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House of Italy, San Diego, Home in Our Lady, Rosary Church, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

House of Italy at Home in Our Lady of the Rosary Church

Although the House of Italy is awaiting word as to when they can resume business at their original cottage in Balboa Park, it was business as usual...
Italian Cultural Center, San Diego, Italian Instruction, Practical Lessons, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Italian Instruction Adds Practical Lessons

A visit to San Diego’s Italian Cultural Center, San Diego State University and Online Italian language programs will reveal that the typical grammar...
Holocaust Survivor, Thanks Italians, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Holocaust Survivor Thanks Italians

“I wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for the Italians,” declared Holocaust survivor Lou Pechi, in his presentation at the House of Italy monthly board...
Criminal Lawyer, San Diego, Gondola, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Criminal Lawyer Practices Gondola Skills

Attorney Alan Macina began his litigation career in a criminal defense firm, but he had already had his eye on becoming a gondolier, and actually...
San Diego’s Opera, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo, La Boheme, Don giovanni, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Inspiration and the Awaking of San Diego’s Opera

Although the San Diego Opera Board announced that the 2014 season would be its last, rumors of its demise have been greatly exaggerated. The opera...
Waterfront San Diego, Little Italy, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

An Era Ends, But Its Legacy Lives On

San Diego’s India Street, in Little Italy, houses at least 4 houses that are listed in the National Registry, and although the hay day of their era...
Pizza Tour, San Diego, Authentic Experience, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Pizza Tour Delivers Authentic Experience

Just when you thought you knew everything about pizza, a tour guide brings you abreast of so much more. Chef Annalisa, of Little Italy Pizza Tours...
Historical Tour, Little Italy Origins, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Historical Tour of Little Italy Origins

Tourists and locals alike often think of SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo, and Mission Bay, when they think of San Diego, but Anthony Davi and his aide,...
Italy, San Diego, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Italy Comes to San Diego

Although San Diego’s Little Italy is almost 100 years old, it has never seen the growth it is experiencing lately. Today it has become evident that...
Italian Cultural Center, San Diego, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Italian Cultural Center Continues to Grow

San Diego’s Italian Cultural Center will be holding a memorial service for its co-founder and Vice President, Graziella Spinelli at Our Lady of the...