San Francisco

It has been an usual, unexpected Spring for the Italian-American community in the Bay Area. Since the beginning of March, when Covid-19 started spreading across the United States, demanding businesses to close down and people to shelter-in-place, life has changed …

Food  and social media: a talk with chef Viola Buitoni and C.I.B.A. founder, Giuliano Manno The second stop of our resilience series takes us to the social media world and how technology has been connecting people, as well as allowing …

There was a time, in the last few years, when finding a seat to eat authentic Italian pizza or stopping for gelato required days of planning and scheduling. Because, across all the Bay Area, from Marin to the South Bay, …

The Week of Italian Cuisine in the World is back for it’s 5th edition and showcases Italy and the Italian taste in the world. The Week of Italian Cuisine in the World is a yearly initiative developed to promote Italian …

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The first weekend in October is usually busy for San Francisco. Residents and travelers greet the San Francisco Fleet Week to honor all men and women serving in the armed forces and celebrate the oldest Italian Heritage Parade of the …

Amadeo Peter Giannini, known as “America’s banker,” has now his own day of celebration. On his 150th birthday anniversary, the city of San Francisco announced May 6th as Giannini’s day. The resolution, presented by Supervisors Catherine Stefani and Aaron Peskin, …

29,480 community members served. 9,888 social activities. 3,840 volunteers’ hours. And counting. These are just a few of the numbers that best represent the Italian Community Service, the organization based in the Bay Area and serving the Italian-American Community since …

Five months have gone by since the Shelter-in-Place order became official and, ever since, everyone has been wondering the same: how am I going to use this extra available time while at home? Many got into cooking, which meant trying …

The second stop of our resilience series takes us to the social media world and how technology has been connecting people, as well as allowing them to explore new things and kick off some fun activities. Together with technology, what …

2020 marks the 100th year since the birth of Italian Director Federico Fellini. He will be celebrated by Cinema Italia San Francisco through his movies at the Castro theatre on March 7th. Through a series of centennial tributes co-presented by …