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My favorite Italian chefs are my favorites because they prepare classic recipes that reflect the true spirit of Italian cooking. No gimmicks or including ingredients just because they are trendy. Italian cuisine is characterized by a simplicity that relies on the quality of the ingredients rather than on elaborate preparation.   As immigrant...

Looking for something to cook tonight? Laura Vitale has you covered. Vitale has brought her brand of Italian-American cooking to YouTube, where she posts recipes on her Laura in the Kitchen channel. With Vitale's guidance, viewers can learn how to make everything from cookies to pasta to pizza.   Her satisfying eats have helped her channel b...

During this time of year there is a dichotomy of emotions that most everyone over 40 (and maybe it applies to anyone who has lost family) experiences, as turkeys are dressed and doors are donned with wreaths.   On one hand, there is a joy and excitement that the season brings with it: festive parties, twinkling lights, glorious music, dreams...

Dean Blandino, an Italian-American from Bellmore, NY, is now one of the most powerful men in the NFL.   Blandino is in charge of the serious side of officiating and the people he oversees are among the most scrutinized and criticized in World sport.   Read more   Source: http://iajournal.com/    

by Liliana Rosano   Un racconto epico, monumentale, con un approccio storico ed analitico che mette sotto i riflettori la storia sociale, culturale e umana del processo di immigrazione italiana dalla fine dell'Ottocento fino agli anni Cinquanta. The Italian Americans. A history, è stato scritto dalla nota giornalista e scrittrice Maria Laur...

By Angelo Coniglio   Naturalization papers and passenger manifests can identify the towns where our Sicilian and Southern Italian ancestors were born. Such information is also sometimes available in newspaper articles, family documents, passports, draft registrations, and the like.   Once ancestors' names (as used and spelled in Sicil...

by Tommaso Ebhardt   Lamborghini SpA, Volkswagen (VOW) AG's Italian supercar division, plans to start building the Urus sport-utility vehicle in three years, the brand's first model in the segment since the Rambo Lambo of the 1990s.   "The expectation" is to introduce the SUV in 2017, Lamborghini Chief Executive Officer Stephan Winkel...

Americans are drinking more Italian wines than Italians themselves, owing to the popularity of sparkling wines from the southern European country and millennials.   Italian varieties are the top imported wine in the United States, which is the world's largest consumer market, according the Italian Wine and Food Institute.   Read more...

Former longtime Dover Attorney Alfred (Fred) Catalfo, Jr. has written and published his autobiography, "Undefeated: Scored On Once." The book is available on Amazon (www.amazon.com). It is described as a story which outlines the many highs and lows in his life and how he has remained fearless, determined and undeterred by his critics.  ...

by Marc DiPaolo   Unlike the Punisher, who kills plenty of non-Italians, but who reserves a special hatred for his own people, the Irish-American vigilantes Connor and Murphy MacManus featured in The Boondock Saints (1999) are functionally protectors of the Irish-American community in Boston.   After hearing a sermon during Sunday mas...

Fuga od opportunità? Quando le cronache ci parlano di giovani che espatriano per lavoro molti si chiedono perché lo fanno. Se ne vanno dopo aver bussato a mille porte senza ricevere un'offerta di lavoro decente o emigrano per cogliere al volo opportunità che promettono brillanti carriere?   Purtroppo quando si va a fare il confronto tra prop...

Cittadinanza, risorse per gli italiani all'estero, finanziamento dei capitoli di spesa su lingua e cultura italiana, situazione politica e prospettive future della rappresentanza. Sono questi alcuni degli argomenti trattati dal senatore Renato Turano (PD) nel corso degli incontri con la comunità italiana tenuti nei giorni scorsi in Florida e nel Ne...