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Real Salt Lake returns from its lengthy road trip to Rio Tinto Stadium with next week's U.S. Open Cup match June 14 against third-division Wilmington. The club will also christen the renovated stadium pitch with its first-ever friendly against an Italian power.   Series A's Inter Milan will visit RSL and Rio Tinto Stadium on July 19 at...

Il settore turistico continua a svolgere un ruolo trainante nell'economia italiana, con un'incidenza sul Pil che è arrivata all'11,8%. Un risultato importante, dovuto soprattutto ai flussi di stranieri, che nel decennio 2004-2014 sono aumentati del 32,3% grazie ad uno sviluppo generalizzato del mercato turistico globale, che nel 2015 ha fatto regis...

by Mauro Battocchi   On June 9th, twenty one Italian American organizations came together to celebrate my four years as Italy's Consul General in San Francisco. This heartwarming event, held at the San Francisco Italian Athletic Association, was made possible by Alessandro Baccari, San Francisco's chief North Beach historian, who along with...

The Art Institute of Chicago have purchased a rediscovered work by Sebastiano del Piombo (1485-1547) from London dealers Colnaghi. Christ Carrying the Cross c.1515-17 is one of several versions of an innovative composition which combines monumental figures with the powerful diagonals of the cross.   The AIC did not disclose the price it...

Though you could hardly label me an Italian chef with a name like Wolfgang Puck, I can't deny that some of my early fame was sparked by the gourmet California-style pizzas I began serving when I opened my first Spago back in 1982. Still, it surprises me even today when guests sing the praises of a recipe I never could have imagined would be associa...

by Kate Krader   At noon on Thursday, Aug. 11, the line outside Eataly NYC Downtown stretched a thousand people long, down three floors and out into the street. Day One of the 45,000-square-foot, $39 million project on the third floor of 4 World Trade Center could have been more popular only if Olympic gymnast Simone Biles had somersaul...

In Maranello today, Ferrari Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne announced that the Italian automaker will build one final example of the LaFerrari. The car will be auctioned, and the proceeds will go toward helping the victims of the earthquake that rocked central Italy on August 24th.   The LaFerrari is the most expensive, highest-performing...

The annual Feast of San Gennaro turns 90 this year — and to celebrate, it will be broadcast live for the first time in its Italian motherland. Organizers of the beloved neighborhood tradition are setting up cameras throughout the streets of Little Italy to document all 10 days of festivities honoring the patron saint of Naples for online viewe...

Anthony (Tony) Ravielli (1 Jul 1916–9 Jan 1997) was born in Italian Harlem. He attended the Textile High School, taught himself anatomy by volunteering at the Bellvue Hospital morgue, and later studied at the Cooper Union and Art Students League. He began his career as a portrait painter, went into advertising, and by the early 1950s had become an...

By Katie Perrin I woke up to and went to bed hearing the sound of the espresso machine in my ear, the best daily "Buongiorno," or – in English – good morning. That sound would mark each of my transformative 271 days in Viterbo, Italy.   Last year I left home for the first time to spend my junior year abroad in Italy for nine months, armed o...

When: Sunday, December 18, 2016, 3:00 PMWhere: Washington Irving Campus Auditorium | 40 Irving Place, (Gramercy Park), NYC, NY 10003Members $50, Non-Members $55 Buy now. Advance ticket purchase required. Join us once again this year for NOIAW Member Cristina Fontanelli's annual Christmas in Italy concert! Special guests include the Children o...

Luigi's has been a landmark in downtown Skiatook for the last four years. Whether you are looking for a casual night out with the family, a business lunch or a romantic date night, the Italian restaurant can serve up exactly what you are looking for. Adam Luigi has been managing the restaurant owned by his brother, Vito, since it opened in Skiatoo...