Greek Independence Memorial to be Placed in Chicago Park

A Greek Independence memorial will soon be added to a park in Aurora, Illinois after city officials gave the green light for the American...

US Celebrates Greece’s Bicentennial with Educational, Cultural Events

The US will celebrate Greece's Bicentennial in 2021 with a series of educational and cultural events to mark 200 years of friendship and amity...

Exquisite Ancient Greek Earring One of Treasures at Boston Museum

An exquisite ancient Greek earring, now housed at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, still dazzles its admirers fully 2,300 years after it...

The World After the Pandemic: What a Greek-American Yale Professor Envisions

The world after the pandemic will look very different, according to a new book from physician and Yale professor Nicholas Christakis. Christakis says that the...

George Zaharias and Babe Didrikson, the First Power Couple in the World of Sports

Theodore Vetoyanis (Greek: Θεόδωρος Βετογιάνης) was an American professional wrestler and sports promoter, known by his ring name of George Zaharias, and more popularly...

Obama Blasts Stubborn Austerity Measures Imposed on Greece

Former US President Obama, in his gigantic new book of memoirs called "A Promised Land," released on Tuesday, speaks at some length about Greece's...
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The “Flying Greek” Honored with OXI Day Foundation’s Calamos Service Award

Thousands of people from the US, Greece and around the world tuned in for the 10th annual OXI Courage and Service Awards ceremony, which...

Frank Kamberos: The Greek Philanthropist Who Helped Preserve Chicago’s History

The Greek American community of Chicago is mourning the passing of Frank S. Kamberos, a leader of the community who died last week. He...

US Officials Join Cypriot President to Commemorate 60th Anniversary of Cyprus Independence

Twenty-five of the most powerful US senators and other officials joined Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades in an online commemoration of the 60th anniversary of...

Greek Immigrants Return to Form a Nation After Defending Homeland in Balkan Wars

In a live-streamed presentation for the historical society of Schenectady New York on Thursday evening, Peter S. Giakoumis, author of the book "The Forgotten...

The Fascinating Life of the Greek Journalist Who Rubbed Shoulders with America’s Powerful

Elias Demetracopoulos may not be a familiar name among Greeks or Greek-Americans, but as a new book reveals, he was one of the most...

Archbishop Elpidophoros Calls for Continued Orthodox – Catholic Dialogue

Greek Orthodox Archbishop of the Americas Elpidophoros spoke on Monday evening at Fordham University as part of its Christ and Anastasia Economos lecture series,...

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