Greek School Principal Anastasia Mantas with the students singing Christmas carols at the tree lighting in the Katsoris Hellenic Center at Holy Trinity St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Staten Island. Photo: TNH/ Michalis Kakias
STATEN ISLAND – The Christmas tree lighting was held at the Katsoris Hellenic Center of Holy Trinity St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Staten Island on December 12. The students of the Greek and Sunday Schools sang Christmas carols at the festive event as presiding priest of the community Fr. Nicholas P. Petropoulakos, Greek School Principal Anastasia Mantas, and the director of the Sunday School Evangelia Sotiriou shared their best wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Parish Council President Evangelia Platis expressed the hope that the New Year will be better than the previous one and that it will fulfill everyone’s dreams.
SAN FRANCISCO – The opening of Uproot, the Greek Chamber Music Project (GCMP) concert tour marking the centennial of the Asia Minor Catastrophe, takes place on Friday, February 3, 8 PM, at Old First Concert, 1751 Sacramento Street in San Francisco, and live-streamed online.
MILAN — Italy's government has increased security around its diplomatic missions around the globe in response to “a crescendo of terroristic attacks” by an anarchist network that has been acting in solidarity with an imprisoned Italian militant, the foreign minister said Tuesday.
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