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Nicole Malliotakis Named Assistant Whip for Republican Conference

Nicole Malliotakis, the Greek-American who won the congressional race for New York's 11th District in November, has been appointed as an assistant whip for the Republican conference in the House of Representatives. Members of the whip team serve as floor...

American Airlines to Start Flights Between New York and Athens

American Airlines will launch a new service for the summer 2021 season from Athens to New York (JFK), starting June 3. Flights on a Boeing 777-200 will be available for booking beginning this Monday, January 25. The Fort Worth-based carrier announced...

Larry King Dies from Coronavirus

Larry King, the American talk show legend has died aged 87. He passed away this morning at Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre in Los Angeles after a battle with coronavirus. A statement posted online by his Ora Media company confirmed the sad news. It...

Maria Loi Hosts Virtual Mediterranean Tasting Event

Maria Loi and her culinary friends will host the 2nd Annual Virtual Mediterranean Tasting Event on January 24th. The event is hosted in collaboration with The Loukoumi Foundation. All proceeds will go to their charity initiative, The Loukoumi Feeds the...

Philhellene Senator Menendez New Chair of Foreign Relations Committee

Philhellene Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) was named the new chairman of the US Senate's powerful Foreign Relations Committee after Democrats took control of both houses of Congress in the November elections. Menendez, a tireless defender of Greece, had chaired the...

The Greek-American Working to Bring Joe Biden Back to Greece

Greek-American Nicholas Logothetis, Co-Founder and Chairman of Concordia and executive board member at the Libra Group, says he will extend an invitation to President Biden to visit Greece. Logothetis was instrumental in bringing President Biden to Greece in 2017 to...

US Secretary of State Nominee Blinken says Turkey “Not Acting Like an Ally”

U.S. Secretary of State nominee Antony Blinken said in his confirmation hearing this week that Turkey is "not acting like an ally" in what were some of the most pointed words coming out of Washington in the recent past. At...

President Joe Biden Takes Oath of Office in Deeply Divided USA

President Joe Biden took the oath of office in Washington DC on Wednesday, in the middle of a city that was nearly deserted due to pandemic restrictions and crowd-control measures. https://twitter.com/BelovethW/status/1351936216346800130 In place of the typical throngs of people who assemble...

When Greek American Dennis Mehiel Grabbed Joe Biden by the Lapels to Run for President

Greek-American entrepreneur Dennis Mehiel revealed on Tuesday that he had to grab President-elect Joe Biden by his lapels in order to convince him to run against Donald Trump for the White House. Speaking to Greek Reporter, Mehiel, a longtime friend...

Archbishop Elpidophoros to Offer Prayer at Virtual Presidential Inauguration

His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros will offer a prayer at the "Virtual Presidential Inaugural Prayer Service," to be held tomorrow, Wednesday, as Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th President of the United States. An announcement from the Greek Orthodox...