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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of June 18-24

What were the top 10 positive Greek news articles last week? Read on to find out! New list every Saturday.

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of June 11-17

It’s that time again! Read on to find the top 10 positive Greek news articles this past week. New list every Saturday!

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of June 4-10

Welcome back to our regular Saturday feature. Get our staff’s top 10 picks for positive Greek news online. New list every week!

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His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos has Fallen Asleep in the Lord

With a heavy heart and profound sadness, we report the passing our beloved Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago. He was 89 years old. May his memory be eternal.

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of May 28-June 3

II’s time for the Top 10 Positive Greek News articles of the past week. WindyCity Greek is the world’s source for positive Greek news!

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of May 21-27

Want to know what’s going on? WindyCity Greek is the place to find out all the ‘good’ news! Here are the top 10 positive Greek news articles this week.

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Miraculous Greek Orthodox Icon from Pennsylvania in Chicago

On May 19, Chicagoans had the opportunity to venerate a myrrh-streaming Greek Orthodox icon from Pennsylvania that’s been associated with many miracles. 

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of May 7-13

We bring you the “good news” of the Greek community! Click through to find the top 10 positive Greek news articles online this week.

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Komen Chicago Honors ‘More than Pink Hero’ Melinda Linas

CPD Sergeant Melinda Linas will be honored among “More than Pink Heroes” at Komen Chicago Mother’s Day Race for the Cure on May 14.

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PHSF to Honor Philanthropist John Pappajohn

The PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation will present the 2017 Paradigm Award to Philanthropist John Pappajohn at the Awards Ceremony & Gala on June 17.

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of April 30-May 6

We scour the ‘net so you don’t have to, and bring you the best! Click through to find the top 10 positive Greek news articles this week.

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National Hellenic Museum Gala to Feature Elli Kokkinou

The annual National Hellenic Museum Gala will take place May 13, featuring best-selling artist Elli Kokkinou, one of Greece’s most celebrated performers.

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of April 23-29

What were our staff’s picks for top 10 positive Greek news articles on the web this week? Click through to find out! New list every Saturday!

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of April 16-22

Get today’s list! Our staff’s Top 10 positive Greek news articles for the week of April 16-22. New list every Saturday!

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of April 9-16

What were this week’s top 10 Positive Greek News articles on the web? Find out here. Get our staff’s picks! New list every Saturday.

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Hellenic Legal Assistance Services (Hel.LAS) Celebrates 1 Year of Service

Nearly 100 Chicago Greek families received legal help through Hel.LAS – Hellenic Legal Assistance Services. Celebrate their 1st anniversary!

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of April 2-8

Here are this week’s picks for Top 10 Positive Greek News articles on the web. Check out this week’s finds!

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2017 FAITH Endowment Scholarship Applications Now Available

Discover another great scholarship opportunity! Applications now being accepted for 2017 FAITH Endowment Scholarship for Academic Excellence.

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of March 26-April 1

Here it is! Our staff’s picks for Top 10 Positive Greek News articles on the web. We surf the ‘net so you don’t have to! See what we found this week!

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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of March 19-25

Check out your weekly recap of the ‘best of the web’ in #PositiveGreekNews! WindyCity Greek is your go-to source for positive Greek news and content.

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of March 12-18

WindyCity Greek is your source for positive Greek news. In addition to our original reporting, every Saturday we bring the ‘best of the web’ in #positiveGreeknews online. Get this week’s picks!

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of March 5-11

We’re back, with our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’ positive Greek news articles! See what articles topped the list this week. New list every Saturday! 

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Better Check Your Greek Property – It Could Be on Forestland!

Your Greek property could be on designated forestland. Athens-based Architect Katerina Sirouni explains how to check and what this means for you. Read on.

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Feb 26-Mar 4

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Essay Contest – What Does Being Greek Mean to You?

We’re hosting an essay contest this month! What does being Greek mean to you? We want to know! Read on for rules, prizes, deadlines, etc. Share your story!

