- Learning and Mentoring Never Stops with Educator Angelo Pappas
- “Cliffs of Freedom”: A Historical Drama Set in Greece, Blending Ageless Themes of Hope, Love and Sacrifice
- Alabama’s Alex Gulas: a Pioneer for Racial Justice
- Fordham Honors Solon P. Patterson and Marianna R. Patterson
- Dr. George Handjinicolaou HABA’s Executive of the Year 2019
From The Editor
May Old Acquaintance Never Be Forgot
It seems that every year we rue what happened the year before and hope...
- Posted January 2, 2019
Food for thought
Our cover story on food maven and cookbook author Mazia Zoitas highlights how food—any...
- Posted December 2, 2018
A Profile of America
After working as a journalist in the Greek American community for so many years...
- Posted October 16, 2018
My friend is a doctor and when I asked him recently if he was...
- Posted July 7, 2018
For the most part I grew up in Brooklyn and I was an altar...
- Posted April 14, 2018
Our story this issue on Demetries Grimes, a decorated Navy commander, who is running...
- Posted March 11, 2018
Who inspires you?
On a positive note, who inspires you this year? My eldest daughter inspires me...
- Posted January 14, 2018
Thanks to the Immigrants
My oldest daughter recently got married at a beautiful venue in Brooklyn that overlooked...
- Posted December 14, 2017
A Place Called Home
The book we feature in this issue is called HOME and is a collection...
- Posted October 5, 2017
Greek tourism—stronger than ever
Greek tourism is booming: the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) said it expects a...
- Posted July 11, 2017
Great men and women rarely live up to their billing in person, but who...
- Posted April 22, 2017
We Are All Refugees
The documentary 4.1 Miles featured in this issue gives just a glimpse into what...
- Posted March 17, 2017
A listing of gratitude
Should we stop talking politics and instead talk about what we’re grateful for as...
- Posted December 30, 2016
So here we are
We are coming (hopefully—but you never know) to the end of this fraught election...
- Posted October 27, 2016
Greek-American success stories
I was speaking to mega-industrialist John Rangos for this issue and I told him...
- Posted September 13, 2016
Here and There
When I was a kid living on Chios I remember going to the harbor...
- Posted June 26, 2016
Doing business in Greece and getting the business
It’s startling to hear from an oil expert in this issue that Greece has...
- Posted April 30, 2016
The Orange Chimera
Of course we have to talk about what’s happening to America in this current...
- Posted March 24, 2016
I’ve lived in Brooklyn, New York the majority of my life. I was born...
- Posted January 10, 2016
Don’t send us your huddled masses yearning to be free?
In the paranoia since the Paris attacks the knee-jerk reaction of the many unfortunate...
- Posted December 5, 2015
So It’s Been Ten Years
Ten years ago Dimitri Rhompotis, Kyprianos Bazenikas and I met in Greenpoint, Brooklyn at...
- Posted October 26, 2015
BACK IN THE DAY
A friend of mine came to the United States from Greece back in the...
- Posted September 25, 2015
In one of his books the great Harry Mark Petrakis described the guile of...
- Posted June 28, 2015
Of fascinating lives
I’ve been reading two fascinating books lately: one a stirring account of an epic...
- Posted May 18, 2015
Altar boys forever
I visited my old church in Brooklyn recently, where I once served as an...
- Posted April 11, 2015