16-Year-Old Greek Girl Donates Hundreds of Masks to Hospital

A 16-year-old Greek girl on Thursday donated 300 masks to an Athenian hospital in a heartwarming gesture that shows how philotimo can motivate...

Five New Year Resolutions to Boost Your Greekness

By Ada Leivada Every New Year’s, we try to think of our resolutions for the new year. “This year I will join the gym,” “This...

Greek Villagers Win Top European Union Broadband Award for Creating Network

A community group from a rural area of Thessaly was given a European Broadband Award earlier in December for its ambitious work in building...

Women of Zakynthos Create Giant Crocheted Christmas Tree (video)

A group of women on the Greek island of Zakynthos spent a great deal of their free time this past year painstakingly crocheting squares...

The Touching Story of Two Long Lost Friends Reconnecting Through Greek Lessons

By Ada Leivada A touching story of how two long lost friends were reunited after 20 years through learning Greek online has recently come to...

Greek Philotimo Could Save the Life of Toddler With Deadly Disease

Greeks throughout the world have rallied to the cause of 18-month-old Panagiotis-Rafael Glossiotis, who suffers from spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). His parents announced on Wednesday...

Athens as Seen Through The Eyes of Refugees

Throughout the month of August, residents and visitors in Athens will have the opportunity to view a photo exhibition titled "Athens, My New Neighborhood."...

Deputy FM for Expatriate Greeks Says Australian Greeks a Government Priority

Antonis Diamataris, the Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister for Expatriate Greeks, assured Vasilis Papastergiadis, the president of the Melbourne Greek Community, on Wednesday that the...

Greece’s Oldest Woman Celebrates Her 114th Birthday (video)

Ekaterini "Katerina" Karnarou, considered to be the oldest woman in Greece, celebrated the milestone of her 114th birthday among family and friends on Saturday. Kornarou...

Apparent Refugee Segregation in Greek School Leads to 50K Lawsuit

A lawsuit has been filed against a teacher by the Parents’ Association of a elementary school in Vathy, which is located on the eastern...

Mesmerizing 1926 Photo Portraying Athenian Coffee Culture Goes Viral

A striking image shot by Greek photographer Christos Kaplanis in 1926 at Athens' Syntagma Square has resurfaced in glorious color and has already gone...

First Mosque in Modern Greek History Opens in Athens

The first Muslim mosque to open for worship in Athens since the establishment of the modern Greek state opened its doors in the capital city...

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