Ohio Greeks Kick Off Annual Festival

Greek-Americans in Toledo, Ohio, will celebrate their Greek traditions at the 48th annual Greek-American Festival, hosted by Holy Trinity Cathedral, on Friday, Saturday, and...

Chicago Coming to Athens: American Airlines to Launch New Daily Direct Flight

American Airlines announced a nonstop daily service from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport to Athens for the 2019 summer season. The service on a Boeing 787-Dreamliner...

Greek American Dr. Steven Kalkanis Elected Director of American Board of Neurological Surgery

Greek American Steven N. Kalkanis, M.D., Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at Henry Ford Health System and Medical Director of the Henry Ford...

Greek American Wonder Kid Finishes College at 11, Challenges Stephen Hawking (video)

William (Vasilis) Mailis graduated from high school in May 2016 at the age of 9, last week from Saint Petersburg College in Florida and now...

Five Beautiful American Buildings Based on Classical Greek Architecture

Five stand-out buildings from American history are based on ancient Greek architecture, most of them standing proud in Washington, D.C., the U.S. capital and...

Plato Academy Head Steve Christopoulos Drowns in Costa Rica

Steve Christopoulos, the head of Plato Academy and CEO of Superior Schools in Florida, drowned in Costa Rica on Wednesday, the Greek Reporter has...

Greek “Opa! Fest” Celebrates Its 25th Year This Weekend in Troy, Michigan

For the 25th year, Opa! Fest in Troy, Michigan is bringing the best of Greek culture and food to the locals. This famous Greek festival...

National Hellenic Museum Marks Refugee Day with Powerful Photo Exhibition

The National Hellenic Museum in Chicago is marking World Refugee Day with a special photo exhibition -- Lives Afloat: The Greek Refugee Crisis through...

Chicago Celebrates Greek Independence Day with Grand Parade

Commemorating the 198th anniversary of the Greek declaration of independence, the parade featured groups from churches and organizations from all across the Windy City.

Theodoros Griego: The First Greek to Set Foot in America on April 14, 1528

It was June 17, 1527 when a fleet of five ships with 600 men left the Spanish port of Sanlucar de Barrameda on a...

Illinois Tech Invests J.D. Trout as John and Mae Calamos Endowed Chair in Philosophy

Illinois Institute of Technology recently invested J.D. Trout as the John & Mae Calamos Endowed Chair in Philosophy—the university’s first endowed chair in philosophy. Trout...

History Repeats Itself at the Retrial of Megacles

A jury presented their verdict of guilty to a presiding panel of federal and state court judges in the National Hellenic Museum’s Trial of Megacles in Chicago, March 1.

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