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Archbishop Elpidoforos Attends Black Lives Matter Protest in NYC

Archbishop Elpidophoros of America, the head of the Greek Orthodox Church in America attended a Black Lives Matter protest in Brooklyn, New York on...

The Island of Sifnos, Unassuming Gem of the Western Cyclades

Sifnos, one of the islands of the Western Cyclades, is a balance of beautiful beaches, nightlife, pristine white villages, low-impact tourism -- and perhaps...

Bear Family Gobbles Fruit, Washes it Down with Ouzo on Greek Farm

A mother bear and her three cubs broke into a farm in Metsovo, northern Greece, and after they gobbled up all the fruit they...

Six Out of Ten Greek Businesses in Liquidity Crisis After Lockdown

Six out of 10 businesses face liquidity issues, with only enough cash reserves to continue operating for less than six months -- while three...

Suspension of Qatar Airways Flights to Athens Leaves Greek-Australians in Limbo

Greek-Australians who had been planning to visit Greece in the next few weeks were left in limbo after Athens suspended all Qatar Airways flights...

Busting Racism in the 1930s: Powerful Photo of Greeks Serving Black Patrons

This powerful photo shot at a Greek-owned diner in Pittsburgh’s Hill District circa 1930s is an emotional reminder of how newly arrived Greek immigrants...

Former First Lady of Greece Amalia Megapanou Dies at 91

Amalia Megapanou, the former wife of the late Greek statesman Konstantinos Karamanlis, has died at 91 years of age. Born in Athens in 1929, she...

Turkey Defies Warning, Insists on Drilling in Greek Waters

Turkey has defied Greece's warning to cancel its planned drilling for hydrocarbons in the Mediterranean, close to Greek islands, claiming that exploration will take...

When and How Can Americans Travel to Greece this Summer?

New rules announced by Greece last weekend will allow Americans to travel to Greece as early as June 15 with coronavirus testing and quarantine...

As Floyd’s Death Deemed Homicide Protests Continue Across the US

Protests erupted for a seventh day across the US over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, at the hands of a...