Anna Vissi to Perform Concert at Melrose Ballroom

Superstar pop singer Anna Vissi will be appearing at the Melrose Ballroom in Astoria. The concert marks Vissi’s return to performing in New York after two years.

On Sunday, at SVL Souvlaki Bar in Astoria, Vissi met with Maria Hadjidemetriou who besides being a thalassemia patient is also the Executive Board Member of the Cooley’s Anemia Foundation, President of the Intercollegiate Hellenic Society (IHS), co-owner of SVL Souvlaki Bar Costas Gurlakis, and Vice President of IHS Margaret Skourlis. Jack Trantides and Popi Vassilakis of Central organized the concert.

Christina Shailas, President of the Cypriot Young Professionals of the Cyprus-US Chambers of Commerce, and Peter Katsiaris, co-owner of SVL Souvlaki Bar were also present at the meeting to welcome Vissi back to New York where fans are eager to attend her concert. 

The Intercollegiate Hellenic Society (IHS) has been in existence for over three decades. Since its establishment, the organization has been committed to bringing together young Hellenes to support causes important to our Hellenic roots, and the general Hellenic student body.

Tickets may be purchased by calling Maria Hadjidemetriou at 917-623-2931, for a table, by calling Popi at 917-682-2887.



ATHENS - A regulation in an omnibus bill will allow repatriated Greeks from Albania and the former Soviet Union to receive full national pensions, Labor and Social Protection Minister Kostis Hatzidakis said during a discussion in Greek Parliament on Tuesday.

Top Stories


A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.


Mitsotakis: Today’s Bill Comes to Define a New Field in Which Everyone Should Move

ATHENS - At the end of August 2022, I announced a legislative initative for the upgrading and modernisation of the protection, the operation of the security agencies and the operation of the communications and after the change in National Intelligence Service's (EYP) leadership and the establishment of double check to the legal intrusions," stated Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis addressing the parliament on Thursday during the debate on Justice Minstry's bill on the lifting of the communications confidentiality, cybersecurity and protection of the citizens' personal data.

NEW YORK. The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) donned blue and white to commemorate the "Greece-America Day", which was held at a special ceremony in honour of our country in cooperation with Capital Link in New York.

MOSCOW — A representative of one the the organizations sharing this year's Nobel Peace Prize said Friday that she thinks Russian President Vladimir Putin must face an international tribunal for the fighting in Ukraine.

ATHENS – The biggest worry for Greeks isn't spyware or fears Turkey will invade – it's the cost of food that soaring inflation made so expensive they've turned to cheaper brands or gone without, surveys have found.

Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. abc@xyz.com

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.