The Greek Parade in Boston Was Canceled Due to Inclement Weather

BOSTON.- The 22nd annual parade of Boston for the Independence of Greece was canceled due to weather conditions early on the morning of April 4, including snow, cold and wind.

Snow high winds and low temperatures forced the organizers the Federation of the Hellenic American Societies of New England to cancel the parade in consultation with the City and Police Authorities
Bill Kafkas chairman of the Public Relations Committee of the Federation told TNH that “it was a painful decision to cancel the parade after all the preparations and efforts, but it had to be done for safety reasons because of strong winds in Boston and the cold temperatures.”
On Sunday morning a doxology was offered at the Annunciation Cathedral of Boston for the Independence of Greece
On Saturday evening at the annual gala dinner in Newton Marriot the Federation honored with the “Freedom Award” Dr. Maria Koulmanda prominent researcher and professor at Harvard.


OTTAWA – The Ottawa Daughters of Penelope (DOP) Euphrosyne Chapter 292 participated in the Fall Cleaning the Capital Program for the fourth year in a row.

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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.


Echoes of Asia Minor: Life, Catastrophe and Resilience Opens at Consulate in NYC

NEW YORK – Consul General of Greece in New York Dinos Konstantinou in collaboration with the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America hosted the opening reception of the moving exhibition Echoes of Asia Minor: Life, Catastrophe and Resilience on November 29 at the Consulate General of Greece in New York.

NEW YORK – The Hellenic Film Society USA presents Maria by Callas, the acclaimed documentary that tells the life story of the legendary Greek-American opera singer.

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