American Hellenic Council to Honor Calamos; Kounalakis; Rossides; Economides

  On Saturday April 25, 2015 the American Hellenic Council of Southern California (AHC), a non-partisan political advocacy organization, will host its 40th Annual Honors...
Dr. Eftychios 'Van' Vlahakis

Van Vlahakis’ Giving Spirit Lives On One Year After His Passing

Earth Friendly Products, the world's leading green cleaning products manufacturer founded by Greek-American Dr. Van Vlahakis, pays tribute to its founder by establishing the...

Hellenic Society of Constantinople Holds Annual Gala

The Hellenic Society of Constantinople held its annual gala at the Wilshire Country Club in Los Angeles on Saturday January 24, 2015. This was the 48th consecutive year for the organization's main event which honored Dr. James Dimitriou.

Exclusive: “Selma” Director Talks Archbishop Iakovos Portrayal in Her Golden Globe Nominated Film

We met "Selma" director Ava DuVernay and talked about Archbishop Iakovos' portrayal in her Golden Globe nominated film as well as biracial tensions in America. Watch the exclusive interview!

VP Joe Biden to Attend Fundraiser at Jim Gianopulos’ LA Home

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to make a two-day visit to Los Angeles on Monday, to speak at a fundraiser for the...
Tom HAnks and Rita Wilson at the LA Greek Festival

Tom Hanks And Rita Wilson Help LA Greek Fest Attract Thousands

The sixteenth Annual Los Angeles Greek Festival attracted thousands of Angelenos to experience all things Greek and get a glimpse of its celebrity hosts,...
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Greek Yogurt

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with a Greek Twist!

We asked our friends from Go Greek Yogurt in Beverly Hills, CA, to make a more flavorful ice bucket challenge video with Greek yogurt......

Two Greeks (and their Jewelry Line ‘Mac & Lou’) Take Hollywood by Storm

It was about a year ago when young Greek entrepreneurs Marios Karkalis and Chris Kontos started working on the launch of their new jewelry line...

Fundraiser for Injured Anthony Michaelides

A Crowdrise fundraiser has been organized for the critically injured Greek-American motorcyclist Anthony Michaelides.  Michaelides, 25, had a tragic motorcycle accident in Los Angeles on Father's Day,...
Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks

Earth Friendly Products Receives One More Award at 2014 Verte

Earth Friendly Products CEO Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, along with actor Suzie Amis-Cameron and Avatar Producer Jon Landau, were the honorees of Verte 2014, a celebration...
Alex Vacca of Mr. Hyde-Bow

Italian Designer Launches Greek Bow Tie Line Made in USA

A new collection from trendy design brand Mr Hyde Bow features a Greek-inspired line of bow ties. Leather bow ties that feature details like unique Greek gold and silver medallion coins, a blue star, sailboat, fish, and Greek art, the idea behind the latest collection is a result of founder and designer Alex Vacca's close group of Greek friends.

Star-studded Opening for “Heaven And Earth” at The Getty Villa

"Heaven and Earth: Art of Byzantium from Greek Collections" was inaugurated at the Getty Villa on April 8th. The star-studded event brought together some...