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  • Kibbutz Yotvata
    Reporting Live from… Kibbutz Yotvata!

    Journalist Achilles Peklaris started his world journey back in 2001, September, when he was sent to New York City to cover the day after September 11th, when Ground Zero was still smoking. A couple of years after...

    • Posted June 20, 2013
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  • Kostas Vaxevanis
    Greek Press Freedom is on Trial

    Following is an open letter by Greek journalist and publisher of “Hot Doc” magazine Kostas Vaxevanis to European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso. Vaxevanis was arrested last October because he published the names of Greek bank account...

    • Posted June 20, 2013
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  • Ernie Anastos
    Legendary News Anchor Ernie Anastos Receives Honarary Doctorates

    Now we can call Emmy-Award winning news anchor Ernie Anastos by yet another prestigious name, Doctor. Mr. Anastos received an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters degree from New York Institute of Technology at the university’s 52nd commencement...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • Keynote Speaker Dr. John Psarouthakis with Ambassador of Greece Christos Panagopoulos
    The Battle of Crete is Commemorated in DC

    This past May, the Embassy of Greece in Washington, D.C., with the participation of military representatives from 40 other D.C. embassies, commemorated the 72nd anniversary of the Battle of Crete, the first time in WW II there...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • From left, Kiki Dimoula with Cecile Inglessis Margellos
    The Brazen Plagiarist: Selected Poems of Kiki Dimoula in English

    Kiki Dimoula’s poetry—the most praised and prized in contemporary Greek literature—is a paradox, both mysteriously intricate and widely popular. Her magic lens defamiliarizes all that is familiar, compressing distances between far-flung realms, conflating concrete and abstract, literal...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • George Chryssis
    George Chryssis in Memoriam

    Greek-American businessman, author, poet and philanthropist George C. Chryssis was found dead in his house in Southborough Massachusetts by his wife Margo this past May. The cause of his death had not been officially announced as the...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • Archangel Michael Girls Soccer Teams
    Archangel Michael Girls Soccer Teams Wins “JOY” Olympics

    Congratulations to the Archangel Michael Parish in Port Washington, NY, Girls (7-9 year old) Soccer Team for winning the gold medal at the “JOY” (Junior Orthodox Youth) Olympics this past weekend at Suffolk Community College. The girls...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • Christos Papageorgiou
    Christos Papageorgiou at Avery Fisher Hall

    Christos Papageorgiou, an internationally acclaimed Greek artist, will appear as Guest Conductor and Pianist on Monday, June 17, 8:00 pm at the Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, with the New England Symphonic Ensemble. The concert is part...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • strategy
    A Step Towards Reunifiying Cyprus

    Ever since the 2004 referendum on the fatally flawed Annan Plan, the continued illegal division of Cyprus has been constantly portrayed by American foreign policy elites as being the fault of the victims of the Turkish invasion...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • Medical World
    Male Infertility

    Many different health and physical problems can lead to infertility. In about 40% of cases, the problem is in the testes, the glands that produce sperm and testosterone. Damage to the testes can result from infections such...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • hellenes without borders
    Balkans: End of the First Balkan War

    The Treaty of London, signed by the belligerents in May 1913, ended the First Balkan War.  The Balkan League, an alliance of four Balkan Orthodox states, had crushed the Ottoman Empire and sent the borders of Turkey...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • Mario Frangoulis
    Mario Frangoulis Preserving what is good “through music and an undying commitment to love.“

    We were very pleased to have the opportunity during this sacred time – Orthodox Easter – to sit down and talk with Mario Frangoulis in an intimate conversation about life, music, meaning and the power of love!...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • AHI Awards Dinner
    AHI Hosts 38th Anniversary Hellenic Heritage Achievement and National Public Service Awards Dinner

    The American Hellenic Institute (AHI) hosted recently its 38th Anniversary Hellenic Heritage Achievement and Public Service Awards Dinner at the Capital Hilton, Washington, D.C. AHI honored a distinguished set of awardees based upon their important career or...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Maryland Greek Independence Day Parade 2013
    Maryland Greek Independence Day Parade 2013

    by Georgia Vavas Spectators from across the Mid-Atlantic region gathered in Baltimore’s officially designated Greektown to enjoy the Maryland Greek Independence Day Parade honoring our ancestors’ sacrifices to preserve the ideals of Freedom and Democracy. This day...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Dino Kartsonakis
    America’s Piano Showman Dino Kartsonakis Brings a Musical Extravaganza at Carnegie Hall

    by Asher J. Matathias* As Israel celebrates its 65th birthday, Jews throughout the world are heartened with the support evinced for this democratic oasis by Christians, and others, hailing the creation of a latter-day miracle in a...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • A Symposium to “Unlock Your Inner Entrepreneur”

    Hellenic Business Network (HBN), New York Chapter, and Hellenic Professional Women (HPN) organized recently the Entrepreneurship Symposium 2013 entitled “Unlock Your Inner Entrepreneur”, at the Archdiocesan Cathedral Community Center in New York City. Keynote speaker, entrepreneur guru...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Ahepa Chapter 31 Organizes Lecture By The Ambassador Of Ireland

    The AHEPA Washington Chapter 31 organized an interesting and informative lecture by Michael Collins, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States. The lecture was held at Saint George Greek Orthodox Church and was attended by AHEPANs and...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Dep. Mayor Kaliope Parthemos, George Petrocheilos, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake
    A Connection through Time: Greek & African Americans bond in Baltimore!

    by Zach Winters In 1965 at the political and emotional height of the American Civil Rights Movement, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. issued a call for bravery with the march on Selma. His call was answered by...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Andrew Athens
    Andrew A. Athens in Memoriam

    Andrew A. Athens passed away in his sleep at his home in Chicago, Illinois at the age of 91. In addition to his extraordinary success as a major steel industry magnate of the mid-western United States, as...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Pontian Greek Soldiers
    Commemoration of Greek-Pontic Genocide in New York

    Under the auspices of the Consulate General of Greece in New York, The Pan-Pontian Federation of USA & Canada with the local Pontian Societies “Komninoi” of New York and “Pontos” of Norwalk Connecticut, and the Holy Institution...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Renos Christou, John Hatiris and Mike Angeliades
    “KYMA” Restaurant in Roslyn, NY: A new wave in eating…the right way!

    A new restaurant opened a few weeks ago in Roslyn, NY with a fresh Greek taste as its signature. It is called KYMA and is located in 1446 Old Northern Blvd. The atmosphere and the aura of...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Dr. Michael Datch, Andy Manatos, Senator Paul Sarbanes
    DC Area Greek-Americans Raise Money to Help Children in Greece

    Even before the recent front page New York Times article titled “More Children in Greece are Going Hungry,” Greek-Americans in the DC-Metro area joined together to raise over $30,000 to assist needy children in Greece. This fundraiser,...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Help Greece and HireAGreek.com

    Greece is trapped in historically awful economic conditions. There have been a lot of initiatives to try to help the country and its people, who are suffering because of firings, tax hikes and a continuously deteriorating quality...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Joseph Crowley (D-NY)
    Joseph Crowley (D-NY)

    Hellenic and Orthodox Champions in the US Congress District: New York’s 14th which includes parts of Flushing, Whitestone, Woodside, Elmhurst, Pelham Bay in the Bronx etc. Committee/Leadership Assignments: Vice Chair of the House Democratic Caucus...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • strategy
    Pursuing a Real Solution on Cyprus

    We’ve had the chance to tackle with the Cyprus question. We’ve always been talking about the Cyprus question when we were on the phone with Mr. Kerry, and as a result of the elections held in the...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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