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Mario Lanza, An Opera Legend, Abruzzo, Italian american, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Mario Lanza, An Opera Legend

Dear Readers, Abruzzesi e Molisani Club officers and members throughout the U.S.A. should note that a great activity for their calendar would be a...
Piemontesi nel Mondo, Guglielmo Marconi, Italian Culture, Italian American

Piemontesi nel Mondo and Guglielmo Marconi

Dear Readers, More January jottings with an Italian connection: Avanti. ..Our Italian Heritage New Year resolutions should include becoming more...
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The great film producer Carlo Ponti

Dear Readers, January jottings from my “A” file with an Italian connection: Avanti Awards , the Dinner and Artist Showcase and yearly fundraising...
Fairy Tales from Italy, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Good Resolutions and Fairy Tales

Dear Readers, January, the month of Fresh Starts and Resolutions, even if just symbolic, are a useful way to put momentum behind good intentions...
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Italian Books for children for all 2014

Dear Readers, Happy New Year 2014 and as you list your New Year resolutions be sure to include giving gift subscriptions to L’Italo-Americano to all...
The office of L'Italo-Americano in Downton Los Angeles, 1930

L'Italo-Americano: 105 years of history

Dear Readers, L’Italo-Americano began publishing in 1908 and 105 years later is the only weekly Italian American “contenda” still standing in the...
Caterina and Vincenzo having a Thanksgiving toast

Thoughts on Thanksgiving Day

Dear Readers, November notes and thoughts on Thanksgiving Day, November 28, 2013. From George Washington’s 1789 Thanksgiving Proclamation: Whereas...

An Italian Veteran's Day

Dear Readers, Veteran’s Day, formerly Armistice Day, originally meant war’s end. On November 11, 1918, the Armistice Agreement was signed and...
The Italian Cemetery has wide avenues and circular drives lined with trees and shrubbery. Flower beds are everywhere, accenting the colors of the seasons.

The Italian Cemetery in San Francisco

Dear Readers, November, the month that begins with All Saints Day (Nov. 1), a feast which had its beginnings in the Christian churches of the fifth...
Piazza d’Italia - New Orleans

Italian-Americans in New Orleans

Dear Readers, Italian American Digest, the quarterly publication of the American-Italian Renaissance Foundation, and the Italian American voice of...