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Tom Carvel: The Greek Who Introduced Soft Ice Cream to America

Tom Carvel, born Athanassios Karvelas, was a Greek immigrant who brought soft ice cream to America and made the Carvel empire.

The First Greek to Set Foot in America

The first Greek person to ever set foot in America was a man named Theodoros Griego, and he arrived in the country in 1528.

Polar Bear Swim: Tradition Launched by Greek Immigrant in Canada Returns

Polar Bear Swim: The title sort of speaks for itself, launched in Canada in 1920 by Greek immigrant Peter (Pete) Pantages.

The Greeks of Utah: History Spanning More Than a Century

The Greek Community of Utah is both typical of Greek communities in the US but also, due to the uniqueness of Utah, quite distinctive itself.

Greece Demands Answers in Death of Greek Immigrant in Germany

Greece is demanding answers regarding the death of Greek immigrant Giorgos Zantiotis while in police custody in Wuppertal, Germany this week. The Greek Foreign Ministry has formally requested that German authorities provide them with a full report of what happened...

Greek Immigrant in Germany Giorgos Zantiotis Dies in Police Custody

Greeks in Germany are searching for answers after the death of immigrant Giorgos Zantiotis while in police custody in the city of Wuppertal, in western Germany. The cause of death for the man, who was only 25 years of age,...

Body Discovered in the UK Identified as Greek Man Stathis Anthis

The body of a 33-year-old Greek man, Efstathios (Stathis) Anthis, was identified off the coast of the UK on Tuesday.