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Come out and get some fresh air and exercise while walking the Big Four Bridge with members of the IAA and their family members and friends.  On June 16, 2018 at 10:00 a.m., the IAA will be gathering at the base of the Big Four Bridge in Jeffersonville, IN.  Our plan is to start the walk at 10:00 a.m.   The bridge has various benches along the way...

It was sometime in 1966 when Hugo Montenegro went into an RCA studio with some session musicians on a Saturday to do a cover of the theme from “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly,” Italian director Sergio Leone’s third installment of his “Dollars Trilogy” of spaghetti westerns. All three of the films had been scored by the prolific Italian composer Enn...

June 7 - June 10. Newport Italianfest - 1 Levee Way, Newport (Kentucky) 41071. Join us for the 27th Newport Italianfest, named a Top 20 Event for June by the Southeast Tourism Society and held along Newport’s Riverboat Row between the Purple People and Taylor-Southgate Bridges. The festival has authentic Italian food and live Italian music performe...

After 29th years the Italian Festival in Memphis continues to draw crowds. The East Memphis event offered live music, Italian food, and games Saturday. People ate in Luigi’s Café which included meals from several local restaurants. Local 24 spoke with a cook whose team has competed in the gravy competition for 20 years. “Just the family atmosphere....

Ciancia IS a non-profit organization based on volunteering. We need receptionists at our events at the Ciancia desk.  There, you get a chance to talk to new attendees about our club and to recruit new members.  All our volunteers get great benefits throughout the year. This is also a unique chance for you to practice basic Italian.  Please, contact...

Ho avuto conferma che la sollecitazione da me rivolta ai responsabili del Ministero degli esteri, in occasione del recente incontro con il Direttore generale per le risorse e l'innovazione, Ministro Plenipotenziario Luca Sabbatucci, in ordine all'esigenza di rafforzare la dotazione di personale nel consolato di Miami, sia andata a buon fine”. A dar...

Joe Sacco, the only son of Italian immigrants, left his Alabama farm and landed at Omaha Beach during the Normandy Invasion in 1944. While serving in the 92nd Signal Battalion and Patton’s famed Third Army, Sacco and his second family found themselves at the forefront of the Allied push through France and Germany. After more than a year of fighting...

Valentina è una bella milanese di 34 anni trasferitasi da qualche anno a Miami, in Florida, insieme al marito Fabio ed ai due figli maschi, Leonardo di 6 anni ed il piccolo Samuel di 3. Si presenta a noi con un gran sorriso e due occhi chiari vivaci e curiosi, pronta per raccontarci la storia del suo grande cambiamento di vita e di una riscoperta c...

Italian-American actor Paul Sorvino and his Emmy-Award-winning wife Dee Dee Sorvino are the authors of a cookbook of authentic Italian recipes “Pinot, Pasta, and Parties,” so it’s no surprise they’re lending their culinary chops to charity. Together the Sorvinos and Angel’s Envy bourbon are offering a dining and bourbon package that will be auction...

Una delegazione di venticinque cittadini americani proveniente da Tampa, in Florida, guidata dal sindaco, Robert Buckhorn, ha fatto visita questa mattina al sindaco di Agrigento, Lillo Firetto in occasione del ventisettesimo anno del gemellaggio tra le due città. Della delegazione facevano parte alcuni amministratori locali, imprenditori, agenti di...

Room 234 in McCool Hall was full of attendants last week, both students and spectators, as Paul Canonici told the stories of Italian immigrant families who moved to the southern United States for a better life many years ago. Canonici is the son of Italian immigrants who moved to Mississippi in the early 1900s to work on cotton plantations. A Missi...

Keep Tallahassee Beautiful as you experience the tastes of Italy in Tallahassee at the Bella Notte fundraiser from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 24.  Highlighting the evening will be live music and fine foods: pizzas, pastas, meats and cheeses, wine tasting, and desserts from the restaurants of the Urban Food Market at the Centre of Tallahassee. Presente...