Petrakis’ 23rd Book Coming This November

At 87, Harry Mark Petrakis still has many stories to tell. Known as “the great storyteller,” his forthcoming novel Cavafy's Stone and Other Village...

Calamos Investments Announces Planned Departure of Chief Operating Officer

Calamos Investments®, a global investment management firm, announced the planned departure of James Boyne, President and Chief Operating Officer, effective September 30, 2013. Until that time,...

“Munger Road” Opens in Theaters Today

MUNGER ROAD, a film written and directed by Greek-American Nick Smith, will open this week in Chicago theaters. The film, which is on platform...

“Rehearsing Revolution:” Aeschylus and More at Hellenic American Academy

On April 10 at 3 pm, the Hellenic American Academy in cooperation with the Hellenic American Women's Council will present "Rehearsing Revolution: Aeschylus' Persians...

National Hellenic Museum of Chicago Attracts US Media Attention

The official ribbon-cutting of the new building hosting the National Hellenic Museum of Chicago has been covered by many big US media, which dedicated...

Chicago’s World Music Festival to Feature Megitza Quartet

From September 15 to 22, the City of Chicago transforms into a global center for the best of today’s international music when the 13th...

Meet Constantine Maroulis in Chicago

Tony Award® Nominee and “American Idol” finalist Constantine Maroulis will be in Chicago for the next few weeks, reprising his role in the Broadway...

Fire Destroyes Part of Chicago’s Greektown

Last night a fire swept through Chicago's Greektown neighborhood. The Chicago fire department rushed over to Costa's Greek Dining & Bar at 340 South...

Chicagoland Welcomes New Greek Restaurants

Known as a "restaurant town," this past month has been a busy one for new restaurant openings in Chicago, including several Greek restaurants in...

Ancient Greek Leader to be ‘Retried’ for Murder (video)

Is murder ever justified in defending freedom? Can citizens break the law to save democracy? These were some of the tough questions raised by the...

Coming Soon to Chicago, Greek Film Fest!

Greek Film Fest Chicago! 2012 will be a movie oasis for cinema-lovers this autumn. The festival will be held from Oct. 4-8 to showcase...

Greek Culture Awards at University of Illinois at Urbana

The Modern Greek Studies Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will honor recipients of the Houston-Papadimitriou Greek Culture awards with a special award ceremony on...

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