Letter to Matthew Nimetz, Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for...

  Atty. Matthew Nimetz Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the Greece-FYROM talks Dept. of Political Affairs United Nations 405 East 42nd Street, New York, NY, 10017, USA Athens,...

Leadership 100 continues to grow as new chairman takes the reins

By David Bjorkgren, Editor Special to the Hellenic News of America   Leadership 100 is keeping an optimistic eye on the future as it looks at a...

GREEK-AMERICAN ACTOR / MUSICIAN JAMES PRAVASILIS ON THE CUSP OF GREATNESS

by Nick Christophers   It was a humble event that brought James out to the Long Island Independent Film Festival. His shorts “Prime” and “Sexual Healing”...

On the Road in Greece: Asclepeion at Epidaurus

B The Library of Alexandria contained the scientific knowledge of the ancient world. The  troops of Julius Caesar accidentally burned the library during...

ONASSIS CULTURAL CENTER NEW YORK PRESENTS CITYWIDE FESTIVAL, BIRDS: A FESTIVAL INSPIRED...

ONASSIS CULTURAL CENTER NEW YORK PRESENTS CITYWIDE FESTIVAL, BIRDS: A FESTIVAL INSPIRED BY ARISTOPHANES, APRIL 22-JULY 8   Third Annual Onassis Festival, Produced by Onassis Cultural Center New...

Following Byzantine Footsteps: Interview with Father Nicola Madaro

By Catherine Tsounis, Contributor History is written by the victors. - Winston Churchill St. Nicholas Feast Day is approaching on December 6th, 2017. We had the honor...

President Obama Supports Debt Relief for Greece

By: Constance Douris Greece has implemented financial reforms, and now it is time to restructure Athens’ debt to allow its struggling economy to grow. Sustainable debt...

April 28: Hellenic Dancers of NJ Annual Taverna Night Dinner Dance

Hellenic Dancers of NJ 46th Anniversary Taverna Night! Save $10 on adult tickets by reserving by April 15th!   Holmdel, NJ – The nationally famous Hellenic Dancers of New...

Defining tradition on Lipsi Island, Greece

Island stories conjure images of remote destinations – Ascension or the Faroe Islands.  At just 16 square kilometers (10 square miles) with a permanent population...

Letter to the Editor: “September 1955” article brought forth very...

Dear Editor: The very deeply informative "September 1955" article in the current September 2018 issue is well indicative why the Hellenic News of America has...

Demetra Veltsistas: My experience participating in the Athens Authentic Marathon

By Aphrodite Kotrotsios, Publisher   I had the opportunity to meet Demetra Veltsistas at the National Hellenic Society’s Heritage Classic Weekend back in October of 2018....

Talented Greek American Journalist, Markos Papadatos Writes His 5,000th Article

By Adrian Peel, Digital Journal One of Digital Journal's most active contributors recently penned his 5,000 article. He spoke to Digital Journal about the milestone. Greek...

A Message from Carl R. Hollister, Supreme President of AHEPA, on...

Greek Independence Day 2018   In 1821, after nearly 400 years of Ottoman oppression, the Greeks bound together under a flag bearing the cross to fight...

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By: Dr. Costas G. Fountzoulas, Contributor   The struggle of the enslaved Greeks against their ruthless rulers, the Ottoman Turks, officially started on the 25th of...

St. Nicholas Remembered as Santa Claus at Greek Orthodox Vespers

  By Catherine Tsounis “Santa Claus is alive! He is St. Nicholas. He gives us hope. Bring children here to see the icon of St. Nicholas,”...

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