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Friday, October 30, 2020

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This September, You’ll Have a Chance to Connect Online at the Virtual Hermes Expo

The Hermes Expo, one of the greatest business networking opportunities for the Greek-American and Philhellenic business communities is going virtual. The first-ever Virtual Hermes Expo...

Pomegranate, Ermioni, youth intertwined

"Surely Love is a wonderful thing. Pearls and pomegranate cannot buy it...” ~ Oscar Wilde It’s appropriate that an ancient fruit should have a close...

Greek triple jump queen Olga Vasdeki has the heart of a champion

By: Markos Papadatos, Senior Editor Three-time Olympian and Greek triple jumper Olga Vasdeki chatted with HNA's Markos Papadatos about her respected career in track and...

May Day 2020 Greece Inspires Love of Nature

Greek-American News Protomagia (May 1st) is International Labor Day in Greece. It is a holiday where people traditionally go to the countryside for picnics, to...

In Byzantine Footsteps: Church St. Mary of Blachernae

By: Catherine Tsounis, Contributing Editor Visiting the historical Church of St. Mary of Blachernae or Panagia Blachernae Church in Constantinople (Istanbul) known to Greeks made...

Admire Oracles: Delphi, Gods and Wine

Considered the “navel of the world” to ancient Greeks, Delphi was more important than Mount Olympus. Delphi was their Vatican. “Admire oracles” (Χρησμοὺς θαύμαζε) was...

Hellenic Relief Foundation continues to feed vulnerable families in Greece during COVID-19 crisis

The coronavirus crisis is currently affecting the average way of life globally, not only personally, but across socioeconomic levels. Currently, Greece is under a...

The good side of Greece radiates

Elona Angoli sewed 600 masks in Grevena. The Saabo family is doing the same in Trikala. In every corner of Greece an "outbreak" of donations and volunteering and a...

Αισώπειοι Μύθοι: Γουρούνι και Σκυλί

By:  Elias Taylor (Terzopoulos), Ph.D.   1. Ελληνική – Ελεύθερη Μετάφραση/Προσαρμογή Γουρούνι και Σκυλί Ένα άσπρο γουρούνι και ένα άσπρο σκυλί μάλωναν για το ποιο απο τα δυο...

Germany Confronted with History Once Again

Andreas Theophanous*   With the spread of COVID-19 in most countries of the world, in addition to the casualties, the health issues and the disruption of...

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,...

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...

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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...