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Little Italy: Chicago

Little Italy: Chicago

February 2019 |

Little Italy, talvolta chiamata University Village, è un quartiere nel Near West Side di Chicago, delimitato da Ashland Avenue a ovest, Morgan Street a est, Eisenhower Expressway a nord e Roosevelt Road a sud. Oggi  la comunità è composta da…

February Birthdays

February 2019 |

February is the birth month to some of our favorite Italians. Italian American actor Joe Pesci best known for his roles in “My Cousin Vinny,” “Home Alone” and “Goodfellas,” among other notable films, was born on Feb. 9 in Newark,…

<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>Marco Antonelli: First Italian in Mahoning County to Attain U.S. Citizenship

OVID: Loves, Myths and Other Stories

February 2019 |

Bimillennial of Ovid celebrated at Scuderie del Quirinale in Rome. Nel bimillenario della morte del sommo poeta latino Publio Ovidio Nasone, le Scuderie del Quirinale hanno dedicato al poeta-maestro delle trasfigurazioni la bellissima mostra “Ovidio. Amori, miti e altre stori”…

<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>I Love Ortigia

I Love Ortigia

February 2019 |

There is a pearl, so rare and hidden, found in South Eastern Sicily. You hope it will never be spoiled by time and tourism, a sort of lifelong friend I must see every time I return to my home in…

Remembering Alfonso D'Emilia

Remembering Alfonso D'Emilia

February 2019 |

The Italian American community of Cleveland lost a leader, an intellectual, a gentleman, and a friend this past October 2018. Alfonso D’Emilia was 90-years-old when he passed away after a short illness. He was the beloved husband for 63 years…

<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>Luca Rovini &amp; Compañeros

Luca Rovini & Compañeros

February 2019 |

An Enjoyable Blend of Italian-Style, Blues-Inspired, Country-Rock Originals The universal yet simple nature of music allows it to travel beyond physical borders and to materialize in the most unexpected places. The issue of an unfamiliar foreign tongue is no match…

Le Furlane

Le Furlane

February 2019 |

Se siete stati a Venezia vi sarà capitato di vedere ai piedi di qualche gondoliere particolarmente ligio alla tradizione o appese fuori dall’entrata di caratteristici negozietti,  delle pantofole/scarpe di velluto: le furlane. Queste calzature stanno vivendo una grande ribalta, ma…