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Frank Coletta anchors NBC 10 News Sunrise and NBC 10 News at Noon. Frank joined NBC 10 in 1978 as an assignment editor. He became a general assignment reporter in 1981 and began anchoring the "Today" show local newsbreaks in 1982. He began anchoring the Saturday newscasts in 1983 and was named Sunrise anchor in 1985.   Frank has receive...

The Italian-American Cultural Organization will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 4 at Grove Manor Estates, 160 Grove St., Braintree. The guest speaker will be Paul Pecci. He will talk about his Italian heritage and its influence on his professional and artistic life. Pecci is the president and CEO of Braintree Cooperative Bank and a professional artist wit...

WTI Magazine #75    2016 January 18Author : folclore.it      Translation by:   On January 6, the day of the Epiphany, since 1997 Florence has recovered an ancient tradition to commemorate the visit of the Three Wise Men (in Italian, "I Re Magi") to the infant Jesus. The ride of the Three Wise Men starts in the afternoon from the Pitti Palace, pas...

by Stephanie Kirchgaessner   During the day, Claudia Proietti works in the insurance industry. But at night, she is dreaming up menus. Next week, the 59-year-old plans to serve a 16-people carnival-inspired feast that uses "all the colours of nature", beginning with a velvety orange pumpkin soup with ricotta crostini and ending with a rich c...

di Giada Gramanzini   Entrambi nati a Reggio Emilia. Entrambi diplomati al liceo classico e trasferitisi a Milano per frequentare l'Istituto Europeo di Design. Entrambi hanno iniziato a lavorare in Italia per Il Sole 24 Ore, per poi iniziare una collaborazione duratura con il New York Times e altre grandi testate giornalistiche statunitensi....

di Alessandra Troncana   Almeno tu, nell'universo (e sulla navicella spaziale). Tra le scocciature degli astronauti, oltre al cibo precotto, c'è l'igiene orale: pare che il problema sia stato risolto. Al prossimo viaggio nello spazio, Samantha Cristoforetti e soci si laveranno i denti con Iko, lo spazzolino che si indossa come un guanto. &n...

Trattoria Fresco's Israel Padilla knows plenty about authentic Italian cuisine. After all, he learned it from a family full of restaurateurs.   But when it came to painting, carpentry or laying down new flooring, he relied on an entirely different source. "Thank god for YouTube," Padilla said. "If it wasn't for how-to videos on YouTube,...

  WTI Magazine #77    2016 March 18Author : italia.it      Translation by:   Art and architecture, nature and museums have made Trento a cultural hotspot. Provincial and (autonomous) Regional Capital, this city in Trentino Alto Adige boasts a long, rich tradition and some of the most important monuments in Italian history. Trento was struck at t...

Sara Delucchi is the recipient of the 2016 Renaissance Lodge scholarship in Italian Studies. The scholarship is intended to recognize students who distinguish themselves academically in Italian Studies, and at the same time who manifest dedication to the wellbeing of the Italian community both on and outside the campus.   The Renaissance Lod...

The temperature was in the mid-40s and the chill breeze made it feel colder even with the sunshine, but at Ralph's Italian Ices, patrons were lined up for their first taste of the season.   It just goes to show you, it does not take a hot summer day for Staten Islanders thoughts to turn to pina colada, rainbow and mango ices. It just ta...

Actress Doris Roberts, who died at age 90 on April 17, was probably best known for playing the meddling Marie Barone on the hit sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond.   As the matriarch of an Italian-American family, Marie was both a doting mother and overbearing mother-in-law. She checks up on her son Raymond (Ray Romano) who lives right across th...

Dal 9 al 12 maggio prossimi, Assocamerestero sarà a CIBUS 2016 con una delegazione di 13 buyers - provenienti da Canada, Stati Uniti e Messico - impegnati in incontri BtoB con le aziende espositrici e in una sessione di approfondimento, realizzata con AICIG(Associazione Italiana Consorzi Indicazioni Geografiche), sulle produzioni DOP e IGP. L'iniz...