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By Tom Nealon We take Italian food for granted. Surrounded as we are by cookbooks, cooking shows, and restaurants, both fancy and humble, featuring the cuisine of everyone's favorite footwear-shaped country, we often fail to wonder how this wonderful food was passed down to us.   So much of French, English, and American food was preserved i...

Italy and the United States even closer thanks to an agreement signed between Trenitalia and United Airlines, that will allow both companies to offer new and better opportunities for connections to their customers with the combined sale of airline and train tickets, through the network of Travel Agencies Italian.   The agreement, pointing to...

Michele Scicolone's first memories of visiting Italy are of the vegetable gardens. Artichokes, peppers and zucchini grew everywhere, even in the highway medians. She was just a child, but that indelible memory has brought her full circle. She's returned to Italy year after year, exploring the regional foods, teaching classes and leading culinary t...

Italy's biggest renewable energy company Enel Green Power is set to appoint the head of its North America unit Francesco Venturini as its new chief executive, a source close to the matter said on Wednesday. "The candidate is Venturini", the source told Reuters.   The company, whose board is due to meet on Friday for the appointment, decline...

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Gabriele Delmonaco as President/Executive Director of Boys' & Girls' Towns of Italy. "For 70 years, the innovative self-government approach has offered thousands of boys and girls a 'chance in life.'   I am honored to become part of the wonderful mission of BGTI and to build on the amazin...

The award- winning online soap opera "Proper Manors" has been picked up for distribution by Proven Entertainment's Emmy Award winning Producers Conrad L. Ricketts and David DiVona.   "Proper Manors," created by Pietro D'Alessio, is starting production on its 4th season in Utah. The show follows the Italian-American Sorrento family in the fic...

di Gianni Pezzano   Quando parliamo degli emigrati italiani in giro per il mondo e dei loro discendenti pensiamo subito alle partenze e agli sforzi fatti per trovare una vita nuova. C'è però un aspetto che pochi conoscono.   Chi è emigrato con successo ha voluto chiamare nel nuovo Paese di residenza parenti e compaesani. Di conseguenz...

Il presidente del Consiglio Matteo Renzi sarà in visita negli Stati Uniti dal 29 marzo al 1° aprile. .   Martedì 29 marzo il presidente Renzi sarà in Nevada all'impianto Enel di Stillwater, mercoledì 30 a Chicago, giovedì 31 a Boston e in serata a Washington, dove rimarrà fino a venerdì 1° aprile per prendere parte al Vertice sulla sicurezza...

Perhaps it is too convenient, the shorthand that melds into one shapeless mass the individuals who came from throughout the world to the United States near the turn of the 20th century, seeking a better life. In his first book, "Alba Nuova," (A New Dawn) one local author separates from the huddled masses one of the flesh-and-blood people who p...

di Daniela Polizzi È un poker che vale una buona fetta di quegli oltre 100 milioni di investimenti scritti a piano. Boston, Copenaghen, Trieste e Doha in Qatar sono le quattro carte che Eataly servirà sul tavolo tra dicembre e gennaio.   La capitale del Massachusetts sarà la prima apertura in calendario, prevista entro poche settimane, e po...

By Robert Ranieri   Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox and Joe Torre — three of baseball's most decorated managers — were unanimously selected Monday for induction to the Hall of Fame. La Russa ranks third on the list of all-time managerial victories, trailing only Connie Mack and John McGraw. Cox is fourth and Torre fifth.    La Russa, w...

Fincantieri e Princess Cruises, brand del gruppo statunitense Carnival Corporation & plc, hanno trovato l'accordo per la costruzione di una nuova nave da crociera. Il valore dell'investimento per la societa' armatrice e' di circa 600 milioni di euro.   La nave, che entrera' a far parte della flotta della compagnia nel 2017, avra' una sta...