Melbourne gets the buzz for the biggest Greek community in Australia but Sydney has a vibrant scene too and one of its best events since 2015 has been the Greek Island Festival on Clark Island in the famed harbor.
TORONTO – The Hellenic Heritage Foundation (HHF) in collaboration with Heritage Toronto honored the site of the first Greek community center in Ontario, the birthplace of one of Toronto’s strongest ethnic communities, with the unveiling of a plaque at 170 Jarvis Street.
It was a long roundabout for Diana Wynnberry to get to opening a Greek food truck in Sarasota, Florida but she had the right training to do it as an American who grew up in Athens and lived there for 45 years.
Wine Stories, a Greek restaurant in the heart of York, England, is being touted as a real gem nearly a year after opening during the eye of the storm of the raging COVID-19 pandemic, building a reputation for excellence.
The Patriarchal church is located at Phanar (Fener), meaning `lantern' or `lighthouse' in Greek, which refers to the old lighthouse quarter along the Golden Horn in the Fatih District of Constantinople from the Byzantine times and the Ottoman period, when it was also the main quarter for the Greeks who were allowed to remain in the city.
SYDNEY – Greek-Australians Nick Athanassiou and Tom Skolarikis, a former journalist, are the Sydney-based co-hosts of the podcast Ouzo Talk, bringing ouzo-fuelled conversations directly to listeners worldwide.
TORONTO – Chefs love to feed people and take pleasure in knowing that those who are eating their creations are enjoying the food.
TORONTO – York University will expand the Greek Canadian History Project thanks to a generous $1.
ATHENS – Leonidas Raptakis, President and Rhode Island State Senator, United States of America, Effie Triantafilopoulos, 1st Vice President and MPP, Ontario, Canada, and Steve Georganas, 2nd Vice -President and Federal MP Australia were elected as leaders of the World Hellenic Inter-Parliamentary Association (WHIA) / ΠΑΓΚΟΣΜΙΑ ΔΙΑΚΟΙΝΟΒΟΥΛΕΥΤΙΚΗ ΕΝΩΣΗ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΣΜΟΥ (ΠΑΔΕΕ), an organization composed of elected Parliamentarians and Legislators abroad with Hellenic roots, who are working together on issues of concern between Greece and their host nations.
MELBOURNE, Australia – Historian Stavros Stavridis presented The Regions, One Genocide via Zoom on September 29.
ATHENS – The 99th Anniversary AHEPA Supreme Convention brought together Ahepans from all over the world for fellowship, to celebrate the Greek Bicentennial in a truly special way, and to learn from one another.