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April Birthdays

April Birthdays

April 2019 |

As we celebrate the arrival of spring, we also celebrate the birthdays of well-known Italians and Italian Americans. Perhaps the most famous of those born in April is Leonard da Vinci; the multi-talented Italian was born on April 15. Christopher…

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Coach Vince Lombardi: The Early Years (Part II)

April 2019 |

Vince Lombardi nacque a Brooklyn nel 1913 da figli di immigrati dall’Italia meridionale e diventò un mitico allenatore di football americano per essere stato negli anni ’60 il coach dei Green Bay Packer, con i quali vinse cinque campionati e…

Little Italy: Toronto

Little Italy: Toronto

April 2019 |

This month, we head a little farther north to find our featured Little Italy. Nestled in between the hip Trinity Bellwoods and cozy Palmerston neighborhoods, Toronto, Canada’s Little Italy is a pocket of culture in the heart of the city.…

Italian Language Lessons at WRHS

April 2019 |

The Cleveland History Center, in collaboration with NOIA Foundation is pleased to continue offering a series of Basic and Intermediate Italian Language classes taught by Serena Scaiola, a native speaker of Italian with many years of teaching experience at all…

Meet the Author: William Giovinazzo of "Italianitá: The Essence of Being Italian and Italian-American"