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Must-try Authentic Greek Restaurants in New York City

New York City has been home to a healthy population of Greek immigrants as far back as the 1870s. Nowadays, the Greek diaspora is...

HALC Petitions for Olympic Games to Be Held Permanently in Greece

The Hellenic American Leadership Council has petitioned for the Olympic Games to be held permanently in Greece and is collecting signatures to be sent...

Souvlaki Craze Taking Over Streets of NY [video]

There are more than 200 souvlaki joints open for business in New York alone, with countless souvlaki canteens popping up all over the greater...

Greek Fest Fever Hits Honolulu!

The 35th annual Greek Festival is getting ready to kick off on August 27 through 28 in Honolulu, Hawaii. The festival is set tho take...

Greeks Create Heart Cells from Stem Cells

Researchers working with stem cells at Stanford University look to create heart cells from stem cells. The project, led by cardiovascular medicine instructor and Greek native, Dr....

Who Is Olympic Gold Medalist Helen Maroulis

She has described herself as "Greek by birth. Wrestler by heart. Passionate about life. 3-time World Team member. 2016 Olympic Hopeful." Now Helen Maroulis...

Man Makes Miniature Crete in Brooklyn, Wife Keeps it Alive [pics + video]

Late retired tailor George Kortsolakis was born in Vamos, Crete, in 1955. Though he moved to Brooklyn he never forgot his homeland. Now, the...

Chobani Argues that Greek Yogurt Is like French Fries

Turkish-owned yogurt brand Chobani has been embroiled in an epic battle for the rights to label its yogurt as "Greek Yogurt." The brand is...

Rio Olympics: Greek-American Helen Maroulis Gets Gold in Wrestling for the USA

Greek-American freestyle wrestler Helen Maroulis, aged 25, pinned down Japan's Saori Yoshida scoring a gold medal in women's wrestling in the 53 kg division...

‘The Greek Plays’ Vs the University of Chicago Press

For more than half a century students of Greek drama have been turning to the University of Chicago Press's The Complete Greek Tragedies for...