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More than 16 million tourists descend on this city of 360,000 each year, most making a beeline for the ancient Ponte Vecchio to memorialize their visit with a cellphone held on a selfie wand. As a ready-made postcard, the view of the Arno River from the bridge's midpoint would seem hard to top. And yet, as with so much else in Florence, anothe...

Il Presidente di "Insieme per gli italiani", Melo Cicala, ha partecipato lunedì scorso al pranzo organizzato dall'ambasciatore d'Italia a Washington Claudio Bisogniero in onore della delegazione italiana capitanata dal vice presidente della Camera dei deputati, Antonio Leone. I Presidenti delle Camere dei paesi appartenenti al G8 si sono recati in...

Rome, December 17 - The United States has the highest number of companies and employees in Italy, followed by France and Germany, Istat said Monday. The US had 2,282 firms and more than 257,000 workers in 2010, the statistics agency said, compared to 1,800 and 247,425 for French multinationals and 1,974 and 166,868 for German ones.

Old school Italian comic Dom Irrera and new school Italian comic Sebastion Maniscalco will headline four big shows in Connecticut on March 22, 23 & 30, 2013. Dom Irrera's stand-up material was honed in a multi-generational Italian household. He grew up in South Philadelphia while living with his mother, sister, grandmother, uncles and cousins...

È rientrata nei giorni scorsi a New York la Delegazione dell'ASILM - American Society of the Italian Legions of Merit - che ha visitato la Sicilia. L'ASILM, come è noto, è la società con sede a New York che riunisce le personalità decorate dalla Repubblica Italiana. Durante il soggiorno in Sicilia la Delegazione, composta da importati membri della...

2013 Women's Italian OpenLoretta BatesBrianne CanovaJune 3, 2013 Information on The 22nd Women's Italian Open for 2013 The 22nd annual Women's Italian Open will be held at The Mauh-Nah-Tee-See Club on Monday, June 3rd, with an 8am shotgun start. Lunch immediately following golf, in the club house.

Formaggi che partono dalla verde Valsassina per raggiungere i più raffinati desk di New York. La Mauri ha appena aperto una filiale negli Usa: è un mercato contingentato per l'import e c'era quindi bisogno di una branch negli States.

The Washington Elementary School Foundation will be hosting its 3rd annual fundraiser on May 18, 2013, from 6:00-9:00 PM. The event will be held at the Convivio Center at 2157 India Street in Little Italy. Italian cuisine will be provided by Mona Lisa Restaurant. Old pictures of the school will be on display.   Our Foundation is a 501(c)(3)...

Si inaugura oggi a New York presso lo Jacob K. Javitis Center, BookExpo America, la principale fiera professionale dell'editoria degli Stati Uniti, a cui partecipano ogni anno editori di tutta l'America, Nord e Sud e dei paesi asiatici, e che vede la partecipazione fino al 1° giugno dell'eccellenza dell'editoria italiana.   E' l'Agenzia Ice...

by Dina Sciortino   Senator Carlucci joins members of the Italian-American State Legislators Conference to present Clarkstown South High School student Alana Kurtti with a $1,500 dollar check in Albany. New City resident Alana Kurtti, a model student and member of her community, was chosen as this year's winner of the Italian-American S...

"There are only two types of people in the world: Italians and those who want to be Italian." I was born one of the lucky ones. My grandparents were from the towns of Mozzano and Aquasanta (paternal) in the Marches region of Italy. They were poor, hardworking farmers who migrated to this country early in the 20th century seeking a better life. The...

by Mauro Battocchi   I'm delighted to announce that prof. Massimo Maresca has just joined us at the Consulate as the head of the Science and Technology Office. He is now the liaison officer between the Consulate and the world of research, not only here in the Bay Area, but in the whole the West of the US.   Dr. Maresca took a leave fr...