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Although he was born in Bridgeport, Paolo Cavalli spent the majority of his childhood in Italy.

Growing up there, on a large farm just outside Rome, helped Cavalli learn the definition of fresh food -- everything either came from an animal, grew out of the earth or was homemade.

 

"All of ...

Screening of an 80-minute-long preview of: PBS Mini-Series. Finding the Motherload (2013) Directed by Gianfranco Norelli, Produced by Gianfranco Norelli and Suma Kurien. Followed by a Q&A with director/producers Gianfranco Norelli and Suma Kurien

 

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Deputata eletta in Nord America, Fucsia Nissoli (Pi) si è recata, ieri sera, a New York per l'incontro dell'associazione Aidone dei siciliani di Brooklyn. Durante l'incontro, Nissoli ha premiato l'uomo dell'anno, Gaetano Messina, ed ha ricordato l'importanza dell'appuntamento elettorale per il ...

De Robertis Pasticceria and Caffe, the East Village pastry shop that first opened its doors in 1904 and has since been immortalized on screen in Manhattan Murder Mystery, Spike Lee's Malcom X, and Sex and the City, will close its doors on December 5, reports Bedford and Bowery.

 

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The Leonardo da Vinci Society Cordially invites its members and guests to a Holiday Concert and Party PROGRAM: HOMAGE TO ITALY - FRANZ LISZT (from "Deuxième Année de Pèlerinage: Italie"):

- Sposalizio
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– Canzonetta del Salvator Rosa
– Tre Sonetti del Petrarca:
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On December 6th, the Real Little Italy in the Bronx will have their Tree Lighting Ceremony! Join us in Ciccarone Park from 3-6pm to meet Santa and his elves, listen to live holiday music by Nick Vero, enjoy cookies and hot chocolate, and of course light the Christmas Tree. Once again, this year you ...

I rarely eat in Italian restaurants. Raised on basic Italian fare, I'm put off by menus featuring chicken parmigiani and "gourmet" versions of pasta fagioli (peasant food, made with white beans and macaroni in a watery tomato broth, but invariably Italian-­Americanized with veal and a half­-dozen ...

A global valve and fuel injection device manufacturer is closing its Northvale factory and moving 86 jobs to Jacksonville, Ala.

 

Gnutti Carlo USA, which in December 2012 acquired WH Industries, a Northvale car parts maker, said it is moving to "centralize U.S. operations."

 

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Whether you are a local Bostonian, a New Englander or just someone visiting from another state or country, there is an excellent opportunity to sample some world-class wines while visiting some of the local Boston neighborhoods and local restaurants.


City Wine Tours is a company that provides ...

The Northwestern University Music Academy Chorus and Chamber Choir -- a group of 30 or so community members, faculty, staff and students who sing recreationally -- will perform a concert of Italian songs, choral works, arias and madrigals.

 

The fall program of Italian music is titled ...

The 2014 FIAT Gran Finale commercial shows just how prevalent Italy's presence is in America. Cars are driving around the country, showing off different signs of cities named after places in Italy like Naples, Utah. The narrator even says: "America loves Italy. The signs are everywhere." There's a ...

C'è l'ingegnere che ha insegnato a volare a Neil Armstrong, il primo uomo sulla Luna, e il fotografo di sei presidenti degli Stati Uniti che insegnò il dialetto siciliano a Robert De Niro prima del film "Il padrino". Lo stilista di Lady Gaga e Beyoncè e la designer dei foulard di Michelle Obama.

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Today, Eataly New York and the Italian American Committee on Education (IACE) announced the launch of "Short Food Movie: The Oscars at Eataly," a contest to create a food-themed video less than one minute long using a smartphone, tablet, or video camera.

 

This initiative is an extension of ...

Moving to a new country can be an exciting adventure, particularly challenging if that place is the Silicon Valley. While seeing the San Francisco Bay Area as one of the favorite destinations, very few migrants want to give up on some connections with their homeland. This is also true for Italians, ...

E' Antonio Morabito con Il venditore di medicine ad aggiudicarsi il premio del pubblico americano Premio N.I.C.E. Città di Firenze 2014 nella 24° edizione del festival del cinema italiano emergente N.I.C.E. USA 2014.

 

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Feast of San Vito Martire

San VitoJune 15th is the Feast day of San Vito (St. Vitus), one of the Fourteen Holy Helpers. Widely venerated across Southern Italy, he is the patron saint of Mazara del Vallo, Ciminna, Forio, San Vito sullo Ionio, Regalbuto and Torella die Lombardi, among others.

