Piscataway, NJ – Ahepan’s and friends gathered this past Saturday evening for a fundraiser for the building of St. Nicholas Shrine. The evening was co-sponsored by the Ahepa, District #5, Monroe chapter #75. Ahepan’s from Camden chapter #69 also attended the event. Dimitri Rozanitis of the national committee said.
Cherry Hill, NJ – The ladies of Saint Irene Philoptochos Society cordially invite you to join them for a membership luncheon with Metropolitan of New Jersey Philoptochos president Anne Michals and their esteemed guest speaker Yvette Manessis Corporon.
Syriza’s “head-long retreat” in the standoff with its creditors hails the failure of Tsipras’ pro-euro strategy. It’s time to start preparing for Grexit.
Recorded on March 1, 2015 at Evangelismos of Theotokos Church Of Philadelphia.
Living away from Greece it’s easy to forget some parts of life that I grew up with. As a teacher and a mother, I make it a priority to keep up with most of our Greek traditions. One of my favorites that has been a long lasting tradition in my family, is to make the Martis bracelet and wear it on the first day of March.
No sidewalks and flimsy identification cards may seem like a strange thing to comment on, but I believe they are, rather, symptomatic of a society in need of an overhaul. Nobody in the kaleidoscopic spectrum of the Greek parliament seems willing or ready to do this…
The outside temperature was close to a frigid zero degrees but the action inside Saint Demetrios’ Church hall in Upper Darby was anything but cold… simply put, it was Ghost pepper hot!
Philadelphia, PA – Anticipation continues to grow for the Greek Independence Day parade in Philadelphia, scheduled for March 22 2015.
Economics editor Paul Mason challenges German Deputy Finance Minister Steffen Kampeter on Greece’s four month extension deal with the Eurogroup.
Upper Darby, PA – The Apokries party was celebrated at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox church by The Pontian Akritai this past Sunday evening. Decorated tables tables of glitter and masques were filled with Pontian music lovers. Alexis Parharides and Giorgos Sofianidis were the host singers straight from Greece.
The Press Project presents exclusively in Greece Alexis Tsipras΄ first interview since taking power, given to German magazine Stern.
Upper Darby, PA – The Akritai of Upper Darby hosted their second annual Apokries Dance at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox church. Snowy and icy conditions had forced the event to rescheduled from Saturday to Sunday evening.
Cherry Hill, NJ – Old man winter blew a white blanket of snow across the Delaware Valley again this weekend, forcing many Greek events to be cancelled. The Pan-Icarian Brotherhood “Atheras” dance stood alone on Saturday evening. The dancing, food and fun went on for the Youth and those that overcame the weather.
At the press conference following Eurogroup yesterday (February 20,2015), Paul Mason from Channel 4 asked Dijsselbloem “What do you say to the Greek people, whose democracy you’ve just trashed”.
Cherry Hill, NJ – Determined to make the best of the weather, The Pan Icarian Dance was hosted on Saturday night. A white blanket of snow across the Delaware Valley couldn’t keep the Ikarians celebrating their annual affair. Many other affairs we cancelled or moved to the next day.
Recorded live on February 22, 2015 at Saint George Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Philadelphia.
Stockton Theater Program is performing an original English translation of Courtyard of Miracles, by Iakovos Kambanellis, an extremely important 20th century modern Greek playwright.
Katerini, Greece, 1996
The sun sets on a tobacco field farmer as she wraps a handkerchief. In the distance, snow capped Mt. Olympus spreads across the range, dividing the regions of Thessaly and Macedonia. Image courtesy of Eleftherios Kostans.