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Feb 19-25

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Feb 12-18

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Feb 5-11

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Jan 29-Feb 4

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George S. Bellas named Illinois Super Lawyer for 13th Year

Chicago Attorney George S. Bellas has been named an Illinois Super Lawyer for the 13th consecutive year. Meet the Principal and Senior Partner of Bellas & Wachowski.

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Jan 22-28

Get our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’  for positive Greek news articles for the week of January 22-28. New list every Saturday!

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5 Ways to Protect Your Greek Property

With Greek property laws continually changing, Athens-based Architect Katerina Sirouni is always asked about how to protect your Greek property. Read on for important information.

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NHIBT Chairman Phil Bouzeos, 96, Passes Away

It is with profound sadness that we report the passing of longtime NHIBT chairman and dear friend of WindyCity Greek, Mr. Phil Bouzeos. He was 96.

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Jan 15-21

Get our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’  for positive Greek news articles for the week of January 15-21. New list every Saturday!

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Jan 8-14

Get our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’  for positive Greek news articles for the week of January 8-14. New list every Saturday! WindyCity Greek is your source for positive Greek news and content. We scour the web so you don’t have to, and bring you the best!   Our staff’s top picks for positive Greek news articles this week: Twin Cities Churches Host 1st Annual Blessing Of Mississippi River Cold weather didn’t stop…

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UIC Greek Historian Selected for Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program

UIC’s Paris Papamichos Chronakis has been selected to participate in the new Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program, a scholar exchange program designed to take-on Greece’s brain-drain.

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Jan 1-7

Get our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’  for positive Greek news articles for the week of January 1-7. New list every Saturday!

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Dec 25-31

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2016 Year in Review: Top 20 Articles

This past year presented many stories about innovative and exciting Greeks around the world. Let’s take a look back at the top 20 articles of 2016.

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2016 Year in Review: Greek Wine Girl

Greek wine is gaining notoriety around the world. This spring,  we welcomed Wine Columnist Nicole Andersen, a.k.a. Greek Wine Girl, to share her knowledge of Greek wine.

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2016 Year in Review: KikiKEFI

Chief KEFI Correspondent Kiki Vale spread the KEFI and kept us going all year long. Let’s take a look back at KikiKEFI 2016.

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2016 Year in Review: Health Coach Roula Marinos Papamihail

This year, Lifestyle & Health Columnist Roula Marinos Papamihail, CHHC, showed us ways to get healthy. Let’s take a look back at her fascinating articles.

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Dec 18-24

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Metropolitan Iakovos: Christmas Encyclical 2016

Read the Christmas Encyclical 2016, by the spiritual father of the Metropolis of Chicago, His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos. 

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Greek Property Rights and Inheritance

Among the most frequently asked questions Architect Katerina Sirouni receives are about Greek property rights and inheritance. Get started with this info.

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Dec 11-17

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Dec 4-10

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Nov 27-Dec 3

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Christmas Special Issue 2016 is LIVE!

It’s here! It’s live! Christmas Special Issue 2016! 58 pages of holiday-related content, Greek-inspired gift guide, shopping discounts, and more. 

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Top Positive Greek News: Week of Nov 20-26

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Nov 13-19

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Archbishop Demetrios Visits Chicago to Receive Missing Codex 1424

Yesterday, a Lutheran Seminary in Chicago presented Archbishop Demetrios with the 9th century Codex 1424, long missing from a Greek monastery.

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Nov 6-12

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Oct 30-Nov 5

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Oct 23-29

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Oct 17-22

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Oct 10-15

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Oct 3-8

Get our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’ Greek-related news articles this week. New list every Saturday! WindyCity Greek is your source for positive Greek-related news and content. We scour the web so you don’t have to, and bring you the best!

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Latest News from the Greek Real Estate Market

Over the last several years, there have been significant changes in Greek property laws. Athens-based Architect Katerina Sirouni brings us the latest news from the Greek real estate market.