 

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A 'certified' Italian pizza joint comes to Fairfield

A 'certified' Italian pizza joint comes to Fairfield

Although he was born in Bridgeport, Paolo Cavalli spent the majority of his childhood in Italy. Growing up there, on a large farm just outside Rome, helped Cavalli learn the definition of fresh food -- everything either came from an animal, grew out of the earth or was homemade.   "All of our cooking was pretty much natural," Cavalli said. "We grew our...

Screening: Preview of Finding the Mother Lode - December 15, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Screening: Preview of Finding the Mother Lode -  December 15, 2014 at  6:00 pm

Screening of an 80-minute-long preview of: PBS Mini-Series. Finding the Motherload (2013) Directed by Gianfranco Norelli, Produced by Gianfranco Norelli and Suma Kurien. Followed by a Q&A with director/producers Gianfranco Norelli and Suma Kurien   Italians first went to California in large numbers with the Gold Rush. While most found little gold, they did find a mother lode in farming, fishing, commerce and making wine. inding the Mother...

Nissoli (Pi):" Grazie all’associazione Aidone per l'impegno nel mantenere v…

Nissoli (Pi):" Grazie all’associazione Aidone per l'impegno nel mantenere vivo  il legame con la terra d'origine"

Deputata eletta in Nord America, Fucsia Nissoli (Pi) si è recata, ieri sera, a New York per l'incontro dell'associazione Aidone dei siciliani di Brooklyn. Durante l'incontro, Nissoli ha premiato l'uomo dell'anno, Gaetano Messina, ed ha ricordato l'importanza dell'appuntamento elettorale per il rinnovo dei Comites che è stato spostato al 17 aprile 2015.   "Grazie allo stare insieme nell'associazionismo – ha dichiarato Nissoli...

110-Year-Old De Robertis Caffe in New York City’s East Village to Close

110-Year-Old De Robertis Caffe in New York City’s East Village to Close

De Robertis Pasticceria and Caffe, the East Village pastry shop that first opened its doors in 1904 and has since been immortalized on screen in Manhattan Murder Mystery, Spike Lee's Malcom X, and Sex and the City, will close its doors on December 5, reports Bedford and Bowery.   The shop has been owned four generations of the De Robertis family and...

Concerto e Festa di Natale: The Leonardo da Vinci Society - December 7, 2014 at …

Concerto e Festa di Natale: The Leonardo da Vinci Society - December 7, 2014 at 3:00 pm

The Leonardo da Vinci Society Cordially invites its members and guests to a Holiday Concert and Party PROGRAM: HOMAGE TO ITALY - FRANZ LISZT (from "Deuxième Année de Pèlerinage: Italie"): - Sposalizio– Il Pensieroso– Canzonetta del Salvator Rosa– Tre Sonetti del Petrarca:– Sonetto 47: "Benedetto sia il giorno"– Sonetto104: "Pace non trovo"– Sonetto 123: "In terra vidi angelici costumi"– Tarantella (from "Venezia e Napoli") Laura...

Belmont Little Italy Tree Lighting Ceremony - December 6th at 3:00 pm

Belmont Little Italy Tree Lighting Ceremony - December 6th at 3:00 pm

On December 6th, the Real Little Italy in the Bronx will have their Tree Lighting Ceremony! Join us in Ciccarone Park from 3-6pm to meet Santa and his elves, listen to live holiday music by Nick Vero, enjoy cookies and hot chocolate, and of course light the Christmas Tree. Once again, this year you can honor the memory of a...

Franco's Italian Cafe in Scottsdale: Classic, Sophisticated, and Delicious

Franco's Italian Cafe in Scottsdale: Classic, Sophisticated, and Delicious

I rarely eat in Italian restaurants. Raised on basic Italian fare, I'm put off by menus featuring chicken parmigiani and "gourmet" versions of pasta fagioli (peasant food, made with white beans and macaroni in a watery tomato broth, but invariably Italian-­Americanized with veal and a half­-dozen vegetables in the pretentious "Italian" diners that serve it). Franco's Italian Café is an exception...

