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Dear all,here are the finalist that will come to Washington DC at the ISSNAF Annual Event 2016 to present their work to the Jury which will select the winner of the 2016 ISSNAF young investigator Awards. The finalists will be contacted by ISSNAF with details for the participation to the Annual Event on Oct, 17 and 18 at the Italian Embassy in Washi...

Westy Self Storage continues its support of The Greater Ramsey Chapter of UNICO. The company has donated a gift of two months of free rent for a storage unit and free use of the Westy truck equipped with driver to support this year's annual wine tasting fundraising event.   The Greater Ramsey Chapter of UNICO is a registered 5013c non-profit...

Sapori Ristorante Italiano opened for business Monday in New Town, located in a large space at the corner of Center and Courthouse streets.   "The menu is built to provide traditional staples like lasagna and manicotti to more intricate dishes like grilled Branzino, Tuscan veal chop, quail and rabbit," said Dario Amato, who co-owns the resta...

Un'ora e mezza di concerto per celebrare l'Anno della cultura italiana negli Stati Uniti. Oltre dodici minuti di applausi. La gremitissima sala del Music Center at Strathmore di Bethesda ha tributato un'accoglienza entusiasta ai giovani dell'Accademia Teatro alla Scala, per la prima volta negli USA grazie alla Fondazione Bracco e in collaborazione...

Established in 1998, this annual scholarship is made available to qualifying high school seniors in memory of Vincenzo "Jimmy" De Pinto, a late president of the Society, for his contributions to the Societa Madonna Dei Martiri, the Hoboken Italian Festival and his devotion to the Madonna.   Emigrating from Italy, Mr. De Pinto never abandoned...

On Saturday, two of Italy's most famous soccer teams will meet at Lincoln Financial Field. AS Roma and Inter Milan have long been among Serie A's powerhouses, and in doing so have been global representatives for two of the world's great cities.   Even if you only follow Serie A on occasion, you surely know that the league is steeped in tradi...

by Kit Waskom Pollard   About three times a year — and always just before Christmas — Ron Frezzo, his wife, Camille, and their family, including grown daughter Cristina, travel from Silver Spring to Baltimore, where they raid the aisles at Trinacria Italian Deli on North Paca Street before heading to lunch in Little Italy.   "We buy o...

This year's judges included Chairman Walt Smith, Steven Clarke, John Brown, Superintendent Russell Lazovick, Barbara Hirsch, Phil White and Board of Education trustee Fred Scalera. Radcliffe Elementary Principal Michael Kearney is the Nutley Jaycees' Educator of the Year. The winners will be honored at a Thursday, April 7, dinner at The V...

Katie Parla is living her dream in Rome, The Eternal City. She grew up in an Italian-American household in Princeton Junction, where her parents worked in various food businesses. Papa now owns Clydz restaurant in New Brunswick (known for game and specialty cocktails), while her mother, Jo Ann, gives popular cooking demos at the West Windsor Commun...

WASINGTON (Nov. 5, 2012) – Si è svolta oggi presso l'Ambasciata d'Italia a Washington la festa in onore delle Forze Armate italiane. Tra i presenti, rappresentanti ad alto livello delle Autorità civili e militari dell'Amministrazione USA, oltre che numerosi esponenti delle altre Missioni diplomatiche e della comunità italo-americana. Negli interven...

Parents should bar their children from watching a Nickelodeon film scheduled for release this year because of the way it portrays Italian Americans, says a coalition based in New Jersey.   Manny Alfano, president of the nonprofit Italian American ONE VOICE Coalition, called on Nickelodeon, its affiliates and parent company, to halt productio...

Care lettrici e cari lettori, bentornati e bentrovati. Alcuni tra i residenti nel Nord Est degli Usa, conoscono già "Visti da New York". Per coloro che invece leggono per la prima volta questa rubrica sappiate che ogni domenica, per oltre quindici anni, è stata pubblicata nelle pagine di Oggi7, l'inserto domenicale del quotidiano in lingua italiana...