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Washington’s Best Dentist is a Greek American

Greek American Despina Markogiannakis, also known as “Dr. Marko” to many of her patients, has recently been named "Washington DC’s Best Dentist". The Chevy Chase,...

A Greek Lawyer Takes On Turkey’s Erdogan (video)

Greek lawyer Andreas Akaras is at the forefront of a civil lawsuit which alleges that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ordered his bodyguards to...
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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...

An Interview with John Calamos: Wealth Management Strategies for 2019

Investors are likely to remember 2018 as a challenging year. Stocks gyrated and rising interest rates put pressure on the bond markets. We asked...
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Antetokounmpo Becomes First Greek All-Star Team Captain in NBA History

The Greek Freak of the Milwaukee Bucks, Giannis Antetokounmpo, was officially named a starter and team captain for the East conference of the 2019...

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....

Stefanidi Takes First Place at the National Pole Vault Summit in Nevada

The Greek world-champion pole vaulter Katerina Stefanidi came in first at the UCS Spirit National Pole Vault Summit in Reno, Nevada, on Friday. Stefanidi won first...

The Legendary Greek-American Coach of the UCLA Gymnastics Team

It's more than scoring a perfect 10 or nailing a sky-high double layout for the choreographer and coach of the UCLA Gymnastics team, Valorie...
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Van Vlahakis: The Greek Green Pioneer

Born in Crete on January 14, 1935, Van Vlahakis came to the US as a young man ready to change his life and the world;...

National Hellenic Museum Sets Goals for 2019

On January 5, the National Hellenic Museum's (NHM) Chairman John P. Calamos, Sr. was joined by His Eminence Metropolitan Nathanael, the Greek community and...

Eleni Kounalakis Becomes First Woman Elected Lieutenant Governor of California

Eleni Kounalakis was sworn into office as lieutenant governor of California on Monday, becoming the first woman ever elected to the post. In her speech...

Thousands Celebrate the World’s Largest Epiphany in Tarpon Springs (Video)

On Sunday, 58 Greek teenage boys aged 16 to 18 participated in the Epiphany cross dive in Spring Bayou, Tarpon Springs, with the belief...

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