di Gabriele Scarfone   L'immigrazione degli Italiani in America ha sempre avuto un connotato quasi cinematografico dovuto al forte senso di comunità che il nostro popolo è riuscito a trasportare anche oltre oceano.   Solo poche altre etnie possono vantarsi di avere lo stesso concetto di gruppo, branco o famiglia. Città come New York,...

by Sal Ottaviano   Ocean County Library will celebrate the Italian immigration era by paying homage to Italian women and their creative handcrafted items made for every-day use in the home as part of the library's Columbus Day festivities.   "Embroidered Stories: Interpreting Women's Domestic Needlework from the Italian Diaspora" will...

By Maurizio Gardenal and Ivory Angelica Wiley Tra i vari strumenti previsti dal governo statunitense per attrarre capitali esteri particolare rilievo assume il visto EB-5. Qualsiasi cittadino straniero che investe negli Stati Uniti costituendo una nuova impresa e creando almeno dieci posti di lavoro in due anni potrebbe ottenere la cosiddetta Gree...

By Angelo Coniglio If you still live in the place where your immigrant ancestors settled, your local public library probably has hard copies of the US Census covering your location. However, if you live elsewhere, you must search on-line censuses.   I find that even for local information, using on-line searches is easier than using hard cop...

Il Ministro degli Esteri Emma Bonino ha incontrato oggi alla Farnesina una delegazione della "National Italian American Foundation" (NIAF), guidata dal Chairman Joseph Del Raso. Al centro dei colloqui i legami con la comunità italo-americana e, più in generale, lo sviluppo di sempre più strette relazioni tra Italia e Stati Uniti nei settori della...

When a Kennett Square resident turned 100 in November 2013, an outpouring of birthday wishes came from around the world, even from the White House.   On Tuesday, Feb. 24, Michele “Mike” DiPietro, a congenial, good-humored man who charmed everyone he met, passed away at the age of 101 at Neighborhood Hospice in West Chester.   Read mor...

San Diego's Little Italy has fast become a neighborhood bathed in an urban chic sensibility and one with its own mythos. But before the contemporary convergence of myriad restaurants and retailers, the neighborhood had modest beginnings with its history going back hundreds of years.   It is a collective tale of immigration and assimilation–a...

When the fire hydrants begin to look like Italian flags with green, red and white stripes, you know you're on "The Hill". With an Italian American style all their own, featuring Provel cheese and fried ravioli, there's an unmistakable St. Louis flair in this town's Italian flavor.   Settlement of what's now called "the Hill" began in the 183...

by George Barnes   Hank Lisciotti would love to know who the first Italian was who emigrated to Leominster or Fitchburg and paved the way for others to follow and build lives and businesses in northern Central Massachusetts.   Between 1820 and 2004, about 5.5 million people emigrated from Italy to the United States, with a majority of...

Un'iniziativa della Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca insieme ai Lucchesi nel Mondo. Uno spettacolo musicale per raccontare le emozioni dei nostri migranti "Italy loves America", con Franc D'Ambrosio insuperabile Fantasma dell'Opera   Uno spettacolo per raccontare in musica le emozioni dei nostri migranti negli Usa. "Italy loves America -...