Northvale factory operations moving to Jacksonville, Alabama

Northvale factory operations moving to Jacksonville, Alabama

A global valve and fuel injection device manufacturer is closing its Northvale factory and moving 86 jobs to Jacksonville, Ala.   Gnutti Carlo USA, which in December 2012 acquired WH Industries, a Northvale car parts maker, said it is moving to "centralize U.S. operations."   Read more   Source: http://www.northjersey.com    

A Wine Tour of Boston’s North End

A Wine Tour of Boston’s North End

Whether you are a local Bostonian, a New Englander or just someone visiting from another state or country, there is an excellent opportunity to sample some world-class wines while visiting some of the local Boston neighborhoods and local restaurants. City Wine Tours is a company that provides guided tours that explore multiple neighborhoods in Boston including the South End, the North...

'Italian Salad' musical feast on campus

'Italian Salad' musical feast on campus

The Northwestern University Music Academy Chorus and Chamber Choir -- a group of 30 or so community members, faculty, staff and students who sing recreationally -- will perform a concert of Italian songs, choral works, arias and madrigals.   The fall program of Italian music is titled "Italian Salad," in honor of the opera parody by Prussian-born Austrian librettist, playwright and composer...

2014 FIAT Gran Finale - Italy USA Commercial - What’s the song?

2014 FIAT Gran Finale - Italy USA Commercial - What’s the song?

The 2014 FIAT Gran Finale commercial shows just how prevalent Italy's presence is in America. Cars are driving around the country, showing off different signs of cities named after places in Italy like Naples, Utah. The narrator even says: "America loves Italy. The signs are everywhere." There's a fun, funky song sung by a woman playing the background. What's the...

Lucio Luca rende onore ai personaggi siciliani "Dall'altra parte della Luna…

Lucio Luca rende onore ai personaggi siciliani "Dall'altra parte della Luna"

C'è l'ingegnere che ha insegnato a volare a Neil Armstrong, il primo uomo sulla Luna, e il fotografo di sei presidenti degli Stati Uniti che insegnò il dialetto siciliano a Robert De Niro prima del film "Il padrino". Lo stilista di Lady Gaga e Beyoncè e la designer dei foulard di Michelle Obama.   Lo scultore del celebre Toro di Wall Street...

Eataly New York&ICE announce Short Food Movie Contest

Eataly New York&ICE announce Short Food Movie Contest

Today, Eataly New York and the Italian American Committee on Education (IACE) announced the launch of "Short Food Movie: The Oscars at Eataly," a contest to create a food-themed video less than one minute long using a smartphone, tablet, or video camera.   This initiative is an extension of the EXPO Milan 2015 "Short Food Movie" program themed "Feed Your Mind, Film...

BAIA, the nonprofit association helping Italians build a professional network ac…

BAIA, the nonprofit association helping Italians build a professional network across the Bay Area

Moving to a new country can be an exciting adventure, particularly challenging if that place is the Silicon Valley. While seeing the San Francisco Bay Area as one of the favorite destinations, very few migrants want to give up on some connections with their homeland. This is also true for Italians, whose community in the bay has been growing very...

NICE USA 2014: E' il regista Antonio Morabito con Il venditore di medicine a vin…

NICE USA 2014: E' il regista Antonio Morabito con Il venditore di medicine a vincere il premio del pubblico americano

E' Antonio Morabito con Il venditore di medicine ad aggiudicarsi il premio del pubblico americano Premio N.I.C.E. Città di Firenze 2014 nella 24° edizione del festival del cinema italiano emergente N.I.C.E. USA 2014.   A San Francisco per la presentazione del film, Morabito è stato il primo ad essere sorpreso dal risultato ottenuto da un fim forte, che denuncia le pratiche illegali,...

Via Carota Turns Out To Be Mainly Italian and Mainly Delicious

Via Carota Turns Out To Be Mainly Italian and Mainly Delicious

After many thoughtful delays, adjustments of décor, menu tweakings, and downright experiments of all sorts on the part of chefs Rita Sodi and Jody Williams, Via Carota opened somewhat stealthily last week with little fanfare.   A companion and I dined there Friday night, arriving when the door swung open at 5:45, figuring that was the way to be sure to get...

Italy: Italian Language and Culture

Italy: Italian Language and Culture

Have you been in Italy before ? Had a great time, but came back feeling like deep down you never really left the US? You are not alone. That is what our Dialogue of Civilization is tailored for. During this 1 month program you will not only get to follow intensive language and culture courses, but you will get to...

