Greek Alphabet Celebrated at Metropolis of Chicago

One week of events were organized for the 29th year in the Metropolis of Chicago, celebrating the Greek alphabet, Language, Education, Culture and Press. The...

Lisa Zane to Perform at Katerina’s

Actress/singer/poet Lisa Zane will perform on October 9 at Katerina’s in Chicago. The cozy club is best known to local Greeks as Chicago’s Elliniko...

Horta Picker Taris Faces Court

John Taris, a 75-year-old retired tailor will face a court on July 9 in Chicago on charges of picking dandelions to eat, which is...

Ancient Greek Myth Moves to the High Wire

“Hephaestus: A Greek Mythology Circus,” presented Lookingglass and Silverguy Entertainment is currently playing at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago. Productions of the show in...

Ariana Savalas Performs Live to Kick Off Greek Film Festival in Chicago

Recording artist, Ariana Savalas, daughter of late, Hollywood acting legend Telly Savalas will be one of the special guests appearing at the Vertigo Sky...

Greek Media Club Event and Cousins’ Letter

THIS THURSDAY, MARCH 31 - 6:30 to 11 pm - at YOLK RESTAURANT - 1120 S. Michigan Ave. It'll be another big one but...

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...

Annual Taste of Greece Draws Thousands to Chicago’s Greektown

On the last weekend of August, Chicago’s historic Greektown celebrates its Taste of Greece, an annual festival stretching the length of the ethnic enclave...

Cohen Brings Back Heroism Of Greek Jews

The Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus on March 17 will host University of Illinois at Chicago Professor Mimis Cohen for a presentation on...

Alexander Payne to Receive PHSF 2012 Paradigm Award

The PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation is pleased to announce that Alexander Payne (Konstantinos Alexandros Papadopoulos) will be the 2012 recipient of the Paradigm Award.  The...

Chicago Area Greek Kids Perform in Joffrey Ballet’s "The Nutcracker"

This year’s production of the Joffrey Ballet’s The Nutcracker includes two Greek-American dancers from the Chicago area. Austin Smith, 9, son of Dion and Kathy...

Chicago Greek Parade Organization Probed by State Attorneys

Angie Verros, current volunteer treasurer of the Federation of Hellenic American Organization of Illinois Enosis, approached the Attorney General's Office after discovering that money...

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