Chocolate Dipped Melomakarona Recipe

A spin of the traditional Melomakarona, the chocolate filled Greek Christmas cookies are a great dessert for the holiday meals. In a bowl • WATER 17 fl oz , 500ml • SUGAR 3lb , 800gr • HONEY 5...

American Hellenic Council Announces 2018 Scholarship Awards

  The American Hellenic Council (AHC) has announced that it is now accepting applications for the 2018 Scholarship Awards. The deadline for applicants is January 31, 2018, while the winners will be announced at the AHC annual...

Last Minute Antetokounmpo 3-Pointer Gives Bucks Win over Cavaliers

Greece's Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday, but the three-point play with 5.9 seconds remaining gave the Milwaukee Bucks the much-needed win of 119-116, in an NBA thriller. It was...

Greek American Evangelos Argyrakis Files for Attorney General in Nebraska

Omaha attorney Evangelos Argyrakis, son of Greek immigrants, has filed as a Democratic candidate for attorney general, according to the Lincoln Journal Star. Argyrakis said that if he is elected next year, his priority would...

NYCB President: "Atlantic Bank Will Continue to Play a Major Role in the Greek...

  NYCB President and CEO Joseph Ficalora vowed to retain the ‘Greek character’ of Atlantic Bank, a subsidiary of NYCB, in an exclusive interview with Greek Reporter from the Capital Link Forum in New York...

Multiple Fatalities as Amtrak Train Derails in Washington State

An Amtrak passenger train has derailed on an overpass in Washington state, falling partly onto an interstate freeway east of Olympia. The Pierce County sheriff's office has confirmed that "injuries and casualties" have been reported...

Bacteria Helps Turn Greek Yoghurt Waste into Fuel

    Scientists have used bacteria to turn the leftover sugars and acids from Greek yoghurt into molecules that could be used in bio-fuels or safe feed stock additives. Waste whey from Greek yoghurt production is made...

December 19, 1964: ‘Zorba the Greek’ Premieres in New York

On this day in 1964, a movie that spells "Greece" like no other premiered in New York City. "Zorba the Greek" is the timeless, best known film about Greece. Written by Nikos Kazantzakis, the book...

Greek Reporter’s Joanna Kalafatis in Top Notch Travel Bloggers’ List

Joanna Kalafatis is a colleague at Greek Reporter, but she is also an actress and a well regarded travel blogger, included in a list of "Top 40 Travel Bloggers to Follow in 2018". The list, compiled...

The Most Festive Christmas House in NYC is Greek and Has 300,000 Lights!

One of the best decorated homes in New York City, belongs to a Greek, originally from Chios. Mr. Isidoros Bilas started the amazing tradition 35 years ago, and every year people flock from all over...