Angelo Tsakopoulos Honored With Friedman Legacy Award in Sacramento

Greek-American philanthropist Angelo Tsakopoulos was the recipient of the 2016 Friedman legacy award, after Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson delivered his final State of the City...

Famous Papadakis Taverna Closed Down

For decades, Papadakis Taverna has been the best-known attraction in San Pedro. Now, the restaurant is history. This was the place where celebrities such...

SFX Oscar Winner Petro Vlahos Dies

Petro Vlahos, a two-time Academy Award winner who pioneered special effects for Hollywood films, with a blue- and green-screen technique on movies such as...

2009 Hellenic Charity Ball in San Francisco

On November 7th, The Elios Society, a non profit organization based in Northern California honors George Chakiris, Michael Chiklis, Nicholas Gage and Marilu Henner...

Obama’s Speech Concerning 50th Year Anniversary of Cyprus’ Independance

The support for the reunification of Cyprus in the form of a bi-zonal, bi-communal union, was stated by U.S. President Barack Obama in his speech...
Christos Kontos is a co-founder at Doromu.com

Doromu: An Innovative Online Greek Store that Gives Back to Greece

An intense brainstorming session over Greek coffee, gave birth to a Greek online store that aims to help Greek Exports by giving you the opportunity to...

Greek Scientist Discovers Hidden DNA Code

A group of scientists in the U.S, headed by the Greek John Stamatoyannopoulos, professor of genetics at the Medical School of  Washington University in...

Greek Startup Helps Immigrants Obtain a Credit Score in the US

Nova Credit, a startup company co-founded and operated by Nicky Goulimis, is an innovative, new company that helps newcomers to the US build their...
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We Went for a Gyro at ‘Malaka Brothers’ in Venice Beach, CA

It's not a joke, here's how and why these Greek Californians named their Gyro shop on the famed Venice Boardwalk "Malaka Brothers". A few months...

Dr. James Dimitriou Elected as New President of the American Hellenic Council

The Board of Directors of the American Hellenic Council elected Dr. James Dimitriou of Redondo Beach, California, as the new President and Chairman of...

‘Notias’ Travels to the U.S. for the New York City Greek Film Festival

The Greek film "Notias" by director Tassos Boulmetis travels to the American continent with the first stop in New York City. Boulmetis is the director...

Chancellor Linda Katehi in a Tell All Interview

UC Davis Chancellor Dr. Linda Katehi talks about her life, the importance of science & technology for the US and the economic crisis in Greece

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