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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...

We have a plethora of casual Italian restaurants – pizza and pasta houses and red-sauce eateries – that offer a good meal, especially for families. But there is a dearth of fine dining Italian restaurants that serve traditional Italian regional classics in a a more upscale atmosphere suitable for a romantic night out, with fine white tablecloths in...

When Miami-based restaurateur and chef José Mendín is behind a new culinary concept, it’s safe to assume it will be a hit. If it’s Italian? Even better. Closing down his former La Placita eatery and relaunching an alfresco Italian paradise, Patio Isola, Mendín presents the sister concept to his beloved Sunset Harbour Casa Isola. Famed for its mouth...

A taste of the roaring twenties is coming to Coral Springs. Divieto Ristorante, a Miami-based Italian chain restaurant, will open its doors in Coral Springs at 2729 N. University Drive, the former location of Applebee’s. Applebee’s closed in February 2021 due to pandemic-related financial difficulties. Divieto Ristorante proposed opening in Coral S...