From the Ashes of Disaster, Mourning, Appreciation, Hope in Babylon, NY

One week after a fire severely damaged the altar area, Fr. Demetrios Kazakis comforts a parishioner after the memorial service that followed the Divine Liturgy performed in front of the Church of St. Nicholas in Babylon, Long Island.

Some of the firefighters who saved the sanctuary attended the service. Also present were parishioners of the nearby Church of St. Demetrios of Merrick, which is recovering from a devastating fire, who came to offer advice.


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.

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

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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.

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


Crowds Flock to Funeral of Alison Russo-Elling, Victim of Greek-American Assailant

BROOKVILLE – With honors befitting an FDNY EMS lieutenant who fell in the line of duty, Alison Russo-Elling was buried today.

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