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Telling The Greek Story in America: The National Hellenic Museum

Chicago's National Hellenic Museum (NHM) is one of the most important landmarks of Hellenism in the US. Since its foundation as the Hellenic Museum and...
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Greektown: The Heart of Hellenism in Chicago

Chicago's Greektown, the dining and nightlife district on the city's Near West Side, is the undisputed cultural hub for the third-largest population of Greeks...

“Nick the Greek,” The Immortal “Gentleman of Gambling”

On Christmas Eve 1966, “Nick the Greek” took his last breath, leaving behind an almost-mythical life spent as the high-stakes “Gentleman of gambling.” Imagine America...

Chicago’s National Hellenic Museum Holds Annual Gala

The National Hellenic Museum (NHM), which is dedicated to collecting, preserving and portraying the legacy of Greek history and culture in America, held its annual...

Ernest Hemingway and his Connection with Greece and its Culture

Ernest Hemingway's restless spirit of adventure took him many places, where he so often received the inspiration to write his timeless books. He went...

A Sea of Blue and White at Chicago’s Hellenic Heritage Parade

Thousands of Greek Americans gathered on Sunday in downtown Chicago to attend this year's Greek Hellenic Heritage Parade. The annual event included floats and marchers...

Greek American WWII Hero Honored in Chicago (video)

WWII Navy veteran Nick Korompilas of Park Ridge, Illinois, received an award for heroism during a ceremony at Great Lakes Naval Station on Friday. He...

Chicago’s National Hellenic Museum to Host Annual Gala

The National Hellenic Museum (NHM), dedicated to collecting, preserving and portraying the legacy of Greek history and culture in America, will hold its annual...

National Hellenic Museum to Hold Greek Independence Day Celebration

Chicago's National Hellenic Museum will hold its annual Greek Independence Day Family Celebration on Saturday, March 23, featuring students performing songs, acting in historical plays,...

Hippocrates Found “Not Guilty” in Trial 2,300 Years After the Fact

Hippocrates, the father of medicine, was found "Not Guilty" last week at a Chicago's National Hellenic Museum (NHM) event as modern-day judges, lawyers and...
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Paul Vallas: The Greek American Promising to Save Chicago

Greek-American Paul Vallas, the former CEO of the Chicago public school system, is among the top candidates in a congested race for mayor of the...

Greek-American Paul Vallas Leads Chicago Mayoral Race

Greek-American Paul Vallas, the former CEO of the Chicago Public Schools, is now in a commanding position to win the mayoral race in Chicago....

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