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Tuscan Brands is making a company-wide effort to help in the fight against the COVID-19 crisis and its ravaging effects on the restaurant industry. Owner Joe Faro of Tuscan Brands, which includes restaurants and Italian markets located throughout the region, including its newest in Boston’s Seaport District and its flagship Tuscan Kitchen and Tusca...

What with the global pandemic radically transforming society as we know it, you would be forgiven for forgetting Lady Gaga’s birthday this year – but Ariana Grande clearly didn’t. “Happy birthday to a literal angel that has changed my life in many ways!” the singer posted on Instagram on 28 March. “I’ll tell you more about it later but… You make my...

In September 2020, the Foundation will place five outstanding Italian American college students and recent graduates in the offices of members of the Italian American Congressional Delegation (IACD) to encourage and support the next generation of Italian American leadership. NIAF will award fellows with a stipend of $1,000 to aid with travel and li...

Una serie di risposte utili, a cura del Consolato Generale d’Italia a Los Angeles, per gli italiani che si trovano negli USA durante l’epidemia Covid19. Collegamenti aerei con l’Italia L’ultimo volo diretto alitalia LAX-FCO è partito domenica 15 marzo, ma continuano a essere attivi collegamenti alitalia JFK-FCO. fino a domani con due voli al giorno...

This past Sunday, my mom dropped off a tray of eggplant parmigiana at my door step and shouted from the street, “Eat it, before it get’s cold!” I shouted a ‘thank you’ from my open window. Now, yelling back and forth at each other is nothing new for us. It reminded me of when I was a kid visiting my grandma in Bensonhurst Brooklyn and growing up on...

Team Italy softball captain Erika Piancastelli is featured with USA Track and Field stars Kendra Chambers and Adam Durham as well as Louisiana State University Volleyball standout Sydney Mukes in Athletes for Hope At Home Workouts for Kids Volume 2 on YouTube. The video clip is nearly nine minutes in length. After short introductions from all the a...

IME Productions has released “Tre tenori in concert, from their home to your home.” The concert features Luciano Ganci, Francesco Meli, and Giovanni Sebastiano Sala and pays homage to the original three tenors Lucinao Pavarotti, Jose Carreras, and Placido Domingo with a special appearance from Zubin Mehta, who conducted the three in the 90s. The co...

US president Donald Trump has announced that approximately $100 million in medical aid and equipment is being sent to Italy amid the Coronavirus crisis, reports France24. Trump announced the measures at a press conference on 30 March after speaking to Italian premier Giuseppe Conte by telephone, according to Italy's Sky TG24. The call was described...

Discovering your past lays out a road map for your future! In this week’s episode, we’ll prove that while reconstructing your family history might take effort, the rewards are priceless! Podcast co-host Anthony Fasano asked the gang to get together to share their first-hand experiences discovering family history, and how seeking out and finding his...

In a time of uncertainty, Marco's Pizza President Tony Libardi provides an open letter to consumers with information and reassurance that they can count on Marco's Pizza in providing access to meals amid COVID-19: As a people-first, service-oriented business, we remain open for delivery and carryout to serve our mission of making a positive differe...

Dear Friends, in these difficult times, albeit at a distance, the Italian Cultural Institute continues to promote the beauty and richness of our cultural heritage. In this light, our newsletter will provide you with links to the many resources created by Italian cultural institutions and individual artists alike in their efforts to bring us closer...

L’America è al fianco dell’Italia nell’emergenza Covid-19. Lo ha assicurato l’ambasciatore degli Usa in Italia Lewis Michael Eisenberg intervistato a Mezz’ora in più su RaiTre, dopo che nei giorni scorsi si è paventato un cambiamento degli equilibri geopolitici alla luce degli aiuti arrivati nella penisola (da Russia, Cina e Cuba) per affrontare l’...