The state will dedicate $750,000 to erect a Big Apple statue honoring Mother Cabrini — after Mayor Bill de Blasio and first lady Chirlane McCray came under fire from Italian American and Catholic leaders for failing to recognize the patroness saint of immigrants as part of their “She Built NYC” program. The funding and construction, announced Thurs...

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) will call the elegant Omni Shoreham Hotel home during the weekend of November 1-3, 2019, to celebrate its 44th Anniversary Gala Weekend. Throughout this unforgettable weekend, NIAF will be celebrating its 2019 Region of Honor, Molise, along with its impressive honorees who are outstanding members of t...

The Omni Shoreham Hotel will be swathed in festive colors of red, white and green November 1-3, when the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) celebrates its 44th Anniversary Gala Weekend. The Gala Weekend begins on Friday, November 1, 6 – 9 p.m., with our NIAF Aperitivo! event for young Italian American and Italophile professionals! Refreshi...

For more than two decades, Maria Bartiromo has been the face of financialjournalism. She is credited as the first reporter to broadcast live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, where she covered breaking news for the CNBC program Squawk Box, and Bartiromo has continued to make waves as a television journalist ever since. A year ago, the...

On Monday, October 9th, the 73rd Annual Columbus Day Parade will be held in New York City.  The parade celebrates Italian-American heritage, culture and achievements with over 35,000 participants and over one million spectators. For the first time, the Parade will have the theme, "A Celebration of Italian-American Authors."  The theme was created b...

La popolare giornalista e conduttrice televisiva americana Maria Bartiromo, recentemente passata a Fox Business Network da Cnbc, è la vincitrice per il 2014 dell'Urbino Press Award, il premio italiano che ogni anno viene assegnato ad un reporter americano.   A darne l'annuncio ufficiale sarà l'Ambasciatore d'Italia negli Stati Uniti, Claudio...

di Beatrice Bondi   Mercoledì sera il sindaco di New York Michael Bloomberg ha ospitato alla Gracie Mansion l'Italian Heritage Reception, il ricevimento che segna l'inizio ufficiale delle celebrazioni del Columbus Day, la più grande festa italoamericana. Il sindaco Bloomberg ha fatto gli onori di casa e introdotto gli ospiti sul palco:...

Operatic arias, risotto and a crowd of 200 greeted journalist Maria Bartiromo last night at the Italian Embassy,where she was awarded the 2014 Urbino Press Award. Bartiromo, an anchor and global markets editor for Fox News, is the first finance reporter to receive the prize, given annually to journalists who have made significant contributions in...

New York, New York: Ms. Maria Bartiromo and Hon. Frank J. Guarini, former U.S. Congressman, will be honored at the American Foundation of Savoy Orders' Festa Della Primavera Spring Awards Reception on June 6, 2013 at the Columbus Citizens Foundation, 8 East 69th Street, in New York City. They will receive the Savoy Foundation's First Annual Chivalr...

Business television presenter Maria Bartiromo is leaving broadcaster CNBC after 20 years to take a job at rival Fox Business Network, according to a source familiar with the matter. CNBC President and Chief Executive Mark Hoffman announced Bartiromo's departure in a memo to employees on Monday and said she will leave the company when her contract...