The San Francisco chapter of Boys' & Girls' Towns of Italy (BGTI) is a non-profit organization that empowers war refugees, migrants and at-risk youth living on the streets of Italy. The BGTI held its 50th Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon on Monday, November 30th at The Fairmont Hotel.

Date: February 6, 2013 at 10:30 am 1:00 pm Location: Rome and Milan Feb 6, Rome, Unindustria 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Unindustria, Sala Abete via A. Noale 206, Roma Feb 7, Milan, Assolombarda 10:00 a.m. – 1 p.m., Assolombarda, Sala Falck, via Chiaravalle 8, Milano Forum for Italian Small and Medium Enterprises willing to understand options and prac...

"Poetica", "Ludica", "Profetica", "Italica". Quattro aspetti, per altrettante questioni e altrettanti punti di vista, che costituiranno il fulcro della prima edizione del festival culturale promosso da "madrelingua", il trimestrale culturale della Società Dante Alighieri.   La manifestazione, che si svolgerà dal 7 al 10 maggio a Palazzo Fire...

Vatican Secretary of State Pietro Parolin on Tuesday unveiled a new research laboratory at the Bambin Gesù paediatric hospital in Rome. The 26 million euro facility will specialise in genetic disorders, which are responsible for up to 70% of admissions to the institutions that is part of the Italian national healthcare system but is owned by the H...

WTI Magazine #79    2016 May 13Author : Umberto Mucci      Translation by:   Here in Italy, soccer is more popular than all other sports combined. It is becoming stronger and stronger in America, too. Many strong Italians play for the American league today, such as Andrea Pirlo for the New York City league and Sebastian Giovinco for the Toronto l...

"E' stato approvata in 5a commissione Bilancio, nella seduta notturna di ieri, una riformulazione dell'emendamento 11.179 alla Legge di Stabilità a firma dei senatori del Partito Democratico Micheloni, Turano, Giacobbe e Tomaselli che ripristina risorse per 5 milioni di euro sui capitoli di spesa per gli italiani residenti all'estero nel bilancio d...

Emigration and religion are two words that are often, and properly, juxtaposed one to another, and the history of Italian emigration to the United States is no exception to this rule. Religion was for our emigrants a fundamental part in the beginning of their life in the new world, and remained so even in the continuation of their lives and for tho...

The countdown to departure is on as a group of 13 Cape Henlopen High School students will be leaving for Rome in a little more than one month. From Rome, they will travel to Florence and Venice.   The students, their parents and chaperones Cristina Christy, Italian teacher, and retired social studies teacher Sue Comorat extended thanks to al...

Dell'olandese Maarten van Aalderen, esce per Albeggi Edizioni un libro che renderà orgogliosi gli italiani. Disponibile in versione ebook e cartacea; dal 18 febbraio in libreria.   Il 19 febbraio l'autore lo presenta a Roma presso l'Associazione della Stampa Estera con il Ministro dei Beni culturali Dario Franceschini, Josè Rallo (Donnafugat...

by Claudia Baroncelli   From the North to the South, Italy has plenty of colorful and picturesque vicoli (alleys) just waiting to be discovered. Here is a selection of the most beautiful. Narrow and often hidden from view, Italian vicoli (alleys) are some of the most typical, picturesque and colorful examples of urban architecture which...