The Greek Coffee Cup a Part of New York’s History

Inspired by A History of the World in 100 Objects, the British Museum's BBC radio series and book, the New York Times decided to...

2012 LA GreekFest Welcomes Thanos Petrelis; Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson to Host

One of the most popular Greek festivals in Southern California kicks off Friday, September 7 at 5pm. Actor Tom Hanks and his actress/musician wife...

Pasadena GreekFest Gearing up to Celebrate 54th Year

GreekFest is celebrating 54 years in Pasadena beginning Friday, September 14. The 3-day festival, which runs through Sunday, September 16, will take place at...

NYT: U.S. Companies Brace for a Greek Exit from the Euro

Even as Greece desperately tries to avoid defaulting on its debt, American companies are preparing for what was once unthinkable: that Greece could soon...

Tango Night Under the Stars to Honor Greek Consul in L.A.

The American Hellenic Council and the Hellenic University Club will honor the Consul General of Greece in Los Angeles, Elisavet Fotiadou, for her commitment...

N.Y. Greek Cultural Center Honors Late Theo Angelopoulos

The Greek Cultural Center, in collaboration with the New York Film Academy and Cineaste Magazine, will present a tribute to the memory of internationally-acclaimed...
Joe Biden to Greek-Americans: "I am Joe Bidenopoulos"

Biden to Ohio Greek-Americans: I am ‘Joe Bidenopoulos’

According to a pool report, Vice President Joe Biden speaking to a Greek-American supporter at a lunchtime stop in Ohio showed his Greek side...

Greek American Event Kicks Off Fashion Week 2012

Every September, models and designers take to the runway in New York City during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week to showcase upcoming Spring/Summer trends. This...

Former Gov. Charlie Crist to Speak at Democratic Convention

Republican-turned-Independent former Florida governor Charlie Crist (Cristodoulou) of Greek descent will enjoy another politician re-incarnation when he speaks at the Democratic National Convention that...

Greek Orthodox Priest Charged in Domestic Incident

A Greek Orthodox priest was arrested last week for striking his wife's live-in aide because he was put off by the smell of her...