Earth Friendly Products Leads Battle on Food Waste at Natural Products Expo West

Earth Friendly Products, the maker of ECOS environmentally safe cleaning products and a Greek-American owned company, launched a new product last week which helps...

Eleni Kounalakis Named California’s International Affairs and Trade Chief

Lieutenant Governor of California Eleni Kounalakis has recently been designated by Governor Gavin Newsom as his top representative to advance California’s economic interests abroad. Eleni...

Greek Scientist Receives Award for Breakthrough Multiple Sclerosis Research

Dr. Katerina Akassoglou, a researcher at the University of California at San Francisco, has received the prestigious International Barancik Prize for Innovation in Multiple...

Greek Scientist Wins Barancik Prize for MS Research

A Greek scientist who is a leading researcher at the Gladstone Institutes and the Department of Neurology at the University of California has won...

Eleni Kounalakis Becomes First Woman Elected Lieutenant Governor of California

Eleni Kounalakis was sworn into office as lieutenant governor of California on Monday, becoming the first woman ever elected to the post. In her speech...

The Greek Rhythm and Blues Legend Who Passed as Black

Johnny Otis (center) with his band The Johnny Otis Revue While James Brown was seen as the Godfather of soul music, for many music critics...
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Two Greek Sisters Raising Funds for Paradise, CA Fire Victims

Anastasia Kontaxaki, a nurse in Paradise, CA, escaped the deadly fire known as the "Camp Fire" that blazed through the city on November 8,...
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A Tour Through One of California’s Coolest Ghost Towns

Greek American travel blogger and author of "Abandoned Southern California" Joanna Kalafatis takes us on a tour of the abandoned spooky town of Randsburg.

Greek American Killed in California Bar Shooting

A Greek American was among the 13 victims of the shooting inside a crowded Southern California bar late Wednesday. 27-year old Telemachus "Tel" Orfanos and...
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Getty Museum Exhibit Explores Ancient Greek Beliefs on Afterlife

A funerary vessel, known as a 'krater', is the centerpiece of an exhibition that raises the question of what the ancient Greeks believed happened...

LA’s Newest Greek Food Truck: A Story of Immigration, Determination and Cretan Pride

Making the journey from Crete to the USA was not a decision that Antonis Karayannakis took lightly. However, when opportunity knocked, he knew that...

Hellenic American Medical and Dental Society of California to honor Dr. Chris Thanos

The Hellenic American Medical and Dental Society of California (HAMDS) will continue its annual tradition of awarding scholarships to students of Greek and Cypriot...

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