkey in the 1920s Orleans, LA: In the years following World War...

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,...

AHI Urges U.S. Government to Keep Engaged on the Border Crisis

WASHINGTON, DC — American Hellenic Institute (AHI) President Nick Larigakis wrote to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo out of concern the international community will lose...

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...

On the Road in Greece: Georgiadis Accessories & Souvenirs, Alexandroupolis, Greece

By Catherine Tsounis Alexandroupolis is a modern city of Thrace that lied on our itinerary for a summer 2019 Kapogiannis tour. When we crossed the...

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...

Supreme President responds to New York Times Article on Border Crisis

ORDER OF AHEPA March 12, 2020  Letters to the Editor New York Times 620 Eighth Avenue New York, N.Y. 10018  Dear Editor:  The reporting of Greek-Turkish border incidents...

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...

Call to Action: Implore U.S. Congress to Act on the Migrant Crisis in Greece

  On behalf of the Order of the Sons of Pericles and the youth in the Hellenic community, we ask all of our members and...

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...

The Honorable Mr Mevlut Cavusoglu

By Leonidas Koumakis   Honorable Mr. Cavusoglu, With all due respect to your office, please allow me to submit certain queries which may be shared not only...

Erdogan Unchecked

By CDR Demetries Andrew Grimes, USN Ret. The UN, EU, NATO, have all remained silent as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government coordinates the largest...

Northern Aegean Relief Alliance Plans Rally to Address Greece’s Migrant Humanitarian Crisis in NY on March 8th

Athens Square Park – Astoria, NY Sunday, March 8 at 2 pm    Astoria, NY – March 2, 2020 – A rally to raise awareness about...

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St. Photos Announce Scholarship in Honor of the 200th Anniversary of Greece’s Independence

In honor of the 200th anniversary of the Greek War for Independence, which will be celebrated globally in 2021, the St. Photios National Shrine...

Historic Upstate AHEPA District 6 Chapter Reactivated in Buffalo, NY

By Chris Pappis, AHEPA D6 Secretary Over the last few years, AHEPA has spread its membership wings throughout the Empire State, inspiring Hellenism and Brotherhood....

The Strength of the Greek “Philotimo”

By: Andrea Photopoulos Papa I live in San Jose, CA and my Greek roots are Chora, Andros and Kyparissia in Peloponnesus. I am a woman...

Review: Aphrodite’s Sweets in Queens, New York

You need not scale up the heights of Mount Olympus in order to relish a dish and treats that are fit for the deities...

Tyler Johnson of ‘The Young and The Restless’ talks to HNA

Actor Tyler Johnson chatted with this Greek-American journalist about "The Young and The Restless," and his love for the craft of acting. Walt Disney once...