O' Sole Mio closes Batavia, St. Charles locations

O' Sole Mio closes Batavia, St. Charles locations

In the warmly-lit corner of Batavia's O'Sole Mio Friday, friends Jaime Gutierrez, Kalley Gutierrez and Kari Kraus sank back into their couch's cushions, sipped their drinks and took in the final moments of their favorite neighborhood spot's last day. Kids press their noses against the glass of the gelato case a few feet away. A group of customers cheer and trade...

Laura Indolfi Wins MIT Descience Fashion Competition

Laura Indolfi Wins MIT Descience Fashion Competition

MIT's Media Lab put up a one-of-a-kind fashion show in October. The runway competition Descience Fashion Show combined the creativity of designers with the vision of molecular biologists, neuroscientists, biomedical engineers, climatologists and scientists from a variety of disciplines. This year saw two Italians among the finalists. Italian biomaterial engineer Laura Indolfi won the competition with her project Cytocouture. Partnering with...

Berio in New York: "Sarah Cahill and Adam Tendler Play Luciano Berio" …

Berio in New York: "Sarah Cahill and Adam Tendler Play Luciano Berio" - December 03, 2014 at 8:10 pm

Warming Up with Luciano Berio- The brilliant young pianist Adam Tendler, visiting from New York, joins Sarah Cahill in a warm-up concert featuring Luciano Berio's piano compositions before they perform the same program a week later at the Italian Academy in New York.   Among the Berio pieces they will play are Touch (1991) for piano four-hands, Erdenklavier (1969), Cinque Variazioni (1952/3,...

Michelangelo e la Versilia

Michelangelo e la Versilia

The Consulate General of Italy together with the Italian Cultural Institute of New York, and the municipalities of Forte dei Marmi, Pietrasanta, Seravezza, and Stazzemasustained by the Banca del Monte of Lucca Foundation present Michelangelo e la VersiliaThursday, December 4 - 6PM - Italian Cultural Institute - 686 Park Avenue - New York TO RSVP PLEASE CLICK HERE Taking Michelangelo's experience in the Versilia region as a starting point, the four Cities cast...

Little Italy Incorporation Task Force Canvassing Area

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It may be cold outside, but that isn't stopping the Little Italy Incorporation Task Force canvassers from gathering needed signatures on the petition this Fall and Winter, a necessary step in the bid to become an official state recognized town.   Support of at least 200 voters living within the proposed boundary is needed before presenting the petition before the Pulaski County...

University of Massachussets - Italian Literature and Language

University of Massachussets - Italian Literature and Language

Students wishing to major in Italian must have achieved intermediate competence before embarking on one of two major tracks offered. A minimum of 30 credits beyond the intermediate sequence (Italian 201-202) is required. Students choose one of the two following major tracks:Italian Literature and Language. ALL STUDENTS MUST TAKE:Italian 301 (Advanced Composition and Conversation)Italian 305 (Language of Modern Italy)Italian 311 and...

Circolo di Conversazione Italiana!

Circolo di Conversazione Italiana!

Benvenuti al Circolo!Siamo un gruppo di persone interessate a non perdere il nostro italiano. Ci raduniamo due volte al mese e cerchiamo veramente di parlare SOLO italiano per due ore! Venite a trovarci alla nostra prossima riunione, ma se non potete,ecco come voi potete creare il vostro proprio circolo.   Welcome to Circolo!We are a group of people interested in not losing...

Theatrical Workshop Performance: From Boccaccio to Shakespeare - December 08, 20…

Theatrical Workshop Performance: From Boccaccio to Shakespeare - December 08, 2014 at 7:30 pm

An evening of theater to uncover similarities and differences between Boccaccio, Machiavelli and Shakespeare. Following their productions of Machiavelli's The Mandrake Root and of the three Boccaccio novellas from the Decameron that inspired it, KIT - Kairos Italy Theater, Casa Italiana's Company in Residence - is now exploring Shakespeare's work to discover how much the great playwright was influenced by Italian...

L'On. Donatucci (Democratici USA) in visita al Museo di Filitalia International

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Ronald Donatucci, esponente del Comitato Nazionale del Partito Democratico degli Stati Uniti d'America, ha visitato il Museo della storia dell'immigrazione italiana di Philadelphia nella giornata di venerdì, 21 novembre.   Hanno partecipato all'evento Pasquale Nestico, fondatore e presidente emerito di Filitalia International, nonché consigliere del Cgie, Daniele Marconcini, governatore del Distretto Italia di Filitalia International, e Robert Pisani, architetto del centro di...

