Street Art Murals with Greek Themes in Astoria Celebrate Heritage (video)

Instead of consistently trying and failing to curb repeated graffiti bombed locations, Congressman Joseph Crowley and Councilman Costa Constantinides have decided to fund murals at certain key...

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...

Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks Receives Athens/Livanos Award, Employs Ancient Hellenic Values in Modern Times

Last week at the 32nd Cyprus and Hellenic Leadership Conference (PSEKA Conference), Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks and her father Van Vlahakis (posthumously) were honorees and received...

Transylvania University’s Professor Chris Begley to Join in Exploration of Ancient Shipwrecks in Greece

Chris Begley, associate professor and director of the anthropology and sociology programs at Transylvania University in Kentucky is spending his summer break from teaching...

Doing it For Yiayia: Greek-American Alexi Pappas Represents Greece in Rio

Greek-American Alexi Pappas will be representing her yiayia's (grandma's) native country of Greece at the Olympics in Rio. As she participated in qualifying events for the...

Getty Museum Announces Acquisition of Ancient Greek Vase

Today Timothy Potts, director of the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, enthusiastically announced the museum's acquisition of a Geometric Greek vase dating...

Valedictorian Andoni Mourdoukoutas Speech Inspires Michelle Obama

Valedictorian at City College of New York, Antoni Mourdoukoutas, left his mark of inspiration on First Lady, Michelle Obama as she was set to...

Billionaire Heir, Daren Metropolis, Buys the Playboy Mansion

Greek-American businessman Daren Metropoulos has purchased the Playboy mansion. According to the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) his contract allows him to take full tenancy of...

Pack the Perfect Care Package With Snacks You Can’t find in Greece!

Sure, you can find tons of snack foods in Greece, however, no one does snacks like the USA! Send you friends and family members a...

Where Do Greek-Americans Weigh in On the 2016 Elections? Take Our Survey

Election season is in full swing as the citizens of the United States of America and the world anxiously await the results of each...

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...

World No Tobacco Day: The Greek-American Who Fights Smoking in Greece

Greeks are known as hardcore smokers who live in a country that doesn’t change habits easily, even if it is against the law. However,...