DELAWARE VALLEY, PA – The Pan-Macedonian 34th Annual Memorial Day Picnic was held at Ridley Creek State Park, PA, on May 29 with food, music, fun and games for all ages.
ALBANY – New York State Senate Deputy Leader Michael Gianaris and Assembly Member Karines Reyes announced new legislation (S.
WASHINGTON, DC – Greek-American Congressman John Sarbanes released the following statement on Memorial Day, May 29:On Memorial Day, we pay tribute to the fallen heroes who gave their lives in service to our country.
NEW YORK – The Orpheus Foundation for Greek Music and the Arts, under the auspices of the Federation of Cypriot American Organizations and the International Coordinating Committee Justice for Cyprus - PSEKA, presents the concert ‘New York Sings Polys Kyriacou - ΑΠΟ ΤΗN ΚΕΡΥΝΕΙΑ ΩΣ ΤΑ ΔΙΟΔΙΑ’ on Friday June 2, 8:30 PM, at Merkin Hall at Kaufmann Music Center, 129 West 67th Street in Manhattan.
MERRICK, NY – Nikolaos Tsakos, great benefactor of the St.
ATHENS – On Saturday, June 24, one day before the official date of the national elections that will be held in Greece on June 25, expatriates everywhere who are registered in the special electoral rolls and have the right to vote from their place of residence will go to the polls.
LANSDOWNE, PA – Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Eleftheria Post #6633 of Upper Darby, PA, continued to observe Memorial Day as it has since 1946 at Fernwood Cemetery in Lansdowne.
TIRANA – With the concert entitled Greek Composers Travel the World, Kleoniki Demiri opened the week of Greek Culture in Tirana, Albania, on May 23.
NEW YORK - Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the United States military.
ATHENS - May is Asian Pacific Heritage month, and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) and Asia Society are marking the occasion with the announcement of a new $1 million grant from SNF to support the launch of the Asian Diaspora Project at Asia Society.
ATHENS - A resolution of support and solidarity for the elected ethnic Greek Mayor of Himare Fredi Beleri, who remains detained by Albanian authorities since May 12, was adopted on Monday by Athens City municipal council, following a proposal by Mayor of Athens Kostas Bakoyannis.
NEW YORK – The Thalassa Benefit for the Orthodox Christian Studies Center at Fordham University takes place Wednesday, May 31, 7 PM, at Thalassa Restaurant, 179 Franklin Street in New York City with cocktail reception, silent auction, and awards presentation.
DEERFIELD, IL – The Hellenic American Academy (HAA) holds its first-ever 3K Fun Run Fundraiser on Friday, June 2, 12:30-2:30 PM, at the school, 445 Pine Street in Deerfield.
NEW YORK – The East Mediterranean Business Culture Alliance (EMBCA) presented the 570th Anniversary Commemoration of the Fall of Constantinople (Tuesday, May 29, 1453) webinar panel discussion on May 28.