A man has been supplying cheese for pizza companies Domino’s, Pizza Hut, Little Caesars and Papa John’s for decades. And last but not least, it also provides the cheese for Hot Pockets, lasagna from Stouffer, and the baked ziti for Smart Ones. All that cheese comes from Leprino Foods and its founder, the mysterious 79-year-old billionaire James Lep...

The enticing scent of herbs, spaghetti sauce and Italian sausage is a familiar one for many members of the Pueblo community, often greeting the familial owners of a small storefront on Elm Street by name as the customers purchase meats, cheeses and other Italian staples. This Saturday the Gagliano family, owners of Gagliano's Italian Market & Deli,...

Today marks a saucy new holiday for the town of Eagle. At Tuesday’s town council meeting, Eagle mayor Scott Turnipseed will officially proclaim June 22 to be Pasta to the People Day in honor of Pastatively, a local Italian restaurant that recently closed down.  “Whereas, the pasta loving people of this prime piece of paradise proudly proclaim their...

A Fort Collins gelato business owner hasn't let a fire at his store stop him from doing what he loves by coming up with a unique way to deliver his sweet treats. Some may never realize the work that goes into making one small cup of creamy Italian gelato, but for owner of City Park Gelato & Amore, Paul Pellegrino, it’s all he’s ever known. "I’m a t...

As a family restaurant, Scalzotto Italian Restaurant is proud to offer a variety of Italian pizza and pasta options to meet the tastes and preferences of guests visiting the restaurant. Founded in 2015 by Giancarlo & Tonia Scalzotto, Scalzotto Italian Restaurant has evolved over the years and now it has been recognized as one of the best restaurant...

Ciao from Rome, welcome to another wonderful issue of our magazine. Things are getting better in Italy, as we tell you twice a week in our video and audio podcast We the ItaliaNews, which we encourage you to watch or listen to all the time. This past June 2, Italy celebrated 75 years of our Republic. At that time Italy chose the Republic and decide...

The poll has closed and the results are in, here are the top four Italian restaurants in Grand Junction according to you. We recently asked you to help us find the best Italian food in Grand Junction by voting for the best Italian restaurant. The results are in and we're ready to reveal the best places to get pizza, pasta, and more in Grand Junctio...

Our tour of the United States takes us this time west to the Centennial State: Colorado. Here, too, there is a vibrant community that celebrates Italy, gathered around a successful magazine that for exactly 10 years has been led by a young Italian American, Jenna Capra.  We thank her three times: because with the magazine she directs, Andiamo! she...

If you love your Chicago pizza, you don't have to go to the windy city to get an authentic deep dish. According to their Facebook page, you can stay local in Northern Colorado as Giordano's Pizza in Loveland has officially opened. The Chicago classic deep-dish is topped with pepperoni, mushrooms, green peppers, and onions. Of course with a hefty to...

The Order of the Sons of Italy Lodge #1309 is offering a $500 Scholarship available to a Salida High School Senior. The organization offers the scholarship every spring to graduates of Salida High School or Horizons Exploratory Academy, to be used towards college or a trade/vocational school.  Students must be graduating this May 2021 and must be o...