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The Italian American Political Action Committee of New York today announced their endorsement of Nassau County Comptroller candidate Steve Labriola. Labriola, who is running on a platform of protecting taxpayer wallets by rooting out fraud and corruption, has also been endorsed by the Nassau County Republican, Conservative and Tax Reform Parties, a...

Celebrity chef Giada de Laurentiis says she is opening a new restaurant in Baltimore in 2018. De Laurentiis, who is known for her various roles on the Food Network, appeared on a Facebook Live video for the cable channel on Friday and was asked by a viewer if she planned to open any new restaurants."Yes, I'm going to open a restaurant in Baltimore,...

Nel 2016 il saldo commerciale (dato dalla differenza tra l’export e l’import) dei prodotti “made in Italy” ha registrato un valore positivo pari a 121,6 miliardi di euro: dato pressoché in linea con quanto avvenuto negli ultimi anni. Un risultato, comunque, che “oscura” quello negativo realizzato dai prodotti manifatturieri “non made” (- 31,2 milia...

Southington UNICO announced local builder Ron Ingriselli as the organization’s president during a recent swearing-in ceremony. Ingriselli succeeds Rev. Victoria Triano at the top spot, and Triano swore in her successor at the ceremony. “Vicki did a great job,” Ingriselli said. “She was our first female president, so it’s an honor to follow in her f...

Tod’s New York flagship is getting crafty. The store at 650 Madison Avenue has installed a pop-up My Gommino shop — where shoppers can customize best-selling editions of Tod’s driving loafers. The pop-up opens today and will remain through October. Prices begin upward of $550. Shoppers are directed to a touchscreen where they can toggle with variou...

Beverly Hills’ Nerano, an upscale Italian restaurant owned by the Toscana Restaurant Group, hosted its first in a series of monthly wine dinners. For this inaugural dinner in its swank BG Lounge, Nerano’s sommelier, Samantha Johnston, and executive chef, Michele Lisi, teamed up withMarchesi Antinori Wines ambassador Alessia Botturi to pair its...

What we would give to be on the Amalfi coast—Right. Now. Historic cobblestone streets, colorful cliffside hotels, scents of heavenly olive oil and lemons wafting in the air. Naturally, we’re drawn to the sights and foods, but we can’t help but feel especially drawn to the sartorial style of Italy’s iconic women. Italy may be an ocean way, but what’...

Not so fast, my friend! After a year spent with the Austin Spurs, former Villanova Wildcats star Ryan Arcidiacono was set to sign with JuveCaserta in Italy. It looks like Arch will get another NBA shot instead with the Chicago Bulls.  There’s a lot of unpack in that Sportando article, which uses an Italian reporter. Per Daniele Labanti - a reporter...

When I first visited Sicily, I fell in love with the sun-drenched island, balmy evenings, luscious desserts and excellent wines. I stocked up on the sweet golden Zibibbo from Pantelleria and bold fruity Nero D’Avola wines and fancied myself an expert on Sicilian tipple for a while. However, the more I learnt about the island the more I realized how...

L’imprenditore verbanese Tommaso Cardana, 40 anni, proprietario di un’azienda che si occupa di forniture alberghiere di alto livello tra Italia e Stati Uniti è stato eletto Presidente della Italy-America Chamber of commerce Southeast (Miami Florida). L’imprenditore ricoprirà il ruolo primario, dopo aver già svolto l’incarico da Vice Presidente dell...

Pizzeria Roberti keeps it old-school Italian with New York-style pizza, meatballs the size of tennis balls and a red sauce your Italian grandmother would approve of, all in a small neighborhood joint in east Orlando. What I would try a second time: Roughly the circumference of a large orange, Pizzeria Roberti’s rice ball ($5) was a sizable appetize...

The VCOA is currently looking for: Regional Representatives / Club Ambassadors. Looking for members to help us engage/recruit new members. This can be achieved several ways. Simply going to rallies and speaking about the benefits of being a Vespa Club of America member,  Setting up a membership booth at a local rally, engaging with your local scoot...