Assumption College - Italian Language

Assumption College - Italian Language

A country with a rich artistic and literary history, contemporary Italy plays a prominent role in world affairs as a member of the European Union. Knowledge of Italian language and culture is an asset to students interested in all areas of the Humanities as well as International Business and Foreign Affairs.   The Italian Studies Minor is intended to offer students a...

Nonna, the chef & the Sicilian way

Nonna, the chef & the Sicilian way

WHAT HAPPENS when a grandmother from Sicily hosts a dinner for a renowned Sicilian chef? Graziella DiFulco and Joey Baldino had never met, but Inside Jersey thought perhaps they should. Our story shares details of that day.   Graziella DiFulco grew up in Sicily. She married in Italy, and, in 1965, she and her husband, Sal, came to America. In 2005, after...

And the winners are...the most attractive 50 companies

And the winners are...the most attractive 50 companies

Home furnishings, food products, fashion: Italy's most attractive companies, those with the best chances of being acquired by a foreign investor, are in these sectors.   Among them is traditional chocolate-making brand Venchi, based in Piedmont, major fashion brand Kiton, and leading design brand outfit Kartell.   Read more   Source: http://www.italy24.ilsole24ore.com    

Tra le miniere del West Virginia dove gli immigrati italiani lavoravano (e a vol…

Tra le miniere del West Virginia dove gli immigrati italiani lavoravano (e a volte morivano) per ripagare i padroni

"I owe my soul to the company store", recita una vecchia canzone popolare americana. Gli italiani che vivevano nella zona di Fairmont e Monongah, West Virginia – oggi il 60% della popolazione locale ha origini italiane – conoscevano bene questa verità.   Arrivati a fine Ottocento da tutto il Sud e in particolare dalla Calabria – tantissimi dal comune di San Giovanni...

Eccellenze italiane oltreoceano, a Roma le riprese di “Dream of Italy”

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Ben di senso è privo, chi ti conosce, Italia, e non t'adora, scrisse Vincenzo Monti. Se è vero che l'arte degli italiani sta nella bellezza, l'America è in cerca di "prove", per raccontare oltreoceano le meraviglie del Bel Paese, scrigno di arte, cultura, storia, natura. Superando gli stereotipi e mettendo da parte i cliché che spesso ne imprigionano la vera...

Joe DiMaggio at 100: 7 Facts About the Yankee Clipper

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by Tim Ott   On November 25, 1914, Joe DiMaggio was born to poor Sicilian immigrants in San Francisco. He grew up to become baseball's most famous player, a graceful outfielder with a regal presence off the field, but behind the always-impeccable appearance lurked a complicated man. Here are seven facts about the life of this imperfect but captivating American sports legend.   Go...

Italy's RAI network aims at U.S. market

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With its slow economy and aging population, Italy seeks strength from abroad from the nation's ambitious expatriates, successful descendants of long-ago immigrants, and fans of Italian art, food, technology and investments.   And calcio (soccer): Juventus, AC Milan, Roma, and other top clubs are the top draw among the three channels that Italy's state-owned RAI World media network beams abroad to Comcast,...

Come insegnare la lingua italiana in un’ora? Con “ABC” di Laura Caparrotti

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Nel corso del mese appena trascorso San Francisco è stata il palcoscenico di molti eventi interessanti legati alla promozione della lingua italiana.   Fra questi, ha riscosso un grande successo lo spettacolo "ABC l'Italiano si impara così", messo in scena presso l'Istituto Italiano di Cultura da Laura Caparrotti, Direttore Artistico di Kairos Italy Theater con sede a New York.   Read more     Fonte: L'italo-Americano    

Italian-American Women's Club welcomes new members

Italian-American Women's Club welcomes new members

The Italian-American Women's Club of Lake County invites any women of Italian heritage or espousal - from 18 to 120 - to join the club for its camaraderie, friendship and sharing of the Italian heritage. The IAWC mission is "To promote frienships among the Italian-American Women in the Calumet area and among the wives of the members of the Cesare Battisti...

WHS Exhibit Celebrates Saugatuck’s Proud Past

WHS Exhibit Celebrates Saugatuck’s Proud Past

Saugatuck, the once working class, mostly Italian-American section of Westport—the area state officials in the 1950s figured it would be easier to build the Connecticut Turnpike through rather than affluent Greens Farms—got its just deserts today. At the opening of a Westport Historical Society's (WHS) exhibition titled "Saugatuck @ Work—Haven of Community, Commerce and Innovation," the neighborhood was revered not only...

