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I soci dell’Associazione Nazionale Carabinieri Sezione di New York hanno celebrato nel Bronx la Virgo Fidelis, patrona dell’Arma dei Carabinieri, con una messa solenne ed un pranzo conviviale al ristorante Maestro. Alla messa, celebrata presso la chiesa di Mt. Carmel dal Rev. Jonathan Morris in onore della Virgo Fidelis, erano presenti il president...

Saturday, December 15 at 6:15 PM The Metropolitan Museum of Art - 1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street, New York City. $25, Adults; $17 Seniors. Join Allison Scola, owner and curator of Experience Sicily, with fellow 2019 tour co-hosts, Danielle Oteri (Owner of Feast on History and Arthur Avenue Food Tours) and Tony Allicino (Wellness practitioner) for...

To celebrate the holiday season, Casa Barilla, unveiled a special “Feast of the Seven Fishes” menu at its restaurants in New York and California. The two dishes on the menu pay homage to the Southern Italian custom of La Vigilia (the Vigil) and the Italian-American tradition of the “Feast of the Seven Fishes” in which in observance of an abstinence...

Last month, Versace revealed plans to introduce its Pre-Fall 2019 collection in New York, choosing to give the Big Apple the honor of being the first American city to experience an exclusive Versace runway presentation. Now, as promised, the collection has been unveiled via a high-profile showcase. “I am very excited to present Versace for the very...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 7:00 pm. Free and open to the public; no RSVP required. The Italian Academy, 1161 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10027 (Just south of 118th Street). Mango Baroque Chamber Ensemble: "Saint/Sinner: In Her Own Words and Music" Italian music from 1650 to 1720 by women: Barbara Strozzi, Chiara Margarita Cozzolani, and Isabel...

“Maria”, I just discovered a restaurant named Maria, and it is quickly becoming a favorite. I had the pleasure of chatting with the hospitable Giovanni Cucullo, the co-owner and chef at the new Maria in New Rochelle. He and his brother Peter have been feeding guests on Huguenot Street in New Rochelle throughout the day. Y ou can enjoy breakfast, pa...

Applausi, standing ovation e bis. È stata accolta con il consueto calore e un grandissimo apprezzamento la performance che la pianista ternana di fama internazionale Cristiana Pegoraro ha regalato alla Carnegie Hall di New York City per una tappa della tournée mondiale che l’ha vista esibirsi tra l’Italia e l’America dal mese di ottobre in 18 conce...

A Bensonhurst record store is going strong after over 50 years of keeping Brooklyn residents in touch with their Italian heritage. SAS Italian Records opened in 1967 and houses more than 3,000 CDs and other items. Owner Silvana Conte says the store was the first Italian importer of some items they sell like sportswear, magazines and Italian DVDs. R...

Saturday December 8, 2:00 pm. Garibaldi Meucci Museum. 420 Tompkins Avenue, Staten Island, NY. Admission: $10; open to the public. Contact: Carol Berardi 718-442-1608. A lecture and DVD presentation by Anita Sanseverino and Lou Barrella featuring the unveiling of a newly created Presepe Napoletano by Brooklyn Artist John Miniero. A Neapoltan Presep...

Thursday December 6, 7:00 pm. Swinging Sixties Senior Center, 211 Ainslie Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY. Admission: free; open to the public. Contact: 212-642-2094. From the Jersey shore to Las Vegas to Hollywood, and all the dance halls in between, this multilayered story is vivid with historical color and steeped in the popular music that se...

December 5 (Wednesday) 5:30 pm - John D. Calandra Italian American Institute of Queens College/CUNY - 25 West 43rd Street, 17th Floor, Manhattan, NY. Contact: 212-966-3245. danteinitalianonyc@yahoo.com The John D. Calandra Italian American Institute of Queens College/CUNY is hosting a group dedicated to reading the entire Commedia in Italian with d...

On most days, Bensonhurst’s new Italian-American community center looks like a miniature UN, with immigrants from all over gathering together for events and classes. Since the 1950s, Bensonhurst has been synonymous with Italian-American – the Little Italy of Brooklyn. But over the past 15 years, the demographics of the community have shifted, and n...