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Greek Orthodox Priest Charged with Theft to Receive Plea Deal

Greek Orthodox priest James Dokos, from Chicago, was accused of stealing 110,000 dollars from a church trust fund, in 2014. Now, almost two years...

Groundbreaking Greek Artifacts Exhibition at The Field Museum

"The Greeks—Agamemnon to Alexander the Great" exhibition, is drawing from the collections of 21 museums throughout Greece, making it the largest exhibition of its...

Greek American Inventor and Philantropist Chris Tomaras Passes Away

Chicago businessman and philanthropist Chris P. Tomaras passed away on Wednesday in Chicago, leaving behind a legacy that included the Kronos Foods empire and...

HALC Raised 250,000 Dollars to Help Greek Children in Need

The Hellenic American Leadership Council (HALC) in Chicago has raised 250,000 dollars for the Greek branch of SOS Children’s Villages, an independent, non-governmental organization...

Street Art Exhibition Poses Questions on Greece’s Economic Crisis

The National Hellenic Museum (NHM) announces a thought-provoking new exhibition of street art from Athens, Greece that highlights the evolution of graffiti into a...

‘Theatre on the Rooftop’ at the National Hellenic Museum

The National Hellenic Museum’s inaugural “Theatre on the Rooftop” series opens on Thursday, July 9, at 6 p.m. with a tour-de-force performance of “Helen’s...

Rallies in NYC and Chicago in Support of the Greek People

AKNY–Greece Solidarity Movement in collaboration with SYRIZA NY and Antarsya NY have organized a rally in Astoria, New York, so that the Greek-American community but...

Anthony Quinn Art Exhibition at Chicago’s National Hellenic Museum

Artwork by late actor Anthony Quinn will be exhibited at the National Hellenic Museum in Chicago. Quinn played the emblematic role of Zorba...

Greek Singer Thanos Petrelis to Perform at National Hellenic Museum Gala

Thanos Petrelis, a young and well-known Greek singer, will be performing at the National Hellenic Museum's annual Gala on Saturday, May 9 in Chicago....

Modern Greek Studies Event at the University of Illinois

The Modern Greek Studies program at the University of Illinois in Urbana Champaign managed to raise a total of 20,000 euros in a fund-raising...

Greek Antiquity Exhibition to Tour Across the USA and Canada

A series of antiquities from Greek museums will soon be exhibited in Canada and the United States. 543 different art pieces will travel across...

Periclean Acropolis Exhibition in Chicago

Chicago's National Hellenic Museum, in collaboration with Notre Dame University School of Architecture, has announced the opening of a new exhibition on November 13. The exhibition is entitled...