Dianne Pappas’ Recall Exhibition in Brentwood, LA

Greek American artist Dianne Pappas is now crafting installations with familiar materials, such as wood, cement and tape in an attempt to explore and...

Pasadena Goes Greek This Weekend

Pasadena goes Greek this weekend, with the Annual Pasadena Greek Fest, September 16-18 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California. “This event has always has...

Alex Dimakis Wins Award on Data Storage

Alex Dimakis of the Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering received the 2010 IEEE Communications Society (COMSOC) Technical Committee on Data Storage Best Paper...

Getty Villa Hosts Lecture and Wine Tasting Inspired by Ancient Greek Symposium

The Getty Villa in Malibu, California is offering a lecture on Saturday July 21, 2012 entitled "Drinking in the Greek Manner: a Brief History...

1st U.S. Independent Orthodox Christian College Opens in 2011

St. Katherine College is the first independent Orthodox Christian College in the United States. It announced recently that it would begin accepting student enrollment applications for...

Chapman University Honors George Argyros and Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks

Two distinguished Greek-Americans were honored by Chapman University on October 6. Ambassador George L. Argyros was awarded the highest award of distinction, the Bert C....
Earth Friendly Products team at the California Winemasters Gala

Earth Friendly Products Gets One More Award Fighting Cystic Fibrosis

Earth Friendly Products, a leader in green cleaning products manufacturing, received an award from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation during the California Winemasters Gala in...
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We Went for a Gyro at ‘Malaka Brothers’ in Venice Beach, CA

It's not a joke, here's how and why these Greek Californians named their Gyro shop on the famed Venice Boardwalk "Malaka Brothers". A few months...

Monastery in Fresno, California Blesses Their Church

The Greek Orthodox Monastery (Convent) of the Theotokos (photo), the Life-Giving Spring, which is in the Sierra in the town of Dunlap, 38 miles...

Athan Karras Passes Away

Athan Karras, a great Greek dancer, is not among us any more. Karras died on Friday February 12th. Athan Karras' name was synonymous with...

Famous Papadakis Taverna Closed Down

For decades, Papadakis Taverna has been the best-known attraction in San Pedro. Now, the restaurant is history. This was the place where celebrities such...
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Ambassador John Negroponte Addresses World Affairs Council of Orange County

The World Affairs Council of Orange County presented Greek-American Ambassador John Negroponte to a prominent audience of members and guests during its annual Spring...

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