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The newly formed Chicagoland Italian American Professionals will present their first annual La Festa dei Cuccidati from 2 to 5 p.m. on Dec. 17 in the Chandelier Room at Casa Italia in Stone Park. The event will feature a baking demonstration of the traditional Sicilian Christmas fig cookie with information provided about its history and origin. &n...

by Jane Musgrave   After waiting six years to take Subway founder Fred DeLuca to court in a multi-million-dollar dispute over a massive real estate deal gone bad, Delray Beach developer Anthony Pugliese claims he can't get a fair shake because of his Italian heritage. Never mind that DeLuca, who died last year of leukemia at age 67, als...

Premier-designate Paolo Gentiloni has ancestors of Italian nobility that were from the Marche town of Tolentino, The town was among the worst hit by two big earthquakes that shook central Italy at the end of October, two months after a devastating quake claimed almost 300 lives.   Mayor Giuseppe Pezzanesi said Gentiloni returns to the area r...

By Brad Petrishen Seventy-five years ago today, the fallout on U.S. immigrants from the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor began. The FBI, on orders from President Franklin D. Roosevelt, began rounding up Japanese people deemed "potentially dangerous," more than 100,000 of whom ended up in internment camps.   But while the story of Japane...

CASA ITALIANA HALL & CULTURAL CENTERPresents: A show of ITALIAN SONGS, MUSIC, POETRYSpettacolo Musicale di Canzoni, Musiche, PoesieDirector/Regia by Bruno FUSCO DAL COLOSSEO AL VESUVIO - From the Colosseum To Mt.VesuviusSATURDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2012 @ 7:30 PMCASA ITALIANA Hall & Cultural Center595 Third Street, NW | Washington, DC 20002METRO...

Il Presidente dell'ICE - Agenzia per la promozione all'estero e l'internazionalizzazione delle imprese italiane Riccardo Monti e il Direttore Generale della RAI Luigi Gubitosi hanno siglato oggi presso la Sede RAI di viale Mazzini una Lettera d'Intenti perintegrare le rispettive presenze all'estero. L'intesa è volta a dare concreta attuazione al co...

Sarà presentato stasera alle 18.30 all'Italian American Museum il libro di Patrick Morelli "Fire and Ice". In un 21mo secolo devastato dalla violenza e dall'avidità, il procuratore degli Stati Uniti, Giovanni Mastriano, e la sua bella, sofisticata e aristocratica moglie di origini italiane, Contessa Maria Garibaldi, cittadina naturalizzata america...

Il 2012? I primi nove mesi si sono chiusi con un +23%. La nuova tappa del nostro viaggio nell'export italiano destinazione Stati Uniti ci porta a un altro successo, quello firmato, questa volta, dal settore dei macchinari rappresentato dalla Federmacchine, la federazione nazionale delle associazioni dei produttori di beni strumentali destinati allo...

INTERNAZIONALIZZARE L'IMPRESA NEGLI STATI UNITI   Aspetti societari, fiscali e giuridici. Seminario a Verona 18 Marzo 2013 Il seminario - organizzato dall'Ordine dei Commercialisti e a quello degli Avvocati di Verona- si terrà a Verona venerdì 12 aprile dalle 15.00 alle 18.00.   Vogliamo segnalare in particolare l'intervento dell'av...

In the original Little Italy in Manhattan where once only Italian was spoken (indeed, only the dialects of those who arrived even before the existence of an official Italian State), now no longer lives anyone actually born in our country. Chinatown grows more and more each day, and the Italians have moved up in Queens, Brooklyn, Long Island, The Br...

When: Thursday, May 23, 2013 — Noon to 7 p.m.Where: Giardini di Sole — Suite B-17, 460 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA [map] Free parking is accessible from the Albany Street entrance. Join Giardini di Sole as they bring the Bella Vita to Boston with their Spring Open House. Enjoy conviviality, lively refreshments, delightful door prizes and spec...

The Startup School is a three-week program in San Francisco, that offers selected participants both theoretical and experiential learning of what it's like to be a Silicon Valley startup. Aimed at teaching participants to think like an entrepreneur, the workshop is also tailored to address the entrepreneurial needs of students and professionals to...