The listing of obscure items on online auction site eBay is nothing new, but one Italian seller has gone a step further, putting a whole Alpine village up for sale.   The picturesque village of Calsazio, listed on eBay Italy, comes with a "Buy It Now" price tag of just 245,000 euros ($333,000). The village includes 14 homes, with a tota...

Fidia S.p.A. announces that the subsidiary Fidia Co. has signed a purchase contract for an industrial building of around 14,000 square feet, in Rochester Hills, Michigan, USA. The building will be assigned to host the new headquarters of the US subsidiary.   The building was purchased for an amount of $1,260,000.00. It has been determined t...

  WTI Magazine #14    2014 Jan, 24Author : Vino OK      Translation by: Alessandra Bitetti   Barolo is appreciated for its culture, its traditions, but above all for its hard work, which allows the creation of an excellent quality product, thanks to which the wine continues to maintain its presence on the market by getting more approvals and ach...

  WTI Magazine #20    2014 Mar, 7Author : Vino OK      Translation by: Alessandra Bitetti   The sweet Spumante is a sparkling wine variety typical of Italy, with a residual sugar content exceeding 50 grams per liter. In the traditional production, as the producers act on the residual sugar content, it is possible to obtain different types of spa...

Nel contesto delle attività organizzate a Houston per il 2013 Anno della Cultura Italiana negli Stati Uniti, lo Italian Community Cultural Center (ICCC) ospiterà dal 10 al 18 maggio la Settimana della Cucina Mediterranea Italiana, che celebrerà la fusione di sapori e culture che caratterizza il Mediterraneo e la sua influenza nella cucina italiana...

Nel mosaico variopinto di storie, culture e tradizioni che è la città di Asti, grazie all'immigrazione del dopoguerra, una tessera estremamente significativa è rappresentata dalla comunità proventiente da Buccino, centro della provincia di Salerno, con forti ascendenze lucane.   Questa mattina nella Sala dei Presepi di via Lessona, Angelo Im...

By Wayne Lawson   A rare thing happened this past August during the Mostly Mozart festival, at Lincoln Center. At the first of two performances of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, led by Gianandrea Noseda, the music director of Teatro Regio Torino, the audience broke into loud, spontaneous applause after every movement.   The bass soloist...

Pranzo del Piemonte - Thursday, July 23 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.425 N. Fourth Street - San Jose, CA 95112$12 members - $15 non-members RSVP online, by email or call 408-293-7122 Tino is back in the kitchen and this time he's serving a little traditional Italian by making Pollo alla Cacciatora with a little something special from his...

L'Ente Turismo Alba Bra Langhe Roero, con il patrocinio dell'American Chamber of Commerce in Italy, sta sviluppando un progetto rivolto al pubblico americano che visiterà Expo 2015 al fine di aumentare la presenza dei turisti americani sia durante che dopo l'Esposizione Universale di Milano.   Il progetto è stato illustrato venerdì 23 gennai...

From the North to the South, Italy boasts an ancient tradition in making excellent artisanal chocolate and all the chocoholics amongst you will be glad to know that the so-called Bel Paese has plenty of shops where you can taste and buy the most high quality sweet products. If you are travelling to Italy and you are looking for some hints on where...