Shelly Papadopoulos New President of Greek Heritage Society of Southern California

The Greek Heritage Society of Southern California (GHS) announced its new officers and board for 2010. Newly-elected President Shelly Papadopoulos (photo left) has been...

Fundraiser for Congressman Zack Space in Los Angeles

The Honorable Henry A. Waxman Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee is hosting a breakfast honoring Congressman ZACK SPACE OH-18. Congressman...

Hellenic Society of Constantinople Honors Costas Mandylor

On Saturday, Jan 16th the Hellenic Society of Constantinople held its annual Dinner Dance at the Wilshire Country Club. This was the 43rd consecutive...

34th Annual Greek Folk Dance and Choral Festival Kikcs Off in San Jose

Thousands of Greeks have gathered in San Diego for the largest Greek Dance event in the US. The weekend began on Thursday, January 14...

Greek Octopus of Portland for sale on eBay

Greek Cuisina, a longtime Portland institution with the famous purple octopus, has closed. The restaurant's owner, Ted Papas, has been at odds with the city...

Greek Priest from California Helps African Village

Simon Thomas (left with his family), 34, is one of two ordained priests produced in recent years by Modesto's Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church. For...

George L. Argyros in the Board of Pacific Mercantile Bancorp

Raymond E. Dellerba, President and CEO of Pacific Mercantile Bancorp (NASDAQ:PMBC), announced today that the Board of Directors of the Company has nominated George...

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...

Congressman Billirakis Visits California

Last week, the American Hellenic Council organized a meeting with visiting Greek-American Republican Congressman from the 9th District of Florida Gus Bilirakis. The event...

Greek airline signs code-share deal with Delta

Greek airline Olympic Air said it had signed a deal with US carrier Delta Airlines on Thursday allowing code sharing on the Athens-New York...

1500 expatriate Olympic passengers “up in air”

The Union of Greek American Travel Agents (GATA) is expressing concerns over the fate of approximately 1500 Olympic Airlines passengers who have return tickets...

Pop Culture Retreat by the Greek Church

“Christian Themes in Popular Media.” will be the topic of a two-day retreat offered by the Greek Metropolis of San Francisco. An exploration of...

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