Pantani: the accidental death of a cyclist - November 28, 2014 at 4:30 pm

Pantani: the accidental death of a cyclist - November 28, 2014 at  4:30 pm

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Gli italiani non mangiano più pasta ma nel mondo è boom

Gli italiani non mangiano più pasta ma nel mondo è boom

Dalla Baia di Oakland, in California, Renato Sardo, 45 anni, guarda con curiosità agli americani e al loro strano rapporto con la pastasciutta. «Devono ancora capire la differenza tra pasta fresca e secca. Prima o poi dovrò decidermi a organizzare un corso», dice, a metà tra lo scherzo e il progetto.   Negli Stati Uniti Renato è arrivato dieci anni fa dopo...

In Sicily, Market to Class to Table

In Sicily, Market to Class to Table

There is plenty for tourists to take in at the Ortigia market in Syracuse, Sicily: the distinctly southern Italian hum of the crowd; spices and vegetables so diverse they could color a rainbow and the calm blue sea in the distance.   But just wandering around this site, where Archimedes is said to have once helped the Greeks fight the Romans, and...

Christmastime at the Knights of Columbus Museum, New Haven, Connecticut

Christmastime at the Knights of Columbus Museum, New Haven, Connecticut

The museum's 10th annual Christmas exhibition opens Monday, Dec. 1, and features Nativity scenes from Italy inspired by Italian crèche custom and heritage.   The show features crèches from many regions of Italy, including a large Neapolitan diorama, and works by Italian artists in North America. The museum's Christmas exhibitions, renowned for their quality and variety, have become a favorite seasonal tradition...

Menino, the mayor who welcomed Sacco and Vanzetti

Menino, the mayor who welcomed Sacco and Vanzetti

SINCE HIS death last month, longtime Mayor Thomas M. Menino has been memorialized for any number of qualities: his genuine comfort among constituents; his firm control of City Hall; his enthusiasm for the problem-solving side of the job. He's also seen as a bridge-builder, one who helped to smooth over some of Boston's old divisions.   But there is one illuminating episode...

Open Positions: Full-time Lecturer of Italian - Tufts University

Open Positions: Full-time Lecturer of Italian - Tufts University

Full-time Lecturer of Italian beginning September 1, 2015. The Department of Romance Languages is seeking a full-time lecturer in Italian to teach all levels of language (three courses per semester). Review of applications begins November 17, 2014, and continues until the position is filled. Native or near-native fluency in Italian, M.A., and previous college-level teaching experience required; Ph.D. desirable.   Participation in...

An Homage to Mario Monicelli: Photographic Exhibition Opening, Documentary Scree…

An Homage to Mario Monicelli: Photographic Exhibition Opening, Documentary Screening and a Conversation with Chiara Rapaccini - November 25, 2014 at 6:00 pm

On the occasion of Film Forum's retrospective (Nov. 28 - Dec. 11). An homage to the great Italian director Mario Monicelli (1915-2010). Opening of an exhibition of photographs in the Auditorium of Casa Italiana.   Screening of: Vicino al Colosseo c'è Monti (2008; 20 min.) by Mario Monicelli. From an idea by Chiara Rapaccini. A short documentary dedicated to the director's Roman neighborhood of Monti. Followed by a Q&A...

“VIA - Voices in Italian Americana": Bordighera Press alla ricerca di recen…

“VIA - Voices in Italian Americana": Bordighera Press alla ricerca di recensioni  per il nuovo numero del semestrale

Si chiama "Voices in Italian Americana – Via" la rivista letteraria edita da Bordighera Press, tutta dedicata alla valorizzazione del contributo degli italo-americani alla cultura e all'arte del Nord America.   La rivista – due uscite ogni anno – è suddivisa in tre macrosezioni: opere d'arte, saggi e recensioni.Proprio per quest'ultima sessione, ora la casa editrice sta cercando nuove "penne" in grado...

Coro-Dante Christmas Concert

Coro-Dante Christmas Concert

Coro-Dante Christmas Concert The All-Italian Repertoire Chorus of the Dante Alighieri SocietyDirected by Kevin Galiè, M.M., J.D. Sunday, December 14, 2014, 5:00 PM 41 Hampshire Street, Cambridge   American Premiere of Arturo Cadore's "Natale"An Italian Operetta Plus traditional Italian carols Free and open to the public Donations gratefully accepted Light refreshmentsFree parking in our lot or $5 validated parking at Kendall Sq Cinema   Source: Dante Alighieri Society of Massachusetts

Chef Claudio Sadler visits arte italia in January!

