25th of April: Chicago’s 2010 Greek Independence Day Parade

The 46th annual Chicago Greek Independence Day Parade will take place on the 25th of April on Halsted Street in Greek town, which is...

A Video Presentation of the New Hellenic Museum in Chicago

A new National Hellenic Museum in Chicago will be ready in 2011 to replace the Hellenic Museum and Cultural Center founded in 1983. According to...

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...

Investment Guru John Calamos Talks about his Career, his Greek Roots and the Economic...

SJF0lBYuloo The Greek-American billionaire John Calamos, whose company manages a portfolio of 32 billion, and when it will be the right time to re-invest in...

Greek Gets Sued for Allegedly Discriminating Against non-Greeks

A Chicago attorney has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court saying he was harassed on the job and ultimately fired for not being...

Tri-State AHEPA Banquet To Honor Three U.S. Senators and Six Other Distinguished Greek Americans

AHEPA Supreme President Nicholas A. Karacostas today announced that America's oldest and largest Hellenic heritage organization will honor three distinguished U.S. senators and a...

Rocking out Greek style with Bobby and Dino Kourelis of Lovehammers

I’ve wanted to write an article spreading the “Love” for a while. After seeing the band, Lovehammers, rock a sold-out show at the House of Blues in Chicago, I felt it was time. There are many things to love about the band. First and foremost, half the band is Greek. Brothers Bobby (drums) and Dino Kourelis (bass) form the tough as nails rhythm section

Chris Chelios May Get Off The Hook For DUI Charges

Former Detroit Red Wings defenseman, Chris Chelios may get out of his drunk-driving charges stemming from a Dec. 28 stop in suburban Chicago, according...

Behind Giannoulias’ Poll

Alexi Giannoulias’ campaign staff spent the majority of yesterday afternoon leaking the results of an internal poll to reporters which showed Giannoulias leading Mark...

Greektown Fire a Blow to Chicago Tourism, History

As Chicago bomb and arson investigators probe a Greektown fire that took out Costa's restaurant, city officials and area merchants say the blaze also leveled a blow to Chicago's tourist industry and to a historic part of the city.

Giannoulias Wins Democratic Senate Race in Illinois

Joined by employees from the Des Plaines Hartmarx suit factory where he helped save 600 jobs, U.S. Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias tonight pledged to...

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...

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