When: Tue, December 19, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Where: Philadelphia Ethical Society - Auditorium, 1906 Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103 PI-Philly in partnership with Consulate General of Italy in Philadelphia: FRANCESCO CAFISO DUO Italian jazz musician and alto saxophone virtuoso performs a selection from his repertoire exclusivel...

With 15 WPIAL football championships and 11 boys basketball titles, Aliquippa High School is known as a two-sport school. But Natalino Palombo represented a different era. As a senior in 1946, he helped lead the Quips to their second — and last — WPIAL championship as an infielder. It preceded a long and fruitful career as both a baseball player an...

Situated in a corner building at 3572 Indian Queen Lane between Ridge and Henry avenues, Fiorino in East Falls provides diners with authentic Italian cuisine in a warm and inviting atmosphere. Tuscan yellow walls, wood floors and white linens make up the intimate space, which is open for lunch on weekdays and dinner every evening. The small BYO Ita...

Good food runs in Rose Brutico Fazio’s family, but she still never believed she’d own her own restaurant one day. As the granddaughter of the original owners of Brutico’s restaurant in Old Forge, she learned treasured family recipes for sauce and meatballs from her uncle and relatives. When Fazio’s own children were young and she made the sauce for...

The most important Italian emigrant to the US, a marvelous person who spent her whole life helping their fellow Italians and not only them, and then acquired the American citizenship later becoming the first American saint ever: we're talking about Francesca Xavier Cabrini, the Patron Saint of Immigrants and Hospital Administrators. After being fun...

Ogni anno sempre più ragazzi italiani decidono di volare negli States, con l'idea di vivere un'esperienza di basket diversa, in cui possono confrontarsi con un mondo per alcuni versi lontano anni luce dal basket italiano ed europeo e, perchè no, sognare da vicino di approdare in NBA. Negli ultimi anni l'NCAA ha riscosso un interesse sempre maggiore...

On Dec. 5, at 7pm, Cabrini University will host the U.S. premiere of Frances Xavier Cabrini: The People’s Saint at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute. The film explores the culture and spirituality that shaped Mother Cabrini, the Patron Saint of Immigrants and Hospital Administrators. Honoring the centenary of her death, the special premiere includes a p...

Thu, December 7, 2017. 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM EST. Trattoria Giuseppe - 4799 West Chester Pike - Newtown Square, PA 19073. Filitalia Internationalin collaboration with the Delaware County Chapter Presents: 4th Annual "La Vigilia" Feast of the Seven Fishes Filitalia International Humanitarian Committee is proud to present the 12th Annual Christmas Seals...

Celestino Ambrosini nacque a Chieti nel febbraio 1858 (un’altra fonte colloca la sua data di nascita nel 1855). Nella sua città fece la trafila in una storica “barberia”. Successivamente, chiamato a servire l’Esercito, svolse anche in divisa il ruolo di barbiere. A 27 anni decise di emigrare per gli Stati Uniti. Giunse ad “Ellis Island” nel 1885. S...

Paint what you know.That’s what Connie Tartaglia’s art teacher preached all those years ago, when little Joey was still just walking, and she was taking a nighttime painting course while Joe Sr. was busy with the family fruit stands. So she did. The view from their Ninth Street apartment window: the crush of a crowded fruit stand in the cold, with...