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Road to Valor: A True Story of World War II Italy, the Nazis, and the Cyclist Who Inspired a Nation is the first book written in the English language about Gino Bartali, Italian cyclist champion and national legend.  It is …

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The Italian American Heritage Foundation (IAHF) will be presenting its 32nd Annual Italian Family Festa 2012 in San Jose next month. Italian culture and local history will convene in an eventful weekend-long celebration at the Guadalupe River Park and Gardens …

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What a great treat for members of F.I.L. who participated in the cruising of the channels of Huntington Harbour on July 14, 2012!   The first group of members using two Gondolas was at 11:30 a.m.   After that cruise, …

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It seems that sometimes, the rest of the world appreciates the Italian classics better than Italy.  Really Italian pop music has something, some kind of melody that makes it unique. Through the notes of some old –and less old- songs …

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Non importa quanto l’Italia sia distante dalla California. La solidarietà è capace di fare migliaia di chilometri e persino di avvicinare l’Emilia Romagna, dove la terra ha tremato per settimane causando vittime, sfollati e tanti danni. L’Italo-Americano, come aveva già …

YADA’s dancers swing, kick, pirouette and lift daily. Ballet shoes are hung and re-worn for Nina’s classes. Matias, the 12-year old mascot dancer, travels from over the sea weekly from the sister-island of Gozo to rehearse. Felix and the other …

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La Los Angeles Opera ed il suo direttore Placido Domingo annunciano la nuova stagione 2012-2013 che avrà inizio la sera del 15 settembre prossimo.   Ad aprirla sarà una vetusta opera di Giuseppe Verdi, “I DUE FOSCARI” che fu eseguita …

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L’Italo-Americano would like to thank all of the generous donators who made contributions to the relief efforts after the Emilia Romagna earthquake in Italy on May 20, 2012.  Specifically, thanks to their unwavering solidarity and their dedication to the Italian …

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With the arrival of summer, even in the chilly city of San Francisco, there is a warmer and relaxed atmosphere. During the long joyful days of sunshine, while attending one of the several music festivals, being part of one unique …

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Non capita tutti i giorni di poter trascorrere una gradevole “Serata Veneziana” nel cuore di Los Angeles, passeggiando tra eleganti statue da giardino e ascoltando suadenti canti lirici in una gradevole messa in scena della LA Opera con costumi d’epoca. …