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As the world’s largest Mazzaro’s Italian Market fan, when I heard about a new spot opening closer to the radio station, I got a little excited. DeCosmo Italian Market is doing a soft opening right now, but they are already packed during lunch hour. Word spreads quickly among us northern transplants when places like this open up. I heard a lot of Ne...

Prepare your pantries and ready your stomachs – a massive Italian market is now open in Pinellas Park. DeCosmo Italian Market soft opened at 6832 49th Street North and celebrates the official grand opening of its sprawling grocery store and cafe this weekend. Specializing in imported Italian goods, fresh pastas and produce, bakery items, sweets, an...

Walk through the doors of Tutti Da Gio and you are in Sicily. Everyone behind the counter is speaking Italian. A fire blazes in a ceramic pizza oven. Balls of dough stand ready. Tutti Da Gio, 5851 Old Hickory Blvd. in Hermitage

In Collaboration with Cinecitta, Cinema Italy will bring a series of five films that participated to the David di Donatello Awards in 2021 FREE and open to the public in the weekend of October 7th to the 9th 2022. This is a Special Event, stay tuned for the full festival in 2023.The Coral Gables Art Cinema, 260 Aragon Ave. Coral Gables 33134, will...

Sammio’s Italian Restaurant in Fayetteville has house-made red sauce favorites, quick lunch options and a family atmosphere. Louis Frangos has owned the original Hope Mills location for decades. He opened the Raeford Road location in 2004 and sold it to Sarah and James Whiteaker four years later.  Sarah, 37, grew up in Fayetteville. James, 39, is a...

Italian Car Day Atlanta Saturday, October 8th, 2022 / Online Registration is OPEN! Celebrate 25 years with us! Get your spot now, save money with pre-registration and get a multi-car discount not available on day of show! ICD22 will be at the Ferrari Maserati of Atlanta, 11875 Alpharetta Highway, Roswell, GA 30009 (enter from Wills Road, come up th...

A group of Italian pizza experts has named Tampa Bay-based pizza company Fabrica one of the 50 best pizzerias in America. 50TopPizza is an online guide curated by a team of anonymous and hand-selected inspectors, who travel Italy and the globe in search of the best pizzerias around. Their guide for 2022 was recently released, and local favorite Fab...

The Italian Sea Group has announced the delivery of the first Tecnomar for Lamborghini 63 in Miami. The debut in South Florida represents an important achievement for the Group, confirming its commercial expansion plan in the USA, which already began in the early season with the opening of the first flagship store in East Hampton, Long Island, a re...

The FBI’s Italian counterparts, known as the Carabinieri, recovered two missing 16th century Italian tapestries in Florida. According to the FBI, Carabinieri’s Tutela Patrimonio Culturale (which translates to “Protection of Cultural Heritage”) discovered the tapestries, believed to have been lost forever. The first of the 16th century tapestries wa...

A restaurant dedicated to authentic Italian cuisine is opening in downtown Alpharetta. Sorella Vicina is coming to the Hamilton Hotel at 35 Milton Avenue. The concept is from Cellared Roots Hospitality Group, led by Phillip Cooper. The company also operates Vin 25 in Roswell and Citizen Soul in Alpharetta.  orella Vicina will offer house-made and...

In celebration of Italian American Heritage Month, A Fish Called Avalon will host an exhibition of Italian American Icons, featuring 14 award-winning mosaic portraits from Italy’s internationally renowned Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli.  Founded in 1922 in the small town of Spilimbergo in the Friuli Venezia Giulia region in Northeast Italy, the missi...

Bringing Italian culture to the forefront, with nonnas, spaghetti and a large family style gathering, the Italian American-Club of the CSRA continues to host their annual Pasta Festival. The Pasta Festival, a one day fundraising and charity gather on Friday, Oct. 7, provides meals and fellowship to the Augusta community. Portions of the proceeds wi...