By Ligaya Figueras There is a neighborhood in my hometown of St. Louis called the Hill. Great things have come out of that Italian immigrant pocket. Like baseball legends Yogi Berra and Joe Garagiola. Like five of the no-name guys on the slapdash 1950 U.S. men's national team who defeated England in a 1-0 World Cup upset known as the "Miracle...

August 24 -- November 17, 2013 An exciting temporary exhibition on the representations of the eternal city includes maps, views, and books on Rome from the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth centuries. Maps are a focus for each period, while the title refers to the individual themes or attitudes that characterized each era.   The Antiqu...

WEDNESDAY JULY 29, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.GO EAT GIVE c/o Varuni Napoli1540 Monroe Drive, NE - Atlanta, GA 30324 Since Go Eat Give's next destination is Italy, with a meeting to be held at Varuni-Napoli - an award-winning, pizza venue in town - we decided to skip our regular meeting in favor of Go Eat Give. Go Eat Give is a non-profit organiza...

By Christopher Hassiotis The Spot: Dolce Italian The Gist: Mid-century design meets modern Italian style at this swanky Buckhead kitchen, an Atlanta outpost of the award-winning Miami original. The warm wood and cool marble interiors pair with a large wraparound terrace, tailor-made for a view of the shoppers below on the streets of the Buckh...

Three marble panels from a famed organ loft created for the Florence Cathedral in Italy are on display at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta through Jan. 11. The exhibit is titled "Make a Joyful Noise": Renaissance Art and Music at Florence Cathedral.   Italian sculptor Luca della Robbia (1400-1482) created 10 exquisitely detailed panels that...

Un'altra preziosa opera del Rinascimento italiano i "pannelli della Cantoria del Duomo di Santa Maria Novella in Firenze" realizzati dallo sculture e ceramista Luca della Robbia arrivano negli Stati Uniti a Atlanta per essere ammirati all 'High Museum of Art.   L'iniziativa ""Make A Joyful Noise": (al 25 ottobre 2014 al 11 Gennaio 2015. ) "...

This is, in our opinion, the most relevant annual event for the Italian culture in Atlanta. This initiative is funded and fostered by the amazing Claudio Di Persia. The Festival features eight unreleased Italian films in competition – with one to four film screenings a day. This is a selection of the best Italian films produced during the 2015-2016...

Giovanni Di Palma, The restaurateur and creator of Antico Pizza Napoletana in Atlanta, has experienced rapid, exponential growth and now he wants to expand. Pizza is in Giovanni's DNA and Zagat, the No.1 guide to discovering the best and most notable restaurants, called Antico Pizza the best in the country.   To add to the Neapolitan ex...

Ripartono anche quest'anno i collegamenti stagionali di Delta Airlines che dall'Italia collegheranno con voli diretti gli Stati Uniti.   Domenica sono iniziati i collegamenti non-stop tra Milano Malpensa ed Atlanta, tra Roma Fiumicino e Detroit e tra Venezia ed Atlanta. Ieri invece il primo volo estivo da Pisa ha collegato l'aeroporto JFK di...

What happens when a girl gets a Bachelor's degree in History and can't find a job? She learns a trade. And for Lauren Cox, that meant serving in a restaurant in her hometown in Arkansas.   "It was crap. The food was from Sysco, there was no passion," Cox said. "I started to develop an overall consideration for what I was putting into my body...