Greek Athletes Shine in Los Angeles Special Olympics and Bring Home 36 Gold Medals

Greece took a reinvigorating break from the ongoing crisis that is plaguing the country, thanks to the 2015 Special Olympics World Games that are taking place...

UCLA Receives $5 Million to Establish Center for the Study of Hellenic Culture

A $5 million grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation will enable UCLA to create the UCLA Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for the Study of...

Getty Villa to Present Collection of Illustrations of Greece

“Almost every rock, every promontory, every river, is haunted by the shadows of the mighty dead,” wrote the English antiquarian Edward Dodwell of his...

‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding’ Actress Arrested for Shoplifting

  Actress Lainie Kazan; who starred in “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” was arrested after allegedly shoplifting $180 worth of groceries from a Gelson’s store...

Billionaire Heir, Daren Metropolis, Buys the Playboy Mansion

Greek-American businessman Daren Metropoulos has purchased the Playboy mansion. According to the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) his contract allows him to take full tenancy of...
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Joanna Kalafatis’ Stellar Photos Exhibited at Scandi-Los Showcase in LA

Greek American travel blogger Joanna Kalafatis made it to the northernmost town of Earth, Longyearbyen, and captured some amazing photos that were exhibited at...

Getty Museum Announces Acquisition of Ancient Greek Vase

Today Timothy Potts, director of the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, enthusiastically announced the museum's acquisition of a Geometric Greek vase dating...
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Greeks Join Thousands of Armenians Demanding Justice by Turkey for Genocide

Thousands marched on Tuesday to the Turkish consulate in Los Angeles demanding justice and the international recognition of the genocide that massacred millions of Armenians, Greeks and Assyrians.

Greek American Woman Richer than Beyonce has a Rags-to-Riches Tale

Greek-American fashion mogul and author Sophia Amoruso, aged 31, has made Forbes' list of Richest Self-Made Women. The founder of Nasty Gal clothing retailer...

A Greek Summer Night’s Dream in LA LA LAND

By: Savas Abadsidis The mother and daughter team of Alexia Melocchi and Alexandra Yacovlef come from over two decades working in the worldwide film distribution industry. Together...

Greek American Daren Metropoulos Buys Playboy Mansion

Greek American Daren Metropoulos has purchased the famous Playboy Mansion for 100 million dollars, according to an ABC News report. However, Hugh Hefner, the man...

Woman Verbally Attacks Greek-American Couple for Speaking Greek (video)

Thanasi Papoulias and his wife Sophia Antonopoulos-Papoulias would never have thought that speaking their native Greek language in a Los Angeles super market could...

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