Chef Claudio Sadler visits arte italia in January!

arte italia is pleased to announce an exciting culinary class schedule withMichelin Star Chef Claudio Sadler from January 25 - 27, 2015!   Please read about visiting Chef Claudio Sadler and enter your name in the newRandomized Selection Registration explained below. You may register anytimefrom November 24 - December 14, 2014. Arrivederci! Chef Claudio Sadler ~ January 25 - 27, 2015. Ristorante Sadler, Milano, Italy

Palazzo sul Potomac

Palazzo sul Potomac

A new edition of the "Palazzo sul Potomac" is now available. This English version, curated by Ambassador Gaetano Cortese, features the Embassy of Italy in Washington DC and chronicles diplomatic relations between Italy and the US.   Sponsored by the National Italian American Foundation and dedicated to "2013 - Year of Italian Culture in the United States"- a successful campaign of over...

Free Italian holidays festival @ Smithsonian American Art Museum

Free Italian holidays festival @ Smithsonian American Art Museum

AMERICAN ART MUSEUM + EMBASSY OF ITALY/ITALIAN CULTURAL INSTITUTE Present: ITALIAN HOLIDAYS FESTIVAL. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2014 | 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM - SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM - KOGOD COURT 8th & F STREETS | WASHINGTON, DC 20004 *** NOTE: ARTISTS' PERFORMANCES CYCLE THRU THE DAY. WEB SITE: CLICK HERE ARTISTS' PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE: Performances at 12:25 p.m. and 2:50 p.m.; Italian Fairy performs 3 times between 11:30...

Italian Ambassador to the US visits the ICC

Italian Ambassador to the US visits the ICC

We are delighted to announce that Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero will visit the Italian Cultural Center of Minneapolis/St. Paul Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014.   Ambassador Bisogniero, accompanied by Italian Consul in Chicago, Adriano Monti and Vice-Consul, Marco Graziosi are traveling to Minneapolis to tour the Italian Fashion Exhibit currently showing at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. The delegation has expressed interest in...

In Scena! Italian Theater Festival NY - year three

In Scena! Italian  Theater Festival NY - year three

Torna per il terzo anno In Scena! Italian Theater Festival NY, l'unico festival di teatro italiano che si muove fra i cinque distretti di New York e dall'anno scorso anche in altri centri e stati degli Stati Uniti.   Varie le novità di quest'anno fra cui lo spostamento a maggio – dal 4 al 20 - del Festival per soddisfare la richiesta...

Book Presentation: THE ITALIAN AMERICANS: A HISTORY - December 02, 2014 at 6:00 …

Book Presentation: THE ITALIAN AMERICANS: A HISTORY - December 02, 2014 at 6:00 pm

In this richly researched, beautifully designed and illustrated volume, Maria Laurino strips away stereotypes and nostalgia to tell the complicated, centuries-long story of the true Italian-American experience. Looking beyond the familiar Little Italys and stereotypes fostered by The Godfather and The Sopranos, Laurino reveals surprising, fascinating lives: Italian-Americans working on sugar-cane plantations in Louisiana to those who were lynched in New...

Great Lakes Expo lineup - December 9-11 in Michigan

Great Lakes Expo lineup - December 9-11 in Michigan

The Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable and Farm Market Expo will be held December 9-11 at the DeVos Place exhibition center in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Last year's show registered 4,200 people from 42 states and eight Canadian provinces, and 425 companies exhibited in the trade show.   The educational program this year will feature several out-of-state and out-of-country speakers. Jan Peeters, a co-owner and...

Italian replaces Fresh Fields

Italian replaces Fresh Fields

The Sweet Taste of Italy's new Stillwater location is set to open in December in the Valley Ridge Mall. This new venue, situated where Fresh Fields was previously located, will be the third in the family-owned restaurant's lineup.   The Sweet Taste of Italy offers home-style Italian meals and specializes in quick-service dining featuring an array of items including pasta, pizza, breads,...

St. Frances Xavier Cabrini

St. Frances Xavier Cabrini

The United States wasn't her first choice, but by the end, Saint Francis Xavier Cabrini would leave a lasting legacy in the heart of southern Louisiana. The patron saint of immigrants hailed from Italy and, by her early 30's, founded the Missionary Sister of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. She had dreams that this mission would take her beyond the realm...

