NEWS FROM : SOUTH EAST  

Our newly appointed Italian Consul in Miami, Cristiano Musillo, is an  offical of great initiative and promotional vigor.  After visiting Atlanta, back in January, Mr. Musillo decided to re-open the local chapter of the Italian-American Chamber of Commerce. The choice of the person leading this new institution could not be better or more appropriat...

Much like many other eateries during the global coronavirus crisis, "Donatello's Italian Kitchen" has seen a significant decline in revenue since the coronavirus pandemic began. But that hasn't stopped the Carmel business from helping its community, one program at a time. "We're expanding our circle of help," Adam Aasen, co-owner of Donatello's Ita...

I’ve always loved spring training. It’s one of my favorite times of year. It just has a slower pace, a softer edge. It’s friendly. And it’s all about baseball — and I love baseball.  But this year it was a little bit tougher, more of a grind to get through every day. I’ve been to spring training with the Orioles in Sarasota every year since 2014, b...

We've been doing it for about a month now, craving our favorite meal from our favorite local restaurant and ordering take-out or delivery. But for some businesses, it's just not the same. WCJB wants to let you all know which businesses are ready to serve you. "It's actually really rewarding, the support we've been getting from the community. We've...

Anthony Sansone Sr., the founder of Sansone Group, one of the region's largest commercial real estate companies, died Monday morning. He was 93. Mr. Sansone died of natural causes at his home in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. He was principal, chairman and CEO of Clayton-based Sansone Group, whose other principals are four of his sons: Jim, Nick, Dou...

A delicious treat for the Charleston County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's office tweeted that Carrabba's in North Charleston donated lunch to the deputies of the B patrol. "Thank you, @Carrabbas North Charleston!" the sheriff's office tweeted.  

A donation of 1000 face masks was given to Hope Abounds Cancer Network by Mike Campbell, CEO and President of Leather Italia USA. Mr. Campbell purchased the masks and donated them to Hope Abounds for appropriate distribution. “Supporting Hope Abounds, and all of the “Extraordinary People” that truly bless so many through their sincerity of love, ca...

The team behind TRUE Crafted Pizza has added another name to Charlotte’s growing roster of Italian eateries. Osteria LuCa opened in January in the space previously occupied by Charlotte Café, and there’s still a wait for a table after 6 p.m. most nights, which proves we’re a city willing to stand in line for really good wood-fired pizza. Co-owners...

City Pizza Italian Cuisine, known for its “your friendly neighborhood restaurant” approach to service, has continued to provide services during these challenging times and adapt to curbside options for carry-out and delivery in an effort to keep customers and staff safe during the COVID-19 outbreak. For almost 20 years, the West Palm Beach-based ea...

From the sunny sands of South Beach to the eclectic, mural-lined streets of Wynwood, food is part of the fabric that makes Miami a culinary melting pot. It’s a city that really brings the heat when it comes to flavor, Italian cuisine included.  Although restaurants have temporarily closed their doors, locals are still able to enjoy their favorite d...

Originally planned to debut earlier this year, Grana, the new Piedmont Heights Italian restaurant from chef Pasquale “Pat” Pascarella, opened on March 19 for pickup and curbside service only, due to the shutdown of bars and dine-in restaurants in the city of Atlanta. In early April 2018, Pascarella opened his first metro Atlanta restaurant, the Whi...

The drive to Giovanni Di Palma’s Little Italy dining “compound” in Home Park took one-third the time it normally would at 6 p.m. on a Thursday. The Connector was traffic-free and the sidewalks along 14th Street empty, except for the lone college-aged student wearing a facemask – stark signs of the reality that we are all navigating right now. My sp...