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The new restaurant Ciao Italia Ristorante + Mercato, offering authentic Italian cuisine, opened in Durham last Saturday.The Ciao Italia team and owner Doug Clark are preparing to open up a portion of their indoor seating in conjunction with phase two of Governor Chris Sununu’s social distancing guidelines on June 15th. Ciao Italia currently has fiv...

When it comes to crafting mouth-wateringly delicious gourmet pizza, there’s no doubt Sarpino’s Pizzeria reigns supreme. With three stores conveniently located in Miramar, Coral Springs, and Fort Lauderdale, their mission is to serve excellent food and offer exceptional customer experiences. Elevate your pizza game with gourmet options Sarpino’s spe...

A statue of Christopher Columbus has been removed from beside Columbia’s historic canal as statues of controversial figures have become the focus of protests nationwide. The city of Columbia removed the statue early Friday morning from an area of Riverfront Park, where the explorer’s statue had stood near a popular walking trail between the Columbi...

If you aren’t familiar with downtown Springfield, you could pass by a fantastic pizzeria without ever realizing it. Hidden on Willow Street near the Springfield Post Office sits a simple eatery with few tables but many Italian food choices. Customers can pick from hot or cold sandwiches, calzones, pizza, pastas and more. With so many options and a...

The event, organized by Miami Scientific Italian Community to promote the spread of the Made in Italy researhers’ culture. Leonardo Da Vinci, symbol of the Italian excellence in creativity and innovation: this is the key in understanding the project Leonardo’s Way: The discovery of modern Italian geniuses in US. The USA appreciates and looks more a...

Seven people have been arrested for vandalizing statues of Christopher Columbus and Juan Ponce de León in Miami. The arrests happened after a chaotic scene ensued in the city where protesters had a confrontation with police, and a day after a figure of Columbus was torn down in Richmond, Virginia, and another was found beheaded in Boston, Massachus...

Early this year, when Tony Galzin realized that chef Tony Mantuano and his wife Cathy Mantuano were eating at Nicky’s Coal Fired — the restaurant Galzin co-owns in The Nations — he kind of freaked out. “Holy shit,” says Galzin. “I could not believe they were sitting in my restaurant. I didn’t want to embarrass them, but I had to say something. I am...

The Ferretti Group is expanding its reach within the US through its plans to build a service centre dedicated to their American customers, according to Italian financial news source Il Sole 24 Ore. Alberto Galassi, CEO of the Ferretti Group explained that through investments worth 15 million dollars made over a period of five years, the Group will...

Italian confectionery giant Ferrero is building another new US distribution centre, this one in Georgia. The company said the new 728,000 sq ft facility in McDonough - a suburb of Atlanta - will open in September. It will create 250 new jobs. In recent months, Ferrero has expanded its North American headquarters in New Jersey and opened two new dis...

Members of the Italian American Club have remained busy during the COVID-19 pandemic raising money to help others. The club recently made donations to organizations in Wildwood and Belleview that help feed those in need. Club President Frank Truglio made the presentations of the $1,000 checks. One of the donations went to the Wildwood Soup Kitchen,...

A month ago, it was easy to find a parking spot at Coletta’s Italian Restaurant in South Memphis. That’s not the case today-- but If there’s anything to learn about perseverance, just pay attention to the Coletta family. When FOX13 spoke with Lisa Coletta, the owner of the restaurant, a month ago she feared she would lose the family business that’s...

Say what you will about New York, but the place knows pizza. And now there’s a new spot to indulge in that crispy, thin crust goodness in Miami Beach. At a time when Miami-Dade restaurants are reopening as coronavirus quarantine restrictions have been lifted, Frankie NoNo’s arrives straight out of Staten Island, along with its executive chef Franki...