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...

Tesla’s Lead Motor Engineer Is Greek

The Principal Motor Designer at Tesla Motors, the electric luxury cars maker, is Greek. Meet Konstantinos Laskaris. Since 2012, Laskaris is lead designer at Tesla...

Greek Olive Oil Package Wins Honors

The Dieline Package Design Awards for 2013 has given distinction to a Greek olive oil campaign for its design and slogan, “a couple of...

12th San Francisco Greek Film Festival Wraps

Panos Koutras’ “Xenia” and Spiros Charalambous’ “Forever Young” (“Den tha gerasoume pote”) received the Astron awards at the San Francisco Greek Film Festival. Greek actor Kostas...

“Diva” Teaches Lessons, Reminds Women They are Strong

BOOK REVIEW We all make mistakes; we’re only human. Sometimes we make the same mistakes over and over. Fortunately, it is possible to learn from...

Greek Professors Conduct Study on Fewer Women than Moustached Men in Medical Schools in...

Two Greek professors, Eleni Linos, from the University of California San Francisco and Katerina Linos, law professor at the University of California Berkley, were two of...

San Francisco Chronicle Praises Greek Wines Over Italian and Spanish

San Francisco Chronicle featured Greek white wines, occasioned by a campaign launched in the United States to promote Greek wines abroad. Editor Jon Bonne describes...

Greek Bulgari Store Grand Opening in San Franicsco

A city buzz for months, the evening finally arrived on Tuesday March 2 for the grand opening of the fabulous Bulgari store in Union...

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...

Rembetiko Takes Over San Francisco!

In San Francisco, Greek choreographer John Antoniou brings to fruition the “Rembetiko”.  This is something he has been working on for years in Germany...

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...

1500 expatriate Olympic passengers “up in air”

The Union of Greek American Travel Agents (GATA) is expressing concerns over the fate of approximately 1500 Olympic Airlines passengers who have return tickets...

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