Sports

Italy Football Legend Andrea Pirlo Announces Retirement

November 2017 |
Andrea Pirlo dice basta al calcio giocato. A 38 anni uno dei più grandi talenti dello sport italiano più amato ha deciso che è giunto il momento di appendere le scarpe al chiodo.Leader dell’Italia Campione del Mondo nel 2006 e capace di vincere...

Andretti Family Keeps on Winning

July 2017 |
Refugees from post-war communism, the Andretti family immigrated from Montona, Italy (now Croatia) and made their new home in Nazareth, PA in the U.S. Racing legend Mario Andretti started racing in 1959 and won the Indy 500 once. His son, Michael,...

Bocce: The Sport of the Italians

July 2017 |
L’estate è il momento ideale per passare tempo all’aria aperta facendo attività utili al benessere fisico ed al divertimento in compagnia. Tra i passatempi più amati c’è, sicuramente, il gioco delle...

Vinny Viola

June 2017 |
Most everyone knows that “Always Dreaming” won the 2017 Kentucky Derby, but perhaps not as well-known is the fact that the Derby winner is co-owned by Vincent ‘Vinny’ Viola and fellow Brooklynite Anthony Bonomo. Interviewed...

"O Sole Mio"

January 2017 |
The 1920 Summer Olympics were held in Antwerp, Belgium. As the 2,600 plus athletes from 29 nations marched onto the field, the orchestra played each team’s national anthem. When the Italian team appeared, nobody could locate the music to the...

Anchors Aweigh for Fornaro?

January 2016 |
The Midshipmen of the Naval Academy had a great football season and are looking to get even better in the years ahead with the addition of Joey Fornaro of Chesterland, OH. The West Geauga graduate has applied for acceptance to the naval academy...

Rome Candidate to host the 2024 Olympic Games

March 2015 |
Premier Matteo Renzi stated at the headquarters of the Italian National Olympic Committee, during the traditional ceremony of Golden Collars that CONI organizes every year to reward the best Italian athletes, "I announce that Italy is applying to...

Traditional Italian Folk Dancing

February 2015 |
When we think of Italian folk dancing, we often think of the tarantella. This is the most popular of all Italian folk dances, probably because it originated in Southern Italy, and approximately 80% of the Italians who immigrated to America during...

2014 FIFA World Cup

June 2014 |
"In Italy, the World Cup is absolutely more important than politics and the ever-changing government," says Dante Difiore of Highland Heights. "It's a love affair, and fans take the Cup as seriously as "la famiglia" and good food. One year, the...
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