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Frank Sinatra Jr Dies at 72 During His Tour in Florida

Frank Sinatra Jr Dies at 72 During His Tour in Florida

Frank Sinatra Jr., the son of the Italian American singer Frank died Wednesday at 72 at a Daytona Beach, Florida. Sinatra was on his "Sinatra Sings...
Sicilian Directors win Sundance screenplay award

Sicilian Directors win Sundance Screenplay Award

Sicilian directors Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza won the Sundance Institute Global Filmmaking Award for the screenplay of their feature film...
Ennio Morricone running for a Golden Globe

Italian Composer Ennio Morricone to Run for a Golden Globe Award

Ennio Morricone has been nominated for 2016 Golden Globes in the category of Best Original Score. Morricone was recognized for his work on Quentin...
Happy Columbus Day

Happy Columbus Day!

Columbus Day, annually set on the second Monday of October, remembers Christopher Columbus' arrival to the Americas on October 12, 1492. The day was...
Pinolo Gelato in Portland

Pinolo Gelato offers Italian-style gelato with a flair

Portland, Oregon is known for its trendsetting style and being ahead of the curve, so it is pretty surprising that there are relatively few...
Italian American Heritage Month

Why October officially became the National Italian American Heritage Month

October has become the official month to celebrate the Italian American culture and heritage after the 1989 proclamation by President George H. W...
America welcomes Pope Francis

America welcomes Pope Francis

Pope Francis landed at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington on Tuesday afternoon, where President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and their...
Remembering Frank Capra

Remembering Frank Capra, the American Italian film director

One of seven children, Frank Capra was born on May 18, 1897, in Bisacquino, Sicily. Later in 1903, his family left for America aboard the ship...

Auguri, America!

We want to wish "Happy Independence Day" to all our fellow Americans! Indeed, July 4, 1776 is a day that represents the Declaration of Independence...

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