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...

Greek Startup Helps Immigrants Obtain a Credit Score in the US

Nova Credit, a startup company co-founded and operated by Nicky Goulimis, is an innovative, new company that helps newcomers to the US build their...

Dr. James Dimitriou Elected as New President of the American Hellenic Council

The Board of Directors of the American Hellenic Council elected Dr. James Dimitriou of Redondo Beach, California, as the new President and Chairman of...

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...

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...

The Greek Math Professor Turned Poker Master at UCLA

Who hasn’t enjoyed a game of poker or a friendly game of chess with a glass of wine? Well, there is a Greek professor...

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...
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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...

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...

Greek American Billionaire Alex Spanos Dies at 95

Los Angeles Chargers owner Alex Spanos, who has owned a majority stake in the National Football League franchise since 1984, died Tuesday morning. He...

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...

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...

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