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From The Editor
KEEPING THE DREAM ALIVE
I remember going to a dinner several years ago with a group of very...
- Posted October 27, 2023
FRIENDS AND MEMORIES
A friend from my old days in Chicago got in touch with me a...
- Posted July 30, 2023
A SURVIVOR’S EASTER MESSAGE
We feature a story in this issue about Jon Heymann, who was born in...
- Posted April 14, 2023
THE SACRIFICE OF GREECE
When I was growing up, I lived on Chios in Greece with my grandparents,...
- Posted March 21, 2023
A Happy New Year
It was heartening to hear from Endy Zemenides in our cover story that Greece...
- Posted December 27, 2022
Greece’s True Heroes
When I lived in Greece I remember my grandfather had an old Army trunk...
- Posted October 30, 2022
When I was a kid living in Greece, I remember how the summers used...
- Posted July 12, 2022
The Pappades In My Life
Priests were a big part of my life. When I was a kid, I...
- Posted April 25, 2022
The Shining Example of Greek Liberation
A new book has been published called, simply, THE GREEK REVOLUTION, by Mark Mazower...
- Posted March 22, 2022
Our Special Place
I was talking to my barber the other day, an older Italian man who...
- Posted December 24, 2021
SMALL-TOWN GREEK AMERICA
We forget sometimes how Greeks have permeated not just the big cities where they...
- Posted October 28, 2021
KEEPING THE DREAM ALIVE
When we started this magazine over a dozen years ago we wanted to connect...
- Posted July 3, 2021
Is politics a man-only province? Maybe not when we have a vice president a...
- Posted April 30, 2021
One of the most accessible books of modern Greek history is by D. George...
- Posted March 23, 2021
Men of Service
I called to do an interview with Senator Sarbanes several years ago and he...
- Posted December 24, 2020
Fifteen years and counting
The death of George Bizos in South Africa, a friend and partner of Nelson...
- Posted October 10, 2020
On our very first outing to eat out we went to a Greek restaurant...
- Posted July 12, 2020
Spring is here
For the past few weeks I have seen my two daughters (who also live...
- Posted April 29, 2020
Keeping the darkness at bay
The streets are quiet, the shelves are bare, people wear blue masks and blue...
- Posted March 24, 2020
A cousin sent me Facebook greetings for the New Year and included a recording...
- Posted January 13, 2020
Memories Past and Present
My mother-in-law suffered from depression, but she was fiercely-loyal to her family, and Christmas...
- Posted December 12, 2019
The Cost of Peace
This issue, and the article I wrote about the military service of my papoudes...
- Posted October 26, 2019
A New Lease on Life
My daughter and her husband were recently in Greece, visiting Athens, Santorini and Crete...
- Posted July 12, 2019
The community of Holy Week
When I was a kid and we lived in Chicago I remember the highlight...
- Posted April 25, 2019
May Old Acquaintance Never Be Forgot
It seems that every year we rue what happened the year before and hope...
- Posted January 2, 2019