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15,000 Celebrate Epiphany in Tarpon Springs, FL (Photos)

15,000 Celebrate Epiphany in Tarpon Springs, FL (Photos)

TAMPA, FL – It took 15 seconds for John Hittos, a16-year-old student, to retrieve the Holy Cross that was tossed by Archbishop Elpidophoros into the waters of Spring Bayou in Tarpon Springs, FL during the world-renowned annual Epiphany celebration, which is also known as the Feast of the Theophany.
‘I REMEMBER’: The Christmas Holidays at the Old Church of St. Nicholas in Lower Manhattan

‘I REMEMBER’: The Christmas Holidays at the Old Church of St. Nicholas in Lower Manhattan

It is many years later, but looking back, I could reminisce that I would say “today and tomorrow, the final preparations are being made for the Divine Liturgy for New Year's at the historic Church of Aghios Nikolaos – St.
Board of Tampa Greek Parade Committee Sworn in

Board of Tampa Greek Parade Committee Sworn in

An old, fire-blackened icon of the Virgin Mary holding Christ was next to another similar one, on the small table where Father Theofanis Katsiklis, a priest of the Cathedral Holy Church of St.
Rep. Bilirakis and Community Leaders Address Pancyprian Association of Florida

Rep. Bilirakis and Community Leaders Address Pancyprian Association of Florida

TAMPA, FL – The need to find a just and permanent solution to the Cyprus issue, acceptable to all parties, was emphasized once again by Greek-American Congressman Gus Biliarakis, speaking to members of the Pancyprian Association of Florida, which is led by its president, Varnavas Zagaris.
New Horizons for Teachers and Greek Charter Schools

New Horizons for Teachers and Greek Charter Schools

TAMPA, FL – Greek charter school teachers serving across the United States are to have regular contact with each other, visit other similar schools to learn about different teaching methods, and participate in informational conferences on an annual basis, at least.
Nikos Andriotis, Lion of Hellenism, Nisyros, and St. Demetrios of Astoria, is Mourned

Nikos Andriotis, Lion of Hellenism, Nisyros, and St. Demetrios of Astoria, is Mourned

TAMPA, FL – At the age of 82, Nikos Andriotis, the former president and later honorary president of the historic community of the Cathedral of St.
With a Kayak, You Can Get to Tarpon Springs

With a Kayak, You Can Get to Tarpon Springs

TAMPA, FL – George Kouskoutis always used to drive from his home to the Greek stores on the main beachfront road of the ‘Greek Village’ AKA Tarpon Springs, Florida, with his car.
Cheers and National Pride at the Florida Greek Parade (Photos)

Cheers and National Pride at the Florida Greek Parade (Photos)

TAMPA, FL – The Cretan delegation made a remarkable finale at this year's Greek parade held on Sunday, March 19, in the renowned 'Greek Village' of Tarpon Springs, Florida.
A Little Girl’s Hope for a Life with Light, Irene Drakopoulos’ Appeal through TNH

A Little Girl’s Hope for a Life with Light, Irene Drakopoulos’ Appeal through TNH

NEW YORK – If it were your child, would you let him or her go blind? Let's close our eyes for a moment and enter the darkness, to understand the drama of a little girl, who is in danger of losing her sight forever, if money is not raised soon for her operation.
Florida Community to Host Fundraiser in Support of Greek Actors

Florida Community to Host Fundraiser in Support of Greek Actors

TAMPA, FL – The Florida community is helping Greek actors with a telethon to be held in early November to raise money to support the Actors’ Home and the Greek Actors’ Union.