evolution of food in southwestern Pa.
This situation caused many to migrate to neighboring countries especially to the Balkans (Albania, Bosnia, Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, and Kosovo) and then to the United States and other countries. Greece is also a Balkan country.
Upon arrival in the US the Greeks joined the Bulgarians and formed strong bonds. They still remain very active within the community, which is apparent in the region's numerous associations. The Greeks were known as hard workers, intelligent and they assimilated well, however, they kept their identity.