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Sep 26-Oct 1

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Sep 18-24

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Sep 11-17

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Sep 4-10

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of Aug 28-Sep 3

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of August 21-27

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Greek-American Legal Topics: Judicial Guardianship

Legal Correspondent Christos Kiosses specializes in assisting Greek-Americans with legal issues in Greece. Here he discusses judicial guardianship when caring for a loved one living in Greece.

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of August 14-20

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of August 7-13

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of August 1-6

We’re back from hiatus, and so is this feature! Get our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’ Greek-related news articles this week.

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of June 26-July 2

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of June 19-25

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Greek-American Legal Topics: Getting a Greek Divorce

Legal Correspondent Christos Kiosses specializes in assisting Greek-Americans with legal issues in Greece. Here he discusses getting a Greek divorce.

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of June 12-17

Get our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’ Greek-related news articles this week. WindyCity Greek is your source for all positive Greek-related news and content. We scour the web so you don’t have to, and bring you the best! Check back every Saturday for a new list.       Our staff’s top picks for Greek-related news articles this week:     Decanter wine travel guide: Santorini, Greece Most people head to Santorini to experience…

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of June 5-11

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What’s New in Greek Property Taxes

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greek property laws. In this post she tells us what’s new in regard to Greek property taxes, capital controls, and more.

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Hipprocratic Cancer Research Foundation: Supporting Breakthrough Research

New foundation supports ground-breaking research at Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center at Northwestern University in Chicago.

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of May 15-21

Our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’ Greek-related news articles this week.

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of May 8-14

Our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’ Greek-related news articles this week.

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Greek-American Legal Topics: Greek Citizenship

Legal Correspondent Christos Kiosses specializes in assisting Greek Americans with legal issues in Greece. Here he discusses how to obtain Greek citizenship.

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of May 1-7

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Chicago Greek News & Notes, People & Places

A quick glance at general bits of Chicago Greek News – from here to the greater Midwest and beyond…

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Greek Property Ownership: Updates from Greece

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greek property laws. In this post she provides the latest in Greek property news.

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Top Greek-related News Articles: Week of April 17-23

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Top Greek-related News Articles–Week of April 10-16

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Greek-American Legal Topics: Greek Inheritance

Legal Correspondent Christos Kiosses specializes in assisting Greek Americans with legal issues in Greece. Here, he discusses the complex process of the Greek inheritance.

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Top Greek-related News Articles–Week of April 3-9

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Hel.LAS: Hellenic Legal Assistance Services

Hel.LAS is a new initiative developed through the cooperation of two of the Chicago area’s most prominent Hellenic organizations in order to offer legal services to underserved members of the community.

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Congress Recognizes Efforts of Metropolis of Chicago

The campaign by the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago to raise awareness of the genocide of Christian minorities in the Middle East was recently recognized on the floor of the U.S. Congress.

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Top Greek-related News Articles–Week of March 27-April 2

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of March 20-26

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of March 13-19

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of March 6-12

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Greek Property Ownership: Deadlines, Refunds & More

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greek property laws. In this post, she brings the latest news in the world of Greek property, including a recently extended deadline, a new tax refund, and more.

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of Feb. 29-Mar. 4

Check out our staff’s top picks of Greek-related news articles we’ve seen on the internet. WindyCity Greek is your source for all positive Greek-related news and content. We scour the web so you don’t have to, and bring you the best! Check back every Saturday for a new list.     Our staff’s top picks for Greek-related news articles this week:   Nutrition: Mediterranean Diet Looks Good for Alzheimer’s The Mediterranean diet, high in monounsaturated fat…

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Hellenic Foundation Expands Services, Offers Grants

Chicago’s Hellenic Foundation hones it mission to better serve the community, with innovative initiatives and a new grant program.

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of Feb. 21-27

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Greek Property Ownership: Short-Term Rental

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greek property laws. In this post, she discusses offering your Greek property as a short-term rental when not in use.

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of February 15-20

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Greek American Legal Topics: Studying in Greece

Legal Correspondent Christos Kiosses specializes in assisting Greek Americans with legal issues in Greece. Here, he discusses studying in Greece.