Las Vegas restaurants: 5 Best Italian Restaurants in Vegas

Las Vegas restaurants: 5 Best Italian Restaurants in Vegas

Las Vegas restaurants are an American culinary experience that shouldn't be missed. Thanks to its booming tourism industry, Las Vegas has some of the country's best restaurants, be they restaurants located in some of the best Vegas hotels, restaurants known for their incredible burgers, or restaurants with top chefs like José Andrés and Joël Robuchon at the helm.   Las Vegas restaurants...

Real Italian Deli expands into Palm Springs

Real Italian Deli expands into Palm Springs

Since the Real Italian Deli opened just under a year ago in Palm Desert, the deli-store combination has dished out traditional Italian sandwiches and desserts, and kept the shelves stocked with house-cured and imported deli meats, olive oils, fresh and frozen pastas and vinegars that could rival any New York City deli.   "I want to bring the true-Italian experience to Southern...

2015 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition

2015 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition

Confindustria Ceramica (the Italian Association of Ceramics) and the Italian Trade Commission announce the official call for entries for the 2015 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition.   Now in its third decade, the annual awards program honours the work of North American architects and designers who create exceptional spaces using Italian ceramic and porcelain tile. It celebrates the pairing of inspiring design...

Pizza Hut Asked a Bunch of Old Italian People to Judge Its Pizza

Pizza Hut Asked a Bunch of Old Italian People to Judge Its Pizza

Pizza Hut has just started a major rebranding effort. Headlined the "Flavor of Now," the campaign aims to give a much-needed boost to Pizza Hut's U.S. business by wooing customers with dozens of new pizza options.   Why have plain crust when you can make that toasted Asiago? Pepperoni is so boring—how about spinach and a drizzle of honey sriracha sauce?   Read more   Source: http://www.slate.com  

Alfa Romeo U.S. return under way

Alfa Romeo U.S. return under way

Alfa Romeo's return to the U.S. is on track and under way, according to CEO Harald Wester. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV last week shipped about 50 of the Italian luxury brand's niche 4C sports cars to North America. The cars are now arriving in dealerships, marking the first time since the mid-'90s that Americans can see Alfa Romeos in showrooms.   "Time of...

Roma Market will offer Italian specialty goods

Roma Market will offer Italian specialty goods

North County has a new place to find Italian speciality goods with Roma Market, which opened on Sunday, Nov. 23 at 1054 West Valley Parkway in Escondido.   The new neighborhood market features, in addition to Italian speciality items, a regular market and a deli, which will serve meats and cheese, as well as hot dishes, sandwiches, pizza, gelato and coffee.   Read more   Source: http://www.pomeradonews.com      

The Italian Hour: The Sound of the Italian Community for Over 50 Years

The Italian Hour: The Sound of the Italian Community for Over 50 Years

It's 8:59 am on a dank, drizzly Sunday morning. The spritely painted KBOO building in southeast Portland brightens up the gray day.   Inside, the cramped studio is abuzz with activity: microphones are checked; earphones are clamped upon unsuspecting heads; CDs are loaded; buttons are punched; sliders are slid. And fingers are crossed.9:00 am – the red lamp lights and the Italian...

‘Jersey Boys’ comes to Reno’s Pioneer Center

‘Jersey Boys’ comes to Reno’s Pioneer Center

Hayden Milanes is too young to have caught the Four Seasons' music when they were topping the charts during the 1960s, but growing up in Tampa, Fla., he often heard his parents play the band's records, and vividly recalls his father walking around the house singing, "Can't Take My Eyes Off You."   Milanes also feels at least two strong connections to...

Italy-based steel manufacturer investing in Allen County

Italy-based steel manufacturer investing in Allen County

Valbruna Slater Stainless, Inc., a stainless steel and nickel alloy manufacturer, announced plans today to expand its operations here, creating up to 45 new jobs by 2017.   The company, which is a subsidiary of Vicenza, Italy-based Acciaierie Valbruna, will invest $30.5 million to renovate and equip its Fort Wayne facilities, constructing a 166,000 square-foot addition.   Read more   Source: http://www.journalgazette.net    

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in-the-southern-states-of-america-italy-shows-its-bestWho knows America just superficially would never imagine how much interest for Italy there is in the southern United States, nor how many interesting things for us who live in the boot happen in that area, with a focal point in Texas, among the wealthier and more growing States, from every point of...

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