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A new fresco discovered in the ancient Roman city of Pompeii.

December 2019
Archaeologists have uncovered a well-preserved fresco of two fighting gladiators in the ancient Roman city of Pompeii. The city is undergoing a new phase of excavation, the “Great Pompeii” project, funded by the EU and Italy. This fresco was found...


New taxes on plastic and sugary drinks in Italy's 2020 budget

December 2019
Italy’s 2020 budget, designed to raise 1.3 billion euros, will include new taxes on plastic and sugary drinks. The plastic tax rides a wave of international action against pollution and is intended to raise almost 1 billion euros on its own, a...


Hundreds of farmers in Rome to protest against a surging number of wild boars

December 2019
Hundreds of farmers gathered in Rome last month to protest against a surging number of wild boars they allege are ruining their crops and land. The farmers say the boars, which are prolific breeders, need to be better controlled and rules...


LGI's calendar - things to do

November 2019
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Cleveland Museum of Art Celebrates Michelangelo

November 2019
The Cleveland Museum of Art presents "Michelangelo: Mind of the Master," featuring more than 50 drawings by Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo Buonarroti.  Celebrating the genius that is Michelangelo, the art museum is hosting ...


Calling Local Writers!

November 2019
Do you have interest in writing or journalism? Are you looking for a way to be more involved in the Italian American community? La Gazzetta Italiana is looking for writers of ALL ages to contribute articles about local events in YOUR community!...


An Evening of Giving Thanks with Carmelina

November 2019
On Sunday, Nov. 3, you are invited to enjoy an Italian style sit-down dinner with an open bar to benefit Ms. Carmelina Antonelli’s “A Touch of Italy” radio program that can be heard every Sunday on the new 101.5FM and 1330AM at 12 p.m. and 1 p.m....


Cleveland's Columbus Day Parade

November 2019
Today we celebrate our Italian Heritage. Today is about the family who made a long journey together for a new beginning. Today is about the father who wanted to provide for his family. Today is about the mother who wanted her children to have...


Ciao! Cleveland: A Fun-Filled Celebration

November 2019
In its inaugural year, Ciao! Cleveland took over the East Bank of the Flats and did it like any Italian festival would: with flare, food and fun! Kicking off Italian Heritage month, Ciao! Cleveland and its presenting sponsor, NOIA, brought...


Feast of the Seven Fishes

November 2019
“Feast Of The Seven Fishes” is set to be released by Shout Studios on Nov. 15 in select theaters. The comedy-drama was written and directed by Robert Tinnell and based on his graphic novel and Italian cookbook of the same name.  Just days...


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