The Clock Tower, a Santa Monica office building beloved by Westside creative firms, has been snapped up by Italian investors who specialize in buying trophy historic properties. Clad in white terra cotta, the 12-story Art Deco-style office high-rise on Santa Monica Boulevard near the Third Street Promenade commands some of the highest rents in Sou...

Tickets to Cecilia Bartoli's March 21 and 26 performances are on sale to the public. Purchase online or by calling 310.434.3200. Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center - 1310 11th street - Santa Monica, CA 90401   Cecilia Bartoli lights up the Westside with an extravagant evening of sonic fireworks and dramatic costume changes...

By Jasmin St. Claire   Being a native New Yorker is sometimes an advantage in West L.A. For one, I've always been better at cursing out cab drivers than the locals. There are disadvantages, too: I'm saddled with a New Yorker's palate. It craves the flavors and ambiance of the kind of old-school Italian restaurant you'd find in one of th...

Diesel, A Bookstore in Brentwood welcomes Joseph Di Prisco to the store to discuss and sign his new memoir, Subway to California, on Thursday, October 9th at 7pm.   In 1961, the Di Priscos fled Brooklyn--and the FBI. The father had been implicated in police corruption and he escaped to California, where his wife and two of her four sons join...

Una settimana in California, per toccare con mano le opportunità del mercato USA, incontrare operatori del mondo dell'innovazione ed interfacciarsi con potenziali clienti e partner commerciali e/o strategici: con questo proposito Bridges to Italy mette a disposizione delle Startup ed Aziende italiane del proprio network una missione sul territorio...

Si e' aperta il 5 aprile al Santa Monica Art Studio la mostra "Overpainting", che vede tra gli espositori 5 apprezzati artisti italiani: Paola Fonticoli, Elena Modorati, Sonia Costantini, Paolo Iacchetti e Albano Morandi. "Overpainting" fa riferimento alla tecnica pittorica di stratificazione delle immagini che vengono successivamente cancellate pe...

Different colored frame options to match their lifestyles. See why celebrities such actresses Salma Hayek, Zooey Deschanel, Penelope Cruz, Isla Fisher, Jamie Lynn Sigler and Jennifer Coolidge are raving about the top selling lightest Italian reading glasses. Hip, fun colors for the versatile woman.   Check out fun and trendy colors...

by Silvia Simonetti   Italian cuisine is recognized and appreciated all across the globe. From extremely simple to more refined dishes, what makes the real difference are the genuine ingredients of our tradition.   Yet there was a time in the - not so distant - past when they couldn't be found abroad, due to their cost and perishabili...

by Silvia Simonetti   Organized by the Italian American Chamber of Commerce West - whose mission is to provide the business community with services, assistance, and networking opportunities -, the 4th edition of the initiative Vino California – Celebrating Italian Wine on the West Coast was held on May 14, 2014, in the historical Valentino r...

by Valerio Viale   On February 13th at The Broad Stage Performing Arts Theater in Santa Monica, Maestro Andrea Morricone gave his special Valentine Day's gift to all lovers in the greater Los Angeles area: his concert, Cinematic Visions – New Arrangements of Timeless Masterpieces, featuring the highly celebrated "Love Theme" from Cinema Para...