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Giving Tuesday is next week - and we are launching our campaign now! For the first 50 leadership donors of $500 and above that give or commit a pledge between now and December 1, we will be sending you a beautiful Biordi Imports ornament as a token of our appreciation. All Biordi Imports ornaments are Italian made and hand painted. Their popular Ra...

Poste Italiane comunica che oggi 25 novembre 2020 viene emesso dal ministero dello Sviluppo Economico un francobollo commemorativo di Amedeo Peter Giannini relativo al valore della tariffa B zona 1 pari a 1,15€. Tiratura: seicentomila esemplari. Foglio da quarantacinque esemplari Il francobollo è stampato dall’Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Sta...

Nowadays we are exposed to any number of books on diets and recipes, invented by a so -called nutrition guru, each promising easy weight loss and improved health. It is difficult to choose which one to select. Honestly Healthy is a unique guide book on wellness and good health starting from appetizing salad and smoothie recipes, using fresh and sel...

When the coronavirus abruptly shut down NCAA spring sports in March, Alabama golfer Angelica Moresco suddenly found herself having to make a hard choice: deciding between her family home in Italy and her golfing home in Tuscaloosa. She went with the wisest option. She chose both. “When we found out that the season was canceled, my teammate who is a...

The death of Diego Armando Maradona, on 25 November, has plunged the Italian city Naples into mourning for the football legend who played seven golden years with Napoli, leading the club to two Serie A victories. The Argentine footballer helped Napoli to win its first Serie A league title in 1987, a remarkable feat that saw the team overcome heavyw...

During tough moments in our nation's history, pizza has always been there. American soldiers stationed in Italy during World War II ate pizza in droves, introduced to the GIs through local street vendors. When President Barack Obama and his Cabinet were hunkered down in the Situation Room during the 2011 Osama bin Laden raid, they ordered pizza to...

After year's of fundraising and getting our plans approved by the City of San Jose, Little Italy was excited to host two separate small social-distancing ceremonies to celebrate the Ground Breaking of our Italian Cultural Center & Museum.  On hand were In-Kind and monetary donors such as Mayor Liccardo and Councilmember Raul Peralez from the city o...

Nonostante il netto aumento di casi negli Usa, l’iniziativa promossa da Aeroporti di Roma, d’intesa con Alitalia e Delta Air Lines, la prima compagnia del mondo, ha ricevuto l'ok delle autorità di governo e può decollare, secondo quanto riportato da fonti autorevoli del Sole 24 Ore. Così i cieli tra Italia e Stati Uniti si riaprono, anche grazie ai...

A real estate ad posted this week has put a question mark over another beloved New Orleans restaurant. Liuzza's Restaurant & Bar at 3636 Bienville St. is for sale. Speculation instantly swirled as to the reasons behind the move for the historic restaurant, as other local institutions have been roiled by change during the coronavirus pandemic. In an...

Nearly five months after Baltimore’s Christopher Columbus statue was dumped into Baltimore’s harbor, a local group is working to recreate it—using funds from the Trump administration. In one of its last acts before the 2020 elections, the Trump administration awarded $30,000 to repair or recreate the seven-foot-tall statue that was ripped from its...

Italy is a country that holds many records. It boasts some of the oldest cities and universities, archaeological heritage and unique landscapes in the world, as well as art masterpieces and timeless characters. But it also includes places with very unusual records. Like the Aril, the shortest river in Europ Aril is one of the 25 tributaries of Lake...

With the holiday season approaching and winter break for the University of the Hampshire just over the horizon, students are running out of time to enjoy all that the town of Durham has to offer before returning home.  Whether it’s treating your parents to a nice local dinner while they’re in town or shooting that final shot in the midst of ‘cuffin...