‘Notias’ Travels to the U.S. for the New York City Greek Film Festival

The Greek film "Notias" by director Tassos Boulmetis travels to the American continent with the first stop in New York City. Boulmetis is the director...

San Francisco Turned Blue and White for Greek Parade

On Sunday, April 7, Downtown San Francisco, Market Street and the Civic Center Plaza were dressed in blue and white colors as the Greek...
Gary Erickson, owner of Clif Bar and Company

Gary Erickson: The Greek Story Behind the Clif Bar

We recently caught up with Gary Erickson, founder and owner of Clif Bar & Company, and – what a surprise – Gary and his...

Greek Engineer’s Gadget Raises 580K+ on IndieGogo in Less than a Month!

GOkey, a device created by Doros Kyriakoulis to be used as a charger, cable, locator, memory and remote control attracts more than $580K in crowd...

2009 Hellenic Charity Ball in San Francisco

On November 7th, The Elios Society, a non profit organization based in Northern California honors George Chakiris, Michael Chiklis, Nicholas Gage and Marilu Henner...

Congressman Billirakis Visits California

Last week, the American Hellenic Council organized a meeting with visiting Greek-American Republican Congressman from the 9th District of Florida Gus Bilirakis. The event...

John W. Galanis Elected New AHEPA Supreme President

The delegates of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), a leading association for the nation's millions of American citizens of Greek heritage and Philhellenes,...

Greek airline signs code-share deal with Delta

Greek airline Olympic Air said it had signed a deal with US carrier Delta Airlines on Thursday allowing code sharing on the Athens-New York...

Maskaleris To Get AHC’s Saloutos Award

The Board of Directors of the American Hellenic Council (AHC) has announced its decision to honor Professor, author and poet Thanasis Maskaleris with the Theodore Saloutos...

9th Annual San Francisco Greek Film Festival Begins

The 9th Annual San Francisco Greek Film Festival began yesterday with “The Guide,” a comedy directed by Zacharias Mavroeidis, and will go till the...

Coming-of-Age Story Set During Greece’s Military Junta

It was the early 1970s – the “Age of Aquarius”; Americans were still fighting in Vietnam and Greece was being governed by an oppressive...

Innovative Young Greek-American Creates Cartoules Press

When you can’t find what you’re looking for, make your own. Right? San Francisco Bay-area native Julie Karatzis has done just that. Back in...

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