Graduation at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church of Flushing, NY

FLUSHING, NY— The William Spyropoulos School Class of 2016 celebrated its graduation at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Shrine Church of Flushing, NY on June 10. The 33rd Commencement ceremony began with a prayer led...

Steve “The Flying Greek” Pisanos, Friend of Murrow and Cronkite, Dies at 96

SAN DIEGO, CA – Steve “The Flying Greek” Pisanos, a decorated fighter pilot with both the British (Royal) and United States Air Forces, died on June 6 at age 96, the San Diego Times...

Mary Apostle, Matriarch of Funeral Home Family, Passes Away at 103

NEW YORK – Mary N. Apostle, born in Staten Island 103 years ago, the last remaining of nine siblings, passed away on June 5. Her late husband, Nicholas, was founder of the Riverdale Funeral Home...
Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris visits the Onassis Cultural Center in New York city for an event hosted by HALC on May 31.

A Hip Mayor Brings Thessaloniki to the World

The proud mayor pulls out his cellphone to show off a picture of his beautiful granddaughter. A tattoo on his wrist peeks out from underneath his tailored suit. An earring glistens under the lights...

Academy of Hellenic Paideia Presents 1st Annual Art Festival

ASTORIA— On June 6, the Academy of Hellenic Paideia’s TIMARETE Hellenic Art Festival opened its Children’s Art Exhibition at the Greek Cultural Center showing the fantastic artwork created by the children in the Drawing...
A scene from Tango on the Balcony by filmmaker Minos Papas which had its world premiere on May 29 at the G.I. Film Festival in Washington, DC. Photo courtesy of Minos Papas

Tango on the Balcony World Premiere in Washington, DC

WASHINGTON, DC— On May 29, Tango on the Balcony, the latest short film from independent filmmaker and internationally acclaimed producer/director Minos Papas, had its world premiere at the 10th Annual G.I. Film Festival in...
Nick Karambelas, Esq. Photo by Karen Sayre, Eikon Photo.

Nicholas Karambelas Offers Free Guide to Business Entities in Greece

Attorney Nicholas G. Karambelas has published a Comparative Guide to Business Entities in Greece for United States Business Persons, a free e-book.
Leon Logothetis- adventurer, author, motivational speaker, philanthropist, and TV host. Photo courtesy of Leon Logothetis.

Leon Logothetis Spreading Kindness Worldwide with his Books and on TV

Adventurer, author, motivational speaker, philanthropist, and TV host Leon Logothetis found himself feeling disconnected and uninspired by his life as a broker in London, so he quit. Inspired by the movie The Motorcycle Diaries, the...
Composer/saxophonist Jim Gailloreto and his Jazz String Quartet

Gailloreto’s Jazz Brings Getty Villa’s Greek Mythology To Life

A special outdoor concert of classical and modern jazz music titled the Pythiad, was hosted on the Getty Villa's Outer Peristyle garden.

Cathedral’s 2016 Class Will Attend Best NY High Schools

The Archdiocesan Cathedral School proudly announced another successful year with the achievements of the graduating class of 2016.