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California State Assembly Issues Proclamation on Greek War of Independence

California State Assembly issued a proclamation on the 200th anniversary of Greek War of Independence on March 25, 2021.

Kostas Antetokounmpo Celebrates Lakers NBA Title with the Greek Flag

Kostas Antetokounmpo, Giannis’ younger brother, celebrated in style on Sunday night after the Lakers beat the Miami Heat 106-93, to win the NBA Finals in six games. During the Lakers’ celebration, Antetokounmpo was spotted holding the Greek and Nigerian flags....

From Athens to Beverly Hills, Cali Orexi Delivers Genuine Greek Meals To America

Ilias, Mary, and Stratos Chatzinikitas are working tirelessly to bring fresh, traditional Greek dishes to homes throughout America. And they are delivering food ordered on their website, all without even one brick-and-mortar restaurant.  Their company, called Cali Orexi, delivers complete,...

Greek-American Water Polo World Champion Sets Sights on Tokyo

World champion water polo player Stephania Haralabidis, from Team USA, spoke with Greek Reporter recently about her career in the sport, her plans for 2021, and how much her Greek heritage means to her. The athlete acknowledged that she has...

‘The Bay,’ starring Kristos Andrews, Wins 2020 Emmy for Best Digital Drama Series

The cast and producers of the digital series The Bay on Amazon Prime have a major reason to celebrate. It won the coveted 2020 Daytime Emmy Award for "Outstanding Digital Drama Series." This award was presented remotely on June...

UCLA Establishes New Hellenic Studies Chair

UCLA has established a newly endowed chair in their Hellenic Studies Center after receiving an extraordinarily generous gift commitment from alumnus George Kolovos and his wife Tina. Known as the George P. Kolovos Family Centennial Term Chair, the philanthropic gift...

New Greek Americans Featured in Heartfelt Documentary

A fascinating new documentary about second and third generation Greek Americans was recently screened at Thessaloniki's International Film Festival. Narrated by Olympia Dukakis and produced by the Greek Heritage Society of Southern California, the film "The New Greek Americans" highlights...

Eleni Kounalakis, California’s First Woman Lt. Governor, Endorses Democrat Joe Biden

California Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis endorsed Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden on Wednesday. “Vice President Biden will bring decency and honor back to the White House. He is the strong, steady, decent leader that our nation so desperately needs to...

Elios Charitable Foundation Holds 12th Biennial Hellenic Charity Ball

The 12th biennial Hellenic Charity Ball was held on Saturday, November 16 at the Westin Saint Francis on Union Square, San Francisco. This year's event was a resounding, sold-out success attracting a capacity black-tie guest list of five hundred Greek-Americans...

Former Trump Aide George Papadopoulos Eyes U.S. House Seat

George Papadopoulos, a former Trump campaign aide who was a key figure in the FBI's Russia probe, filed paperwork on Tuesday to run for the U.S. House seat in California's 25th district, which includes Los Angeles County. The seat is...