Orange County

Chapman University, Italian Program, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Spotlight on Chapman University’s Italian Program

It has been said that Latin is dead. Truth be told, so is that fern on my porch after a week of scorching heat. But what is very much alive is the...
Columbus Day Celebration, Orange County, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Columbus Day Celebration, Orange County

The Orange County American Italian Renaissance Foundation (OCAIRF) together with the Italian Cultural Arts Council of the Bowers Museum; Renaissance...
Orange County, International Fair,  Italian Festival, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

OC International Fair: Eat, Drink, and Be Italian

The Italian Spirit is alive and well, and it was in full swing at the city of Orange. International Fair. This past Labor Day weekend, despite the...
In the Art of Laguna, Artist Giorgio Dimichina, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

In the Art of Laguna: Artist Giorgio Dimichina

In its heyday, Laguna Beach, a seaside city in Orange County, was il centro of a rich and flourishing artist colony. All along the Pacific Coast, “...
Art Restoration, Ardenia Capannelli, Orange County, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

OC Specialist in Art Restoration: Ardenia Capannelli - Keeping Things Bright and Beautiful

In life and in art, we treasure and often pay for what we deem most precious. Whether it be a Michelangelo or a Modigliani, your daughter’s fourth...
Order Sons of Italy, America, Local Charities, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Order Sons of Italy in America Donates Thousands to Local Charities

Order Sons of Italy in America (OSIA), Renaissance Lodge #2259, thorough its charitable organization, the Orange County American Italian Renaissance...
Bocce Ball Tournament, Aperitivo, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

All Things Italian In One Night! The Aperitivo and Bocce Ball Tournament

For the second time this year, the picturesque Marbella Country Club in San Juan Capistrano hosted a wonderful evening of all things Italian. The...
LEX ROMANA, Orange County, Italian American Lawyers, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

LEX ROMANA A Call To All Orange County Italian American Lawyers!

When Italian blood runs through your veins, sharing that passion with others is a natural part of life. Joseph D’Antony did exactly that! In 1979 he...
San Juan Capistrano, Mission, Historic Painting, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

An Historic Painting Restored in the Mission of San Juan Capistrano

In 1776, Father Junipero Serra founded what he considered the jewel of all Missions. He named the seventh Mission in California after his favorite...
The Italian Songstress, Janene Lovullo, Broadway, Orange County, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

From Broadway to the OC: The Italian Songstress, Janene Lovullo

On stage, there is little room for amateurs. Sure, on the radio, one hit wonders and digitally enhanced voices are all too common. But in front of a...
Orange County, Italian Renaissance Lodge and Foundation, UCI Birth Defects Library, Genetics Program, Italian heritage, Italian American

Orange County's Italian Renaissance Lodge and Foundation an Ongoing Contributor to UCI

On Monday, April 28, 2014, members of the Order Sons of Italy Renaissance Lodge #2259 and Orange County American Italian Renaissance Foundation met...
Life of Jim Doti, Chapman President, Economist and Italian-American, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

A Slice into the Life of Jim Doti: Chapman President, Economist and Italian-American

President Doti has no qualms about admitting how his Italian heritage has served him well as a children book author, economics professor and current...
Lat's Play Ball, The Aperitivo Evening, Bocce Ball Tournament, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Lat's Play Ball: The Aperitivo Evening and Bocce Ball Tournament

Orange County Italian Americans will bring their skill and focus for a spring evening of friendly competition transforming a beautifully manicured...
Orange County, Community Highlights, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Orange County Community Highlights in the month of May

May 8, Thurs. - Aperitivo Evening & Bocce Ball Tournament Marbella Country Club - 5:00pm - 9:30pm - Spring is in the air and it’s a perfect time...
Italian Americans, 56th Annual Swallow’s Day Parade, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Italian Americans show pride at the 56th Annual Swallow’s Day Parade

Jim Bianchi playing the accordion Jim Bianchi playing the accordion They carried banners and flags, tossed pizza, marched with Roman Soldiers, sang...