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Comincerà domani il viaggio di Luca Ciotoli, Consigliere Comunale di Sestri Levante, in procinto di partire per gli Stati Uniti dove unirà un viaggio privato a un momento di incontro e conoscenza con la comunità di Santa Cruz (California), città gemellata con Sestri Levante il cui Sindaco e il Presidente del Comitato Gemellaggi sono stati recenteme...

The 150th annual San Francisco Italian Heritage Parade will take to the streets of San Francisco on Sunday, October 7, 2018. The San Francisco Italian Heritage Parade is the longest continuously running Italian Heritage Parade in the United States, celebrating the accomplishments and culture of all Italian-Americans and welcoming all. The inaugural...

A press release earlier today from Pro Recco, the Italian First Division water polo club, was a flash of promising news for Luca Cupido—and positive vibes for the U.S. Men’s Senior National Team as well. Formerly with the University of California at Berkeley, the 6-4 attacker who last June was awarded the Cutino Award as America’s top male collegia...

The 85th Annual Festa Italia Fisherman’s Festival saw thousands of people walking in and out of the Custom House Plaza to celebrate Italian heritage with music, wine, food and of course, some bocce. The bocce courts were busy all day Saturday as dozens of teams competed in the annual Santa Rosalia Bocce Cup Tournament. Anthony Astone has been playi...

An organized effort is afoot to petition the City of Santa Barbara to recognize the second Monday of October — traditionally celebrated as Columbus Day — as Indigenous Peoples Day instead. The Tribal Trust Foundation, a Santa Barbara–based organization that supports and preserves indigenous cultures all over the world, is working with the Barbareño...

Italian jewelry brand Pomellato has recently opened a beautiful flagship store in Los Angeles on Rodeo Drive. “Rodeo Drive is the iconic intersection of luxury and tourism on the West Coast,” says Nathalie Diamantis, Pomellato’s CEO. “This boutique allows Pomellato not only to increase its visibility in this key market, but more importantly to have...

Tutto comincia un pomeriggio d’ottobre, quando, in cerca di conferenze a Milano, un titolo in particolare cattura la mia attenzione: “Silicon Valley Study Tour 2018”, decido di andare a sentire. Paolo Marenco, presidente dell’associazione La Storia nel Futuro e fondatore del programma, racconta al pubblico le storie degli studenti che dal 2005 ad o...

Do you love the sound of “La bella Lingua” but you don’t know where to learn it? Are you passionate about art, history, cinema, design, music, food, business and “La dolce vita”? Do you dream to travel to Italy, live in Milan, enjoy a gelato in Rome, take a dramatic picture in Venice, walk around Naples or study abroad in Tuscany? Make your passion...

ITA Los Angeles is seeking to fill a position of Assistant Accountant. The position is temporary (9-12 months) and can be a full or part-time job. The candidate will be hired through the services of a temporary employment agency. Job description: monitor budgets for multiple promotional activities, which includes updating with estimated costs and f...

Amidst the fear and adversity from immigrating to America, a young boy from Abruzzi, Italy found inspiration for a better life in the joy of a silver dollar — a fortune to a child and a pathway to his dreams. On August 8, 1955, 16-year-old Luciano “Louie” Antonio Berardi and his family made the voyage to the United States on the SS Andrea Doria. Th...

Like many people who come to the United States, Rita and Franceso "Frankie" Molin arrived in America with a dream. They wanted to share the authentic cuisine of their native Venice, Italy, with those who may not have otherwise been exposed. The Molins opened La Gastronomia in downtown Grass Valley in 2014, offering a selection of meats, cheeses, sa...

The NBICF Scholarships are offered to students of SRJC Italian Language Studies. NBICF will award three $500 scholarships to students of Italian 1, 2, or 3 for the Fall Semester 2018.  Visit the Scholarship page for additional information and an application by clicking here.  The deadline for applications is Friday, October 26. Consideration will b...