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On 21 October, the award ceremony for the scholarships offered by the Eduitalia Association to 23 students from American high schools who successfully passed the AP Italian language exam in 2020 was held in virtual mode. The ceremony took part during the XX Week of the Italian Language in the world. The 2518 registered AP Italian exams by the Colle...

If you’ve ever walked the Sassi di Matera at night, you know how enchanting they are. Yet, at the same time, they can also be eerie; the dark ravines, mysterious caves and labyrinthine alleys enveloped in silence can give you a certain thrill.   Imagine them on gloomy November nights, decades ago when the Sassi weren’t as picturesque as they are to...

E' opera del pasticcere padovano Francesco Luni è il “miglior panettone del mondo 2020”: questo il responso del Campionato Internazionale della Federazione Internazionale Pasticceria Gelateria e Cioccolateria “The best Panettone of the world 2020”, che ha consacrato il dolce preparato dal pasticcere veneto della Pasticceria Estense di Padova. Erano...

Matilda De Angelis has been gaining traction on screen in her native Italy for the past five years, but now, as she enters the American television fold with HBO's The Undoing, the actress has been given a shocking introduction to an even larger audience. In the David E. Kelley series, De Angelis plays Elena Alves, a young mother who enters the grou...

After having explored the Italian towns underwater in northern Italy, the compass of the wonders leads us southward, throughout central-southern Italy. Here too there are lovely lakes and submerged legends, until you get to what may be considered the ‘Italian Atlantis’, an ancient city sunk in the Tyrrhenian Sea. Are you ready to discover more surp...

When: November 10th at 7:30 PM EST - Hosted by wiccny - Presented by Toni McKeen About the Webinar From Rome to Naples, to Sicily, and Malta, then back again, this gifted but troubled artist left a trail of outstanding paintings the world is still admiring.  Probably the most revolutionary artist of his time, he abandoned the rules from a century o...

When people we love and admire pass from this earth, invariably we remember first how they were as a person, the lives they touched, and not the worldly things they've amassed. How can I adequately describe this special human being; selfless, humble, wise, quiet man of a few words who had a passion for helping others. A generous heart, never seekin...

An Italian-American family in Chicago is keeping their tradition alive by making tomato sauce or passata together. The Cortese family has regularly cooked their own pasta sauce together for over three generations. When Steve Cortese’s grandmother immigrated to the United States, she brought the ritual with her from a small town in Calabria, Italy....

Friday October 30th, 2020 | VIRTUAL SESSION 6pm Central European Time. For students seeking short and long term academic opportunities in an international environment (gap year, pre-college, BA, career programs) as well as individuals looking for a career change. Enter this link to sign up http://ow.ly/5i6W50Aw2lp  Florence University of the arts -...

Al via un progetto di Inps e ministero degli Affari esteri che prevede la possibilità per i pensionati che riscuotono all’estero e che stanno ricevendo da Citibank NA i moduli di richiesta di attestazione dell’esistenza in vita, di rapportarsi con gli uffici consolari tramite un servizio di videochiamata. Si tratta di una iniziativa che risponde ai...

An Allegheny County judge will likely decide the fate of the Christopher Columbus statue in Pittsburgh’s Schenley Park. Judge John T. McVay Jr. has set a virtual status conference on a lawsuit filed by the Italian Sons and Daughters of America, for 1 p.m. Thursday. The lawsuit seeks to halt the statue’s removal. Four of five members of the Pittsbur...

The City of Revere is mourning the loss of one its most iconic public officials, Joseph C. “JC”  DiCarlo, who passed away on Oct. 22 following a courageous battle against cancer. He was 84. Mr. DiCarlo represented the City of Revere in the Mass. House of Representatives and the Massachusetts State Senate. He was a charismatic and popular figure bel...