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St. Joseph Catholic School’s annual muffuletta sale will not be stopped by COVID-19 this week. The sandwich fundraiser benefitting the school’s athletic department usually takes place in the spring, but this year’s was postponed. The authentic muffulettas, which from the New Orleans Central Grocery, cost $25 each and can be picked up between 11 a.m...

Oggi ho depositato una Interrogazione a risposta scritta al Ministro della salute, Roberto Speranza, per sapere se il Ministro intenda attivarsi al fine di riconoscere il diritto di accedere alle prestazioni sanitarie del SSN ai pensionati italiani residenti all’estero e che pagano le tasse in Italia. I pensionati italiani iscritti all’Aire, perdon...

Social media has blown up over the Columbus statue topic. We realize the topic holds great controversy ... we realize there are two sides to every story ... and, we realize there are MANY outcries and opinions. Without causing further heated arguments and meanness to each other, we simply would like to help people UNDERSTAND WHY the Italian communi...

In his current role, JP Comte is responsible for the North and South America operations of one of the world’s largest Italian food companies. Comte has almost 30 years global experience in the fast moving consumer goods industry, which began at Procter & Gamble where he held positions in sales, marketing, and general management. Through his increas...

John Mengatti is an American actor who is best known for his appearance in the television series “The White Shadow” in the role of Nick Vitaglia. The series ran from 1979 through 1981. He became a popular young actor and teen heartthrob during this time. Many of his fans from this era are wondering whatever happened to him? We looked into his perso...

Lazio is certainly one of the most important regions of the Italian peninsula, and not only because of the presence of Rome, the bureaucratic capital of the Italian state and the moral capital of art and culture. Lazio is also a land full of charm and mystery, where the anthropic action has been able to mix well with the boundless beauties of the n...

A new Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace is coming to Briarcliff Commons in Morris Plains. This is the market's second location in New Jersey and its first in Morris County. Founded in 1988, Uncle Giuseppe's has eight stores in New York and one in Ramsey. Urban Edge Properties, the real estate trust that owns Briarcliff Commons, announced that Uncle Gius...

The author opens his book with a quote from Winston Churchill writing about the Balkans, ‘They produce more history than they can consume,’ underlining the problems facing any writer trying to bottle the essence of Sicily. He cites beauty, conflict, civilisation and chaos as being the four ingredients that define the island. He has split his book i...

Maria Pedulla, Director, America’s Head of Business Line, Anti Financial Crime Wealth Management was recently selected as Top Female Executive of the Year for 2020 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her exceptional leadership and commitment to her profession. Inclusion with the International Association of Top Profess...

When Napoleon declared himself emperor, he was reinvoking a title with strong links to Ancient Rome. However, his family also had very real links to the city which is how there came to be a Museo Napoleonico in Rome. The Napoleon Museum sits just off the Lungotevere, across from the Supreme Court. On the first floor of a noble Palazzo, the museum i...

With the fourth of July holiday fast approaching, it's great to spotlight stories that represent the true American Dream. I first met Buddy Valastro in 2009 when I pursued him for a corporate marketing campaign for Nasdaq and since have been in touch with him on a few projects and have enjoyed seeing him grow. Sharing a passion for creativity, dete...

After several cancellations due to the coronavirus, the Ellwood City Italian American Heritage Foundation met June 26 at the Wolverine Resturant for its monthly meeting. President Barbara Mastropietro welcomed the group recognizing founder Gene Morabito. Greetings were extended to new member Kathi Wisniewski, along with potential members Anthony Ro...