President Obama Lends His Support for U.S. Senate Candidate Giannoulias

President Barack Obama greatly supported U.S. Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias on two fronts last Thursday.  The President's support raised much needed campaign funding and reassured...

Chicago Spa Owner Helps Homeless Man Get Back on His Feet

One day, Jimmy Bakopoulos, owner of the Heavenly Massage day spas was on his way to the Gold Coast location in Chicago. At the...

Choreographer Ann Reinking Headlines Benefit for Thodos Dance Chicago

Tony Award-winning dancer and choreographer Ann Reinking was in Chicago on February 5, for a special benefit for Thodos Dance Chicago. "The White City...
Betty White

Betty White in Chicago for Four-Legged Friends; Wins An Emmy for "SNL"

Actress/comedienne Betty White was in Chicago this past week to support her four-legged friends. Well-known for her work as an animal rights activist, she...

A Baskeball Tournament that Saves lives

From March 10-14, 2010 AHEPA Marrow will be hosting its second annual AHEPA Marrow National Invitational Basketball Tournament in Chicago. There, Eastern Orthodox Christian...

Greek America Foundation Announces Scholarship Recipients

The Greek America Foundation announced Catherine Grosso of Chicago, IL and Melanie Graf of Boston, MA as this year's Hellenic Legacy Scholars for study abroad. Catherine...

Chicago: Twenty-three teams Geared Up for Hellenic Tournament

While most eyes are on the Greek Super League this weekend, on this side of the Atlantic many are gearing up for next weekend's...

Chicago Celebrates Greek Independence Day

Earlier in the week, a reception was hosted by Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley, in honor of Greek Independence Day. Longtime Corporation Counsel Mara...

Minister of Culture and Tourism Conducts Business Trip in Illinois

The schedule of the Minister of Culture and Tourism Pavlos Geroulanos involves visiting the exhibition “2010 Motivation Show”, meetings with state officials, tourist agents,...

Alexi G’s Basketball Diaries

Many stories about Alexi Giannoulias, the candidate for the U.S. Senate seat once held by Barack Obama, mention that the two are basketball-playing buddies....

Greek America Foundation Offers Scholarships for 2012 Study Abroad in Greece

The Greek America Foundation is once again offering the Hellenic Legacy Scholarship for college students participating in study abroad at DEREE – The American...

Giannoulias Poll Shows Him Even with Kirk

A poll taken by Alexi Giannoulias' Democratic Illinois Senate campaign last week shows Giannoulias even with GOP rival Rep. Mark Kirk, making up for...

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