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The Italian Cultural & Community Center (ICCC) seeks qualified candidates for the Program & Event Coordinator position. We are looking for candidates who are personable, cheerful and comfortable wearing many hats. The ability to work independently is crucial, as is the willingness to be a team player. The best candidates are detail-oriented...

A piece of Italy is in New Orleans all this week! The Sansepolcro Flag Throwers are back in town whipping their flags with flair.   News with a Twist Reporter Kenny Lopez checks out the Sbandieratori Sansepolcro Flag Throwers at Layette Square. They come from Sansepolcro, Italy, which is in Southern Tuscany.   Read more  ...

A group that promotes Italian culture in the capital city is spearheading efforts to send aid to the cities devastated by last week's earthquake.   Italy Meets Texas has reached out to several Italian-American businesses and community members collecting funds to send to the affected areas, and in particular the City of Amatrice.   Rea...

by Shaina Zucker Construction on the new Osteria Mazzantini Italian restaurant inside the new BBVA Compass Plaza at 2200 Post Oak Blvd. is making progress. The future Italian-style eatery is the brainchild of acclaimed Mockingbird Bistro Chef John Sheely and is slated to open mid-August. The restaurant will have about 150 seats, including 50 seat...

PROMEC, Azienda Speciale della Camera di Commercio di Modena e PIACEREMODENA , brand della società Palatipico Modena srl a cui aderiscono tutti i consorzi di tutela dei prodotti tipici provinciali, promuovono una missione commerciale in Messico e nello Stato del Texas rivolta alle aziende operanti nella filiera Agroalimentare dei prodotti DOP e IGP...

Join us for the premiere of "Texan Italian Innovation" on Sunday, May 25, 20145:00 pm - ICCC Houston. This video is part of the documentary series "Texan Italian Stories"   Panel discussion with Texan Italian Innovators, moderated by Sergio Codognotto, discussing the future of Research of Innovation in Italy and in the Te...

by Darcy Sprague   Italian journalist Lucio Luca joined Texas State March 26 for a special lecture on his latest book.   Luca focused on Sicilian immigrants who found their way to success in the United States. Luca was joined by his editor, Maria Elena Vittorietti, and the only two native Sicilians living in Texas, Fabio and Tiziana T...

Ieri, presso la sede del consolato Generale d'Italia a Houston, si è tenuta la seduta di insediamento dei neo eletti nel COM.IT.ES per la circoscrizione del Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Lousiana. Il Presidente uscente Vincenzo Arcobelli lascia la presidenza al neo eletto all'unanimità Valter Della Nebbia. Le altre cariche sociali sono state cos...

By Steven Campo   I am the descendent of Sicilians from both my father and mother's side of the family. I grew up in a small town in Louisiana that had a large Sicilian population throughout the 1900's.   We were raised to be proud of our Sicilian heritage. Our grandparents spoke English, but often spoke to us in Sicilian. Hearing non...

Maple Avenue is getting a trio of restaurants that includes Kansas City-style barbecue and an Italian restaurant from Nonna owner Julian Barsotti.   It's part of a $3.5 million development called the Maple Avenue Dining District that will buttress a residential development from Crow Holdings in the Oak Lawn neighborhood, including the restor...

June 15, 2015; Monday 8:30 AM (daily until 19 Jun 2015)University of St Thomas - 3800 Montrose Blvd - Houston, Texas 77006 Fun, Happiness and Learning, but also Teamwork, Respect and Ownership. These are just few of the many values of Soccer, the favorite sport of Italians! If your child is a Soccer lover, don't miss this great oppo...

On June 3 members of the board of Italian Festivals of New Mexico made an official presentation of $37,384 to UNM Hospitals CEO Steve McKernan. Later in the month the ceremonial check was presented to a gathering of Hospital administrators by members of both the festival board and the festival production committee who received a standing ovation fo...