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Come August, a tiny slice of Chicago will transform itself into the streets of Rome, Venice and Palermo with the weekend Taylor Street Festa Italiana in Chicago’s historic Little Italy neighborhood. Onesti Entertainment Corporation President Ron Onesti — who started the original event  — returns after a six-year hiatus to produce the 2018 edition o...

When: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 At 8:00 pm - Where: Istituto Italiano di Cultura - 500 N Michigan Ave - Organized by : Istituto Italiano di Cultura, In collaboration with : Coco Productions, Inc. - Entrance : Free FABRIZIO BOSSO’S STATE OF THE ART IS THE EXPRESSION OF THE ITALIAN TRUMPETER’S AUTHENTIC, POWERFUL AND EXPRESSIVE ARTISTIC DIALOGUE WITH...

Comitato Tricolore Italiani nel Mondo will host its ninth annual Festa della Repubblica on June 3 at the Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii in Chicago. The event celebrates the birth of the Italian republic and bears the distinction of being the only such celebration outside of Italy to feature a parade through the streets. Festivities will begin with a...

As Italians, our fast food might be pane e formaggio on the fly, but when is the last time you savored an al fresco feast in the great outdoors? Before summer escapes, take time now to plan a picnic with your cherished family and friends. One summer weekend every year, my family and I are lucky to be part of the annual PDG picnic. The PDG lodge ori...

Perry Mandera is someone who lives to be of service to others in need. That is why his very first job was the highest service that Americans can perform. He joined the U. S. Marine Corps Reserves right after he graduated from high school. This move led him toward the company that he runs today that he called “The Custom Cares Companies, Inc.” While...

When: May 17, 2018 Doors 6:30 PM / Show 7:00 PM - Where: 1119 E. Prospect St., Indianapolis, IN, 46203 - Info: This event is 21 and over Luca Stricagnoli, born and raised in Italy, is an acoustic guitarist known for his unique style and innovative playing techniques. His original approach to music has led him to a variety of successes from obtainin...

Saturday May 19, 6.30 PM-11.30 PM EDT. Lithuanian Club, 877 E. 185 St., Cleveland, OH, 44119. You can purchase tickets on our web site www.italianamericanbrotherhoodclub.com or at Severino's Restaurant and Lounge 35125 Vine Street, Eastlake, Ohio 44095 440-946-0770 The Italian American Brotherhood Club of Cleveland is celebrating it’s 90th year at...

While it may be convenient, online commerce has cast aside the human connections that revolve around small business. This economic and cultural shift and the desire to preserve the memory of small businesses, if not the businesses themselves, inspired Francesco Pergolesi’s “Heroes” and “Tableaux”—two distinct, yet intertwined photographic essays sh...

The Saint Ambrogio Society Club celebrated its 100th anniversary on Saturday. Dozens of members and their families gathered at their Montague Street clubhouse for a banquet dinner to commemorate the event. Saint Ambrogio hosts fish frys and pasta nights throughout the year for the Rockford community and are proud to share their Italian-American her...

When: Tuesday, June 05, 2018 At 6:00 pm - Where: Istituto Italiano di Cultura - 500 N Michigan Ave - What: A Lecture by Distinguished Italian Fulbright Lecturer Michela Valmori, University of Bologna - Organized by: Istituto Italiano di Cultura - Entrance : Free Immigration has created the foundation of America, it is not only what made this nation...

When: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 At 6:00 pm - Where: Istituto Italiano di Cultura - 500 N Michigan Ave, - Organized by : Istituto Italiano di Cultura - Entrance : Free. RSVP at https://clothesvscostumes.eventbrite.com  As part of this initiative, a series of events dedicated to numerous filmmaking careers, including masterclasses and screenings will be...

When: From Tuesday, May 22, 2018 to Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - Where: Istituto Italiano di Cultura - 500 N Michigan Ave - Organized by : Istituto Italiano di Cultura In collaboration with : Chicago International Film Festival - Entrance : Free “Fare Cinema” (Filmmaking) is an initiative coordinated by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Inte...