A technique characteristic of the Marche region, “liccetti” weaving required a traditional loom arranged according to the ancient textile-making process that, in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, made it possible to create stylised, patterned borders on fabric. The existence of this procedure in Italian textiles is widely documented in the p...

Le relazioni economico commerciali tra Marche e Stati Uniti al centro dell'incontro tenuto nella sede regionale organizzato dalla Camera di Commercio americana in Italia AmCham Italy in collaborazione con tutte le Camere di Commercio e le Associazioni di Categoria delle Marche. Nel corso dell’ iniziativa è stata nominata la nuova rappresentante loc...

The St. Kateri Squires Circle #5177 from Sparta have built a strong legacy of helping the needy in our area. In recent months, that effort has extended all the way to Norcia, Italy. In October of last year, St. Kateri Knight and Squires Chief Counselor Nick Cutrone and his wife Mary traveled to Italy on a religious tour. On that trip, they visited...

Immersed within the gently-rolling hills of The Marches, amidst the Metauro and Foglia Valleys lies Urbino, a city rich in history and art. It is so easy to lose oneself in this jewel of a city, walking its streets and sidestreets with your eyes geared up toward its magnificent palazzi. Surrounded by an expansive city (brick and sandstone) wall, U...

AmCham Italy espande il proprio network con la nomina di un nuovo Rappresentante Locale: Letizia Urbani, Direttore Generale di Meccano Spa, verrà ufficialmente nominata Rappresentante Locale del Chapter Marche in occasione di un incontro che si terrà ad Ancona mercoledì 28 giugno, organizzato da AmCham in collaborazione con Regione Marche e Meccano...

THE cellar is flooded and Chris Ranalli worries about snakes. From the safety of the back door, he points out the sturdy walls—two feet thick, as if to withstand Mediterranean earthquakes—and the elegantly vaulted ceilings. “They lived in the top two storeys and made wine in the basement,” explains Mr Ranalli, who now tends the 100-year-old vineyar...

La scrivania dell’ufficio? Presto potrebbe profumare di bosco. E rendere meno traumatico il ritorno al lavoro. Il gruppo italiano ICA ha realizzato una nuova linea di vernici prodotte con materiali rinnovabili derivanti da sostanze vegetali di scarto, non competitive con l’alimentazione umana. Le nuove vernici della linea Iridea Bio sono pulite fin...

Hate to break it to you, but you aren't the only one who's noticed that flights to Italy are almost cheaper than flights across the US right now. Don't not go -- go! -- but understand that top dogs like Rome, Venice, and Florence will be even more zoo-like than in years past. Bucket list cities the lot of them, but Italy's unforgettable food, favor...

When earthquakes rocked central Italy last summer and fall, it was impossible not to be moved by the scenes of devastated hill towns and the news of hundreds of lives lost. Months later, many of us wonder what we can do to help. One Italian wine scholar has a suggestion — several, in fact — and all of them are delicious. If you keep up with Italian...

Tuesday, May 2nd at 7:00 PM - Casa Belvedere, 79 Howard Avenue, Staten Island, New York 10301 The Le Marche region is a treasure still unknown to most foreigners. The New York Times and The Guardian enthusiastically described it as "the new Tuscany," but it has its own strong geographical and cultural identity. The region boasts a highly diversifie...