Dispute Whether Ancient Israeli Synagogue Mosaic Shows Alexander

Excavation of an ancient synagogue in northern Israel has uncovered what looks like a portrait of Alexander the Great meeting a Jewish high priest.

Keep the Dream Alive Benefit in Honor of Theodore Spyropoulos

CHICAGO— A fundraising dinner in honor of the memory of the late Theodore G. Spyropoulos (1939-2014) will be held on Friday September 23. The Keep the Dream Alive Benefit will raise funds for the...

High School Girl Defending the Faith in Nebraska

OMAHA, NE – Many Greek-Americans would like to believe that prejudice is something experienced only by other ethnic groups and minorities, or that it doesn’t exist at all anymore. But that is not the...
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New York City Greek Film Festival 2016 Preview

The 10th New York City Greek Film Festival kicks off on September 29 and runs through October 19 with a fascinating array of films, documentaries, and short films. Festival attendees will have the opportunity...
Rep. Carolyn Maloney, Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt, and Rep. Gus Bilirakis. Photo Courtesy of Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney

Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt, meets Rep. Gus Bilirakis, and Rep. Carolyn Maloney

  Reps. Maloney and Bilirakis Meet with Ambassador Pyatt on Greece TNH Staff WASHINGTON, DC– Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congressman Gus Bilirakis (FL-12), co-chairs of the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, yesterday hosted a joint...

September Reading List – Short Stories and Nonfiction

For many parents, September is their favorite month. The kids are back in school and families can settle back into a routine. Stay-at-home parents can marvel at the quiet during the day as they...

Kuzina by Sofia Joins Athens Café in Closing at New Jersey Spot

Cherry Hills, New Jersey’s Sawmill Village hasn’t turned out to be such a good spot for Greek restaurants with Kuzina by Sofia also closing.
Stefanos Tsitsipas ranked #1 at the US Open on the court in his third round match. Photo by Eleni Sakellis

Stefanos Tsitsipas Ranked #1 at the US Open

FLUSHING— The gates of the US Open were open to the public for Community Day on September 8. Among the young players on the courts, Stefanos Tsitsipas is one to watch. The #1 ranked junior...
Jon Kostakopoulos giving his first speech as a candidate for New York State Assembly.

Jon Kostakopoulos Running for 76th Assembly District

NEW YORK— Jon Kostakopoulos kicked off his campaign on Sept. 8 at an event held at the Republican Metropolitan Club on East 83rd Street. A lifelong resident of the Upper East Side, Kostakopoulos calls...
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Five Prominent American Hellenes Featured on Greek Postage Stamps

John Catsimatidis, Dr. Peter Diamandis, Costa-Gavras, George Stephanopoulos, and Rita Wilson were honored with Greek postage stamps.