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Chicago Greek News & Notes, People & Places: February 2016

Sports & Media Correspondent Terry Poulos provides a quick glance at general bits of Chicago Greek news – from here to the greater Midwest and beyond…

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of February 8-13

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Highlighting Greek Entrepreneurial Spirit

Greek Travel Pages, LoveGreece come together to engage Diaspora, shine light on the Greek entrepreneurial spirit. 

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Dr. Marilyn Prodromos Running for Re-election in Winnetka

Winnetka dental surgeon Dr. Marilyn Prodromos is running a re-election campaign as village trustee. Meet Dr. Marilyn Prodromos Noted Greek American Dr. Marilyn Prodromos was first elected as a trustee in 2014 in the Village of Winnetka, a north shore suburb not far from Chicago’s far north border. This March 15, she’ll appear on the ballot running for re-election as an independent on the “Winnetka Independents” slate along with two other candidates,…

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of February 1-6

Check out our staff’s top picks of Greek-related news articles we’ve seen on the internet.   WindyCity Greek is your source for all positive Greek-related news and content. Take a look at these articles we’ve found recently. Check back next Saturday for a new list.       Our staff’s picks for top Greek-related news articles this week:   8 Lessons from Biogen Exec Andi Karaboutis Excel at IT, learn the business, act with integrity,…

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Generosity on the Ground for Refugees in Greece

Welcome Stacey Harris-Papaioannou, president of the American Women’s Organization in Greece, who gives us a glimpse of the selfless, compassionate people assisting the refugees in Greece, and tells us how we can help.

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of January 25-30

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of January 18-23

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Greek Property Ownership: Guide to Legal, Technical, and Tax Documents

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greek property laws. In this post, she presents a handy guide to the necessary legal, technical, and tax documents required for property owners.

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Greek American Legal Topics: Greek Taxes

Legal Correspondent Christos Kiosses specializes in assisting Greek Americans with legal issues in Greece. Here, he discusses Greek taxes for those living abroad.

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Top Legal Scholar Richard Allen Posner to Speak About Greek Philosophy and More

Richard Allen Posner, the most cited legal scholar of the 20th century, will discuss the influence of Greek philosophers, Aristotle in particular, on America’s founders, laws, and institutions, at the National Hellenic Museum in Chicago.

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of January 11-16

Check out our staff’s top picks of Greek-related news articles we’ve seen on the Internet.

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of January 4-9

Check out our staff’s top picks of Greek-related news articles we’ve seen on the Internet.

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Cook County Democrats Slate Lou Apostol for Judge

Greek American attorney Lou Apostol has been unanimously endorsed to run for a vacant seat on the 12th Judicial Subcircuit in Cook County.

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of Dec 28-Jan 2

Check out our staff’s top picks of Greek-related news articles we’ve seen on the Internet.

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Deadline Approaching to Legalize Greek Property

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greek property laws. In this follow up to an article about Illegal Structures, she discusses the upcoming deadline to make properties legal.

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of Dec 20-26

Check out our staff’s top picks of Greek-related new articles we’ve seen on the Internet.

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Καλές Γιορτές! Happy Holidays! From WindyCity Greek

Peace, love, and joy, this holiday season, and always. Καλές Γιορτές! Happy Holidays! Enjoy the season!

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Metropolitan IAKOVOS of Chicago: Christmas Encyclical

Read the 2015 Christmas Encyclical of the spiritual father of the Metropolis of Chicago, His Eminence Metropolitan IAKOVOS. 

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Greek American Legal Topics: Power of Attorney

Welcome Foreign Legal Consultant, Christos Kiosses, who specializes in assisting Greek Americans with legal issues in Greece. He will be writing about various legal issues. Here, he discusses Power of Attorney.

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Top Greek-related News Articles – Week of December 14

Get our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’ Greek-related news articles this week. New list every Saturday!

