‘The Bay,’ starring Kristos Andrews, Wins 2020 Emmy for Best Digital Drama Series

The cast and producers of the digital series The Bay on Amazon Prime have a major reason to celebrate. It won the coveted 2020...

UCLA Establishes New Hellenic Studies Chair

UCLA has established a newly endowed chair in their Hellenic Studies Center after receiving an extraordinarily generous gift commitment from alumnus George Kolovos and...
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New Greek Americans Featured in Heartfelt Documentary

A fascinating new documentary about second and third generation Greek Americans was recently screened at Thessaloniki's International Film Festival. Narrated by Olympia Dukakis and produced...

Eleni Kounalakis, California’s First Woman Lt. Governor, Endorses Democrat Joe Biden

California Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis endorsed Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden on Wednesday. “Vice President Biden will bring decency and honor back to the White...

Elios Charitable Foundation Holds 12th Biennial Hellenic Charity Ball

The 12th biennial Hellenic Charity Ball was held on Saturday, November 16 at the Westin Saint Francis on Union Square, San Francisco. This year's event...

Former Trump Aide George Papadopoulos Eyes U.S. House Seat

George Papadopoulos, a former Trump campaign aide who was a key figure in the FBI's Russia probe, filed paperwork on Tuesday to run for...

National Hellenic Society Celebrates New Milestone at Annual Conference

The National Hellenic Society (NHS), a prominent non-profit organization which promotes Hellenism in America, held its annual conference from October 10 to 13 in...

Greek Surgeon Stavros Tombris Receives ”Physician of the Year” Award

Stavros Tombris, MD, PhD, DDS was recently given the ''Physician of the Year'' award at the annual Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Conference in Irvine, California. Tombris serves...

Greek Play ”My Mother’s Sin” Performed at Loyola Marymount University’s Caloyeras Center

On Friday, October 19th, 2019, Yiorgios Vizyenos’ “My Mother’s Sin” was performed to a packed room of LMU students and community members. The story was...

Anthony Kontaratos, The Greek NASA Scientist Who Saved the Apollo 13 Crew (video)

Anthony Kontaratos was truly one of the unsung heroes in the history of NASA, as he was not only the engineer responsible for saving the...

LA Lakers Sign Kostas Antetokounmpo, Brother of Giannis

The NBA's Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday signed Kostas Antetokounmpo, the younger brother of Giannis Antetokounmpo, to a two-way contract after claiming him off...

Greek Scientist Invents System to Produce Oxygen on Mars

Konstantinos P. Giapis, a professor of chemical engineering at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) recently invented a completely innovative way of producing oxygen...

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