Emilio Branchinelli sits in a cozy booth under warm lighting at his restaurant, Passione, in Carle Place. In front of him are two heaping plates of linguine with white clam sauce—one made with fresh linguine, the other with the boxed variety. The restaurateur, whose culinary lineage traces back to some of New York’s earliest pizza pioneers, wants t...

Saturday April 13, 10:30 am. Sponsored by Italian Genealogical Group, Inc. Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Avenue, Bethpage, NY. Contact: Maryanne Yenoli 631-940-0255. ma.yenoli@gmail.com publicity@italiangen.org Patricia Ann Kellner, President of the DNA Genealogy Group of Long Island, will teach how to build a private Facebook group to attract...

The Genealogical Group of Long Island is Seeking a short memoir  (250-500) of Italian immigrants to be included in an anthology. If you are interested in having your story considered, please send your complete story, with name, phone and e-mail information to Dr. Marilyn Verna. at maverna@aol.com.Stories should contain some ancestral facts such as...

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...

On the 110th anniversary of the fatal shooting of fabled NYPD  Lt. Det. Joseph Petrosino, a group of Long Islanders, NYPD officers and Italian dignitaries dedicated a plaque in his honor Tuesday near the spot in Palermo, Sicily, where he was gunned down. A trailblazing investigator who helped create the harbinger of the NYPD bomb squad, intelligenc...

The debate over Columbus Day erupted anew at a Southampton school district board meeting as members of the Shinnecock Indian Nation faced off against pro-Columbus advocates from across Long Island who sought to reverse a district decision to rename the holiday on its calendar. In the end, the school board in a split vote decided Tuesday night to ma...

Saturday, March 9th, 2019. 3:00 – 5:00 PM. Guests are invited to come early for BOOK SIGNINGS between 2:30 and 3:00 PM at Polka Dot Pound Cake Café - 217 N Long Beach Rd | Rockville Center, NY 11570. TICKETS: NonMembers $35 / Members $30. Reservations required, RSVP Here Join NOIAW Greater New York Region – Long Island Network for a High Tea gather...

Deputata di Forza Italia eletta in Centro e Nord America, Fucsia Nissoli rilancia oggi la proposta di istituire un Consolato onorario nelle contee di Nassau e Suffolk a servizio della consistente Comunità locale, che da tempo chiede il ripristino della struttura consolare che esisteva a Long Island. In questi giorni, si legge in una nota, Nissoli,...

“E’ il momento giusto per investire a New York”. Per un investitore, il contesto attuale rappresenta un’ottima occasione d’acquisto, a maggior ragione se si presenta sul mercato con la disponibilità liquida per chiudere la transazione in 30-45 giorni”, afferma Andrea Pedicini, broker immobiliare italiano a New York.   “A New York siamo ormai ripiom...