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by Roberto Natalini   As the traveling exhibition "Italy of The Future" makes its round of the world's major cultural capitals, the innovative international tour is now arriving in the City by the Bay. After its debut in Tokyo last April, 2013, cities like San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Budapest will soon have an opportunity to meet th...

by Alessandra Selgi-Harrigan It's a little piece of Italy nestled in the Coronado Plaza with men's and women's clothing, beauty products and accessories all carefully chosen for the Coronado shoppers. Books about Italy are on the coffee table and you can sip espresso while perusing the one-of-a-kind pieces imported from Italy, Europe and made in t...

Il Presidente dell'Agenzia Ice, Riccardo Monti, sarà in visita ufficiale a Los Angeles dal 14 al 17 febbraio prossimi per prendere contatto con la realtà economica e commerciale californiana e presentare le nuove opportunità di investimento e collaborazione con l'Italia. Tra gli altri, il presidente Monti incontrerà il Consiglio d'Amministrazione...

By Mauro Battocchi If you were thinking about visiting Milan in 2015 for the Expo, you can get a taste of this remarkable city without leaving the Bay.   Before August 11th, swing by the Cannery (2801 Leavenworth) and check out the New Italian Design 2.0 Exhibition, which boasts intriguing design displays brought to the Bay by Milano's Trie...

Important cooperation agreements were signed between Naples and San Francisco in the fields of human rights, technology, and science this past Friday, October 25th. Creating new cooperation programs between Neapolitan and San Franciscan organizations, these agreements were penned in the presence of Naples' Mayor Luigi de Magistris at the Italian C...

FIAT Brand North America will bring a splash of color to this year's Los Angeles Auto Show by commissioning noted Italian artist Nicola Verlato to paint an Italian masterpiece, inspired by one of the most recognized fresco works of the Renaissance era, inside a Fiat 500L. Verlato will paint his masterpiece, which will pay homage to elements of Mich...

In 1973, the U.S. Postal Service issued a special 21¢ stamp with a portrait of Amadeo P. Giannini. If you haven't heard of Giannini, you've probably heard of the bank he founded: The Bank of America. Born in 1870 in San Jose, California, Giannini was born to two Italian immigrants originally from Favale di Malvaro, a town near Genoa in Liguria. Pe...

Ferrara Flame, the company that introduced the USA to the Falo, the luxury patio heater which was highly coveted by manufacturers worldwide, now presents the next line of innovatively designed patio heaters, the Lightfire Dolcevita designed and manufactured in Italy by Italkero!   The patented design of this next generation luxury patio heat...

Medium-sized international translation and localization company seeking a self-starting, enthusiastic and experienced Sales / Account Representative to uncover and open accounts in medium to large US corporations. This is a full-time position that offers base salary and generous commission.   Seeking someone with at least 5 years experience...

CEO Giuseppe Basso and Cristina Giubbetti, sales manager international productions, were touting key changes that among other things allow Cinecittà Studios to act as an Italian production service company.   The change means the 78-year-old Rome institution has shifted its position to not only provide a range of studio amenities and adviso...

italydesign.com is an innovative and cutting edge factory direct importer of Luxury modern and contemporary furniture offering many of Italy's most prestigious brand names coupled with the highest level of customer service. italydesign.com is located in Emeryville, California. Their showroom and warehouse located in the San Francisco Bay area...

By David Garrick   Property owners and civic leaders in Little Italy say growth in their blossoming community will be stifled by stricter development restrictions approved this month by the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority.   The restrictions, which the airport authority updated for the first time in 22 years on April 3, ai...