Italian-American millennials fight to retain culture

May 12, 2015 1377

by Jason Newton

Italian immigration may have ended decades ago, but their influence in Connecticut is everywhere. There are many Italian specialty food shops, like P&M in East Rock. "The Italian culture, the main thing is the food," said Joseph Ciccone, owner P&M Fine Foods.

"I grew up on good food. I've never known fast food." It's the same inside Liuzzi Cheese in North Haven. "My mom cooks dinner every night," said Pasquale Liuzzi. "She's been handed down recipes from her mother, who's been handed down recipes from her mother."

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