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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 Institute, Los Angeles, Director Valeria Rumori, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

A conversation with IIC Director Valeria Rumori

Valeria Rumori took office as new director of the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles a few months ago. With a strong determination to build...
Italian Consulate, Orange County, Grand Italian Style, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Italians Welcome Italian Consulate to Orange County in Grand Italian Style

On January 20, 2015, at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, over 200 members of the Italian Community, families and organizations joined together to...
Dante Alighieri, divine Comedy, Inferno, Boris Acosta, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

The most faithful screen adaptation of Dante’s Inferno by Boris Acosta

On Tuesday, February 10 th , the Italian Cultural Institute in L.A. commemorated the 750 th anniversary of Dante Alighieri’s birth. However, this is...
Los Angeles, Italia Film, Fashion, Art Fest, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

The 10th Los Angeles Italia Film, Fashion, and Art Fest opened in L.A.

Anniversaries are a celebration of continuity and success, and the 10th edition of the Los Angeles Italia Film, Fashion, and Art Festival is no...
Bay Area, Italian creativity, Designers, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

From developers and manufacturers to designers and architects: shaping the Bay Area with Italian creativity

Taking a passeggiata along Columbus street in San Francisco can turn into a unique opportunity: in fact, in the way it keeps the authentic charm from...
Regional Culture, Italy, LivingItalian, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Experience Authentic Regional Culture in Italy with LivingItalian

Bill and Carol Sansone started LivingItalian in 2012, intent on sharing their years of experience living, working, and traveling independently...
Douglas Kenning, Sicilian Loremaster, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Douglas Kenning, a Sicilian Loremaster

Whether you are planning an overseas adventure to the old Kingdom of Trinacria , or simply love all things Sicilian, there is one person who can...
L’Italo-Americano, Annual Fundraising, Gala, Valentine’s Day, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

L’Italo-Americano Annual Fundraising Gala celebrated Valentine’s Day

On Saturday, February 7th, a very special event for the entire Italian community took place: L’Italo-Americano Annual Fundraising Gala Dinner...
Filippo Voltaggio, Singer, Entertainer, “Master of Changing”, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Filippo Voltaggio. Singer, Entertainer, and “Master of Changing”

We are usually attracted by people’s personality, behavior, and look. In particular, we tend to remember more easily a rude and impolite person who...
Music in the Mansion 2015, Italian soprano, Elisabetta Russo, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

"Music in the Mansion 2015" started with the concert of Italian soprano Elisabetta Russo

To host one of the most important cultural events in town, there is no better place as the Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills. On Sunday 25th, in...
Mirella Bentivoglio, Pomona College Museum of Art, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

A look at Mirella Bentivoglio’s works at the Pomona College Museum of Art

Mirella Bentivoglio, visual artist and poetess, was born in Klagenfurt, Austria, in 1922 to Italian parents: Margherita Cavalli and the scientist,...
Professor Jamiolkowski, Professor Viggiani, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Professor Jamiolkowski and Professor Viggiani: a talk with the two engineers who saved the Leaning Tower of Pisa

“ It can even incline five steps more without falling ”: the history of the Leaning Tower of Pisa is full of anecdotes and legends, which come along...
The Italian Americans, documentary, history, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

The Italian Americans: a new documentary series to shed light on our own history

“My fellow Americans, we are and always will be a nation of immigrants. We were strangers once, too.” Screenwriter, director, and producer John...
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...