America’s Best Diners Belong to Greeks

After several weeks of taking submissions from radio WCBS FM-1011 listeners for Joe Causi’s Best Diner in the Tri-State area, they have finally narrowed it down to ten finalists from the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens,...

Alexander Payne to Receive PHSF 2012 Paradigm Award

The PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation is pleased to announce that Alexander Payne (Konstantinos Alexandros Papadopoulos) will be the 2012 recipient of the Paradigm Award.  The award will be presented at the Foundation’s Annual Awards Ceremony...

Memorial Day: Father Tells Greek-American Fallen Hero’s Story

Nicholas Xiarhos would have turned 30 on February 12, 2018. Unfortunately eight years ago, a bomb hit the tank that was carrying Nick and his fellow US Marines near the town of Gasmir, Afghanistan....

Wall Street and Washington Bracing for Greek Euro Exit

With growing speculation that Greece will – sooner or later – be forced to leave the Eurozone of the 17 countries using the euro as a currency because of its financial crisis and the...

21 Nobel Prize Winners Call for "Support of Greece"

"Support of Greece" is the title of an article published by Science magazine, countersigned by 21 Nobel Prize Winning scientists of the exact sciences sector. The prominent scientists refer to the austerity measures imposed on...

Greek Origins of Everyday Words

More than 200.000 words in all the Latin-based modern languages (English, Spanish, Italian, French etc.) originate from Greek, around 70.000 of them directly and the rest through Latin. The purpose of this column is not...

Admiral James G. Stavridis: Connecting with Cultures Builds Security in the 21st Century

"Reading about other cultures, social networking, and other “smart power” tools can help create security in the 21st century." That was the key message from Greek-American Admiral James G. Stavridis, commander of the United States...

US Official Supports Greece, Calls on Leaders to Respect the Greeks Decision

USA supports Greece remaining in the Eurozone, according to a White House official, who stressed the need "to respect Greek citizens and their decision." Ben Rhodes, deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications and Speechwriting,...

Greek Relief from Archaeological Museum of Athens Goes on View At Getty Villa

The J. Paul Getty Museum today placed on view a Decree Relief with Antiochos and Herakles, the first Greek loan to arise from a 2011 framework for cultural cooperation between the Getty and the...

2012 Global Summit of Women to Take Place in Athens

The Global Summit of Women is a non-profit program, funded by the Washington-based Women's Research and Education Institute. Its purpose is to bring successful women from all over the world together and expand their economic...