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  • School Board Members celebrate after the Staten Island Hellenic Classical Charter School was approved. From left, Charles Capetanakis, Dena Capetanakis, Joy Petrakos, Christina Tettonis, Effie Lekas, Natasha Caban-Vargas, Nikolaos Leonardos, Cathy Kakleas
    Chartering Classics One School at a Time – The Hellenic Classical Charter School Expands to Staten Island

    It’s been two years since I last spoke with Joy Petrakos, Founding Director of Operations, about the success of the Brooklyn-based Hellenic Classical Charter School (HCCS) in Park Slope. I remember her great enthusiasm for the school...

    • Posted January 2, 2019
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  • Ted & Christine Malgarinos, Leonard Zangas, Steve Michailidis. Sitting from left, Mary Vlock, Penny Zangas and a guest, PHOTO: ETA PRESS
    Celebrating the Season with AHEPA’s Gold Coast Chapter

    by Athena Efter Gold Coast Chapter 456 District 6 of the American Hellenic Education Progressive Association (AHEPA) is kicking off the season with its annual Christmas dinner and fundraiser. The gala will take place on Wednesday, December...

    • Posted December 2, 2018
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  • SBA Board Members, from left Anthony Borelli, Ed Conroy, Ed Geary, Bill Craven, Gary DeRosa, Jim Gatto, and Joe Ricotta
    Firing up for Charity

    The NYC Sergeants’ Benevolent Association (SBA), led by its President Edward Mullins, held a “Cigar Night” fundraiser at Katch, a local brewery, in Astoria, Queens. The event was spearheaded by Gus Tsiavos, a longtime friend and supporter...

    • Posted December 14, 2017
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