Greek Artist Creates Unique Coachella Cover

Charis Tsevis, a renowned Greek visual designer, has created one of the most talked about Coachella magazine covers for OC weekly. The image is...
Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks

A Greek-American’s Personal Pledge to Fight Breast Cancer

* By Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks It has been five years since I lost my very best friend, my closest confidant, my beautiful mother to this terrible...

Lecture on Greeks and Jews in 20th Century Salonica to Be Held at UCLA

The UCLA Department of History in collaboration with the Consulate General of Greece in Los Angeles, the American Hellenic Council of California and the Greek Heritage Society of...

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!

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...

“My Cavafy” – A Photo Exhibit by Stathis Orphanos

On July 24th an interesting exhibit by Stahis Orphanos titled "My Cavafy" opens in West Hollywood in Southern California. Stathis Orphanos was born in North...

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...

1st U.S. Independent Orthodox Christian College Opens in 2011

St. Katherine College is the first independent Orthodox Christian College in the United States. It announced recently that it would begin accepting student enrollment applications for...

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...

Athan Karras Passes Away

Athan Karras, a great Greek dancer, is not among us any more. Karras died on Friday February 12th. Athan Karras' name was synonymous with...

“Onassis. The Play…” To Be Presented Next September in LA

A theatrical play based on the life of late Greek magnate Aristotle Onassis, entitled "Onassis. The play...," will be presented at the Stella Adler...

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...

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