Capital District author Douglas J. Gladstone, whose new book is a valentine to the obscure Italian American immigrant who served as chief carver of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial, will appear at the American Italian Heritage Museum on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 7 p.m. to talk about his controversial work and sign copies of it.   Carvin...

New York is no doubt the State with the highest number of Italian Americans in the country. Nevertheless, even if almost everybody seems to be interested just in New York City, in Upstate New York there is a huge Italian American population. In Albany, the Capital city of the Empire State, about 150 miles north to Manhattan there is plenty of them...

Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo, D-Endwell, was elected to serve as President of the New York Conference of Italian-American State Legislators for a two-year term. Lupardo has been a member of the conference since 2005. It is a bipartisan organization of New York State Assembly and Senate members of Italian descent. The Conference mission is to highli...

Tributo all'Italia e agli italiani lunedì nella capitale dello Stato di New York, in occasione dell'Italian-American Day svoltosi nel palazzo del Governo e nello studio del comptroller Thomas Di Napoli, che ha voluto dedicare una proclamation alla Italy America Chamber of Commerce, nella ricorrenza del 125.mo anniversario della fondazione.Nel salon...

di Riccardo Chioni   È ufficiale: il repubblicano Rob Astorino, Westchester county executive, ha annunciato ieri la sua candidatura alla poltrona di governatore dello stato di New York per contrastare la rielezione del democratico Andrew Cuomo, nonostante la sua grande popolarità. "Golia incontra Davide" ha commentato Ed Cox, chairman stata...

Friday, Dec. 5 & Saturday, Dec. 6 - 10 to 6 pm / Sunday, Dec. 7-12 to 4pm American Italian Heritage Museum • 1227 Central Ave • Albany, NY 12205 Share this truly old Italian Tradition with us. Our Museum rooms will be filled with many items. Decorations Unique Gifts for Children & Adults Ceppos (some fully decorated) Italian Music CD's -...

Veteran's Day celebrationOur Veteran's Day celebration will take place on Wednesday. November 11th, lunch at 12 noon and we will show "Basilone - Marine Corps Legend & American Hero." The cost for the lunch is $5. Your check is your reservation. Reservations must be made by November 9th   St. Frances Xavier Cabrini CelebrationSt. Frances...

Screening and discussion of the Italian Americans and WHMT upstate ItaliansThursday, februrary 12 - 7 pm at the Italian American Community Center 257 Washington Avenue extension - Albany, NY   WMHT's UPSTATE ITALIANS FEATURES:- JAMES J. BARBA, PRESIDENT AND CEO, Albany Medical Center - ANTONIO CIVITELLA, PRESIDENT AND CEO, TRANSF...

Monday, October 5 - The Italian American Community Center (I.A.C.C.) - 257 Washington Avenue Ext, Albany 12205 Reservations for dinner and team sign up must be in by Friday October 2nd to George Urciuoli at ggu2020@gmail.com   Dinner at Treviso's Italian Buffet 5pm - 6:15pm followed by Bocce at 6:30pm. Dinner is $25/person inc...

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. announced that the New York State Senate recently passed a legislative resolution honoring former New York Mets pitcher John Franco. Franco was honored for his commitment to preserving Italian-American Heritage as part of the recent Italian-American Day Celebration at the state capitol."John Franco is the true embo...