Saint Luke's Ellinakia and Olympian dancers at the Greek festival. Photo: Steve Lambrou
BROOMALL, PA – The community of Saint Luke Greek Orthodox Church hosted their festival, The Greek Affair, a Philadelphia area tradition, which is now in its 45th year, September 15-18. For 2022, the festival featured amazing authentic Greek food, delicious sweets and pastries, traditional folk dancing, Greek music, and church tours
The Greek dance tradition goes back, at least, to antiquity and is referenced by ancient authors such as Plato, Aristotle, and Plutarch. The Greek Affair hosted dance troupes from surrounding Greek communities with performances throughout the weekend.
There are over 4,000 traditional dances from all the various regions of Greece, as well as Pan-Hellenic dances, which have been adopted throughout the Greek world, including the Tsamiko, Syrtos, and Kalamatianos.
NEW YORK – In an emotionally charged atmosphere, due to the presence of Republic of Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades whose term of office is coming to an end, the Federation of Cypriot-American Organizations (FCAO) Annual Testimonial Dinner was held on September 23 at Terrace on the Park in Flushing, NY, with Dr.
ATHENS - Despite having a costly Internet that’s the slowest in the European Union, Greece is continuing to attract high-tech giants, with Alphabet’s Google planning to create its first cloud region in the country.
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