The Memphis City Council approved the relocation of the Columbus Statue from Columbus Park at Third and Adams to Marquette Park. The Statue has been removed from the park for restoration. The UNICO Memphis Chapter Foundation (UMCF) (an IRS recognized 501c3) is now accepting tax deductible donations to relocate the Columbus Statue to Marquette Park....

The Chicago West Suburban Chapter of UNICO National will host a charitable theater outing featuring Ron Hawking's performance of "His Way, A Salute to Sinatra, The Man and His Music." A special section of the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago has been set aside for UNICO members, friends and guests at the May 30 performance. Hawking has performed "His...

By Susan Roselli Bonnell   There are just two weeks to go until the 9th Annual UNICO Italian-American Feast, a fall favorite in the Township of Clark. The grounds of the municipal building will be transformed into a carnival fun-zone with rides, games of chance, crafts, novelties, music and, of course, FOOD!   Italian favorites such a...

The Keystone Chapter of Italian-American service organization UNICO National has made great strides in its first year. Now, it's time to celebrate, while also adhering to its "service above self" ethos. On Saturday, April 13, the Keystone Chapter will mark its first anniversary with a Charity Pig Roast at Fiorelli's in Peckville. Admission is $45,...

UNICO National, and its President Rick D'Arminio, are proud to announce and congratulate six Italian American women who made the Italian National Team in Women's Lacrosse and will be competing in the European Championships this August - Alexa Cambi (Boston University), Kerrin Maurer (Duke University), Cate Soccodato (Our Lady of Mercy Academy High...

Sparta — Sparta UNICO is sponsoring the Zerbini Family Circus on Sunday, Sept.20 at Mohawk Avenue School. The big top will be erected on the field in front of the school for two performances on Sunday at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Tickets are available at Rita's Ice in the Sparta Theatre Center. Advance tickets are $10; children 3 and under a...

By Susan Hiland   A pasta and meatball dinner will be served next month to help out the local community. The Unico National Solano Chapter, which is one of the largest Italian-American service organizations in the U.S., will provide a dinner Oct. 17 to help raise money for charities in Solano County, according to an announcement for the...

By Erica SchmittAny gently worn winter gear stuffed into the back of the closet is an ideal candidate for a new home this year. The Newington branch of UNICO, the largest Italian-American service organization in the U.S., is hosting its third annual Winter Willies Clothing Drive this Saturday.   New or used coats, sweaters, sweatshirts,...

by Michael Olohan   The Greater Ramsey UNICO, an Italian-American community organization, hosted its first boccie ball tutorial and tournament, drawing about 22 competitors and raising about $1,000 on Oct. 20.   The group plans to make it an annual event, said Peter Reganato, chapter director. Joseph Verdone, a borough councilman and...

Rediscover your Italian roots next Sunday. The Pequannock Township chapter of UNICO National is holding an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Senior House to demonstrate what the organization is all about, and to recruit new members.   With almost 80 current members, the Pequannock chapter is one of the biggest and most active, said Dan Leva...