On the corner of Liberty Street and Cleveland Avenue in Hagerstown stands the place that Hagerstonians knew as Rocco's Italian Restaurant. Italian immigrants Rocco Zappacosta and his wife, Francis who was known as "Angie," built the building, which would eventually become three levels. The first level was known as Rocco's Tavern and was built in t...

When: January 13th 2019 from 5 pm to 7:15 pm - Where: St. Patrick’s Catholic School on 4101 Norbeck Road in Rockville, MD 20853 - What: Join the Montgomery County, Maryland Order Sons of Italy in America (OSIA) lodge event on Sunday, January 13 with guest speaker writer & humorist Celeste L. Behe information is below. Writer & humorist Celeste L. B...

Want to understand the proposed future of Pimlico Race Course? One place to look would be to a race even older than the Preakness Stakes (G1) at a venue far more ancient than even Old Hilltop: Il Palio, the twice yearly horse race around the Piazzo del Campo, the central square in Siena, Italy. The Dec. 13 release of the second phase of the Marylan...

Palio Ristorante, located in Foundry Row in Owings Mills, Md., is a fine and casual dining Italian restaurant that has been offering authentic Italian cuisine and great customer service since June 2018. Palio was named after a famous horse race that occurs twice a year, and the original location of the restaurant opened in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 19...

Chef Carmelo Gabriele is rolling out a new menu at the restaurant that he and his brother, Michael, opened a year ago. New dishes such as veal piccata and goat cheese risotto with shrimp will take their place alongside guest favorites like pasta with vodka sauce, carbonara, arancini, meatballs, duck pizza and eggplant Parmesan. The menu at Sarino o...

After more than three months, Serpico Pizza and Pasta has reopened in Perry Hall. ‪”Thank you for being patient with us as we made these necessary changes to our restaurant,” read a message on the eatery’s Facebook page. “It took us a lot longer than we anticipated, but we can’t wait to show it off to you!!‬” The Italian restaurant located in Perry...

Many extremely interesting things are happening and will happen in the community that in Baltimore celebrates Italy and its cultural and artistic heritage. These activities, which have been running alongside others for some time, are carried out by the Italian Cultural Center of Maryland, thanks to a capable and committed staff led by an Italian wo...

GDL Italian by Giada in Baltimore’s Horseshoe Casino has expanded their hours to include brunch Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30 am to 2 pm, tempting patrons and casino goers to indulge in their Italian fare. Giada de Laurentiis (GDL) , Food Network star and cookbook author, combines her California take on her family’s Italian cuisine (Kale Caesar...

NOTICE to all residents within the consular jurisdiction of the Italian Embassy in Washington: as of November 12, 2018, users will be able to book citizenship application appointments online. The online booking system is accessible from the Embassy website citizenship page. For further information on Italian citizenship and on the different ways to...

The Sicilian Tenors: a live taping for a Television Special to be aired on PBS stations across the country! Come be a part of the show! Sunday November 25, 2018 | 3:00 PM Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 West Patrick Street, Frederick, MD 21701 The Sicilian Tenors take the audience on a romantic journey from Hollywood to Broadway, Italy, and beyond...