Calamos Investments Announces Planned Departure of Chief Operating Officer

Calamos Investments®, a global investment management firm, announced the planned departure of James Boyne, President and Chief Operating Officer, effective September 30, 2013. Until that time,...

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...

Visitors Get a Sneak Peek at New National Hellenic Museum

This month, the National Hellenic Museum, the newest thing in ancient history, welcomes its first visitors for a month-long preview. The new museum opened its...

Broadway Bank Closed, Giannoulias Politically Devastated?

On Friday, April 23, 2010, Broadway Bank, Chicago, IL was closed by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Banking. The...

Giannoulias Edges Ahead of Kirk in Senate Race

The ad blitz comes as most public polls show the race between Kirk and Democratic nominee Alexi Giannoulias in a dead heat. But Kirk...

When the Word ‘OXI’ Means More Than Just “NO”- It means Taking a Stand...

By:Kristina Vasilakis Markos Chicago, IL: For centuries, the Greeks have been a victorious, brave people who have fought for their rights, defended their culture, and...

PAA’s AGAPE on the Terrace Raises $75,000 for Charities in Crete

The Pancretan Association of America’s Philanthropic Committee hosted its first annual Agape on the Terrace fundraiser on June 8 on the rooftop terrace of the...

Chicago Woman Elected DOP Grand President

At the recent 88th Annual AHEPA Supreme Convention in Montreal, Quebec, The Daughters of Penelope (DOP), a preeminent international women's organization, elected Christine K....

‘Kouzina’ Gastronomy Event at the National Hellenic Museum of Chicago

The National Hellenic Museum of Chicago is organizing its 5th Annual Kouzina event for September  20 (6-9p.m.) in collaboration with eminent Greek-American and Philhellene...

Kouzina Gives First Peek at New National Hellenic Museum

The new National Hellenic Museum in Chicago, opened its doors last evening, for Kouzina, a three-day extravaganza of Greek food, wine and culture. For...

Giannoulias Poll Shows Him Even with Kirk

A poll taken by Alexi Giannoulias' Democratic Illinois Senate campaign last week shows Giannoulias even with GOP rival Rep. Mark Kirk, making up for...

Rocking out Greek style with Bobby and Dino Kourelis of Lovehammers

I’ve wanted to write an article spreading the “Love” for a while. After seeing the band, Lovehammers, rock a sold-out show at the House of Blues in Chicago, I felt it was time. There are many things to love about the band. First and foremost, half the band is Greek. Brothers Bobby (drums) and Dino Kourelis (bass) form the tough as nails rhythm section

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