Glorious Ancient Past of Thessaloniki Unearthed (photos)

Significant archaeological finds are being unearthed almost on a daily basis from the excavations for the Thessaloniki Metro. The findings highlighting the glorious ancient past...

Eleusis and the Great Mysteries Exhibition Opens at Acropolis Museum

The Acropolis Museum is hosting an exhibition of the most important artifacts brought to light by the archaeological excavation in Eleusis (Elefsina in Greek). Titled...

Caesars Entertainment ‘Among Bidders’ for Elliniko Casino in Greece

US giant Caesars Entertainment is reportedly interested in bidding for a casino license at Elliniko, the site of the former Athens airport, as the...

American Hellenic Council Delivers Earthquake Relief to Lesvos

The American Hellenic Council, a Los Angeles-based Greek-American advocacy organization, announced on Friday the successful delivery of $15,000 in earthquake relief to the village...

National Hellenic Museum to Present Fascinating Ancient Greek Coins

A new exhibition at the National Hellenic Museum which will open March 4, will feature the story of coins from early use in ancient...

Giannis Haroulis Rocks 36th Greek Festival of Sydney (video)

New Greek hot star Giannis Haroulis rocked Tumbalong Park on Sunday as part of the 36th Greek Festival of Sydney. Mixing traditional Cretan music with...

Evzones to Join Greek National Day Event in Melbourne

A group of Greek evzones -- elite soldiers popularly known for the famous changing of the guard ceremony in Athens -- will travel to...

Jim Gianopulos Will Bring ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ to Big Screen at...

Paramount just signed a deal with SEGA to bring their iconic "Sonic the Hedgehog" franchise to the big screen. Jim Gianopulos, who was hired as...

Greek-Born Model Georgia Penna is Expecting Her Third Child

Greek-born and Irish-raised model Georgia Penna has revealed she is now expecting her third child. Penna made the news a bit of a surprise to...

February 9 is International Greek Language Day

The Embassy of Canada to the Hellenic Republic posted on their Facebook page that February 9 is International Greek Language Day. "Greek holds an important...

German TV Mocks Greek Eurovision Selection (video)

Presenters of the Eurovision Song Contest show on German TV mocked the lack of competition in Greece in selecting its entry for the final...

Scientists Reveal ‘Gate to Hell’ Mystery in Ancient Greek City

  Scientists have explained the mystery of the "Gate to Hell", the phenomenon whereby birds fall dead when they approach a point in the ancient...

Israeli Scientists Uncover Ancient Greek Inscription

Scientists in Israel have unearthed a rare Greek-language mosaic dating from the 2nd-3rd century. Researchers from the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) were digging at Caesarea...