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Paolo Feraboli. Photo credit Advanced Composite Structures Lab

Seattle drives state-of-the-art Lamborghini research to new heights

On a quiet street not far from downtown Seattle, tucked between overgrown fields and train tracks, are several drab-brown buildings with white roll-...
Il Punto!, the new Italian cultural center in Seattle

Il Punto!, Italian Cultural Center Seattle

“Promoting Italian culture through our common passion for food, literature, art, design, film, theater, dance, language and music”: Il Punto!, the...
100 years of Italian aviation come to life in Seattle’s Museum of Flight

100 years of Italian aviation come to life in Seattle’s Museum of Flight

Battered and stained, its cappuccino-colored fabric stretched taut over wings and body, the 101-year-old Italian-built Caproni Ca 20 greets visitors...
Pietro Borghesi co-founder - with his wife Sabrina Tinsley - of the restaurant La Spiga in Capitol Hill

Pietro Borghesi: the man behind La Spiga

“Sono nato a Bukavu in Congo nel 1964”, I was born in Bukavo, Congo in 1964. Pietro Borghesi starts to talk about his life with the charm of a...
“Io imparo l’italiano”, Italian youth, Seattle, Italian language, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

“Io imparo l’italiano”: an Italian youth program in Seattle

“L’unione fa la forza”, is an Italian saying for “Strength in unity”, and it was the motto that Magda Codognotto, the director of “ Nuovo Centro...
Dante Alighieri Society, Washington, 30-Year Anniversary, Bella Lingua, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Dante Alighieri Society of Washington: 30-Year Anniversary of la Bella Lingua

This year Dante Alighieri Society of Washington marks an incredible achievement for 30 years in divulgating la bella lingua through the Italian...
Seattle-Perugia, Sister City Association, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Seattle-Perugia Sister City Association

It was between September of 1991 and May of 1992 when Seattle Mayor Norman Rice and Perugia Mayor Mario Valentini signed a pact of friendship between...
SIFF, Cinema Italian Style, Seattle, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

SIFF: Cinema Italian Style

Annual events and city festivals mark the holiday season and bring a familiar rhythm to autumn. There is one in particular event that Italian...
Caffè Torino, Torino in South Lake Union, Seattle, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Caffè Torino: An Authentic Piece of Torino in South Lake Union

There is an authentic piece of Torino, Italy in Seattle, located at 422 Yale Ave N in South Lake Union, named (not by coincidence) Caffè Torino...
San Gennaro Festival, Seattle, Italian Heritage, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

San Gennaro Festival in Seattle: Celebrating Italian Heritage and Charity

If you are Italian, there is a very good chance you know the story of San Gennaro, the patron saint of Naples. A man of unwavering Christian faith,...
Pizza in Seattle, Italian food, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Pizza in Seattle: more than a simple pie

Ask any Italian in Seattle about the topic of pizza and it will certainly cause a fair amount of debate. Some of us have our favorites, our guilty...
Festa Italiana Seattle, 27th Annual Italian Festival, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

The 27th Annual Italian Festival in Seattle

Italy lovers and fans: sign up your calendar! The 27th Annual Italian Festival is coming up from September 27th to September 28th at Seattle Center...
Italian Ernesto Picardo, P-Patch community, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Behind the P-Patch community: The Italian Ernesto Picardo

If you have ever wondered about the origin of the name P-Patch, you are not alone. The “P” stands for Picardo, the involuntary founder of the...
Un Buon Affare, Italian for Business, Italian pedagogy, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Un Buon Affare: Italian for Business. The innovative publication of the Italian pedagogy

“L’italiano è più di una lingua, è un modo di vivere e di pensare. Riuscite ad immaginare un mondo senza l’italiano? Noi no.” When I read this...
Gelato e Libri, Italian library, Seattle, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Gelato e libri: a binomial Italian Summer - An Italian library in Seattle

It is not the title of a book or a movie, but a real, tangible, expanding library at Gelateria D’Ambrosio in Capitol Hill. Biblioteca Italiana...

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