Mike Petrucelli of Milford spent many years with the Milford Rotary and many years working at the annual lobster bake, which was held this past Saturday. But it had been awhile since Petrucelli managed to get to the event he had devoted so much time to because he's getting up there in age. He's 92, and it's getting harder for him to get around...

The green, white and red lines are going down on the streets and local businesses are coming together as the community prepares to celebrate Italian heritage with the annual Italian-American Festival during the final weekend of the month.   As the even draws closer, however, Southington police are asking residents and visitors to take note o...

Are you taking one of our Italian classes? Between class sessions, extend your knowledge of Italian culture and practice your language skills by taking advantage of the rich resources New York offers. Here are five ways to accelerate your learning process and have fun at the same time.   In Scena! Italian Theater Festival NY – Now in it...

Valhalla's Art, Music and Theatre Festival continues this week with Italian guitarist Beppe Gambetta. Gambetta performs at the South Shore's Valhalla Boathouse Theatre Wednesday night, bringing a diverse set of tastes to Lake Tahoe.   "From his unique background as an Italian musician in love with both American roots music as well as the mus...

The Greater Rockford Italian American Association celebrates local Italian heritage through things like Festa Italiana and the Amici Italiana dance troupe, but now the group wants to celebrate the history of local Italian families. The group is asking all Italian-Americans in the Rockford are to take part in the Immigration Histories of Rockford's...

The Italian-American Association of Luzerne County is honoring two local entrepreneurs at the 36th annual Columbus Day banquet Sunday: Louis Ciampi Sr. and Sam Falcone Sr. Ciampi, the founder of Independent Graphics Inc. in West Wyoming, will receive the organization's "Person of the Year" award.   The "Lifetime Achievement Award" will go t...

The 8th annual San Diego Italian Film Festival is going to start on Oct. 16 and will showcase the best of the year's Italian film production in the City of San Diego and in North County.   The program includes: Anni felici (Those Happy Years), Il comandante e la cicogna (Garibaldi's Lovers), Alì ha gli occhi azzurri (Alì Blue Eyes), Miele (H...

Da sabato 6 a lunedì 8 dicembre (giorno della Festa dell'Immacolata), Ostana - piccolo paese di lingua e cultura occitana di fronte al Monviso, nella valle dove nasce il Po, in provincia di Cuneo - ospita il secondo Festival Nazionale Invernale dei Borghi più belli d'Italia, club di cui fanno parte 242 Comuni italiani nato nel 2001 su impulso della...

Academy Award-winner Liza Minnelli will be honored with the 2015 Jack Valenti Los Angeles, Italia Legend Award at the 10th annual Los Angeles, Italia Film, Fashion and Art Fest Festival.   Named after the longtime MPAA president, the award honors Italian-Americans who have made great contributions to cinema.   Read more   Sourc...

Come and enjoy a fun filled day with plenty of fun, delicious food, and the celebration of the Festa del San Francesco di Paola, patron saint of Southern Italy, Region of Calabria. The picnic and celebration will be held on Sunday, July 12, 2015, at Lake Lansing Park, Haslett, MI.   The day will b...