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by Timothy Boone   Local restaurant owner Wayne Stabiler said he's "probably about a month out" from opening his latest property, Palermo Ristorante, on Jefferson Highway. "We'll be ready once we get everybody trained," said Stabiler. "I'm the only owner, so I can wait until everybody is ready before we open."   The restaurant wi...

by Tim Griffin   UTSA has announced that top Italian point guard prospect Giovanni De Nicolao has become the fourth signee in the school's 2016 recruiting class. De Nicolao is a 6-foot-3 point guard from Camposampiero, Italy who was named to the Italian Junior National Team in April and aided the squad as it prepared to compete at the E...

The Department of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of Arkansas seeks applications for a full-time instructor in Italian. Appointment, to begin 15 August 2014, is for one, nine-month academic year. This position is renewable on a year-to-year basis contingent upon performance, needs and available funding. Minimum requirem...

By Sharon Litwin For years now pundits and observers of the "high" arts in America have predicted the demise of classical music, opera and dance, whose audiences, they say, consist mainly of those with white hair and or no hair.   And yet, with every generation, inspired talented ones have appeared whose glorious flashes of brilliance and p...

The Prada Marfa art installation has stood alone in the West Texas plains for eight years, its high-end Italian fashion goods available to no one.   Now, state officials say the shack-sized building along a rural U.S. highway near Marfa is an illegal roadside advertisement, and they're considering what to do about a structure that's a must-s...

This weekend's Italian Festival in McAlester is expected to be much bigger than last year's, judging by the number of vendors who have signed up to participate in the event.   "We've got close to 100 vendors, about double what we had last year," said Bobby Lenardo, who is co-chairman with Mary Ann Fields of this year's festival.   Rea...

Si svolgerà il 6 dicembre a Houston la Decima Conferenza dei Ricercatori Italiani nel Mondo. Ad annunciarlo, con comprensibile orgoglio, è il Presidente del Comites Vincenzo Arcobelli, fautore della manifestazione, che gode del patrocinio del Consolato generale d'Italia.   I lavori si terranno dalle 10 alle 17 nell'Auditorium al 1330 di Post...

The American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) introduced Indian country tourism to the Italian market for the first time at Showcase USA-Italy, March 1-3.   During Showcase USA-Italy, AIANTA representatives met with more than 100 Italian tourism trade professionals including tour operators, travel agencies and travel media....

Cancelled due to a conflict with the Santa Fe Opera, this special dinner event is back on the front burner. So, what happens when New Mexico's foremost olive oil expert collaborates with the Osteria d'Assisi's acclaimed executive chef? The answer: a special event menu to die for at the Osteria d'Assisi in Santa Fe on Wednesday, September 16 at 6pm...

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by Italian Culture Center of New Mexico   When Pia Lima came to New Mexico from California in 2012 she thought she would be vacationing for 3 months in Taos before proceeding to the East Coast - little did she know that 4 years later, two cultural associations and a score of International exchange agreements would translate into a...

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 | Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - Tuesday, July 26, 2016 | Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Where: Italian Cultural & Community Center, 1101 Milford Street, Houston, TX 77006Films start at 7:15 pm, doors open at 6:30pm. Suggested donation for each film (at the door): $5 ICCC Members/Students and $10 Non-me...