US Senate Resolution Emphasizes Greece’s Geostrategic Significance

The U.S. Senate has released a resolution on the occasion of the 198th anniversary of Greek Independence. Signed by 27 Senators, the resolution emphasizes...

Daylight Savings Time Changes Next Sunday in Greece

Next Sunday, March 31st, clocks in Greece will turn one hour ahead for daylight savings time. At 3 a.m., clocks will be set at...

Anna Korakaki Wins Silver Medal in European Shooting Championship

Greek champion in shooting Anna Korakaki won her first medal in the level of women by winning the silver in the 10-meter air pistol...

Greek American Michael Kratsios Nominated as White House Chief Technology Officer

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated Greek-American Michael Kratsios as Chief Technology Officer of the United States, according to a Bloomberg report. Kratsios, a...

National Hellenic Museum to Hold Greek Independence Day Celebration

Chicago's National Hellenic Museum will hold its annual Greek Independence Day Family Celebration on Saturday, March 23, featuring students performing songs, acting in historical plays,...

The Greek-Australian “King of Coffee”

John Lazarou, the son of Greek immigrants, worked long and hard to realize his dream in Australia. His efforts and persistence paid off handsomely,...

Australian PM Blasts Erdogan’s “Highly Offensive” Remarks

Australian prime minister Scott Morrison reacted furiously on Wednesday to comments by Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan which invoked the battle of Gallipoli to...

Yanni Named as First “In Residence on Broadway” Artist

Composer and master musician Yanni will be the first performer for the new "In Residence on Broadway" series, performing May 29 to June 2. The...

Olympia Dukakis Documentary to Screen at Museum of the Moving Image

The Olympia Dukakis documentary, titled "Olympia", will screen at the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, New York, on March 31. Hellenic Film Society...

Vancouver Greek Community Terrorized into Cancelling Event

The Hellenic Community of Vancouver, British Columbia announced on Wednesday it is cancelling a rental contract with a right-wing group for the use of...

The Legendary Greek Orthodox Priest Who Served Four Generations of Canadians...

The story of Father Nicholas Salamis is also the story of Greek Canadians, from the time the first immigrants set foot on the land...

A Greek Newspaper Struggles to Survive in Istanbul

The story of the Apoyevmatini newspaper in Istanbul mirrors to a great extent the story of the Greek community in the city: Once abundant...

Greek Member of European Parliament Declared MEP of the Year

Maria Spyraki was named a Member of the European Parliament of the Year in the category of "Industry, Research and Innovation" on Wednesday. Spyraki is...

South African Greeks Celebrate Independence Day

The Hellenic Federation of South Africa on Monday commemorated the 25th of March in 1821, which marks the day Greece regained its independence from...

Egyptian Shipwreck Proves Greek Historian Herodotus Right — After 2,500...

Archaeologists have recently discovered an ancient shipwreck which proves the Greek Historian Herodotus was absolutely correct about the observations he made nearly 25 centuries ago. The...

Vasilopita Recipe

Here's a traditional recipe to make the luckiest New Year's Greek cake aka Vasilopita.

Melomakarona – Greek Christmas Cookies

For the dough In a mixer add 350 ml water, 350ml olive oil, 50gr butter, 50ml honey και 50ml raki - mix for one minute. In a cup...