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Greek Chicago News & Notes, People & Places

A quick glance at general bits of Chicago Greek news – from here to the greater Midwest and beyond…

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Joffrey Ballet Goes Greek

Historic partnership brings together Joffrey Ballet and Neolea Hellenic Dancers for a unique performance.

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HPSI Makes a Resurgence

The Hellenic Professional Society of Illinois (HPSI) is back!

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Top Greek-related News Articles of the Week

Introducing a new feature, with our staff’s top picks of Greek-related articles we’ve seen on the Internet.

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Peter Karahalios is Newest Judge on Illinois Claims Court

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner appoints local attorney and active community member as the newest judge on the Illinois Court of Claims.

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U of I Modern Greek Studies Program Set to Expand

Performing a Herculean Feat: With support from around the world, a small but vibrant Program in Modern Greek Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is set to expand.  

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Chicago Greek Decorates the White House for Christmas

Floral designer Mary Mazzeffi helps transform the White House into a holiday wonderland.  

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Holidays 2015

For the Holidays 2015, we published a special section featuring all holiday content. Check back next holiday season for another special section.

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“The Greeks” Opens Today

“The Greeks,” an important new exhibit brings together the National Hellenic Museum and the Field Museum in a historic partnership.

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PCA Language Program Approved by Board of Ed

Pythagoras Children’s Academy students may now be eligible to receive foreign language credit when they reach high school.

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Net Zero Coin to British Museum

Chicago Greek entrepreneur’s Net Zero Coin finds a home at the British Museum.

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Greek Girls Pave the Technology Path

Female students in Greece are making strides in the field of technology. Initiatives like Django Girls and Code it Like a Greek are paving the way.

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New Chairman Named for PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation

The PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation has named Robert A. Buhler the new Chairman of the Board of Directors.

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HAWC Conference Comes to Chicago

Annual conference of the Hellenic American Women’s Council (HAWC) will be in Chicago, November 6-7.

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Chris Tomaras: A Great Hellene

This morning we’ve lost a truly great Hellene. Businessman, philanthropist, and Chairman of the PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation Chris Tomaras has passed away.

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50 Shades of PINK

On October 23, Greek Americans Against Breast Cancer will host 50 Shades of PINK, an event to foster cancer awareness and raise funds for research.

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Guide to Greece’s Property Laws: Electronic Building ID Code

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greece’s property laws. This article, part of an informative series, discusses Electronic Building Codes, (in Greek, Ilektroniki Taftotita Ktiriou), and why property owners should obtain this certification.

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Welcome to WindyCity Greek!

Thanks for coming to our celebration of all things Greek.

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Guide to Greece’s Property Laws: Hellenic Cadastre

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greece’s property laws. This article, part of an informative series, discusses Hellenic Cadastre – National Land Registry (in Greek, Ktimatologio), and why property owners should obtain them.

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Guide to Greece’s Property Laws: Energy Performance Certificates

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greece’s property laws. This article, part of an informative series, discusses Energy Performance Certificates (in Greek, Energeiako Pistopoiitiko), and why property owners should obtain them.

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Guide to Greece’s Property Laws: Illegal Structures

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greece’s property laws. This article, part of an informative series, defines Illegal Structures (in Greek, Afthaireta), and how to make your property legal.

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Nia Vardalos Issues Appeal for Greek Relief

In a new video, actress, author, producer and proud Greek American Nia Vardalos encourages everyone to support The Hellenic Initiative’s latest endeavor to help Greece.

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AHC Launches Campaign to Help Elpis Hospital in Athens

A film presentation at the recent Los Angeles Greek Film Festival, which shined the light on the challenges of the Greek economic crisis on the healthcare system, has sparked a new initiative by the American Hellenic Council (AHC), to assist Elpis Hospital in Athens, Greece.

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Own Property in Greece? Read This!

Athens-based architect and Chicago native Katerina Sirouni helps owners decode Greece’s property laws. This article is the first in an informative series, an important guide for anyone who owns property in Greece.

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