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L’idea di una città sostenibile, attenta alle esigenze ambientali; un progetto di riforestazione metropolitana pronto a raccogliere la sfida del cambiamento climatico, vera emergenza del nostro tempo. È questa la concezione che sorregge il famoso “Bosco Verticale” dell’architetto e presidente della Triennale di Milano Stefano Boeri, un modello resi...

The Bronx is remembering the owner of Mike's Deli, the popular shop that is a staple for celebrities, athletes and politicians. Mike Greco passed away Wednesday night. He was 89 years old. His family says he will remembered for his work ethic and as a Bronx legend. Greco's family says he came to the U.S. with his twin brother and just $50 in his po...

Monday April 8 from 19:00 to 21:00 EDT. Italian Charities of America, 83-20 Queens Blvd, Elmhurst, New York 11373. Tickets here. Free Admission. Donations are accepted and tax-deductible, as Italian Charities of America is a registered section 501c3 nonprofit organization. Movie Showing of the docufiction film "Focaccia Blues" by Italian filmmaker...

For a guy named Gatto — Italian for “cat” — Joe Gatto sure loves dogs. “We have four now,” says the Lynbrook resident, one of the stars of truTV’s hidden-camera prank show “Impractical Jokers,” which begins its eighth season Thursday at 10 p.m. He and his wife, Bessy, “were up to five,” he says, “but we’d also adopted a senior” who has since died....

Continuano gli impegni dell’On. Nissoli tra le associazioni italiane in USA, in raccordo con il suo lavoro parlamentare, dopo aver presentato un Disegno di Legge per l’Associazionismo italiano nel mondo. Infatti, questo fine settimana l’On. Nissoli è stata a Long Island, nel cuore dello Stato di New York, per l’inaugurazione dell’Associazione Itali...

The company announced it would move its headquarters from San Francisco to New York in February last year. The new offices, which overlook Bryant Park, occupy the 18th and 19th floors of the Grace Building in Manhattan. Campari Group hired global architecture and design firm Gensler to design the new office, which has been designed to evoke the gro...

Last week, GreaterPatchogue published a story about a Ping Pong bar that could possibly come to Patchogue. Facebook commenters responded positively for Ping Pong —  yet some cried out for a bocce bar in the village. Sal Martinico asked, “How about a bocce ball bar too?” Nat Scaccianoce wrote: “Yes on a bocce bar … “ Well, Patchogue already has a bo...

Lilia "Lillian" Papa, daughter of the couple who founded Perreca's Bakery in Schenectady 1914, died Wednesday at the Ballston Lake home of her daughter, Maria. The matriarch of the Jay Street mainstay famed for its coal-fired, brick-oven Italian bread was 93.  Born Lilia Perreca to Salvatore and Carmella DeRosa Perreca, Papa started working in her...

Il gotha del vino italiano sarà presente alla 34ma edizione del GALA ITALIA che si terrà a New York il 26 marzo. Ad annunciarlo è l’Italian Wine & Food Institute. L’edizione 2019 sarà composta da un Wine Tasting riservato agli operatori del settore seguito da un secondo Wine Tasting ed un Buffet Dinner esclusivamente riservati alla stampa. La parte...

In Scena! Italian Theater Festival NY announces the readings of Italian plays in translation to be presented as part of In Scena! 2019. In Scena! will partner for the third year with the Italian Playwright Project (IPP) curated by Valeria Orani (Umanism NYC) together with the Martin E. Segal Theatre Center at CUNY, to present a reading of My Hero b...

Anna Titone, of Annadale, celebrated her milestone 100th birthday on last month with an elegant party thrown by her three daughters, JoAnn, Geri and Andrea. The elegant soiree was held in Prive, Annadale, and was attended by 100 guests. Married to Thomas Titone for 53 years, the couple raised their three daughters in Bushwick, Brooklyn, before relo...

An 8 a.m. class is mission impossible without a cup of coffee in hand. My first semester at NYU, my immediate mission was to scout out all of the nearby coffee shops: the perfect study spot, my on-the-run go-to and places to chat with friends. Finding that special place is often a feat. Thankfully, there’s Caffe Reggio. Located on MacDougal Street,...