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The Italian Cultural Institute in Chicago, cultural office of the Italian Government, is pleased to announce a new program developed for the teaching of Italian language and culture. Beginning on Tuesday, January 22nd 2013, the official program of Italian language and culture courses in Chicago will be offered by ItalCultura, an independent non-pr...

Time to start planning to attend NIAF's "New York Spring Extravaganza: A Couture Evening at Cipriani 42nd Street." On April 4, 2013, NIAF will host another grand evening of fine dining, heritage and culture, camaraderie and celebration at the Italian Renaissance-inspired Cipriani 42nd Street, the grand site of last year's sold-out New York Gala! &...

Italians in DC is hosting a series of wine-tasting seminars starting continuing through May. Each seminar will focus on a different wine producing region of Italy and include tastings of some of that region's finest wines along with a detailed profile of each wine, best food pairings and information about the region.   The next seminar takes...

Memorial Day is Monday, May 27 but we will celebrate our veterans early. Join us to hear Casa Italia Genealogy Manager Jennifer Holik talk about Finishing the Story, and learn how you can tell the stories of your soldiers who died in service. What you will learn can also be applied to those who came home after the war. After the lecture enjoy light...

Feuding at home brought many Italians to Louisiana in the middle 1850s. A good number of them used ties to the old country to establish themselves in food distribution businesses, first in New Orleans, then across south Louisiana.   Most of the Italians who came here during that era were from Sicily, many of them fleeing after the failure of...

Nell'ambito delle azioni promozionali a sostegno del comparto delle biotecnologie, l'ICE - Agenzia, in collaborazione con l'associazione di categoria Assobiotec, organizza una partecipazione collettiva alla BIO International Convention, che avrà luogo a Chicago, presso il centro fieristico McCormick Place dal 22 al 25 aprile 2013.

Cari Lettori, Ormai dovreste essere abituati ai continui cambiamenti e miglioramenti dell'Italo-Americano. Tutte queste trasformazioni, piccole o grandi non hanno solo dato un nuovo e più aggiornato look al giornale, ma hanno migliorato anche la sua leggibilità. Abbiamo diversificato i nostri contenuti per renderli interessanti per tutte le genera...

Joseph Smith and Rick Passarelli, well-known owners of Bobby Van's Steakhouse restaurants, have made a mark in the competitive Hamptons restaurant scene with Italian eatery, Sotto Sopra in Amagansett.   The restaurant, which will mark its second summer season, features northern Italian cuisine, as well as the classic steakhouse dishes that B...

Completate le operazioni di sorteggio e di assegnazione, pubblichiamo i nomi dei fortunati vincitori delle borse di studio Eduitalia riservate agli studenti che hanno sostenuto l'esame AP il 16 maggio 2013 (vedi anche: /Ambasciata_Washington/Archivio_News/20130212Borse.htm). I sorteggiati e tutti gli studenti che hanno sostenuto l'esame AP potrann...

by Debra Santangelo   Professor Philip J. DiNovo is the Founder and President of the esteemed American Italian Heritage Association and the American Italian Heritage Museum in Albany, New York. He has also been knighted by the Italian Government and is a respected figure in America's Italian community. Mr. DiNovo has kindly agreed to provid...

by Gina Pace   New to the scene ... Frequent "Top Chef" and "Iron Chef" guest Elizabeth Falkner has a new venture: an upper West Side eatery, Corvo Bianco, serving Coastal Italian cuisine. The chef, most recently in the kitchen at Brooklyn's Krescendo, will serve up dishes including a burrata salad with shaved summer squash, pine nut puree,...

by Hadley Henriette Think Miami doesn't need another Italian restaurant? Well it does and the opening of Fuor d'Acqua proves that there is always room for one more when it's this good.   Fuor d'Acqua is the sister restaurant to a highly successful restaurant in Florence, Italy favored by fashion models and designers like Roberto Cavalli and...