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National Hellenic Museum Offers Unique Events for 2019 Holiday Season

The National Hellenic Museum announced recently its upcoming events during this year's holiday season and there is something entertaining or educational for everyone to...

The Hellenic American Women’s Council Celebrates 26 Years of Service

The Hellenic American Women’s Council (HAWC), a nonpartisan, nationwide network whose mission is to identify and harness the tremendous talents of Hellenic American women,...

Greek-American Judge James Geocaris Honored With Street Sign in Chicago

Cook County jurist James A. Geocaris was honored on Friday by having a street at Rolling Meadows, Chicago, named after him in front of...

Chicago’s “Weeping Virgin Mary” Greek Orthodox Church Sold

Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Chicago, where some faithful say “tears” are streaming down the face of an icon of the Virgin Mary,...

Thousands Celebrate Greek Food and Culture at Chicago’s “Taste of Greektown” Festival

Hellenic pride took center stage last weekend during the "Taste of Greektown," the acclaimed annual culinary fest in Chicago’s West Loop. Thousands of food lovers,...

Chicago’s National Hellenic Museum Hosts HCHC CrossRoad Program Scholars

Young Hellenic scholars participating in CrossRoad, the 10-day academic institute run by the Hellenic College Holy Cross, attended a workshop, a tour and keynote...

Chicago’s National Hellenic Museum Launches Free, Online Collections Portal (video)

The National Hellenic Museum (NHM) announced on Wednesday the launch of the NHM Collections & Archives Portal, which allows anyone to access the Museum’s...

PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation Holds Annual Awards Ceremony and Gala

The PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation held its annual Awards Ceremony & Gala at the Chicago Hilton on Saturday, June 15, awarding $250,000 to forty outstanding...
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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...

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