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<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>On the Cover: Giardino dell'Iris

On the Cover: Giardino dell'Iris

In Florence, Italy rests a truly unique place - Giardino dell'Iris, the Iris Garden. Near Piazzale Michelangelo, this special garden is the only botanical garden dedicated to this flower variety in all of Europe. The Iris Garden was created with…

<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>A Look Back: A Traditional Wedding in Veneto
<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>Calcio: Gli Azzurri - The unthinkable has happened: Italy 0 - 1 North Macedonia
<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>Il Volo: Then and Now

Il Volo: Then and Now

As Il Volo continues their 2022 European Tour and their North American Tour begins this fall, we thought it would be fun to look back on an article originally printed in August 2011 and written by the late Paul Sciria.…

<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>Letters from the  Old Country by Ben Lariccia

Letters from the Old Country by Ben Lariccia

May 2022 |

{mprestriction ids="*"} Many immigrants were in regular contact with their families back home. Those who were illiterate had people who wrote for them. Correspondence from Italy was often read aloud to the entire family. Letters could contain money or a reference…

<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>Bambi’s Sicilian Mother

Bambi’s Sicilian Mother

May 2022 |

“Mother? Where are you, mother?” If you have seen Disney’s “Bambi,” you know this scene. In the interests of those who haven’t, I won’t go into more detail. That scene, as well as the others between Bambi and his mother,…

The 1960 Rome Olympics

The 1960 Rome Olympics

May 2022 |

The 1960 Rome Olympic Games, also known as the SVII Olympiad in Rome, Italy, were spectacular, moving, and memorable. The 1960 Rome Olympics catapulted athletic competition worldwide like never before.The 1960 Games were held from August 25 to September 11…

All’s Fair in Love and War: “The Italian Prisoner”