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AHEPA Congratulates President-Elect Joe Biden On Historic Victory

The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) congratulated President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on their historic victory in a statement on Sunday. George G. Horiates, Supreme President of AHEPA, said in the statement: "We congratulate President-elect Joseph...

President-Elect Biden Calls for Unity, Will be President “For All Americans”

In his victory speech in Wilmington, Delaware on Saturday evening, President-elect Joe Biden called for unity in an increasingly divided country. After jogging onto the stage wearing a mask, President-elect Biden, who received the most votes of a US presidential...

Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris Makes History

Vice President Elect Kamala Harris will make history as the first woman, African American, and South Asian American US Vice President. Harris reacted on Twitter to her own and President Elect Joseph R. Biden's projected win. "This election is about so...

Parents of Son Slain in Greece Say "He Never Met a Stranger"

In July of 2017, an atrocity took place on the idyllic Greek island of Zakynthos, when a young American fashion designer who had traveled there to shoot photos for his clothing line was brutally murdered in the street. Beaten by...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Shares Moving Family Photos

Greek NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo recently shared a post full of touching family photos on his instagram account. In a slideshow featuring childhood pictures of Giannis and his three siblings, Thanasis, Kostas, and Alexis, the incredible athlete shows the transformation...

Joe Biden Calls for Tough Stance on Turkey’s Provocations Against Greece

Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden called for a tougher stance against Turkey saying that the US must press Turkey to refrain from any further provocative actions in the region against Greece. In a statement he stressed the need for peace...

Greece Extends Entry Ban on Some Non-EU Nationals, Including US, Until July 31

The ban on entry into Greece of non-EU citizens has been extended until July 31, according to a new aviation directive (NOTAM) coming from the national authorities. Following the decision of the European Union to remove Serbia and Montenegro from...

Erdogan’s Move on Hagia Sophia a “Deep Affront to Christians Around the World”

American officials reacted angrily on Friday to the decree by Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan to change Hagia Sophia's status from a museum and World Heritage site to a mosque.  The leadership of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee issued...

New York Public Library Branch to Become Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library

  A major branch of the New York Public Library will be renamed the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library, according to a recent press release from the SNF, as a result of the Foundation’s transformational gift of $55 million. The historic midtown...