First Greek American from Chicago Killed in World War II to be Memorialized

Leo A. Loumbas, the first Greek American from Chicago that was killed in World War II, is to be remembered at a 75 year...

The National Hellenic Museum Displaying the ‘Aegean: Creation of an Archipelago’ Exhibit

The amazing exhibit "Aegean: Creation of an Archipelago" is currently showing at the National Hellenic Museum in Chicago. The exhibition opened on November 24...

Crowdfunding Campaign to Save Quadriplegic Nikos Bezanis’ Home

Eight years ago Nikos Bezanis was enjoying a sunny day at a lake just north of Chicago when tragedy struck as he dove into...

William Sianis and the Curse of the Billy Goat: A Sports Legend

It was a hex that lasted 71 years, but the William Sianis and "The Curse of the Billy Goat" story became legend in Chicago...

‘Aegean: Creation of an Archipelago’ Exhibit Travels to Chicago in November! [photos]

The amazing exhibit Aegean: Creation of an Archipelago will be showing at the National Hellenic Museum in Chicago from November 24 thru December 31. The exhibit gives visitors a...

‘Kouzina’ Celebrates Greek Food and Wine at the National Hellenic Museum, Chicago

On Thursday, November 3, the National Hellenic Museum will be filled with some 500 foodies ready to dive into the culinary masterpieces of Chicagoland's...

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...

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