Princeton Basketball Player Signs with Aris

Dan Mavraides, a senior at Princeton University from San Mateo, CA, is the latest Greek-American to go to Greece to play ball. The 22 year-old...

Coming-of-Age Story Set During Greece’s Military Junta

It was the early 1970s – the “Age of Aquarius”; Americans were still fighting in Vietnam and Greece was being governed by an oppressive...

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...

National Hellenic Museum Achieves Record Growth in 2017

  The National Hellenic Museum (NHM) today announced its 2017 achievements, including a 29 percent year-over-year increase in patrons served. More than 21,000 people of all...

Chicago’s Jane Monzures to MC AHI Hellenic Heritage Dinner

Chicago television and radio personality Jane Monzures will serve as mistress of ceremonies for the American Hellenic Institute's 36th anniversary Hellenic Heritage Achievement and...

Greek Artifacts Exhibited in Chicago Museum

The exhibition “The Greeks: From Agamemnon to Alexander the Great” will be held at the Field museum, Chicago, in partnership with Chicago National Hellenic...

Are You a FilmHellene?

In Chicago, a new alliance has taken shape, with plans to revive Chicago’s Greek Film Fest and promote Greek films throughout the year. Niko...

Hilary Clinton Defends Greece on the FYROM Name Issue

The Obama administration in Washington D.C. is pushing the Skopian Republic to accept the predominant name for the country which is “Vardaska Makedonija”.  However the...

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...

Mariyana Spyropoulos Ιn Battle for Illinois Water Resources Protection

Chicago Sun Times daily featured a long report on Greek-American attorney and current Commissioner at the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, Mariyana...

Groundbreaking Greek Artifacts Exhibition at The Field Museum

"The Greeks—Agamemnon to Alexander the Great" exhibition, is drawing from the collections of 21 museums throughout Greece, making it the largest exhibition of its...

Folk Group Maeandros Performs Live in Chicago

The group Maeandros was created in 2006 by musician and songwriter Mavrothis Kontanis to fill two needs: to show traditional folk and classical music...

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