‘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...

“Rehearsing Revolution:” Aeschylus and More at Hellenic American Academy

On April 10 at 3 pm, the Hellenic American Academy in cooperation with the Hellenic American Women's Council will present "Rehearsing Revolution: Aeschylus' Persians...
Ted Spyropoulos dies

Greek-American Philanthropist Ted Spyropoulos Dies

Ted (Theodore) Spyropoulos, a philanthropist who contributed greatly to the Greek-American community, has died. The Greek-American supported numerous organizations through his lifetime and offered scholarships...

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...

Adults Learn Modern Greek

Adults in Chicago learn Modern Greek, with courses offered by the the Institute of Greek Language and Culture, founded in January 1990. The two-year program...

Christina Loukas Makes U.S. Olympic Team for the 2nd time

Christina Loukas finished second on the 3-meter springboard diving trials to grab a spot on her second straight Olympic team. The Greek community of Illinois...

Kronos Foods Offers Free Gyros to Help Military Family Charity

For the fourth year, Kronos Gyros & Cafe in Chicago will be offering free gyros, with more than 50 restaurants taking part, asking only...

AHI Commemorates OXI Day with Book Signing in Chicago

In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of OXI Day, the American Hellenic Institute (AHI) hosted book signings/presentations in Atlanta and Chicago, featuring Dr. George C....

Behind Giannoulias’ Poll

Alexi Giannoulias’ campaign staff spent the majority of yesterday afternoon leaking the results of an internal poll to reporters which showed Giannoulias leading Mark...

Vandi, Kokkinou and Karafotis to Tour North America

The highly anticipated North American tour of three of Greece's most popular singers Despina Vandi, Elli Kokkinou and Kostas Karafotis will take place this...

Runners Statue Dedicated at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport

The Runners, a 16-foot sculpture by Dr. Theodoros Papagiannis, was accepted into the Chicago Public Art Collection in a dedication ceremony on Tuesday, September 13,...

Chicago and Detroit Hold Annual Parades to Celebrate Greek Independence

This past Sunday the cities of Chicago and Detroit were dressed in blue and white to celebrate Greek Independence Day. Chicago has one of...

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