Chicago Protest Against Greek Fascist Party Golden Dawn

More than 60 people gathered at the Greek Consulate here, Jan. 19, in protest of the Greek anti-immigrant group, Golden Dawn. Golden Dawn has been...

Chicago Greeks Gather to Fight for Georgia

Chicago Greeks will gather on October 21 for a fundraiser at the Diplomat West Banquets in Elmhurst, IL to assist Georgia Karas in her...

Son of Greek Cobbler Becomes an Ingenious Businessman

When he realized he couldn't find a pair of quality men's shoes, Greek-American George Vlagos decided to make his own. Currently, there is a six-week...
Ted Spyropoulos dies

Greek-American Philanthropist Ted Spyropoulos Dies

Ted (Theodore) Spyropoulos, a philanthropist who contributed greatly to the Greek-American community, has died. The Greek-American supported numerous organizations through his lifetime and offered scholarships...
Re-trail of Orestes

Orestes Found Not Guilty in National Hellenic Museum’s Trial

On Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 at the UIC Forum, the National Hellenic Museum presented a mock trial of the ancient Greek mythological character, Orestes,...

Diamanda Galás to Perform at Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago

Diamanda Galás, known for her haunting operatic voice with a three-and-a-half octave range, is returning to the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Stage in...
Greek Church and mosque Vandalized in Illinois

Greek Church; Mosque Vandalized in Waukegan, IL

The St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church and the Mosque of Islamic Foundation North that are located near each other in Waukegan, IL were vandalized sometime on Sunday...

Greek Americans Lead Top Bar Associations

Chicago is home to many prominent attorneys, a good portion of them Greek American. Two top bar associations in the state of...

Sellout Artists Promote Greece with…Placemats and Disposable Cups

“Live Your Myth in Greece” is the slogan we hear all across New York City and Athens, Greece. Whether it is on the subway...

What it Means to be Greek

Two Greek immigrants Ivan Silvenberg and Georgia Taxaki created the touching video entitled “What it means to be Greek.” The video lasts for about...

The New National Hellenic Museum Officially Open

Today, Chicago's new National Hellenic Museum, the first of its kind in the United States, officially opened to the public. The stunning 40,000 square foot facility was unveiled on December 8 with a special[...]

Chicago White Sox Host Greek Heritage Night

May 7 vs. Detroit- 7:11 PM Greek Heritage Night Join the White Sox for a night of music and dance as we celebrate Greek Heritage! Specially priced...

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