Greek Orthodox Church Elects New Chicago Metropolitan

A senior Greek Orthodox clergyman with a specialization in public health, bioethics and inter-faith exchange has been unanimously chosen as Metropolitan of Chicago. The Very Reverend...

Two Chicago Greeks Running for Judge in Cook County

Tom Sianis and Athena Farmakis; two Chicago Greek Americans, are running for judge in Cook County in the upcoming March 2018 elections. Tom Sianis, who...

National Hellenic Museum Achieves Record Growth in 2017

  The National Hellenic Museum (NHM) today announced its 2017 achievements, including a 29 percent year-over-year increase in patrons served. More than 21,000 people of all...

Route Exchange Proposes Athens-Chicago Air Route

Route Exchange, the air route development platform, says that the unserved Athens-Chicago route has great potential. According to Routes online, after March 2017 when Emirates...

Chicago Greek Community Unites to Support Hippocratic Cancer Research Center

Over 600 guests attended the 2nd Annual Black Tie “Wings to Cure Gala” in support of the Hippocratic Cancer Research Foundation on Saturday, October...

Alexis Tsipras Is First Greek PM to Visit National Hellenic Museum in Chicago

Alexis Tsipras became the first Greek Prime Minister to visit the National Hellenic Museum in Chicago on October 15th. The Greek PM, during his official...

Tsipras Sends Message of a ‘Greek Comeback’ to Chicago Investors

Alexis Tsipras sent an optimistic message that the Greek economy is turning the corner at a meeting with Greek American business leaders in Chicago. "The...

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...

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