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Ellis Island: Thousands of Greeks’ First Sight of America

"At the New York Harbor they put us in quarantine for a day and then they took us to Ellis Island. There they treated...

Watch Huge Greek Flag Being Raised in Chicago (video)

Proud Greeks and Greek-Americans gathered this week for the annual flag-raising ceremony in Chicago, shortly before Greek Independence Day on March 25. This popular flag...

Reince Priebus Makes Public Appearance at Greek-American Event After Leaving the White House

Former White House Chief of Staff, Reince Priebus, spoke of his love of President Trump, and vowed to continue helping him despite leaving the...

Tsipras Sends Message of a ‘Greek Comeback’ to Chicago Investors

Alexis Tsipras sent an optimistic message that the Greek economy is turning the corner at a meeting with Greek American business leaders in Chicago. "The...

Meet the Greek Who Is Running for Jersey City Mayor

Running for Mayor of Jersey City Bill Matsikoudis says that he intends to bring the Hellenic values to the city if elected in the...

The ‘Most Greek’ Cities in the USA

There are Greeks in abundance throughout the United States, however, there are some cities that are known for their "Greekness" -- whether it's for...

Applicants Have Opportunity to Be the Next ‘Miss Tourism Hellenic American’!

The Miss Tourism Hellenic American VIP Luxury Fashion Show 2017 in New York is gearing to hit the runway from April 5-9 in New...

New York City: Home to Over 800 Languages – Including Greek

The Greek diaspora of New York City has caught the attention of The Endangered Language Alliance (ELA), as one of more than 800 languages...

Crowdfunding Campaign to Save Quadriplegic Nikos Bezanis’ Home

Eight years ago Nikos Bezanis was enjoying a sunny day at a lake just north of Chicago when tragedy struck as he dove into...

You’re Invited to Chicago Greektown’s First Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony!

On Saturday, December 10 at 5:00 p.m. Chicago's Greektown is holding its first ever Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on the southeast corner of Halsted...

A Lifetime of Giving: Friend to Baltimore and Multimillionaire John Paterakis Dies Age 87

  The community of Baltimore has lost friend John Paterakis on Sunday as he passed away from myelodysplasia, a bone marrow disorder at John Hopkins...

‘Kouzina’ Celebrates Greek Food and Wine at the National Hellenic Museum, Chicago

On Thursday, November 3, the National Hellenic Museum will be filled with some 500 foodies ready to dive into the culinary masterpieces of Chicagoland's...

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