John Calamos Sr. Honored by Pan Arcadian Federation of America for a Lifetime of...

This week in a press release the National Hellenic Museum in Chicago’s Greektown proudly announced that its Chairman of the Board of Trustees, John Calamos, Sr. was...

Patriarch Bartholomew Bestows Honor of Archon to John Koudounis of Calamos Investments

Calamos Investments CEO John Koudounis has been inducted as an Archon in the Order of St. Andrew, the highest honor bestowed on a layman by the Orthodox...

Join a Discussion on Book Highlighting Plight of Jewish Greeks During Nazi Occupied Greece...

Stop by the National Hellenic Museum for a discussion about Hidden in Plain Sight, a novel by Karen Batshaw that tells the story of...

100th Anniversary of All Saints Greek Orthodox Church Made With Steel Destined for Wrigley...

In Joliet the parishioners of All Saints Greek Orthodox Church are celebrating the church's 100th anniversary. The church offers services in both English and Greek...

Iconic Parthenon Restaurant in Chicago’s Greektown Closes After 48 Years

After 48 years of providing Chicago's Greektown with an authentic Greek flare and famous flaming saganaki, the Parthenon restaurant has closed its doors. The reasons...

What to do and Where to Eat in Greektown, Chicago

Want to spend an unforgettable afternoon visiting the Greektown neighborhood in Chicago? With so much going on, especially during the summer months, it is easy...

Interactive Display at Chicago’s National Hellenic Museum Explores Olympics of Ancient Times to Current...

There is a new interactive digital display at the National Hellenic Museum in Chicago that unveils the history of the Olympic Games from their...

Chicago’s National Hellenic Museum Presents Little Homer Story Hour for Children

The National Hellenic Museum in Chicago presents an amazing opportunity for youngsters to learn about Greek Mythology and participate in craft projects. Every Saturday from...

My Sweet Home, Chicago: Exhibit Tells History of Greek Immigrants and America’s Candy Capital

The National Hellenic Museum will host the exhibit Sweet Home Chicago, tracing Chicago's candy-making history back to the 19th century and the connection to the...

Greek-American Nadia Kountoures: One of the Youngest Pilots in the U.S.

Chicago born Greek-American Nadia Kountoures is one of the nation's youngest pilots. Her childhood love for aviation has manifested itself as a career, although...

The History of Greektown Chicago from the 1840s to Present Day

As with many cities throughout North America, Chicago's Greektown came about as a result of Greek ship captains arriving in the city during the...
Thanasis Economou is the creator of NASA's APXS

NASA Scientist Thanasis Economou: NASA is Getting Ready for a Manned Mission to Mars

NASA is getting ready for a manned mission to Mars. Greek Astrophysicist Thanasis Economou, explained to an audience at the University of Chicago, on Saturday, the...

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