109th Annual Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon Springs: Event Schedule

On January 6, Tampa Bay’s Greek Orthodox community will celebrate its 109th Epiphany ceremony in Tarpon Springs, where one of the largest Epiphany celebrations...

New “Greektown North” Draws Families and Shops to the Chicago Suburbs

  The Greek Star recently published a special, in-depth report on the growing Greek community in the Northern Suburbs of Chicago.   By WWII and thereafter, as...

Bono Selects Oxi Day Award Recipient for 2013

The Washington Oxi Day Foundation announced today that the recipient of the 2013 Oxi Day Award will be John Githongo, a journalist who risked...

The Trial of Lysistrata to Take Place in Washington D.C.

The Shakespeare Theatre Company's Bard Association and the Embassy of Greece will present the Trial of Lysistrata at the Lansburgh Theatre, Washington D.C., at 7...

Mazonakis Tours East Coast and Canada

Greek singer Giorgos Mazonakis will come to North America for four concert dates, this November 25 - December 5. The singer will perform in...

Charlie Crist to Run for Florida Governor; Again!

Charlie Crist, announced that he will seek to become Florida's governor for the second time during a rally in St. Petersburg, FL. The former...

Chicago Greeks Gather to Fight for Georgia

Chicago Greeks will gather on October 21 for a fundraiser at the Diplomat West Banquets in Elmhurst, IL to assist Georgia Karas in her...

‘Daughters of Penelope’ Chocolate Fundraiser

Chocolate ice cream, topped with hot sauce, raspberry truffles, baklava, cakes, pralines and even vodka martinis, all made with chocolate, were just some of...
Orthodox Church

Greek-Orthodox Priest To Be Charged with 100K+ Theft

According to prosecutors, Greek Orthodox priest James Dokos will be charged with felony theft amid allegations that he pocketed more than $110,000 from a...

Andrew Liveris and Nicole Petallides to Address Leadership 100 Conference

Andrew Liveris, Nicole Petallides and Rev. Fr. Charles Joanides will address a prominent crowd of Greek-Americans at the 21st annual Leadership 100 conference which will...

Modern Greek Studies Event at the University of Illinois

The Modern Greek Studies program at the University of Illinois in Urbana Champaign managed to raise a total of 20,000 euros in a fund-raising...

President Obama Hosts Reception for Greek Independence Day

After delivering remarks at Healing Our City: An Interfaith Service dedicated to those who were gravely wounded or killed in Monday's bombing near the...

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