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AHI Mourns Passing of Former AHIPAC Chair Dr. Dean Lomis

Lomis is credited for “educating” Biden on Cyprus Issue WASHINGTON, DC —The American Hellenic Institute (AHI) mourns the passing of the former chairman of the American...

Dr. Dean Lomis, an advocate for Hellenism, has passed away

Dean C. Lomis, Ph.D. (Constantine Tsolomitis) April 13, 1931– February 13, 2021 (Age 89) Dean Lomis was a native of Gary, Indiana born to Greek immigrant...

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....

AHEPA launches new website dedicated to its history

Are you familiar with the plight of Greek immigrants in early 20th century America? Did you know Boxing great Jack Dempsey was an Ahepan or...

DOP Hosts Webinar on DOP Foundation, Inc. Scholarships

 By Elena Saviolakis, DOP WASHINGTON, DC – The Daughters of Penelope (DOP), a leading international service organization comprised of women of Hellenic heritage and Philhellenes,...

Daughters of Penelope Supporting Domestic Violence Survivors

By Elena Saviolakis, DOP WASHINGTON, DC – The Daughters of Penelope (DOP), a leading international service organization comprised of women of Hellenic heritage and Philhellenes,...

PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation announces new program designed to cultivate tomorrow’s leaders

   PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation Announces New Leadership Fellowship New three-year program designed to cultivate tomorrow’s leaders When the PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation says it strives to go “Beyond...

Markos Papadatos wins big, sweeps all four 2021 ‘Best of Long Island’ categories

By: Barbara Goldsmith, Special to the Hellenic News of America To quote the classic Tina Turner song, Markos Papadatos is "simply the best." For the...

In Memoriam: Ambassador Andros Agathocleous Nicolaides (1938-2021)

During the past forty plus years that we have been involved in the struggle of the Cypriot people for Freedom and Justice, we had...

Zoom Brothers’ of the ’60s and ’70s at Hellenic College or Holy Cross

By Dr. Michael Billys, The inception of this group materialized when Dr. Michael Billys, Coordinator, understood that a ‘prayer group’ was necessary to spearhead a...

February 9th Greek International Greek Language Day in Larissa, Greece

February 9, 2021, has been declared International Greek Language Day in hopes of sparking interest in the language worldwide. The date coincides with Commemoration...

John Kokolakis, patriot and businessman, has passed away

Our community is mourning the loss of a loyal steward, great patriot, and dear friend John Kokolakis. 1935-2021. On February 6, 2021, at 5:01 pm,...

St. Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine Announces Essay Contest Results

The Saint Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine Essay Program committee members reviewed the judges’ results for the 2020 essay competition.  Committee members Katherine Bacalis; Renee...

International Greek Language Day Celebrated Across the World

“Do you think that I have anything else on my mind except freedom and language?” These were the words of the national poet Dionysios Solomos,...

A DOP Virtual initiation across the Atlantic

By Elena Saviolakis, DOP WASHINGTON, DC – The Grand President of the Daughters of Penelope (DOP), a leading international service organization comprised of women of...

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Sarbanes Leads House Effort to Pass H.R. 1, the For the People Act

Transformational Voting Rights, Anti-Corruption, Ethics and Clean Elections Reform Package Will Restore Trust, Fairness and Integrity to Government and Return Power Back to the...

Congressman Sarbanes votes to pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act

Comprehensive Reform Effort Would Crack Down on Police Brutality and Misconduct WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman John Sarbanes (D-Md.) today voted to pass the George Floyd...

AHEPA Omega Chapter 371 donates to the GOA Clergy Pension Plan

By Annette Madias The AHEPA Omega Chapter 371 provides significant support to Orthodox parishes and Hellenic organizations in the Metropolis of Detroit. A recent donation...

Why Turkey’s claims on Greek islands are without any legal basis

By Leonidas Chrysanthopoulos, Ambassador at honorem, IHA Member   The Lausanne Peace Treaty with Turkey, the Agreement between Italy and Turkey of January 4, 1932, the...