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March 23, 2015 Los Verdes Golf Club - 3301 Via Campesina - Rancho Palos Verdes, California Vistas for Children's 13th Annual Golf Tournament "Under the Tuscan Sun" promises to be an amazing day of golf with putting and other contests, a Fiat hole-in-one prize, Italian wine tasting, Live Auction and Dinner with awards for the day. Auctio...

I remember my grandmother's panicked reaction to my nearly knocking a large mirror from a wall as a child. It wasn't the cleanup or the possible injury she feared from it shattering to the floor. It was the fate of her granddaughter, strapped with seven long years of bad luck that would ensue from a broken mirror. When it happened, my nana set the...

Insieme a Chicago will offer the unique opportunity to practice Italian for all of those who are interested in improving their conversational skills. On April 25, from 1 to 4 p.m., the Italian language school will feature an Italian course designed to practice everyday talks.   Participants will have the opportunity to speak in Italian...

Luogo e data: Roma, 23 – 24 – 25 Giugno 2015 Obiettivi: Fornire gli strumenti e le competenze necessarie per specializzarsi in Export Management. È in arrivo il primo corso intensivo di formazione pensato e strutturato da Exportiamo in collaborazione con 3 società Leader nel campo dei processi di internazionalizzazione: IBS Italia, IC&a...

The general public recognizes thoroughbred racing because of the big-name Triple Crown races: the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes. But the Somone brothers, Tony and Michael, instead gravitated to harness racing as teens.   They grew up close to Maywood Park, which with its sister track in Crete, Balmoral Park, is a hub of I...

May 16 10:30 am — 12:30 pmWestchester Italian Cultural CenterOne Generoso Pope Place , Tuckahoe , NY 10707 United States La Serenissima: Venetian Islands: Murano, Burano, Torcello, and San MicheleThe outer islands of Venice are fascinating, each is so different and has its unique history. Torcello, the oldest of the lagoon's island, Murano, famous...

by Goffredo Palmerini   Monumentale volume, cartaceo e cd, sull'emigrazione italiana, di capitale importanza per la diffusione della conoscenza e della storia del fenomeno.    Il Dizionario Enciclopedico delle Migrazioni Italiane nel Mondo, edito da Ser ItaliAteneo e Fondazione Migrantes e curato da Tiziana Grassi, Enzo Caffarell...

June 5, 2015 - Friday 5:00 PMBoston Museum Of Fine Arts - 465 Huntington Avenue - Boston, Massachusetts Inspired by the newly installed exhibition Leonardo da Vinci and the Idea of Beauty, The Teen Arts Council presents Una Notte in Firenze (A Night in Florence); an event influence by the cultural richness of the Renaissance eera in...

by Alison Veness   The resort season has been a blast this year, a total global trip, (Seoul, LA, South of France) and it touched down in Chelsea, New York, yesterday morning. Seated in the Dia warehouse space with Persian carpets and chintz seats the bohemian mood was set.   And then the steel roller doors opened like the curtains go...

"I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore" used to say Dorothy in "The Wizard of Oz". Well, today we actually are: we're in Kansas City, shared between Kansas and Missouri, where we meet the guest of our interview. Gino Serra is the Italian Honorary Vice Consul here. Even in the Midwest area, Italians left their mark and continue to do that, as...

di Giulia Cimpanelli Sua maestà l'arancino. Il re dello street food siciliano è conosciuto e diffuso in tutto il mondo. E se i siciliani ne rivendicano giustamente i diritti d'autore e discutono tra Est e Ovest sul suo nome (arancine a occidente e arancini a oriente), nel resto d'Italia e del mondo in molti cercano di copiarlo.   Ma nonosta...

by Annastella Palasciano La Grotta Mangiapane, conosciuta anche con il nome di "Grotta degli Uffizi", è una delle più importanti del territorio trapanese, in Sicilia. Il nome deriva da quello di una famiglia che abitò all'interno di minuscole case a partire dal 1819, e che si dedicava principalmente all'agricoltura e alla pesca.   Oggi è la...