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...

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.

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.

Two Chicago Greeks Running for Judge in Cook County

Tom Sianis and Athena Farmakis; two Chicago Greek Americans, are running for judge in Cook County in the upcoming March 2018 elections. Tom Sianis, who...

Route Exchange Proposes Athens-Chicago Air Route

Route Exchange, the air route development platform, says that the unserved Athens-Chicago route has great potential. According to Routes online, after March 2017 when Emirates...

First Greek American from Chicago Killed in World War II to be Memorialized

Leo A. Loumbas, the first Greek American from Chicago that was killed in World War II, is to be remembered at a 75 year...

National Hellenic Museum Gala in Chicago a Great Success

The National Hellenic Museum (NHM) Gala on Saturday, May 13 in Chicago was a great evening of music, dancing and various festivities that left...

William Sianis and the Curse of the Billy Goat: A Sports Legend

It was a hex that lasted 71 years, but the William Sianis and "The Curse of the Billy Goat" story became legend in Chicago...

A Must See, Anthony Quinn Art Exhibit at National Hellenic Museum Chicago

Anthony Quinn was a prestigious actor who brought to life the unforgettable Zorba the Greek. However, acting was not the only creative outlet for...

Top U.S. Attorneys to Argue if Antigone Is Guilty of Treason

Robert Clifford and Dan Webb vs. Patrick Fitzgerald and Patrick Collins; they’re among the most prominent and respected attorneys in the United States and,...

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