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di Giulia Carri   Silvia Bottinelli, 38 anni di Grosseto, 7 anni fa decide di lasciare l'Italia per trasferirsi con la famiglia a Boston in America, dove è docente universitaria in Storia dell'Arte.   Come sei arrivata negli USA?"Nel 2007, durante il mio terzo anno di dottorato in Storia dell'Arte Contemporanea a Pisa, desideravo fare...

The Longmeadow chapter of UNICO, a national Italian-American service organization, will not only serve up food and wine at its annual tasting on Saturday, but a slice of local history.   The newly published book, "On Being Italian: A Story of Food, Family and Faith" will be available at UNICO's 16th annual Food and Wine Tasting at the Basket...

by Benjamin Paulin   Brockton restaurateur, business leader, philanthropist, volunteer and former city official Charles Tartaglia was honored Thursday night at the Ring of Champions dinner hosted by Signature Healthcare. Tartaglia was nominated by Fred Niccoli, a board member of the Signature Healthcare Foundation, for the President's M...

When: Domenica 12 giugno dalle ore 10:00 alle ore 12:00 in EDTWhere: I Am Books, 189 North St, Boston 02113, MA Referred to as the "Balzac of Boston History," Anthony Mitchell Sammarco is a noted historian and author of over sixty books on the history and development of Boston, and he lectures widely on the history and development of his nati...

L'Unione Europea e gli Stati Uniti d'America hanno deciso, il 13 febbraio scorso, di avviare le procedure interne necessarie per lanciare i negoziati sul Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership sulla base delle raccomandazioni dello High Level Working Group on Jobs and Growth. L'argomento ha una portata molto vasta e sia in America che in Eu...

by Shannon DonnellyFuneral services for Antonio J. Tambone, a former resident, took place Wednesday in Winchester, Mass. Mr. Tambone, known as AJ, died at his home in Winchester with his family at his side. He was 94 years old and the husband of Alma (nee Soracco) Tambone. The couple celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary in April. Born in...

When: Saturday, May 31 – 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.Where: Waltham Common – 610 Main St, Waltham, MAThe Waltham Sons of Italy are preparing for their first Italian Festa on Waltham's Common, featuring many musical, theater and entertainment acts, as well as food, activities for children and even a cooking demonstration. The opening ceremony at 11 a.m. wi...

In una cerimonia svoltasi nella spendida cornice della mostra di Caravaggio al Museo di Belle Arti di Boston, sono stati consegnati dal Console Pastorelli gli "Achievement Awards" 2014.   I premiati sono: Ron della Chiesa (Art, Culture & Entertainment); Vlado Dukcevich (Business); Tino D'Agostino (Education); Carlo Brugnara (Science &...

Drs. Mangione and DiCello will speak about and read from their book, which encompasses three major themes: the importance of the father/daughter relationship throughout the lifecycle; the process of loss, mourning, and reconfiguring the relationship when the father dies; and the impact of Italian American culture on such relationships and loss. &n...

by Stefano Salimbeni As Colombina, the servant of the rich and stingy Venetian merchant Pantalone, Chiara Durazzini is extremely convincing as she delivers on stage the blend of grace and cunning embodied by the most famous female figure of Commedia dell'Arte — the theatrical representation of human mores, vices and virtues invented in Italy in th...

By Rich Scinto The town proved Sunday that not only could it host the annual Greater New Haven Columbus Day Parade, but that it could host a record number of marchers. "It was the largest one in 50 years that we know of," said Paul Criscuolo, co-chair of the event.   It was also the first time in the parade's history that it was hosted in...

Dal 25 agosto scorso, Nicola De Santis è il nuovo Console Generale d'Itali a Boston, competente per il Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island e Vermont. De Santis succede a Giuseppe Pastorelli, destinato a Toronto. Salernitano, classe 1969, De Santis si è laureato in Giurisprudenza all'Università di Salerno.   In carriera dip...