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Orioles’ Owner Angelos, Paterakis Baltimore Business Hall of Famers

Baltimore Orioles owner Peter Angelos and developer John Paterakis, Sr. were named to Baltimore's Business and Civic Hall of Fame.
Anastasia Kaliabakos receiving an award for her outstanding academic achievement from the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth. Photo by John Kaliabakos.

14-Year-Old Anastasia Kaliabakos Honored for Sky-High SAT Score

NEW YORK, NY – Anastasia Kaliabakos daughter of John and Polyxeni  of Astoria, was recognized by Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (JHCTY) for her outstanding academic achievement on May 14. At only age...
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Ioannis Kapantais Fatally Struck in Park Ridge, NJ

PARK RIDGE, NJ — Ioannis Kapantais, 69, of Park Ridge, NJ was struck by a motorist while walking on Park Avenue in town on the evening of June 19, the Daily Record reported. He...
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Cavafy Scholar Lambropoulos on Many Things Greek

Dr. Vassilis Lambropoulos is a renowned and acclaimed academic who over the past 35 years has substantially contributed to the growth of full-fledged Modern Greek Programs at two major public higher learning institutions: Ohio...
Following basketball drills with former pros, IOCC US Country Representative Dan Christopulos led a discussion with Alaska Native youth. Photo: Courtesy of the Diocese of Sitka and Alaska

IOCC’s Basketball in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, AK – Dozens of Alaska youth participated in a Saturday basketball clinic to learn more than just basic ball handling skills. International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) hosted the one-day event on June 18...

Peter Angelos and John Paterakis Inducted into Business & Civic Hall of Fame

BALTIMORE, MD— The Baltimore Sun inducted 12 remarkable men and women who have made a difference in a wide range of fields into their Business and Civic Hall of Fame. This first dozen notables...
Rutland, VT Mayor Christopher Louras. Photo by Nina Keck/VPR

Mayor Louras’ Controversial Plan to Resettle Refugees in Vermont

RUTLAND, VT— Mayor Christopher Louras of Rutland, VT caused some controversy for his plan to resettle 100 Syrian refugees in the New England town. Awaiting State Department approval, the plan would begin in October and...
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Gianaris, Simotas, Constantinides on Orlando Shooting

ASTORIA– The June 12th mass shooting terrorist attack has been confirmed as the deadliest mass shooting by a single gunman and the deadliest incident against the LGBT community in US history. The attack left...
Rutland, VT Mayor Christopher Louras. Photo by Nina Keck/VPR

Mayor Louras Plan to Settle Refugees in Vermont

RUTLAND, VT— Greek-American Mayor Christopher Louras of Rutland, VT caused some controversy for his plan to resettle 100 Syrian refugees in the New England town. Awaiting State Department approval, the plan would begin in October...

Krinos’ Foods Great Grand Opening of New Facilities

BRONX – The grand opening of the new facilities of Krinos Foods on June 15 was a magnificent and moving event. What distinguished this grand opening from so many others was its simplicity. The speeches...