New PADEE Presidium

The 7th General Assembly of PADEE that took place from July 29-August 2nd concluded with the election of the new Board of Directors. Parliament...

Miraculous Icon in Greek Orthodox Church Draws Pilgrims [video]

As Orthodox Christians around the world prepare to celebrate Easter this Sunday, a southwest suburban church in Chicago is packed with thousands of pilgrims awaiting to...

Adults Learn Modern Greek

Adults in Chicago learn Modern Greek, with courses offered by the the Institute of Greek Language and Culture, founded in January 1990. The two-year program...

Chicago’s Historic Patio Theater Has Greek Roots; Will Reopen Soon

Chicago’s historic Patio Theater, shuttered for the last 10 years, is currently under renovation and soon will reopen under second generation management. Demetri Kouvalis grew...

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...

"The Greeks" Ready to Take Over America

The Field Museum of Natural History and the National Hellenic Museum will co-present an extraordinary exhibition of ancient Greek antiquities — "The Greeks: From...

Greek Film Fest Chicago Opens Today

The 1st annual Greek Film Fest Chicago! will take place September 29 - October 2, 2011 at the Pickwick Theater in Park Ridge, the...
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...

US Official Supports Greece, Calls on Leaders to Respect the Greeks Decision

USA supports Greece remaining in the Eurozone, according to a White House official, who stressed the need "to respect Greek citizens and their decision." Ben...

Chicago’s Alinea Garners Rare 3-Star Rating in Michelin Guide

Award-winning Alinea, one of Chicago’s finest restaurants co-owned by Nick Kokonas and Chef Grant Achatz, has received the coveted 3-star rating from the Michelin...

Davlantes Takes the Helm at “Good Day Chicago”

Emmy award-winning reporter Anna Davlantes is the new co-anchor of “Good Day Chicago,” the morning show of WFLD- Channel 32, the local Fox–owned station...

Lysacek Comes in 2nd on "Dancing"

Last night, Evan Lysacek, Olympic Gold medal-winning ice skater and native of suburban Chicago, placed second in the final competition of the 10th season...

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